PopMuse: IT, Software and Hardware http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2020 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Amazon reportedly plans summer sale for June 22 to lift sales hurt by coronavirus - CNET https://www.cnet.com/news/amazon-reportedly-plans-summer-sale-for-june-22-to-lift-sales-hurt-by-coronavirus/#ftag=CAD590a51e https://www.cnet.com/news/amazon-reportedly-plans-summer-sale-for-june-22-to-lift-sales-hurt-by-coronavirus/#ftag=CAD590a51e Wed, 03 Jun 2020 04:02:02 UTC Steven Musil at CNET News The event could last seven to 10 days, according to a notice to sellers seen by CNBC. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Michael B. 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But Pao isn't having it. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Zuckerberg defends Facebook's hands-off response to Trump's controversial post, report says - CNET https://www.cnet.com/news/zuckerberg-defends-facebooks-hands-off-response-to-trumps-controversial-posts-report-says/#ftag=CAD590a51e https://www.cnet.com/news/zuckerberg-defends-facebooks-hands-off-response-to-trumps-controversial-posts-report-says/#ftag=CAD590a51e Tue, 02 Jun 2020 23:36:00 UTC Queenie Wong at CNET News Unlike Twitter, Facebook didn't take any action against a post that employees say could incite violence. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Blackout Tuesday: Protest against George Floyd's death spreads far beyond music - CNET https://www.cnet.com/news/blackout-tuesday-protest-against-george-floyds-death-spreads-far-beyond-music/#ftag=CAD590a51e https://www.cnet.com/news/blackout-tuesday-protest-against-george-floyds-death-spreads-far-beyond-music/#ftag=CAD590a51e Tue, 02 Jun 2020 23:29:00 UTC Gael Fashingbauer Cooper at CNET News Mick Jagger, LeBron James and Tiffany Trump are among those filling social media with black boxes, messages of support and calls to donate to civil rights organizations. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Porsche 911 Targa 4S Heritage Design Edition turns back time - Roadshow https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/pictures/porsche-911-targa-4s-heritage-design-edition-price/#ftag=CAD590a51e https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/pictures/porsche-911-targa-4s-heritage-design-edition-price/#ftag=CAD590a51e Tue, 02 Jun 2020 22:01:03 UTC Sean Szymkowski at CNET News Cherry Metallic, gold badges: It's still the 1950s when it comes to this special edition. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ 2021 BMW 4 Series revealed with controversial grille, mild-hybrid tech - Roadshow https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/2021-bmw-4-series-coupe-revealed/#ftag=CAD590a51e https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/2021-bmw-4-series-coupe-revealed/#ftag=CAD590a51e Tue, 02 Jun 2020 21:51:00 UTC Steven Ewing at CNET News With its turbocharged engines, luxurious appointments and robust in-car and driver-assistance tech, BMW's new 4 Series proves it's what's behind that grille that counts. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ No, the 4 Series' huge grille won't proliferate across BMW's lineup - Roadshow https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/2021-bmw-4-series-grille-design/#ftag=CAD590a51e https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/2021-bmw-4-series-grille-design/#ftag=CAD590a51e Tue, 02 Jun 2020 21:48:34 UTC Steven Ewing at CNET News BMW's head of design, Domagoj Dukec, said the company wanted the 4 Series to have "a very particular kidney." http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/