9 great reads from CNET this week

Oh my. A holiday-shortened week (at least in the US) didn’t slow the news cycle. Civil rights groups called for the firing of a senior Facebook executive. NASA began reviewing policies at Elon Musk’s SpaceX after the executive puffed on a fatty during a livestream. And the FCC took another swipe at robocalls and spam

If you missed anything, here’s your chance to catch up.

Prepare to die. Virtually.

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The social network’s executives have come under fire.

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Bye-bye, Bug.

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Only one survived.

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OpenROV

It’s been two decades of stellar success.

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The deal pulls the rug out from under many Amazon merchants.

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So let’s unpack as much as possible from Harry Potter’s complicated world.

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We head to Mallorca, Spain, to experience the E-Tron FE05.

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Let’s Go Pikachu took me on a nostalgia trip that hit me like a freight train.

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