Samsung expects first-quarter profit to soar 44% – CNET

Samsung ‘s Galaxy S21 lineup may have boosted first-quarter earnings. Sarah Tew/CNET Samsung expects a healthy jump in its first-quarter profit, probably due to strong demand for computers and home appliances during the pandemic. The Korean electronics giant said Tuesday its profit for the three-month period ended March 31 would come in at about 9.3 trillion won ($8.3 billion), an […]

PS5 restock: Availability at Best Buy, GameStop, Amazon, Walmart and other retailers – CNET

The shortages that have plagued Sony’s PlayStation 5 since the November launch haven’t improved much over the last few months as demand continues to outpace supply, which has frustrated many would-be customers. The PS5 was recently named the fastest-selling console in US history. As of April 6, the PS5 remains sold out at every major retailer, including Amazon, Best Buy, GameStop, […]

The 23 best films to stream on Amazon Prime Video – CNET

While clicking through Amazon Prime Video, you’ve probably come across a handful of Amazon original movies. They can be hit and miss, but some of them are surprising gems. Amazon snaps up movies like Manchester by the Sea to show in the US, but it also nabs worldwide rights to originals perfect for a night in with a smaller screen. Hopefully […]

The 39 best films to stream on Netflix – CNET

If you’re stuck in the endless Netflix scroll, hopefully this list will help you decide what to watch. Netflix occasionally brings in big directors like David Fincher to serve up originals that make it all the way to the Oscars. But it’s also got an abundance of smaller stories perfect for a modestly sized screen. Fingers crossed you’ll find something here […]

Bezos supports Biden's infrastructure push, corporate tax rate increase – CNET

Jeff Bezos testified remotely before the House Judiciary Committee in July 2020. His support of a bipartisan infrastructure deal comes as the company faces scrutiny for potential antitrust violations and treatment of employees. Getty Images Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos issued a statement Tuesday supporting President Joe Biden’s push for an infrastructure bill, and called on Congress to work with his […]

US considers boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics in 2022 – CNET

The games are set to begin in February.  Kevin Frayer/Getty Images The US is considering a potential boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, a State Department spokesperson told reporters Tuesday. The winter games are set to begin in February.  State Department spokesperson Ned Price told reporters that a joint boycott with allied nations on board “is something we […]