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10 things in tech you need to know today (AMZN, T, TWX, GOOG)

Good morning! Here's the technology news you need to know this morning.

1. Amazon launched a cloud computing service for the CIA and other intelligence agencies. Secret Region is an Amazon Web Services product that's allowed to handle material that is classified at the "secret" level.

2. The FCC is reportedly planning a total repeal of net neutrality rules. Politico reports that the US organisation will today reveal a plan to remove net neutrality regulations, with a vote planned in December.

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Get ready for Thanksgiving with the 10 best cooking channels on YouTube

The biggest food holiday of the year is nearly upon us!

With just a few days to go until Thanksgiving, I've been practicing my annual tradition of marathon-watching cooking shows as inspiration. Unlike years past where I might've tuned in to the Food Network or some such, these days all the best cooking shows are online. 

Whether you're Binging with Babish, watching Matty Matheson scream around a kitchen, or going traditional with Julia Child, there are plenty of great options on YouTube right now to get you ready for the big day.

These are my favorites!

1. Food Wishes

Chef John's Food Wishes is my personal favorite YouTube channel about cooking. Not only does he have years of experience with cooking, but he's a hilariously quirky man. 


Uber is donating $1 million in cash and free rides to Meals on Wheels

Uber announced Monday it is partnering with Meals on Wheels America. The app-based taxi company said it will donate $1 million over the next two years to the organization, including the cost of promotional codes that will allow Meals on Wheels volunteers to get free rides when they are out on deliveries. Uber employees will also volunteer at Meals on Wheels affiliates across the country.

Uber is teaming up with Meals on Wheels America as part of a two-year charitable partnership.

As part of the deal announced Monday, Uber is donating $1 million in cash and and rides to the charity, which delivers free meals to those in need. Uber employees will also be volunteering with Meals on Wheels.


AT&T will face an antitrust lawsuit over its $84.5 billion Time Warner deal

The US Department of Justice filed an antitrust lawsuit seeking to block AT&T's acquisition of Time Warner. The news of the lawsuit follows reports that the department demanded AT&T and Time Warner sell Turner Broadcasting, which includes CNN.

AT&T's rocky quest to complete its acquisition of Time Warner just hit another speed bump.

The US Department of Justice sued to block the company's $84.5 billion takeover of Time Warner.


This enormous national lab helped give birth to the nuclear age — here's what's going on inside now

LEMONT, Illinois — I thought my first visit to a Department of Energy lab would be reminiscent of the Hawkins National Laboratory, the top-secret facility depicted in "Stranger Things."

The Argonne National Laboratory, founded in 1946, is roughly 30 miles from downtown Chicago in Lemont, Illinois. It grew out of the Manhattan Project at the University of Chicago, which resulted in the development of the atomic bomb. 

I recently toured the facility, and though I didn't find any demogorgons or teens with telekinetic abilities, I watched scientists work with sponges that can soak up oil and longer-lasting next-generation batteries.


Elon Musk hints that upgraded Roadster could be able to 'fly short hops' (TSLA)

Tesla will offer a special upgrade package for its new Roadster. The upgrade package could include rocket technology that enables the car to "fly short hops," CEO Elon Musk said.  The new Roadster begins pricing at $200,000. 

Tesla's new Roadster may have an unprecedented feature. 

Last Thursday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveiled the next-generation Roadster at a press event. With a 0-60 mph time of just 1.9 seconds, the base model of the car is crazy quick. But Musk said on Sunday that there will be a special upgrade package that would take the car to the "next level."


8 photos of the Tu-160M2, the new long-range super bomber that Russia just unveiled

Russia unveiled its new Tu-160M2 Blackjack long-range super bomber on Thursday — an upgrade to the Tu-160M and original Tu-160, according to The Drive.

"While ostensibly an improved variant of the Soviet-era Tu-160, the Tu-160M2 is a new bomber in all but name," Russian media said, according to The Aviationist.

The new Blackjack is expected to make its maiden flight in 2018 and go into mass production in 2021.

Its full capabilities are therefore still unknown — but here's what we know so far:

Russia unveiled the new Tu-160M2 White Swan — codenamed Blackjack by NATO — on Thursday.

8 women reportedly come forward with sexual harassment allegations against TV legend Charlie Rose

Eight women have come forward with sexual harassment allegations against TV legend Charlie Rose, three of the eight on the record, according to a report in The Washington Post.

The allegations include lewd calls, groping and nudity, according to the report:

"Five described Rose putting his hand on their legs, sometimes their upper thigh, in what they perceived as a test to gauge their reactions. Two said that while they were working for Rose at his residences or were traveling with him on business, he emerged from the shower and walked naked in front of them. One said he groped her buttocks at a staff party."


19 powerful men in politics and media accused of sexual misconduct in the wake of Harvey Weinstein

Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein fell from his lofty pedestal atop the entertainment industry in October after more than 80 women accused him of varying degrees of sexual misconduct.

Since the accusations against Weinstein came to light, the floodgates have opened and scores of women have come out with allegations against some of the most powerful figures in media and politics.


29 ways you're annoying everyone in the office

Everyone has bad workplace habits Whether you realize it or not, they could be driving your coworkers nuts. You're best avoiding certain habits at work, like eating smelly food at your desk or talking politics.

Americans with full-time jobs spend about a third of their weekdays at work.

So it's understandable that in all that time you spend around your coworkers and bosses, you're bound to let a bad habit or two slip.

Many of these office faux pas, however, may be avoided — you just need to know what it is that drives everyone around you nuts.

For the sake of your office compatriots, take a moment to remind yourself what behavior at work may be negatively affecting others.

Showing up late to work

"Punctuality is critical," says Rosalinda Oropeza Randall, an