The Big Picture
The Big Picture is a CNET News.com special feature, connecting the dots between stories, companies, and topics within the News.com site.
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Navigation Click on a bubble to center the display on that story, topic or company. New connections will be exposed with your selected story, topic or company as the focal point.
Get the story Hover over a bubble to get a link to the story, topic or company. For stories, the publication date is shown.
Simplify the display At the bottom of the display is a menu, where you may select whether you want to see stories, topics and companies all at once, or individually.
Size matters The size of the story bubbles reflects the popularity of that story with News.com readers over time.
How it works For every story published, News.com editors and reporters included relevant links to other News.com stories. In addition, News.com highlights the important companies that appear in a story as well as attach appropriate topics to each story.
This feature was developed in collaboration with Liveplasma.com.