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AMAgeddon: Parts of Reddit go dark over dismissal of key admin - July 4, 2015
Key sections of online community Reddit, including one of the site's most popular drawcards, "Ask Me Anything", are being pulled from public view in protest of the alleged firing of one its key administrators. ...
Uber suspends low-cost service in France in the name of safety - July 4, 2015
Ride-sharing company halts UberPop -- the subject of riots by taxi drivers last week -- until a French court decides whether it's constitutional. ...
Solar Impulse breaks record for longest sun-powered flight - July 4, 2015
By landing safely in Hawaii after a five-day leg, the Swiss plane -- on an around-the-world trip -- also sets the record for longest solo flight by time. ...
Windows 10 gets its own Minecraft, coming July 29 - July 4, 2015
Minecraft: Windows 10 Beta Edition adds more controls and GameDVR support, and won't cost a dime for existing Minecraft PC owners. ...
Government blows heads off to make you think twice about fireworks - July 4, 2015
It's July 4, and the US Consumer Product Safety Commission wants you to be extra careful while you celebrate. ...
The meaning of life, according to Google's chatbot AI - July 3, 2015
Google's chatbot artificial intelligence has some interesting -- and not entirely illogical -- ideas about morality, philosophy and the meaning of life. ...
Build your own lightsaber with modular parts from Kickstarter - July 3, 2015
You don't have to use any force at all when building your own "Star Wars" weapon with these modular plug-and-play parts from Adaptive Saber. ...
Who wouldn't want an iPhone case that looks like a gun? - July 3, 2015
Technically Incorrect: Perhaps one of the most dangerous accessories you can buy is now available. ...
See winning National Geographic nature photos snapped by kids - July 3, 2015
Photography stars as young as 9 get their winning images displayed at the Vice President's Residence in Washington, D.C. ...
Winning National Geographic nature images shot by kids (pictures) - July 3, 2015
Young photographers see their impressive images of jelly fish, amusement park rides and wildlife chosen to go on display in Washington, D.C. ...
Stunning photo catches space station in transit over the full moon - July 3, 2015
While other eyes were on Jupiter and Venus, one photographer snapped a beautiful photo of the full moon -- complete with International Space Station. ...
The 8 best new titles from DC Comics - July 3, 2015
DC Comics has added a new range of comics to its monthly lineup, and the spate of Issue Ones makes this an ideal time for new readers to jump on-board, or for fans to pick up a new series. ...
Crave giveaway: Three Misfit Bolt color-changing LED smart bulbs - July 3, 2015
Misfit, a company known for health-tracking devices, has gotten into the lighting space with wireless LEDs you control with your mobile device. ...
Terminator: Meet the organisation trying to stop killer robots - July 3, 2015
Forget the battling T-800s of "Terminator: Genisys" -- the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots warns that the lethal machines of the future are more frighteningly close to home. ...
How Formula E can overtake F1 and help save the world - July 3, 2015
Find out why this electric racing series has a shot at becoming huge -- and how its technology could change the cars we drive for the better. ...
MasterCard app plans to let you pay for things with a selfie - July 3, 2015
A prototype biometric app can scan your face or your fingerprint to verify your identity to retailers. ...
MasterCard app will let you pay for things with a selfie - July 3, 2015
A biometric app will scan your face or your fingerprint to verify your identity. ...
Samsung NX500 full-resolution photo samples - July 3, 2015
Downloadable full-resolution photo samples for your own analysis. ...
F-U-N-D-E-D: Startups for seniors raise cash to give grandpa options - July 3, 2015
The famously youth-focused tech industry has written big checks recently to companies built around the problems of aging. ...
Apple Music, Formula E and stopping killer robots in CNET UK Podcast 439 - July 3, 2015
We give our first impressions of Apple Music and a trackside report on the future of Formula E, the all-electric racing league. Plus, we discuss real-life killer robots and a campaign to stop them. ...
The 404 Throwback Ep. 1,489: Where we get lost in the options with Reggie Watts (podcast) - July 3, 2015
Relive Jeff's hilarious interview with the one and only Reggie Watts! ...
'MythBusters' summer plans: Test 'Star Wars' Stormtroopers, blow up a boat - July 2, 2015
Hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman get set to debunk Stormtroopers' bad aim, test-fly drones, reenact construction site accidents and make a machine gun this summer. ...
Stunning photo catches the ISS in transit over the full moon - July 2, 2015
While other eyes were on Jupiter and Venus, one photographer snapped a beautiful photo of the full moon -- complete with International Space Station. ...
America challenges Japan to real-life battle of giant robots - July 2, 2015
Now that America's MegaBots and Japan's Suidobashi Heavy Industries have both built giant, pilot-controlled robots, it seems obvious what has to happen next. ...
Conan looks at Marshawn Lynch in the new Call of Duty video game - July 2, 2015
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch is trading footballs for machine guns in the Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 video game. A new "Conan" gave viewers a sneak peak of Lynch getting in the game. ...
Huge robots battling to the death? Count us in (Tomorrow Daily 202) - July 2, 2015
Khail and Ashley discuss a potential fight between two of the biggest robots they've ever seen, watch what looks like an AR version of MS Paint and enjoy a tiny car's transformation into a mini-train. #TDRoboFight ...
Aliens will look just like humans, says Cambridge professor - July 2, 2015
Technically Incorrect: Building on the principle of evolutionary convergence, an academic says it's likely that aliens will resemble us. ...
This flatworm stabs itself in the head to reproduce - July 2, 2015
When some flatworms can't find a mate, a new study says, they reproduce in a way that will make you thank the god of your choice you're not a flatworm. ...
Crave Ep. 209: Singing robot stars in new opera production - July 2, 2015
An autonomous humanoid robot named Myon currently stars in a German opera called "My Square Lady." ...
What does Steve Wozniak think of the new 'Steve Jobs' trailer? - July 2, 2015
A new extended trailer for the upcoming "Steve Jobs" biopic came out Wednesday, and while there are some pieces he says are completely false, Steve Wozniak can't wait to see the movie in theaters. ...
Prince won't stream music 4 U: Artist drops Spotify, Rdio - July 2, 2015
After Taylor Swift revived a public debate over payments to artists by streaming-music services, Prince is the next high-profile musician to pull his catalog off some Web venues. ...
What to watch on iTunes and HBO Now for July 2015 - July 2, 2015
Apple's offering some free downloads of new shows like "Scream" and "Zoo." Meanwhile, HBO is streaming some new shows for free on Facebook. ...
Snapchat update gives your finger a rest - July 2, 2015
An update to the popular messaging app doesn't require you to hold down your finger to view snaps. It also includes an extra layer of security and new ways to add friends. ...
Federal agent pleads guilty to corruption charges in Silk Road case - July 2, 2015
A former DEA agent admits to pocketing more than $100,000 worth of bitcoins that he solicited from Ross Ulbricht, founder of the online bazaar for illegal drugs. ...
This flatworm's freaky sex life will freak you out - July 2, 2015
When some flatworms can't find a mate, a new study says, they reproduce in a way that will make you thank the god of your choice you're not a flatworm. ...
'Star Wars' Battle of Endor gets the 'Real Fake History' treatment - July 2, 2015
What might have happened during the Battle of Endor if no one understood what Nien Nunb was saying? Machinima's "Real Fake History" interviews the co-pilots who could have ruined it for us all. ...
Sssssssssss! The advent of bubble wrap that doesn't pop - July 2, 2015
Technically Incorrect: The people who make bubble wrap have another version, one that your kids just can't play with anymore. ...
Yahoo tests Google-powered search results, ads - July 2, 2015
Yahoo already has a 10-year deal to use Microsoft's Bing to power some search results. The software giant can't be happy Google is eyeing its territory. ...
Windows 10 may not reach you on its July 29 launch date - July 2, 2015
With much riding on the new version of its marquee software, Microsoft opts for caution and says the Windows 10 rollout will come "in waves, slowly." ...
How photo app Polarr topped the App Store the uncommon way - July 2, 2015
Polarr opted not to build an app specifically for Apple's iOS software, instead going the less-traveled route of using more-universal Web technologies. That decision is now paying off with droves of downloads. ...
Renee James, Intel's highest-ranking woman, to depart - July 2, 2015
The move comes amid a handful of other leadership changes, with Intel Capital's head retiring and two other executives departing. ...
Chevy rolls out tiny air conditioner for your hot smartphone - July 2, 2015
Coddle your overheated smartphone with a special cool air vent built into upcoming Chevrolet vehicles. ...
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Apple fanboys' need to give company money - July 2, 2015
Technically Incorrect: The talk show host claims to reveal Apple's latest product. It costs $20 a month. But it's basically just a donation to Apple. ...
Cagedor? Artist turns Nicolas Cage into 'Game of Thrones' characters - July 2, 2015
Imagine Nicolas Cage as a bunch of characters on "Game of Thrones." This Redditor thinks the actor would make a fine Hodor, Jon Snow or Brienne of Tarth. ...
Nicolas Cage as your favorite 'Game of Thrones' characters (pictures) - July 2, 2015
A Reddit user releases an image gallery showing the wacky actor Nicolas Cage as "Game of Thrones" characters. You'll never look at Littlefinger the same way again. ...
UK's biggest tech retailer joins forces with Sprint to open 500 stores in US - July 2, 2015
A joint venture between Dixons Carphone and Sprint will expand the carrier's retail operation in the US. ...
'Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp' is wet, hot and NSFW - July 2, 2015
The latest Netflix original series camps out with an all-star cast including Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler, Bradley Cooper, Elizabeth Banks, Jon Hamm and Weird Al. ...
Apple's new iBooks aim to help you with iOS 8.4, Apple Music - July 2, 2015
Need help with Apple Music and the other new features introduced in iOS 8.4? Apple has you covered with a new series of user guides. ...
'Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp' is wet, hot, NSFW - July 2, 2015
The latest Netflix original series camps out with an all-star cast including Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler, Bradley Cooper, Elizabeth Banks, Jon Hamm and Weird Al. ...
iTunes users hit stumbling blocks with arrival of Apple Music - July 2, 2015
Some people are complaining because they can no longer share music to their iOS devices, while others say the iCloud Music Library is making a mess of their local iTunes library. ...