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Stephen Colbert's bittersweet 'Hunger Games' farewell to Cruz, Kasich - CNET - May 5, 2016
Technically Incorrect: With only one Republican left standing, the talk show host gives his traditional goodbye. But then Donald Trump joins him.
Your next Lyft driver may be in a GM self-driving car - Roadshow - May 5, 2016
General Motors and Lyft reportedly plan to test self-driving electric taxis on public roads within a year.
eBay boosts its big-data brain with Expertmaker buy - CNET - May 5, 2016
Expertmaker's AI and machine-learning software could help eBay organize its 900 million listings.
All your passwords are pretty much useless (The 3:59, Ep. 40) - CNET - May 5, 2016
A hacker gave away millions of account credentials just for a little praise, proving that passwords are too easy to steal.
Donald Trump: The president to take us to Mars? - CNET - May 5, 2016
Believe it or not, Republican Donald Trump may be the presidential candidate that would get humans to the Red Planet sooner rather than later.
Your next Lyft driver may be in a GM self-driving car - CNET - May 5, 2016
General Motors and Lyft reportedly plan to test self-driving electric taxis on public roads within a year.
Forging Fury's Sword from Call of Duty Black Ops - CNET - May 5, 2016
Watch the team from Baltimore Knife and Sword build Fury's Sword from Call of Duty Black Ops III in the new Man at Arms video.
A hashtag claims Airbnb racism is real, and Harvard study agrees - CNET - May 5, 2016
People are using the hashtag #AirbnbWhileBlack to highlight a problem with the sharing economy.
Deadpool spoofs Viagra commercials to celebrate Blu-ray release - CNET - May 5, 2016
Are you healthy enough for "Deadpool" on Blu-ray? The Merc with the Mouth asks the hard questions ahead of the hit film's Blu-ray appearance.
Supposed Bitcoin creator Craig Wright won't provide proof that he ever created Bitcoin - CNET - May 5, 2016
Turns out there will be no "extraordinary proof" after all.
Apple Music makeover may add lyrics, black-and-white design - CNET - May 5, 2016
Larger album art, more 3D Touch previews, and other changes could be on tap as a response to complaints about the streaming-music service's layout and navigation.
World Password Day: Here are 4 tips for staying safe online - CNET - May 5, 2016
You can try a little harder than "12345" and "password" -- so do it.
Where did Planet Nine come from? - CNET - May 5, 2016
There's a mysterious ninth planet orbiting unseen in the far reaches in our solar system, and it's baffling scientists.
Melissa McCarthy didn't get 'Ghostbusters' reboot trailer - CNET - May 5, 2016
The preview for the new "Ghostbusters" flick didn't win over YouTube, and even has the film's own stars unimpressed.
Amazon inks deal to lease 20 more airplanes - CNET - May 5, 2016
The agreement with Atlas Air Worldiwide comes soon after a similar deal with Air Transport Services, another aircraft operator.
New Doom trailer feels even more like hell meets Halo - CNET - May 5, 2016
The latest space nightmare begins next week.
Tesla's 75-kWh Model S battery isn't new, it's been here the whole time* - Roadshow - May 5, 2016
*Apparently, Tesla's been using the larger battery since the Model S refresh rolled out, but buyers can't access its full potential without paying more.
Watch out Siri, Cortana and Alexa, here comes Viv - CNET - May 5, 2016
The team that built Siri and then sold it to Apple has created what it believes is a more sophisticated voice assistant that can handle a wider range of tasks than any of today's options.
Stick it to The Man: Cars that still offer a manual transmission in 2016 - Roadshow - May 5, 2016
Some you might be familiar with, some you might not, but no matter what folks are telling you, it's still possible to find a stick shift in nearly every segment.
New Doom game trailer launches, feeling even more like hell meets Halo - CNET - May 5, 2016
The latest space nightmare begins next week.
Microsoft Windows 10 is now on 300 million screens - CNET - May 5, 2016
Don't forget, the deadline to upgrade for free is coming soon.
Ford drops $182M into Pivotal, the company behind FordPass - Roadshow - May 5, 2016
The automaker's contribution comprises the majority of a $253 million round of financing for the software developer.
Microsoft software update breaks Windows 7 on some PCs - CNET - May 5, 2016
A certain patch prevents Windows 7 PCs with specific types of motherboards from booting.
Kentucky Derby Day shows its tech side - CNET - May 5, 2016
From CNET Magazine: Technology helps bring fans closer to the action on the track for the 142nd running of the race this Saturday at Churchill Downs.
Jeremy Clarkson says he's getting paid for 'Top Gear' even though he's not in it - CNET - May 5, 2016
Clarkson and chums James May and Richard Hammond are preparing a rival show for Amazon, but they're running out of time to think of a name.
Jeremy Clarkson says he's getting paid for 'Top Gear' even though he's not in it - Roadshow - May 5, 2016
Clarkson and chums James May and Richard Hammond are preparing a rival show for Amazon, but they're running out of time to think of a name.
Star Ted? Seth MacFarlane boldly goes to space in sci-fi comedy drama - CNET - May 5, 2016
There's a million ways to die in space for the new show coming in 2017.
Power up your feet with these Nintendo Vans sneakers - CNET - May 5, 2016
A sneaker leak reveals shoes decorated with iconic Nintendo characters including Mario, Princess Peach, Donkey Kong and Link.
LAPD cracks locked iPhone in murder case - CNET - May 5, 2016
In the latest case of law enforcement taking on smartphone security, cops have hacked an iPhone crucial to the trial of "The Shield" star Michael Jace.
Uber picks up former lawmakers for a smoother ride with governments - CNET - May 5, 2016
The ridesharing app's new public policy advisory board includes an ex-US Secretary of Transport and Europe's former digital czar.
VR headsets can be used to help cure paranoia, study shows - CNET - May 5, 2016
We're just now learning about the wonders of virtual reality, and a new study from Oxford University is showing a medicinal side to the tech platform.
Cops make Facebook plea for customers to stop calling alleged drug dealer's phone - CNET - May 5, 2016
Technically Incorrect: Police in Ohio are frustrated that locals keep calling the phone of an alleged drug dealer they've arrested to ask for drugs. They say it's interfering with their investigation.
'Batman: The Killing Joke' animated film to burst your sides from July - CNET - May 5, 2016
The animated adaptation of the classic Batman comic will be released digitally on July 23 and on Blu-ray in early August.
Hillary Clinton uses social media to launch aggressive ads against Trump - CNET - May 5, 2016
Technically Incorrect: The day after Donald Trump wins in Indiana and becomes the presumptive Republican nominee, his likely Democratic opponent goes straight to Twitter and Facebook to attack his very being.
You can now #save your Periscope streams (for more than 24 hours) - CNET - May 5, 2016
The Twitter-owned live broadcaster has introduced the new function likely to compete with Facebook Live.
Backpack sports phone charger, anti-theft locker and hidden pockets - CNET - May 5, 2016
A new product being funded on Indigogo comes amazingly close to letting you pack your life into a bag.
New backpack comes with phone charger, an anti-theft locker and hidden pockets for days - CNET - May 4, 2016
A new product being funded on Indigogo comes amazingly close to letting you pack your life into a bag.
Watch the White House Star Wars Day Dance Party - CNET - May 4, 2016
President Barack Obama and the first lady strut their stuff with R2-D2 and a few Stormtroopers in honor of Star Wars Day on May the 4th.
KFC's finger-lickin' good nail polish tastes like fried chicken - CNET - May 4, 2016
Choose from original recipe or hot-and-spicy for your meaty manicure. It's a real thing -- a real, gross thing.
Man buns may hit Westeros (yay?) with Jon Snow haircut - CNET - May 4, 2016
Rest easy. The biggest "Game of Thrones" mystery has been solved, and the whole Internet is a lie.
Apple Music too messy? Makeover may come soon for WWDC - CNET - May 4, 2016
The paid music-streaming service may be getting a cleaner look in time for the June developers' conference, while rival Spotify rolls out a new look this week. Also, Hulu plans to stream live TV in a cord-cutting bundle.
Man buns hit Westeros (yay!) with Jon Snow haircut - CNET - May 4, 2016
Rest easy. The biggest "Game of Thrones" mystery has been solved, and the whole Internet is a lie.
Elon Musk says production deadline for Model 3 'impossible' - Roadshow - May 4, 2016
During Tesla's Q1 2016 earnings call, CEO Elon Musk set a deadline of July 1, 2017, to begin Model 3 production, then said that would likely be an impossible goal to meet.
Here's what it takes to find out who is the fastest wireless carrier - CNET - May 4, 2016
Carriers are always spouting numbers and stats that "prove" they have the best network. CNET rides along with RootMetrics for a day to see what it takes to get the real answers.
You can now experiment with cloud quantum computing (Tomorrow Daily 359) - CNET - May 4, 2016
IBM launches a 5-qubit quantum computing simulation in the cloud; also, one man's quest to build a robotic tongue for licking his computer screen.
Bondia, Jamesbondia: This plant likes its martinis shaken, not stirred - CNET - May 4, 2016
The name made famous by Ian Fleming now lives on in a Caribbean flowering plant that no doubt has a license to kill.
Elon Musk says production deadline for Model 3 "impossible" - Roadshow - May 4, 2016
During Tesla's Q1 2016 earnings call, CEO Elon Musk set a deadline of July 1, 2016 to begin Model 3 production, then said that would likely be an impossible goal to meet.
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare offers 'unprecedented' value, Activision says - CNET - May 4, 2016
"I think what we're giving to the community this year is frankly unprecedented in Call of Duty history."
Hacker trades 272 million passwords for social media likes - CNET - May 4, 2016
Security researchers find a hacker bragging online that he'd amassed a mountain of passwords. And he didn't want much in return for them.
Automakers to recall another 35 to 40 million Takata airbag inflators - Roadshow - May 4, 2016
This shit never stops, does it?