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Trump refers to nonexistent Swedish incident, internet's jaw drops - CNET - Feb 19, 2017
Commentary: In Sweden, they're frantically seeking a supposed major incident that happened there. No Swede knows about it, but the US president does.
Lego BrickHeadz Batman and Robin want collectible superfans to build them - CNET - Feb 19, 2017
Lego's bigger-than-minifigure figures are focused on big characters at small scale.
Apple reportedly nabs Israeli facial recognition startup - CNET - Feb 19, 2017
With RealFace's technology, users are authenticated by simply showing their mugs. Perhaps Apple will use it in an upcoming iPhone.
Amazon lowers minimum for free shipping to $35 - CNET - Feb 19, 2017
The retail giant matches Walmart by offering free two-day shipping to shoppers who spend more than $35. The threshold used to be $49.
NBA head: Player's flat Earth tease was commentary on fake news - CNET - Feb 19, 2017
Commentary: Before the NBA All-Star Game, Adam Silver explains what he believes Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving was doing by suggesting the Earth is flat.
Google is finally taking fitness seriously with Android Wear 2.0 - CNET - Feb 19, 2017
It won't replace a Fitbit, but there is still a lot it does well.
NBA star Aaron Gordon looks to app to stay Lucid - CNET - Feb 19, 2017
The high-flying slam dunker says his success is partly due to a mental-training app that keeps him grounded.
SpaceX launch heaps new history on top of old in major first - CNET - Feb 19, 2017
The commercial space company is now in charge of the historic launch pad that sent astronauts to the moon and hosted the shuttle program for years.
Next 'Purge' movie will be born on the Fourth of July - CNET - Feb 19, 2017
The creator of the dystopian horror series has said the fourth film will explain how America came to accept the 12 hours of lawlessness.
Lego BrickHeadz Batman and Robin go for collectible superfans (unboxed) - CNET - Feb 19, 2017
Lego's bigger-than-minifigure figures are focused on big characters at small scale.
The renter's guide to smart-home tech - CNET - Feb 19, 2017
Don't let not owning a home stop you from taking advantage of smart-home tech.
You can now fly a toy drone with just hand gestures - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
The Aura quadcopter ditches a traditional stick controller or smartphone for a glove that lets you fly with a wave of your hand.
NBA star Kyrie Irving believes Earth is flat - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
Commentary: On a podcast, the Cleveland Cavaliers point guard suggests people should do their own research.
Who's yer daddy? James Earl Jones back as Mufasa of 'Lion King' - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
Fans just can't wait for the actor with the booming voice to return to Pride Rock in the upcoming remake.
Logan's high points: Wolverine's films, ranked - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
"Logan" is already being praised as Hugh Jackman's best outing as X-Men hero Wolverine. Before it hits screens, we rank the competition.
Stephen King's creepy 'Castle Rock' coming to life on Hulu - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
It's like horror-fan Christmas! A mysterious teaser hints at an upcoming anthology series set in King's spooky Maine town.
ZOMG! 1990s favorite Zima is about to make a zomeback - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
Throw on that Hypercolor T-shirt and dance the Macarena. One of the weirdest icons of the 1990s is heading back to stores.
Dreaming of a new 787 - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
Boeing's newest Dreamliner aircraft, the 787-10, made its debut this week at the company's factory in South Carolina.
'Hidden Figures' and the true NASA stories behind the movie - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
NASA's chief historian explains the real events that inspired the inspirational Oscar-nominated film.
Historic SpaceX launch scuttled, reset for Sunday - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
Elon Musk's rocket company had to put off sending snacks to the International Space Station and simultaneously opening a new chapter in space history.
Teddy Ruxpin is back and storytime just got more cuddly - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
The beloved bear from the '80s has returned with new animated eyes and touch sensors -- but he sounds the same as you remember.
The iPhone 8 may feature a MacBook-like Touch Bar - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
The latest report suggests the lower portion of the screen will reserved for virtual buttons.
Facebook is going live on NBA All-Star weekend - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
NBA and Turner Sports are teaming up to show NBA All-Star festivities on Facebook Live.
BeatsX are the workout headphones I never knew I needed - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
Apple's new earphones stayed around my neck all day and I'm going to have a hard time letting them go. But there's one thing I just can't come to terms with.
Historic SpaceX launch scuttled, re-set for Sunday - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
Elon Musk's rocket company had to put off sending snacks to the International Space Station and simultaneously opening a new chapter in space history by one day.
The BeatsX are the workout headphones I never knew I needed - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
Apple's new earphones stayed around my neck all day and I'm going to have a hard time letting them go... But there's one thing I just can't come to terms with.
Gasp! Time to ditch my grandfathered unlimited data plan? - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
Is Verizon's new unlimited plan tantalizing enough to make the switch? CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers some advice.
New 'Twin Peaks' teasers bring back dark memories - CNET - Feb 18, 2017
Trailers for the return of David Lynch's cult show revisit horrifying moments for Laura Palmer and Agent Dale Cooper.
Can 3D-printed coral save the world's reefs? - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
Jacques Cousteau's grandson Fabien plans to use synthetic coral reefs in a new effort toward marine conservation.
Facebook Live hosts an interactive telenovela - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
You could choose what was going to happen next in the Spanish soap opera by hitting the buttons you usually use to like, laugh at or love something.
Trump tweets media is 'enemy of the American people' - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
Commentary: In a curious tweet -- deleted and re-posted with more media specifically named -- the president expresses his full feelings for the media.
How to buy a smartwatch or fitness tracker in 2017 - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
There's a truckload of fitness trackers and smartwatches to choose from. Here's how to find the one that's right for you.
Softbank and T-Mobile reportedly trying again for merger - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
To do that, Softbank would be willing to give up control of Sprint, the fourth-largest wireless carrier in the US, according to a Reuters report.
This hologram Barbie can tell you to brush your teeth - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
This fully animated Barbie can sit on a nightstand like a fairy, waiting on your child's commands.
Chevrolet will build thousands of autonomous Bolt EVs, report says - Roadshow - Feb 17, 2017
If it happens, it would be the largest self-driving deployment of its kind.
The fifth-gen Apple TV will get 4K! ... Is that it? (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy, Ep. 72) - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
Apple's WWDC heads back to San Jose for the first time since 2002. Plus, the Apple TV has lost its identity, and the iPhone 8 will get wireless charging.​
See Jimmy Fallon's viral spoof of Trump's press conference - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
Commentary: Fallon's Trump insists he and Elon Musk are working on a secret project.
Apple slams PCs in new iPad Pro ad campaign - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
Commentary: Can you believe that Cupertino is bashing PCs again? It is, on behalf of its high-end tablet.
Ford remakes classic car film 'Rendez-vous' in 360 degrees - Roadshow - Feb 17, 2017
But is it really a remake of "Rendez-vous" if you close the roads and do it all legally?
The fifth-gen Apple TV will get 4K! ...Is that it? (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy, Ep. 72) - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
Apple's WWDC heads back to San Jose for the first time since 2002. Plus, the Apple TV has lost its identity and the iPhone 8 will get wireless charging.​
You can get a sous vide for $100 and $2 Philips LED light bulbs right now - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
From Home Deals: The best deals on appliances, smart home and kitchen goods.
'Archer' season 7 hits Hulu in March 2017 - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
Because you can never have enough Sterling Archer, the complete seventh season arrives online.
Congressman calls for probe into Trump's use of Android phone - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
In a letter to the House Oversight Committee, a Democrat from Los Angeles worries hackers could hijack Trump's "prized Twitter account" through the personal phone he reportedly chooses to use.
Congressman pushes for investigation on Trump's Android phone - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
In a letter to House Oversight Committee, a Democrat from Los Angeles says hackers can gain access to Trump's "prized Twitter account."
Police pull python playing mechanic from under the hood - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
Who you gonna call when the exterminator isn't available? Florida cops were happy to wrestle with a slippery, slithery suspect.
Yes, a bird can eat an alligator - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
A large, hungry wading bird chooses an unusual snack as a wildlife photographer catches the moment on video.
Snap finally releases a how to use Snapchat video - CNET - Feb 17, 2017
It's the user manual bewildered new and prospective users (and parents!) have been waiting for.
New Lotus one-off pays homage to James Bond's Esprit spy car - Roadshow - Feb 17, 2017
Because who doesn't want to drive around humming the Bond theme?
James Bond's Lotus Esprit reimagined as Evora Sport 410 - Roadshow - Feb 17, 2017
If you've seen "The Spy Who Loved Me," you should recognize this Evora.
Lamborghini teases 'forged composites' for Huracan Performante - Roadshow - Feb 17, 2017
If you're going to invent a material, you'll probably want to show it off a bit.