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What makes Watch Dogs 2 more lighthearted and creative than the first - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Director Danny Belanger discusses the sequel's new direction while addressing concerns from the past, such as hype and the aging structure of Ubisoft's past open-world games.
Disney reportedly eyes Twitter for potential buyout - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
The media powerhouse may be the latest company to go after Twitter, Bloomberg News reports. That could pit Disney against Google and Salesforce.
Where Clinton, Trump stand on 7 big tech issues - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Ahead of Monday's debate, we look at how the candidates stack up on cybersecurity, privacy, STEM and other topics affecting tech.
Titanfall 2: Higher frame rates not ruled out for PC - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
There were some problems with "incredibly high frame rates" during testing, however.
Why you shouldn't get excited about 4K and HDR gaming, at least not yet - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
The new PS4 Pro and Xbox One S game consoles finally bring us into the era of high-resolution 4K and high dynamic range gaming. But just barely.
Legos flushed by Brits alone could build a world-record tower - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
You don't even want to know how many Barbie dolls were turned into Sewer Swim Mermaids.
PlayStation Vita came 'too late,' former Sony exec says - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Jack Tretton, former CEO of SCEA: "The world has shifted to portable devices that aren't dedicated gaming machines."
Seeing stars: My magical weekend in a dark, dark place - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
A camping trip turns into an unexpectedly celestial weekend of Milky Way-soaked stargazing in a place with very little light pollution.
Stargazing on an old cowboy trail (pictures) - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Welcome to the darkness of Datil, New Mexico, a remote town bordered by a radio observatory and topped by a nighttime light show of spectacular stars.
Steam store overhaul reportedly coming soon with these changes - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Valve is supposedly planning to launch a new update for the service with some big changes.
Hate both US presidential candidates? There's a campaign sign for that - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Not down with Donald Trump, or happy about Hillary Clinton? Maybe you just want a giant meteor to crush us all.
Water plumes could be making it rain on Jupiter moon Europa - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
NASA's Hubble telescope may have spotted water plumes. That could make it much easier to sample Europa's supposed subsurface ocean, where we just might find the building blocks for life.
Snapchat from your face, get health advice from Apple (CNET Update) - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
The next evolution of wearable tech involves sunglasses with video cameras and watches with a doctor's diagnoses. CNET Update explores Snapchat Spectacles and Apple's reported plans for HealthKit.
Hate both presidential candidates? There's a campaign sign for that - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Not down with Donald Trump, or happy about Hillary Clinton? Maybe you just want a giant meteor to crush us all.
Red-light runner positively creams Google's self-driving Lexus - Roadshow - Sept 26, 2016
Once again, human error claims the life of another defenseless robot.
Apple HealthKit reportedly to shift from tracking to diagnosis - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Apple wants HealthKit to become the central medical analysis tool that doctors and patients have been waiting for, according to Bloomberg.
Google said to debut Android-Chrome OS hybrid on new laptop, tablet - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
The combined operating system, called Andromeda, will reportedly launch on a Huawei Nexus tablet and a "Pixel" laptop.
Samsung calls dibs on Department of Energy's screen coatings - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Electronics giant licenses a superhydrophobic film for glass screens developed by the Oak Ridge National Laboratory that's supposed to repel water, reduce light reflection and resist fingerprints and smudges.
Mapping company Here will let drivers use maps from competing automakers - Roadshow - Sept 26, 2016
Automakers working together for the common good is a welcome, albeit rare, sight.
Watch the Trump-Clinton debate, or football, for free via Sling TV - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
The streaming service's free 18-hour trial runs through tonight's presidential debate, as well as the Monday Night Football game on ESPN. You don't even need a credit card.
Do Snapchat Spectacles look dumber than Google Glass? (The 3:59, Ep. 112) - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
We also talk about Hillary Clinton's big selfie moment and where to watch the presidential debate.
McLaren built an affordable, electric P1, but you won't fit in it - Roadshow - Sept 26, 2016
This should rustle some jimmies at Tesla and Radio Flyer.
Register to vote, the Google Doodle way - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
The search engine giant wants to get you set up to get to the ballot box.
Watch the Trump-Clinton debate, or football, for free tonight via Sling TV - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
The streaming service's free 18-hour trial runs through tonight's presidential debate, as well as the Monday Night Football game on ESPN. You don't even need a credit card.
Matt LeBlanc returns to helm season 2 of the new 'Top Gear' - Roadshow - Sept 26, 2016
I won't lie, I'm not going to miss Chris Evans.
China's version of Uber makes big bet on bike sharing - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Ride-sharing company Didi Chuxing says it has invested "tens of millions of US dollars" in Ofo, China's largest bicycle-sharing platform.
Roku unveils five new streaming boxes with prices as low as $30 - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
The $30 Roku Express is even cheaper than Google Chromecast, and actually includes a remote, while higher-end Premiere and Ultra boxes sport 4K and HDR video.
What's streaming on Amazon for October 2016 - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2" joins the quartet of "Lethal Weapon" movies and "Secretary" in October.
Researchers put urine in a backpack, ride rollercoaster for science - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Weeeeee!!!
Watch the Trump Clinton debate, or football, for free tonight via Sling TV - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
The live TV streaming service's free 18-hour trial is available now and runs through tonight's presidential debate, as well as the Monday Night Football game on ESPN. You don't even need a credit card.
Renault-Nissan and Microsoft team up for connected-car push - Roadshow - Sept 26, 2016
The automaker will use Microsoft's Azure platform to add connectivity as the industry gets closer to self-driving cars being the norm.
Astonishing pic of Hillary Clinton shows what we've become - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Technically Incorrect: Posted on Twitter by the design lead for Hillary for America, this will surely be one of the iconic images of our age.
The great debate: Clinton vs. Trump? Or best pancake topping? - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Social Cues: Even National Pancake Day couldn't top Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton's faceoff on social media.
Snapchat Spectacles, glasses with a camera, coming this fall - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Snapchat gets a new name, Snap Inc., and will soon release camera-equipped glasses that shoot first-person video.
Takata's airbags rupture by the hundreds during testing - Roadshow - Sept 26, 2016
Even though the number may seem small, it wouldn't be that insignificant if it's in your car.
SpaceX's humans-to-Mars rocket gets fired up - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
The Raptor rocket gets an inaugural test firing ahead of a speech in which Elon Musk will outline his plan to colonize the Red Planet.
Pippa Middleton iCloud hack suspect released on bail - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
The Duchess of Cambridge's sister is latest celebrity to have photos stolen from her iCloud account.
Star Wars characters, Groot encourage kids to exercise - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Jedi and "Guardians of the Galaxy" characters are among those spotlighting the "Improve Your Selfie" health campaign launched by Disney.
Uber researches vertical-takeoff planes for city rides - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
The tech could be ready to take flight within the next decade, says product head Jeff Holden.
Register to vote with Google Doodle - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
The search engine giant's doodle is helping millions of users to the ballot box with an extensive tool.
Actors can get their age removed from IMDb under new law - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
California Gov. Jerry Brown signs legislation that requires entertainment database websites to remove an actor's age five days after receiving a request.
China listens for E.T. on world's largest radio telescope - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Massive telescope will be used to survey galaxies and listen to signals from extraterrestrial civilizations.
2017 North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year Award semifinalists announced - Roadshow - Sept 26, 2016
These cars, trucks and SUVs are one step closer to winning one of the auto industry's most coveted awards.
SpaceX fires first test of Raptor rocket designed to take humans to Mars - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Musk tweeted the rocket's inaugural flight ahead of a speech in which he will outline his plan to colonise the Red Planet.
The great debate -- what's the best pancake topping? - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Social Cues: Even National Pancake Day couldn't top Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton's faceoff on social media.
Silicon Valley startups invade Best Buy - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Best Buy's new program will bring products from tech startups to consumers.
Use Google Doodle to register to vote - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
The search engine giant's doodle is helping millions of users to register to vote with an extensive tool.
Apple's HealthKit reportedly set to shift from tracking to diagnosis - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Apple wants HealthKit to be the centralised medical analysis tool doctors and patients have been waiting for, according to Bloomberg.
Rokus, meet the Rokus, they're the modern stream-age family - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
Roku's 2016 lineup of five new streaming media boxes starts with the $30 Roku Express and gets more expensive, and better-equipped, from there. Yabba dabba doo!
Uber researches vertical-takeoff planes for short-haul city rides - CNET - Sept 26, 2016
The tech could be ready to take flight within the next decade, says product head Jeff Holden.