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Google will reportedly release its own phone this year - CNET - June 27, 2016
The tech giant is currently in talks with mobile operators to release its own non-Nexus device, according to reports.
Europeans lost sleep over the Brexit vote. Here's how much - CNET - June 27, 2016
Data provided by fitness tracker Jawbone shows Londoners in particular got less shut-eye as votes on whether the UK would leave the European Union were being counted.
Gross-out 'Ghostbusters' burger menu features marshmallows, ectoplasm - CNET - June 27, 2016
A cafe menu full of "Ghostbusters" tribute food lets you bite into a frightening black-bunned burger and follow it up with a bleeding marshmallow sandwich.
Mitsubishi teases yet another plug-in crossover ahead of Paris - Roadshow - June 27, 2016
Debuting this October, the Ground Tourer concept is a cleverly named car that sticks to Mitsu's current business direction, which is to say, "things that aren't necessarily exciting."
Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs wants to make your daily commute less crummy - CNET - June 27, 2016
The subdivision of Google's parent company looks to revolutionize the transportation landscape.
Snowden calls proposed Russian antiterror measures 'Big Brother law' - CNET - June 27, 2016
New legislation calls for service providers to store metadata for up to six months, and expressing pro-terror sentiments online could get you jailed for up to seven years.
Google makes coding playful with Bloks tactile toys - CNET - June 27, 2016
Google wants to use the new open-source tech to help children as young as five learn computational thinking skills.
Uber is putting Pandora tunes in the driver's seat - Roadshow - June 27, 2016
Drivers can now play Pandora through the ride-hailing company's driver app, ahead of a plan to roll out Pandora for riders in Uber cars too.
Brexit campaign wipes its homepage amid accusations of false promises - CNET - June 27, 2016
Prominent Brexiters have been backtracking on key promises made during the referendum. Now the campaign's homepage has erased links to those claims.
Uber is putting Pandora tunes in the driver's seat - CNET - June 27, 2016
Drivers can now play Pandora through the ride-hailing company's driver app, ahead of a plan to roll out Pandora for riders in Uber cars too.
iPhone 7 alleged photos expose second speaker, larger camera - CNET - June 27, 2016
The photos seemingly provide more backing for rumors that have been floating about the past few months about the next iPhone.
Bots accused of hijacking anti-Brexit petition - CNET - June 27, 2016
The online petition has 3.7 million signatures, but all of them may not be real.
Netflix and its ilk don't play second fiddle to DVRs anymore - CNET - June 27, 2016
Subscription video-on-demand services like Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Hulu are now in as many US households as digital video recorders.
Vive owners, rejoice! You can play exclusive Oculus Rift games again - CNET - June 27, 2016
Oculus has removed a block on a piece of software that allowed Vive users to run games designed for the Rift.
Witness this delightful Jon Snow sword goof from 'Game of Thrones' - CNET - June 27, 2016
Even the best-run television shows still suffer from the occasional mistake, and HBO's "Game of Thrones" is no exception.
Relive Le Mans '66 (sort of) with the Ford GT '66 Heritage Edition - Roadshow - June 27, 2016
This special-edition supercar relies entirely on aesthetic enhancements, as the car itself is already more than capable.
Vive owners rejoice! You can play exclusive Oculus Rift games again - CNET - June 27, 2016
Oculus removed a block on a piece of software that allowed Vive users to run games designed for the Rift.
You may soon do your Citi banking with Amazon's Alexa - CNET - June 27, 2016
Citigroup is reportedly testing the use of Amazon's digital assistant in its mobile banking app.
Uber partners with Pandora to treat passengers to ad-free music - Roadshow - June 27, 2016
The streaming music service is now available via the UberPartner app, and you can enjoy it without commercials until the end of the year.
Intel open to selling security software business - CNET - June 27, 2016
The chip giant could never make full use of the McAfee business, which it bought in 2010.
Google may face another EU complaint over its ad services biz - CNET - June 27, 2016
It would be the third antitrust complaint from the European Union, according to a report from Bloomberg.
Amazon unveils free educational tools for teachers - CNET - June 27, 2016
The online commerce giant hopes to give teachers easy access to learning materials through its Amazon Inspire program.
#Stickers coming soon to your photos on Twitter - CNET - June 27, 2016
The social network will let its users attach stickers to their photos for fun.
Online petition for second EU referendum hijacked by bots - CNET - June 27, 2016
The anti-Brexit petition has 3.7 million signatures, but it seems that not all are real.
Brexit 'Leave' campaign wipes website amid accusations of false promises - CNET - June 27, 2016
Prominent Brexiters have been backtracking on key promises made during the referendum. Now the campaign's homepage has been erased.
The real cost of virtual reality - CNET - June 27, 2016
Splurging on a high-priced VR headset is just the beginning. The computer hardware needed to run Oculus Rift and HTC Vive can cost several times as much.
Amazon Dash buttons may get a new brand blitz - CNET - June 27, 2016
Dozens of brands will be added to the lineup of tiny widgets, which you can click to purchase household goods through Amazon, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Overachieving Hubble mission gets five more years - CNET - June 27, 2016
Originally expected to serve until around 2005, the Hubble Space Telescope will be operational until at least June 30, 2021.
Sail the world while avoiding roaming fees - CNET - June 27, 2016
From CNET Magazine: CNET's consumer advice columnist Marguerite Reardon serves up five tips for using your phones at sea and in port.
Apple celebrates Pride with rainbow Watch straps - CNET - June 27, 2016
But it's not known whether the company will put the celebratory wristbands on sale.
Get all your iCloud contacts into Gmail, easily - June 27, 2016
Whether you’re thinking of making the jump to Android or you’re an iPhone-toting Gmail user who wants your updated contacts in the same place as your mail, transferring your iCloud contacts to Gmail is a snap, and you don’t need any...
Google will reportedly release its own smartphone this year - CNET - June 27, 2016
The tech giant is currently in talks with mobile operators to release its own non-Nexus device, reports the Telegraph.
Overacheiving Hubble mission gets five more years - CNET - June 27, 2016
Originally expected to serve until around 2005, the Hubble Space Telescope will be operational until at least June 30, 2021.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai's Quora account hacked - CNET - June 27, 2016
The group responsible for hacking Mark Zuckerberg's social media accounts has taken aim at Sundar Pichai.
Religious hacker defaces escort websites - CNET - June 27, 2016
The Moroccan hacker has attacked over 100 websites, citing religious reasons, and claims to have access to user data.
Snowden calls new Russian anti-terror measures 'Big Brother law' - CNET - June 27, 2016
Under the new laws, service providers will be made to store metadata for up to six months, and expressing pro-terror sentiments online can get you jailed for up to seven years.
Insane ball machine built entirely out of K'Nex - CNET - June 27, 2016
Over a period of three years, K'Nex builder Shadowman built an elaborate ball machine standing nearly 2.5 metres tall.
Hubble mission gets five more years - CNET - June 27, 2016
The Hubble Space telescope has been granted a reprieve, and will be operational until at least June 30, 2021.
How to reinstall Windows like a pro - June 27, 2016
Reinstalling Windows is an important strategy for any geek, and a useful skill for anybody who doesn’t want to pay one. By starting over with a clean copy of the operating system, you can remove bloatware, wipe out malware, and fix other...
Rihanna to drop Sledgehammer: New 'Star Trek' single releasing Monday - CNET - June 26, 2016
Pop star Rihanna has teased the upcoming release of her single Sledgehammer, written for the soundtrack of upcoming film "Star Trek Beyond."
Amazon said to be planning another brand blitz for Dash buttons - CNET - June 26, 2016
Dozens of new brands will be added to the lineup of tiny widgets, which people can click to purchase household goods through the internet retail giant, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Amazon said to be plan another brand blitz for Dash buttons - CNET - June 26, 2016
Dozens of new brands will be added to the lineup of tiny widgets, which people can click to purchase household goods through the internet retail giant, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Facebook, YouTube said to be automatically blocking extremist videos - CNET - June 26, 2016
Web giants are quietly using digital fingerprints to identify and remove Islamic State videos and other similar material, Reuters reports.
Kanye West begs to be sued for new naked celebrities video - CNET - June 26, 2016
Technically Incorrect: On Twitter, West hopes that Donald Trump, Chris Brown, George W. Bush or anyone depicted naked in his new "Famous" video" will sue him. The memes flow.
Yuneec Typhoon H drone gets new obstacle-avoiding powers from Intel - CNET - June 26, 2016
The hexacopter will soon be available with an Intel RealSense camera for steering it around obstacles while flying and filming.
Teachers out at prep school after nasty Slack messages about students are revealed - CNET - June 26, 2016
Technically Incorrect: Several teachers privately called the kids "idiots" and worse; then screenshots of their chats were circulated, say reports.
Tour Japan's JMSDF Akishio submarine and Kure Maritime Museum (pictures) - CNET - June 26, 2016
Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force's Akishio submarine sits ashore as part of the JMSDF Kure Museum. Here's a tour of this diesel-electric sub, the museum, and the adjacent 'Yamato' museum.
The Whale of Iron: Inside the JMSDF Akishio submarine and the Kure Maritime Museum - CNET - June 26, 2016
Japan's Akishio submarine was decommissioned in 2004 and now sits on dry land just outside Hiroshima. The Kure museum next door has a scale model of the largest battleship ever built. Here's what they're like inside.
Trump tweets that Scotland loves Brexit (though Scotland voted against) - CNET - June 25, 2016
Technically Incorrect: Arriving in Scotland, the presumptive Republican nominee for US president seems unaware that the Scottish really want to be part of Europe.
Samsung's next phablet phone may be the 'Galaxy Note 7,' tipster says - CNET - June 25, 2016
Mobile reporter Evan Blass, who often gets reliable phone leaks, claims Samsung's next big phone will skip the Galaxy Note 6 moniker.