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Toyota and Uber snuggle up - Roadshow - May 24, 2016
Partnership creates special leases for Uber drivers and explores further collaboration.
Apple rehires security and encryption expert - CNET - May 24, 2016
The Mac and iPhone maker rehires Jon Callas, who co-founded PGP and Silent Circle, two well-known firms devoted to secure communications.
LG announces pricing for G5 'Friends' accessories, available now - CNET - May 24, 2016
From a 360-degree camera to a VR headset and more, LG drops the official pricing and availability details for its G5 modular accessories revealed at Mobile World Congress.
Free Xbox One and Xbox 360 Games With Gold for June 2016 - CNET - May 24, 2016
Here are the four free games Xbox Live Gold members can pick up across both platforms in June.
Battleborn's first free DLC character out today for some, next hero revealed - CNET - May 24, 2016
The free "warrior-monk healer" Alani comes out today, while this "cold-blooded killer" character is revealed.
Google's Paris office raided by cops in tax probe - CNET - May 24, 2016
The investigation involves whether Google does more business in France than its current tax structure suggests, according to a report. The company says it's done no wrong and that it's cooperating with authorities.
Rocket League Xbox One/PC cross-play goes live today - CNET - May 24, 2016
Soccer-with-cars game is the first Xbox One title to support cross-play with PC; dev calls it "historic moment in multiplayer gaming."
LG announces pricing for G5 "Friends" accessories, available now - CNET - May 24, 2016
From a 360-degree camera to a VR headset and more, LG drops the official pricing and availability details for its G5 modular accessories revealed last month at Mobile World Congress.
Twitter gives us more space to rant about our 50th podcast (The 3:59, Ep. 50) - CNET - May 24, 2016
We also look at the challenges Google faces to add that human touch to its "assistant," and rail against more ads coming to Google Maps.
Twitter changes the rules, MacBook may change design - CNET - May 24, 2016
You'll be able to pack more into a tweet with Twitter's new exceptions for its 140-character limit. Also, a report suggests Apple's next MacBook Pro will include a small touchscreen and fingerprint scanner.
Climate change flick 'An Inconvenient Truth' turns 10 -- get it for free - CNET - May 24, 2016
Online movie service Vudu is giving away copies of Al Gore's "An Inconvenient Truth" for free for today only.
More details on Hideo Kojima's new game studio - CNET - May 24, 2016
Kojima says his new studio will be capped at 100 people to ensure it remains "small" and "intimate"; talks about importance of having nice kitchen.
The Witcher 3 Blood and Wine launch trailer sets stage for Geralt's final mission - CNET - May 24, 2016
Launch trailer brings The Witcher 3's story to a close, and it looks like it will be dramatic.
Utah lawmaker wants to put porn blockers on cell phones - CNET - May 24, 2016
Technically Incorrect: The state that believes pornography is a public health threat wants to take prophylactic measures.
Paul McCartney, VR firm Jaunt examine Macca's solo career in doc series - CNET - May 24, 2016
The six-episode documentary series taps virtual reality to bring fans into the studio with McCartney for reminiscences about his songs.
VR zombies aren't virtual enough for terrified gamer in heart-pounding video - CNET - May 24, 2016
So many viewers show concern for panicked woman playing a zombie-fighting game that co-worker has to assure them she's OK.
Tesla, Jaguar, Volvo lead consumer software complaints in 2016 - Roadshow - May 24, 2016
J.D. Power's SafetyIQ program shows that 2016 is on pace to be a record-setting year for customer software complaints.
Helen Hunt takes to Twitter because Starbucks thinks she's Jodie Foster - CNET - May 24, 2016
Technically Incorrect: The Oscar winner is amused when a Starbucks barista says she doesn't need the actress' name. She knows it already. Or, rather, she doesn't.
Get ready for more ads on Google Maps - CNET - May 24, 2016
The search giant adds new ways for brands to lure people using its maps service. What this could mean for you: more stops at McDonald's during road trips.
Can you use an iPhone as a fishing lure? - CNET - May 24, 2016
Fish might not have the most discerning palates, but will they bite for a not-so-delicious-looking broken iPhone?
CraveCast: Creating whole new worlds on screen and in a Google Doc - CNET - May 24, 2016
Summer is coming, which means season finales and big blockbusters are too. The CraveCast crew discusses what they're looking forward to and how to crowdsource a science fiction novel.
Yet another autonomous-car startup receives millions in funding - Roadshow - May 24, 2016
nuTonomy plans to launch autonomous taxis later this year as it attempts to go up against some big-name competition.
Twitter to exempt photos, GIFs from 140-character limit - CNET - May 24, 2016
The @names in reply tweets will also not count toward the miserly limit in changes rolling out in the coming months.
Climate change flick 'An Inconvenient Truth' turns 10, get it for free - CNET - May 24, 2016
Online movie service Vudu is giving away copies of Al Gore's 'An Inconvenient Truth' for free for today only.
Germany to take a second look at dozens of cars with high CO2 output - Roadshow - May 24, 2016
According to a member of Germany's transport ministry, nearly 60 percent of cars tested had "inexplicably" high carbon-dioxide output.
This is what it's like to be hit by a pro golfer's shot - CNET - May 24, 2016
Technically Incorrect: If you've ever wondered what it's like to be hit hard by a PGA pro's shot, watch this.
Here's that rare Stegosaurus skeleton you've always wanted - CNET - May 24, 2016
Start your own Jurassic Park with a piece of dinosaur history from 150 million years ago as a well-preserved Stegosaurus goes up for auction.
Microsoft awards grants to bring affordable Internet access to the masses - CNET - May 24, 2016
The software giant follows in the steps of Facebook and Google in the hopes of providing Internet access to developing countries.
With 5G, Verizon could be anyone's crazy-fast home broadband provider - CNET - May 24, 2016
Verizon CEO says there's no reason why FiOS, now only available in the Northeast, couldn't go nationwide with a fixed wireless service.
It never ends: Toyota recalls another 1.6 million cars for Takata airbag inflators - Roadshow - May 24, 2016
All in, Toyota's three brands have recalled nearly 5 million vehicles for this reason.
Microsoft awards grants to help bring affordable Internet access to the masses - CNET - May 24, 2016
The software giant follows in the steps of Facebook and Google in the hopes of providing Internet access to developing countries.
Nokia may cut up to 15,000 jobs worldwide - CNET - May 24, 2016
The layoffs represent the latest fall from grace for the once-powerful Nokia name.
Chewbacca Mask Mom carpools with J.J. Abrams - CNET - May 24, 2016
Viral superstar Candace Payne dons her growly Star Wars Wookiee mask and hops in the car with the film director, as well TV host James Corden. Plus a surprise from Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew.
Crash-test dummies: Muscle cars not that hot in IIHS testing - Roadshow - May 24, 2016
While not a single vehicle earned the group's Top Safety Pick rating, the Camaro and Mustang were close in different ways.
10 crazy versions of the Iron Throne from 'Game of Thrones' (pictures) - CNET - May 24, 2016
The Iron Throne rules the restroom, makes a hole-in-one, classes up a party and conquers your lawn with these wacky versions of the Westeros ruler's infamous chair.
Virtual Reality 101: Your guide to VR - CNET - May 24, 2016
Here's everything you need to know about what VR is and how it will affect your life in the near future.
GoPro, Red Bull partner to capture the world of extreme sports - CNET - May 24, 2016
The partnership will see GoPro's action cameras used at the more than 1,800 sporting events sponsored by Red Bull.
Apple to become a wireless carrier? Unlikely says CEO Tim Cook - CNET - May 24, 2016
The executive has said that Apple lacks the network skills needed to become a wireless provider.
Windows Phone market share falls below 1 percent - CNET - May 24, 2016
Despite a global rise in smartphone sales, Microsoft's market share has continued to fall.
SWIFT promises security improvements for its bank transfer tech - CNET - May 24, 2016
A new plan is designed to thwart fraudulent use of the system that in February was involved in a heist of $81 million.
Ex-FCC chief takes digs at government regulation, Trump (Q&A) - CNET - May 24, 2016
Michael Powell, who now heads cable's most influential trade group, feels his industry is under regulatory assault.
Hyperloop capsules to be clad in mega-strong smart skin packed with sensors - CNET - May 24, 2016
A newly unveiled smart material made from carbon fiber will be keep the capsules, designed by Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, lightweight and connected.
GoPro and Red Bull partner to capture the world of extreme sports - CNET - May 24, 2016
The partnership will see GoPro's action cameras used at the more than 1,800 Red Bull sponsored sporting events.
Spotify's 2015 revenue surges beyond $2 billion, but still no profit - CNET - May 24, 2016
Increasing numbers of us are willing to shell out $10 per month for the streaming music service that's expanding into video, too.
Artificial intelligence: Getting as good as the real thing - CNET - May 24, 2016
Three of the biggest names in AI see the field changing the way we live.
Wear a baby 'Game of Thrones' dragon on your shoulder - CNET - May 24, 2016
Foes will think twice about messing with you when you show up with baby Drogon as your bodyguard.
Solar Impulse journey delayed -- but this time don't blame the electric plane - CNET - May 24, 2016
An attempt at a record-setting sun-powered flight around the world hits a new snag. It's not as serious as the Hawaii battery problem, though.
Former FCC chairman dishes on over-regulation and Trump (Q&A) - CNET - May 24, 2016
Michael Powell, who now heads cable's most influential trade group, feels his industry is under regulatory assault.
eBay expanding StubHub internationally with Ticketbis acquisition - CNET - May 24, 2016
With the deal, people in more parts of the world will be able to sell each other tickets to concerts and sporting events.
Google assistant's biggest question: 'What's my personality?' - CNET - May 24, 2016
Giving Google's new digital assistant a human touch will be among its top challenges.