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Ghost in the Shell gets a VR movie and a 4D chair to boot - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
The VR experience comes ahead of Hollywood's 2017 adaptation of the franchise, and celebrates Ghost in the Shell's 25th anniversary.
Five of the best 2+2 convertibles for a weekend getaway - Roadshow - Sept 28, 2016
There are a surprising number of options when it comes to picking a drop-top to enjoy with three of your friends. Here are the best ones.
Free PlayStation Plus PS4/PS3/Vita games for October 2016 - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Here's the full rundown of all the free games for PlayStation Plus members next month.
Google doodles with a ballpoint pen - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Thursday's Google Doodle celebrates the birthday of László József Bíró, inventor of the ballpoint pen.
Hewlett-Packard's history frozen in time - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
William Hewlett and Dave Packard's 1960's-era offices look today just as they did then.
Twitter's Moments can now be made by everyone - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
The social network makes the storytelling feature available to all users.
Apple and Deloitte partner on 'Enterprise Next' service - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Consulting firm will try to help the iPhone maker boost sales of iOS devices to businesses.
This Commodore 64 bad boy helps drive an auto shop in 2016 - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
An auto repair shop in Poland does just fine running some of its operations on a C64C from the '80s, thank you very much.
Tinder's new feature helps you get a booty call even faster - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Tinder is testing a feature that could mean more views for your profile. And hopefully more matches.
YouTube hires Lyor Cohen, hip-hop heavyweight, to run music - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Google's massive video site brings in a heavy hitter to swing hard against Spotify and Apple and help YouTube navigate a tense time with the record industry.
Clinton, Trump schooled by Twitter on debate tactics - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Social media responds as the presidential candidates spar over everything from cybersecurity to taxes.
How to thwart Election Day hackers: Vote the old-fashioned way - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
The country's outdated, offline voting machines could actually save the election from cyberattacks, say experts at a Congressional hearing.
Spotify said to be in advanced talks to buy rival SoundCloud - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
The Financial Times reports that an acquisition announcement is expected soon for the steaming service often referred to as the "YouTube for audio."
'Westworld' saddles up with six-shooters and existential angst - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
HBO's remake of the 1973 sci-fi/Western mashup sees emotional robots in an existential shootout with the darkest of human desires.
Noted nerds react to Elon Musk's Mars colony plans - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
SpaceX wants to see a million Earthlings living on Mars this century, but before anyone signs up we're going to tweet about it.
Destiny 2 headed to PC, may feature more populated planets, report says - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Rumored details about the sequel to Destiny emerge.
Amy Schumer honored as most dangerous celebrity online - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Cybercrooks might use the "Trainwreck" star to bait you.
Google Express shopping service expands delivery coverage on the East Coast - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
More residents in the Northeast can now sign up for Google's two-day delivery program.
Elon Musk's Mars metropolis: Insane but not impossible - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Commentary: SpaceX has advanced a vision of a city built on Mars as soon as the 2060s, but a galaxy of technical, ethical, legal and other questions need to be answered first.
Is my Windows PC 32-bit or 64-bit? Why it matters - Sept 28, 2016
Especially if you have an older PC, there’s a big difference between 32-bit and 64-bit Windows. Here’s how to find out what you have and why you should care.
Celebrate National Drink Beer Day with these bizarre brews - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
It's September 28 and #NationalDrinkBeerDay is trending on Twitter. Raise a cold one to the art of brewing with these beers based on brains, Star Trek references and belly-button lint.
Facebook's annual software fest F8 kicks off April 18 - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
The social network usually saves its biggest announcements for the event, where CEO Mark Zuckerberg holds court in front of an army of web developers. So expect lots of in-the-weeds stuff, too.
Elon Musk's Mars metropolis: Insane, but not impossible - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Commentary: SpaceX has advanced a vision of a city built on Mars as soon as the 2060s, but a galaxy of technical, ethical, legal and other questions need to be answered first.
Celebrate National Drink Beer Day with these bizarre brews (pictures) - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
It's September 28 and #NationalDrinkBeerDay is trending on Twitter. Raise a cold one to the art of brewing with these beers based on brains, Star Trek references and belly-button lint.
Gears of War 4 dev: 'More spoilers may appear in the coming days' - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
The developer says fans should be careful if they want to "keep things pure."
Skyrim Remaster 'Dragonborn' bundle includes Dovahkiin mask - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Become a Dragonborn -- sort of -- through this $75 special edition.
First full 'Fantastic Beasts' trailer reveals magic, mayhem and plot - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Get out your wand. The new "Fantastic Beasts" trailer dives deeper into the Harry Potter spin-off with more monsters, more magic and fresh plot details.
Apple Music ranks No. 1 in new J.D. Power survey - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Apple was late to the streaming party but is first to the top in J.D. Power's inaugural customer satisfaction ranking of paid music services.
No Man's Sky investigated over misleading advertising claims - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
One player of the action-adventure survival video game reports feeling misled "after seeing just how vastly different the trailers for No Man's Sky were from the actual released game."
'Doctor Who' spinoff 'Class' gives school a funny, sexy sci-fi twist - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
The upcoming BBC series about teens attending Clara Oswald's Coal Hill School promises to be full of mystery and adventure.
Apple 'iPhone 8' already in the works, report says - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
The next iPhone is being developed at offices in Israel and will feature a "radical redesign," reports Business Insider.
Being Log Lady: John Malkovich morphs into David Lynch characters - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
In the short film "Psychogenic Fugue," actor Malkovich manages to make Lynch's characters even weirder than they already are.
BlackBerry bails on building its own phones - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
The struggling company will cease in-house work on hardware, handing that job over to partners. It now will focus on security and software.
'Doctor Who' spin-off 'Class' gives school a funny, sexy sci-fi twist - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
The upcoming BBC series about teens attending Clara Oswald's Coal Hill School promises to be full of mystery and adventure.
Details emerge about Alphabet's upcoming health watch - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
The smartwatch is packed with more sensors than the Apple Watch and Fitbit trackers.
We unlocked an escape room's hidden secrets - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
What happens when you mix a Myst, Mouse Trap and a Rubik's Cube? An escape room!
Are you willing to die for Elon Musk's Mars mission? (The 3:59, Ep. 114) - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Also: We talk about the pseudo-death of BlackBerry phones and discuss Facebook taking on Slack.
The CraveCast crew debates joining Elon Musk's million on Mars (CraveCast Podcast, Ep. 28) - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
The SpaceX founder wants to build a Martian metropolis in our lifetime. Is the plan historic or just hubris? We discuss.
Stop HTML5 autoplay videos in Chrome, Firefox, Opera (but not Edge, Explorer, Safari) - Sept 28, 2016
Allan H was having issues with videos autoplaying in his browser (imagine that!), and read the previous article on this topic written by my esteemed...
Volkswagen's I.D. concept will enter reality in 2020 - Roadshow - Sept 28, 2016
With a range around 300 miles and the looks of a sci-fi Golf, it exemplifies the company's vision for the future of cars.
Samsung, drown your miseries. It's National Drink Beer Day - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Social Cues: Plus on social media, a rare lunar event you can't take a picture of.
Calling all nerds: One venture capitalist wants you to support Clinton - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Dave McClure's campaign, Nerdz4Hillary, aims to raise $100,000 in support of Clinton.
Aston Martin unveils its latest...powerboat? - Roadshow - Sept 28, 2016
Hey, it's a slow news day, cut me some slack.
Drake's 'Views' is first album to hit 1B Apple Music streams - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Drake's year of domination continues as his once Apple-exclusive album hits another milestone.
Snap's Spectacles come with an impressive pedigree - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
The person behind the upcoming camera-sunglasses is reportedly Steve Horowitz, a hardware veteran who has worked at Apple, Google and Motorola.
White House: Your logins must be better than this - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
The Obama administration joins tech companies and internet security advocates in urging Americans to think beyond the password.
Buick's Chinese-built Envision earns top IIHS safety honors - Roadshow - Sept 28, 2016
Let's see how your racist uncle formulates a counterpoint for THAT.
Make your final ride dead silent with this Tesla Model S hearse - Roadshow - Sept 28, 2016
It takes a lot of chutzpah to chop up an electric car like this.
'Safe' Samsung Galaxy Note 7 explodes in China - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
Samsung has spent untold millions recalling the Galaxy Note 7, but one of the "safe" units has reportedly exploded in China.
Teen suspended for taking picture of school's dirty water - CNET - Sept 28, 2016
A Michigan teen is told she's sanctioned for inappropriate use of an electronic device. She posted a picture of bathroom water that was urine-colored to Twitter.