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Sigma CEO leads premium push in camera market (Q&A) - Sept 21, 2014
Under CEO Kazuto Yamaki, Sigma has helped transform the Japanese company so most of its revenue comes from higher-end products. Too bad about the camera business, though. ...
The history of the Predator, the drone that changed the world (Q&A) - Sept 21, 2014
Longtime Pentagon correspondent Richard Whittle investigated the unmanned aircraft that gave the military the ability to attack targets from the other side of the world. He talked to CNET about the drone. ...
Machinima's new CEO brought friends. Like Superman (Q&A) - Sept 21, 2014
The gaming-video source scored an original animated series with comic idols and serious insider cred. New CEO Chad Gutstein talks about his first big programming deal and site's new reality. ...
Touch, hear, pal around in a virtual world: Oculus execs discuss the future - Sept 20, 2014
At firm's first confab for developers who'll make games to run on its headset, execs discuss, among other things, the trickiness of the controllers that'll let players pick up and move objects. ...
Ex-NBA star arrested for allegedly stealing from Apple store - Sept 20, 2014
Rex Chapman, formerly a player and executive in the NBA, is accused of stealing $14,000 worth of merchandise from the Apple store in Scottsdale, Ariz. ...
Oculus closer to launch with new virtual reality headset - Sept 20, 2014
"Crescent Bay" prototype promises a better display and new sensors to track player's movements while using the device. ...
Man says he stood 44 hours in iPhone 6 line to win back wife - Sept 20, 2014
A Polish-born man in the UK says he split with his wife recently and getting an iPhone 6 might provide a path to getting her back. ...
Oculus announces new prototype as it prepares for eventual launch - Sept 20, 2014
New prototype promises a better display and new sensors to track player's movements while using the device. ...
Don't panic: Those iPhone 6 carrier trade-in deals are still available - Sept 20, 2014
iPhone fans, you can still take advantage of carriers' hot deals, but see the new devices in person to ensure you're getting the right one, says CNET's Marguerite Reardon in this edition of Ask Maggie. ...
How Android Wear could come to the iPhone - Sept 20, 2014
Commentary: The Apple Watch may be the device that Apple plans as an accessory for its phone users. But companies selling Android Wear would still want iPhone customers, and some iPhone owners might want Android Wear. ...
Nvidia sinks moon landing hoax using virtual light - Sept 20, 2014
Using its new top-shelf graphics processing unit, Nvidia tackles one of the most persistent conspiracy theories in American history: the veracity of the 1969 to 1972 Apollo moon landings. ...
Crave Ep. 175: 3D Pocketcopter crowdfunding soars despite no working prototype - Sept 19, 2014
A small, lightweight copter is taking off on Indiegogo based on the idea and computer generated renderings even though it hasn't actually been produced. ...
'True' Apple fan weeps after being removed from iPhone 6 line - Sept 19, 2014
In Sydney, a student complains that many people in front of her were letting friends cut in line. She feared she wouldn't get a phone. But then she allegedly caused an obstruction. ...
Brew well with the classy Technivorm Moccamaster KBT 741 coffee maker (pictures) - Sept 19, 2014
The $299 Technivorm Moccamaster KBT 741 is pricey but smartly designed, and it consistently whips up a mean pot of joe.
Renewed talk of Yahoo as acquisition target after Alibaba IPO - Sept 19, 2014
With Alibaba's IPO making big winners of the Chinese e-commerce giant and Japan-based stakeholder SoftBank, what are the odds that one of them buys Yahoo? ...
Measuring Apple Pay's success: Give it years, not months - Sept 19, 2014
Apple Pay could realistically be a huge business, but adoption will depend on sales of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, consumer willingness to change and retailer IT infrastructure. ...
Crave Ep. 175: Flying-camera funding soars despite no working prototype - Sept 19, 2014
A small, lightweight copter is taking off on Indiegogo based on the idea and computer-generated renderings even though it hasn't actually been produced. ...
Brew well with the classy Techivorm Moccamaster KBT 741 coffee maker (pictures) - Sept 19, 2014
The $299 Techivorm Moccamaster KBT 741 is pricey but is smartly designed and consistently whips up a mean pot of joe. ...
Staybowlizer offers a helping hand in the kitchen - Sept 19, 2014
The Staybowlizer is a simple silicone contrivance that helps to steady bowls. and it's heat-resistant up to 500 degrees. ...
Nvidia's new GPU sinks moon landing hoax using virtual light - Sept 19, 2014
Using its new top-shelf graphics processing unit, Nvidia tackles one of the most persistent conspiracy theories in American history: the veracity of the 1969 to 1972 Apollo moon landings. ...
iPhone 6 Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 3: SwiftKey shootout - Sept 19, 2014
Living with the iPhone 6 Plus, part 2: In our post-review check-in, Tim takes a deeper look at living with SwiftKey on the iPhone 6 Plus versus his current go-to phablet phone, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3.
Alibaba shares make their debut at $92.70 - Sept 19, 2014
The Chinese company's record-breaking initial public offering is paying off with a splashy opening on the New York Stock Exchange. ...
The 404 Show 1,554: iPhone 6 launch madness, surviving the lines, Deadpool movie happening (podcast) - Sept 19, 2014
Today Bridget Carey tells us how she survived the iPhone 6 launch chaos that unraveled at the flagship Apple Store in New York. After we close the book on the iPhone we'll discuss the news that the Deadpool movie has been green lit!
Low Latency 109: I'm your destiny - Sept 19, 2014
Master Chief awakes in a cold sweat, forced to ponder what could have been. ...
Alibaba's Jack Ma willing to work with Amazon - Sept 19, 2014
Following the Chinese company's historic IPO, the co-founder talks about his ambitious with his US e-commerce rival.
Can this big red button really do it all? - Sept 19, 2014
A new Indiegogo campaign promises that you'll be able to do everything from starting the coffee maker to ordering pizza with the click of one big button. ...
Uber hits road block in France as taxi lobby gains upper hand - Sept 19, 2014
A new law in France includes several provisions, but one is especially damaging to Uber: no sharing location via GPS. ...
Lawyer allegedly photoshopped herself with celebs, faces suspension - Sept 19, 2014
An LA attorney allegedly marketed herself as someone who rubs shoulders with the famous such as Bill Clinton and, um, Nick Lachey. ...
Hipsterbait: Irking hipsters, one meta T-shirt at a time - Sept 19, 2014
Artist Eric Drass, aka Shardcore, turns image faux pas into infuriating meta fashion statements with his latest Twitter bot, Hipsterbait1. ...
Get a $15 iTunes gift card for $10 - Sept 19, 2014
It's a no-brainer. If you routinely buy stuff from iTunes, here's a little extra bang for your 10 bucks. Plus: two bonus deals! ...
Apple iPhone 6 goes on sale around the world - Sept 19, 2014
Doors open at Apple stores across the globe as the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus hit the shelves. ...
iOS 8 adoption lags behind that of iOS 7 - Sept 19, 2014
The latest version of Apple's mobile OS isn't yet gaining the traction that its predecessor did last year. Why might that be? ...
Alibaba's blockbuster IPO: Why you should care about the Chinese giant - Sept 19, 2014
CNET breaks down Alibaba's sprawling e-commerce empire and explains why everyone's been talking about the Chinese company's initial public offering.
iPhone 6 launch mania: Bigger phones, bigger lines - Sept 19, 2014
The now-annual iPhone launch spectacle seemed different this time around. At Manhattan's marquee Apple Store on Fifth Avenue, a line that stretched several blocks degenerated into a chaotic crowd. But the chaos didn't consist of super fans. Most...
Tech Retrospect: iPhones ahoy, new Kindles too - Sept 19, 2014
There are some new iPhones on the streets today, and Amazon has announced a flotilla of new devices. That, plus the latest multibillion-dollar acquisition in our overview of the week in tech news. ...
CNET en Español's first anniversary and the state of diversity in the tech industry - Sept 19, 2014
Commentary: Marking its first anniversary, CNET en Español brings light to the most influential and outstanding Latinos in an industry that could do much better when it comes to diversity. ...
iPhone 6 delay in China triggers black market sales - Sept 19, 2014
With the new iPhones not yet available in China, individuals are scooping them up through other sources and then reselling them at high prices, says Bloomberg.
Apple fan buys iPhone 6, promptly drops it - Sept 19, 2014
Jack Cooksey was first through the doors at the Apple store in Perth, Australia. He's also one of the first people in the world to drop a new iPhone 6.
Pan Am Experience immerses you in 1970s airline glory days - Sept 19, 2014
Break out your avocado-colored bell bottoms. For a $300 ticket you can experience Pan Am first-class with cocktails, dining and hat-wearing stewardesses.
Friday Poll: Are you happy with iOS 8 so far? - Sept 19, 2014
Apple upgraders, this one's for you. You've already downloaded the new OS and have spent some time playing with it. Now tell us how you're feeling about the changes. ...
iCloud Drive hits Windows ahead of Mac - Sept 19, 2014
The software lets Windows users tap into Apple's new iCloud Drive to save and retrieve documents, photos and other files. ...
Alibaba shares open at $94 - Sept 19, 2014
The Chinese company's record-breaking initial public offering is paying off with a splashy debut on the New York Stock Exchange. ...
Apple iPhone 6 goes on sale around the globe (pictures) - Sept 19, 2014
Pictures from around the world as doors open at Apple stores in Sydney, Singapore, London, New York and San Francisco. ...
Nvidia unveils GeForce GTX 980, 970 GPUs using Maxwell chips - Sept 19, 2014
The GPU leader in the high-end gaming PC market has two new powerhouse components to sell ahead of the flurry of fall video game releases.
Apple fan buys iPhone 6, promptly drops it on TV - Sept 19, 2014
Jack Cooksey was first through the doors at the Apple store in Perth, Australia. He's also one of the first people in the world to drop a new iPhone 6.
Phone 6 delay in China triggers black market sales - Sept 19, 2014
With the new iPhones not yet available in China, individuals are scooping them up through other sources and then reselling them at high prices, says Bloomberg.
Photokina, a camera buff's fantasyland (pictures) - Sept 19, 2014
The German show lets photography enthusiasts try the latest cameras, lenses, and accessories. Here's what the conference showcased. ...
Swiftkey keyboard app shoots to top of iTunes charts - Sept 19, 2014
Known for its powers of predictive typing, the app now ranks No. 1 among all free iPhone apps in Apple's App Store. ...
3D printer heading to space could enable lunar exploration - Sept 19, 2014
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station will soon have a new high-tech tool at their disposal. CNET's Sumi Das visits Made In Space, the startup that's developed a 3D printer which works in microgravity, allowing crews to print tools,...
How to get (mostly) stock Android on your phone easily with CyanogenMod - Sept 19, 2014
There's a lot to love about Android, but one problem that plagues the mobile platform is the variety of different interface skins. Samsung has TouchWiz, HTC does the Sense UI, Asus has Zen UI, and on and on it goes. If you're tired of all the...