Surgeon claims first human head transplant a year away - CNET
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:05:21 +0000
Sergio Canavero has revealed that the world's first human head transplant will take place within 10 months -- and he's already planning his next project.
Nintendo unveils 2DS XL, a $150 portable game system - CNET
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:21:30 +0000
The new handheld will play all Nintendo 3DS, new Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo DS games, but in 2D.
A Farsighted look at Iron Man suits, VR and tech worth investing in (Farsighted Podcast, Ep. 7) - CNET
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:01:03 +0000
The Farsighted crew is joined by Adam Draper, founder of Boost VC, which invests in startups working on a real hoverboard and other technology straight out of science fiction.
Kickass Torrents to be blocked Australia-wide within weeks - CNET
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 02:43:11 +0000
The Australian Federal Court has ordered the country's ISPs to block Kickass Torrents, but just how many different domains will they have to chase down?
Squeezing the juice: Girt by CNET podcast 107 - CNET
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 02:38:18 +0000
This week the Girt team talks Silicon Valley flight and flubs and enormous Lego Death Stars. Not a euphemism.
Facebook targets coordinated campaigns spreading fake news - CNET
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:15:18 +0000
The social media giant outlines the steps it's taking against organizations using fake news to distort political sentiment.
'The Simpsons' trolls President Trump with '100 Days' video - CNET
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 01:03:49 +0000
Trump's hair has paw-some powers voters never knew about, and Ivanka is named to the US Supreme Court.
YouTube video of Putin singing 'Creep' is beautiful and fake - CNET
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:35:33 +0000
Commentary: This is art of an exalted kind. Radiohead sung by a head of state.
Uber's self-driving chief steps aside as Waymo suit heats up - CNET
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:57:54 +0000
In a twist to the Waymo vs. Uber legal saga over self-driving cars, Anthony Levandowski recuses himself from all things lidar.
Stamps change with heat to create total eclipse of the mail - CNET
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:16:52 +0000
Stamp out boring mail! This special postage will change from an eclipse photo to a full-moon photo when pressed.
NBA fans can vote online for best dunk, shot of the season - CNET
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:08:03 +0000
Fans can take to Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to pick this season's best plays for the NBA Awards show in June.
Bask in the track-day glory of the 2018 Porsche 911 GT3 - Roadshow
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:12:35 +0000
The GT3 might be a road car, but it's truly at home on the track.
Microsoft took six months to fix an Office exploit - CNET
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:25:25 +0000
More than 1 billion Microsoft Office users were at risk from the exploit that let hackers hide malware in Word files.
Amazon's Alexa just learned to whisper and to bleep your $&@# - CNET
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 21:55:45 +0000
Soon, "speechcons" will make your Amazon Echo or Dot sound a little more human and a little less robot.
Facebook: Law enforcement requests for user data up 9 percent - CNET
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 21:16:33 +0000
The social media company's semiannual report gives a snapshot of how Facebook shares user data with governments around the world.
Mark Zuckerberg may have built your next Ford F-150 - Roadshow
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:43:41 +0000
It's very unlikely that you'll get his billions if the part he installed fails, though.
Nissan to add more Nismo vehicles to lineup - Roadshow
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:29:50 +0000
New division will crank up development of more performance-oriented Nissan models.
Will Amazon's Prime Video spending binge pay off? - CNET
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:02:15 +0000
Even if the tactic doesn't work, first-quarter results show Amazon keeping up its huge growth.
Reebok's Alien Stomper sneakers are equal-opportunity this year - CNET
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:27:26 +0000
Last year, the movie-tie-in shoes were erroneously listed as coming only in men's sizes.
Google and Facebook were scammed out of $100M - CNET
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:47:28 +0000
The tech giants wired the bucks to an Eastern European man said to be posing as an legit supplier.
Alphabet's money train won't slow down - CNET
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:32:18 +0000
Amid YouTube ad woes, Google's parent company is off to a good start for the year financially. The tech giant says it's taken the controversy "seriously."
Waymo vs. Uber lawsuit: 10 things you need to know - CNET
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:09:25 +0000
Get the highlights before it's decided whether this high-stakes case will play out in private arbitration or public court.
Elon Musk's 'boring' machine actually looks pretty interesting - CNET
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 19:54:32 +0000
What does the serial entrepreneur's tunnel-boring machine look like? Well, maybe like this.
All the new laptops, tablets, VR headsets and more from Acer's global press conference - CNET
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:25:04 +0000
Acer showed off a ton of new gear, including gaming laptops, new 2-in-1 hybrids, a smartwatch, and even its long-promised VR headset.
BMW's latest performance diesel has a quad-turbo engine - Roadshow
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:06:43 +0000
Bugatti, eat your heart out. (Not really.)