Hulu, Xbox Live and Reddit Go Down Wednesday Afternoon

Xbox Live has identified the cause of the outage and is working to fix it, while Hulu says it's back up and running and Reddit appears to be loading again. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 8 hours ago

Google is investigating claims it steals lyrics from Genius

Google is examining whether its third parties scrape lyrics from Genius without permission. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 1 day ago

Sources: Samsung will launch the Note 10 on Aug 7 at an Unpacked event in NYC

The next Unpacked event will take place at the Barclays Center, the same venue as last year’s Note 9 launch, people familiar with the plans tell CNET. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 1 day ago

Exposed database reveals personal information of 1.6M job seekers

An exposed database reveals personal information, like salary expectations, of 1.6 million job seekers. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 2 days ago

Apple Card vs. Apple Pay vs. Apple Cash: What You Need to Know

Here's when you should use each one. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 3 days ago

Amazon Game Studios lays off employees during E3

Amazon Game Studios says jobs are being cut to "align resources to match evolving, long-range priorities." | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 5 days ago

Thanks to Equifax breach, 4 US agencies don't properly verify your data

The agencies rely on an outdated verification method with an increased risk of identity theft, the Government Accountability Office says. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 5 days ago

Rare star explosion birthed gold, researchers say

Thought the fancy elements came from a collision of neutron stars? That's so 2017. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 5 days ago

Women Photoshopped into tech exec group photo

The image, which ran with a GQ story last week, has since been removed. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 7 days ago

Google says Chrome isn't killing ad blockers

It's just trying to make extensions safer. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 7 days ago

Star Trek on Mars: Nasa Spots Starfleet Logo in Dune Footprint

Beam me down to Mars, Scotty. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 7 days ago

Apple looks to acquire Intel's German phone modem business, report says

Intel has seen "significant interest" in its 5G phone modem business. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 7 days ago

Elusive Google co-founders make rare appearance at town hall meeting

Larry Page and Sergey Brin show up at their first "TGIF" all-hands meeting in six months. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 8 days ago

Keanu Reeves to star in Cyberpunk 2077, release date April 2020

We have no clues yet about who Reeves is playing. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 8 days ago

Microsoft launches first AI hub to reverse talent flow to the coasts

Microsoft has picked one city to pilot an experiment to prepare for the future of AI job disruption. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 12 days ago

The angry gaming YouTubers who turn outrage into views

The video game world is no stranger to controversy, but a new class of YouTube commentators is turning anger into influence. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 13 days ago

FCC’s Ajit Pai: “I hate robocalls as much as you do”

Illegal robocalls might be less of a hassle in the future. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 13 days ago

Japan's Hayabusa2 spacecraft grabs epic close-up just 30 feet above asteroid

The Japanese asteroid-hunter had another photo opportunity when it dropped a target marker on asteroid Ryugu. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 13 days ago

Amazon's helping police build a surveillance network with Ring doorbells

Its popular Ring smart doorbells mean more cameras on more doorsteps, where surveillance footage used to be rare. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 14 days ago

Chernobyl: How did the RBMK nuclear reactor explode and could it happen again?

Explaining the positive void coefficient and how it contributed to the reactor explosion on April 26, 1986. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 15 days ago

$1k Apple Mac Pro display stand sparks angst: 'The ultimate middle finger'

Apple's Pro Stand price sent the internet into sticker shock. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 15 days ago

Project Fi Outage

Google's cellular service is down, affecting incoming and outgoing calls for customers. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 16 days ago

'Consent condoms' need four hands to open the box

The rubbers from Argentine sex products retailer Tulipan are a creative reminder that consent is crucial to sex. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 17 days ago

Facebook reportedly thinks there's no 'expectation of privacy' on social media

The social network wants to dismiss a lawsuit stemming from the Cambridge Analytica scandal. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 19 days ago

Huawei reportedly orders employees to cancel US meetings, send workers home

Americans working in its China headquarters were sent home, the Financial Times reported. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 19 days ago

Adam Savage Teams Up with Peter Jackson and Nasa for Savage Builds TV Series

Former MythBusters co-host Adam Savage creates an Iron Man suit, a WWII weapon and more in Savage Builds on Science Channel on June 12. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 20 days ago

Uber is now kicking low-rated passengers out of its cars

Things that can lower your rating: being rude, leaving trash, drinking beer and vomiting. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 21 days ago

Apple sued by iTunes customers over alleged data misuse

Apple is allegedly sharing iTunes customer info with third parties. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 21 days ago

Huawei's HongMeng Android Alternative May Arrive in June

Huawei's new OS could appear faster than previously thought. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 22 days ago

'Gaming Disorder' Deemed an Official Illness by World Health Organization

Video game addiction is added to the organization's latest list of modern-day ills. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 22 days ago

Amazon reportedly wants to 3D-scan your body for a $25 gift card

Amazon wants to learn about your body, but you won't be allowed to talk about what happens. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 24 days ago

Stanford scientists created a sound so loud it instantly boils water

Yes, it's possible to rawk too hard, but it's not possible to get any louder under water. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 24 days ago

Deepfake AI could fabricate a video of you from a single profile pic

Even the Mona Lisa can be faked. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 26 days ago

Redditor allowed to stay anonymous, court rules

In a copyright lawsuit, a Jehovah's Witness has been given protections regarding anonymous online free speech. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 26 days ago

Alien is 40, and still terrifying. Shame about the sequels

Four decades after it burst from screens, we celebrate Ridley Scott's peerless sci-fi horror hybrid. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 26 days ago

US senate considering law to ban loot boxes

EA may want to adjust its plans for the next FIFA game. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 27 days ago

5G Could Wreak Havoc on Severe Weather Forecasting, Warns NOAA

The head of NOAA says that interference from 5G networks in the 24 GHz band could result in less accurate predictions for hurricanes. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 27 days ago

Samsung deepfake AI could fabricate a video clip of you from a single photo

Even the Mona Lisa can be faked. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 27 days ago

Apple sends invites for WWDC keynote on June 3 in San Jose

It'll kick off its annual developer conference with a presentation by CEO Tim Cook and other execs at 10 a.m. PT. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 28 days ago

Qualcomm is a monopoly and must renegotiate deals, judge rules

Judge Lucy Koh sides with the US Federal Trade Commission, calling into question the chipmaker's entire business model. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 28 days ago

SpaceX to launch Starhopper 16,400 feet high in next test flight

If all goes well, the Starship prototype will blast off to a height of between 500 and 5,000 meters. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 28 days ago

Facebook coin reportedly underdevelopment in Switzerland

The social network set up a company called Libra Networks to work on its own payments and blockchain systems, according to a Swiss news site. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 1 month ago

Google reverses course on cutting off Works with Nest connections

The shift from Works with Nest to Works with Google Assistant threatened to introduce problems into your smart home, but Google is now addressing those concerns head on. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 1 month ago

Google reverses course on cutting off Works with Nest

The shift from Works with Nest to Works with Google Assistant threatened to introduce problems into your smart home, but Google is now addressing those concerns head on. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 1 month ago

Get 3 months of Spotify Premium for 99 cents

Find out what all the fuss is about for just a buck. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 1 month ago

Trump reportedly mulling order paving the way for Huawei ban

Executive order could come as early as this week, Reuters reports. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 1 month ago

Facebook Suing Rankwave for Privacy

Rankwave analyzes social media users' data for marketing. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 1 month ago

World's fastest supercomputer coming to US, built by Cray and AMD

The Energy Department awards a $600 million contract to build Frontier, while China and other countries are buying more supercomputers. | Continue reading


@cnet.com | 1 month ago