You are here

CNet News

Subscribe to CNet News feed CNet News
CNET news editors and reporters provide top technology news, with investigative reporting and in-depth coverage of tech issues and events.
Updated: 56 min 9 sec ago

Lighter, cheaper robotic hand grabs more like the real deal - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 00:30
A man testing the Hannes prosthetic has been able to use it to drive, operate carpentry tools, hold playing cards and grasp cash from an ATM.
Categories: Technology News

Alphabet chairman says Google Duplex passes Turing test in one specific way - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 00:26
John Hennessy, the former Stanford president, said Google's lifelike voice AI points to what's coming.
Categories: Technology News

The Atlas robot is running -- the better to chase Elon Musk down - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 00:22
Just a brisk little stroll through the park...
Categories: Technology News

Why Spotify's R. Kelly decision on hate content matters - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 00:19
R. Kelly's actions take on a new tenor in the #MeToo era, and Spotify is planting a flag.
Categories: Technology News

Google won't bring next-gen controllers to its newest VR headset - CNET

Fri, 11/05/2018 - 00:01
Don't expect cutting-edge future controls for the Mirage Solo.
Categories: Technology News

Something called 'request sync' will make Google Home easier to use - CNET

Thu, 10/05/2018 - 23:57
The feature is rolling out to smart home developers later this year, and it'll make it easier to manage your connected devices.
Categories: Technology News

MapLite software developed by MIT could speed autonomy in rural areas - Roadshow

Thu, 10/05/2018 - 23:43
The system is able to navigate without the need for hyper-detailed 3D maps, making it attractive for use outside of urban centers.
Categories: Technology News

Jupiter goes psychedelic in whirling clouds video - CNET

Thu, 10/05/2018 - 23:40
See the swirling clouds of Jupiter dance in a new animation with images taken by NASA's Juno spacecraft.
Categories: Technology News

FCC makes $120M robocall fine for Florida man official - CNET

Thu, 10/05/2018 - 23:13
The agency is cracking down on illegal calls, but at least one official says it should do more.
Categories: Technology News

Facebook's leaked dick pic policy shifts blame away from the victim - CNET

Thu, 10/05/2018 - 23:12
An internal memo shows how Facebook is dealing with nonconsensual nudes.
Categories: Technology News

5 best things from Google I/O this year - CNET

Thu, 10/05/2018 - 23:06
These are the updates that you'll use most.
Categories: Technology News

AI regulation will be light, says White House - CNET

Thu, 10/05/2018 - 22:40
Facebook and Google don't need to put the brakes on artificial intelligence projects, a science advisor reportedly says.
Categories: Technology News

Japan's getting a special NES Classic loaded with Dragon Ball games - CNET

Thu, 10/05/2018 - 22:40
A special, gold Nintendo Classic Mini: Family Computer is being made to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Weekly Shonen Jump magazine -- and all its games are based on Manga.
Categories: Technology News

Klout is shutting down, so your score REALLY doesn't matter now - CNET

Thu, 10/05/2018 - 22:25
Maybe it never did.
Categories: Technology News

Best Buy blows out TCL's excellent 2017 Roku TV for $500 - CNET

Thu, 10/05/2018 - 22:24
The one-day sale this Saturday shaves $100 off the 55-inch P series Roku TV.
Categories: Technology News

Sony's smart display is a no-show at Google I/O - CNET

Thu, 10/05/2018 - 22:23
At Google's developer conference, it certainly looks like Sony's version of a smart speaker with a screen won't be ready to launch with the rest.
Categories: Technology News

Android P will stop your apps from sneakily using camera, mic - CNET

Thu, 10/05/2018 - 21:58
Wait, so before now my apps could access my camera data when I wasn't using them? Yup.
Categories: Technology News

Does the 2019 Rolls-Royce Cullinan stack up to its ultra-luxe competition? - Roadshow

Thu, 10/05/2018 - 21:29
SUVs for the upper crust are a superhot market right now, and Rolls-Royce is no longer content to let Bentley and Range Rover have all the fun.
Categories: Technology News

Galaxy Note 9 may have been revealed in this leaked picture - CNET

Thu, 10/05/2018 - 21:15
A possible render of the Note 9 was shared online.
Categories: Technology News

Avengers directors flip off Deadpool with Thanos' gauntlet - CNET

Thu, 10/05/2018 - 21:10
Deadpool's parody of the Avengers spoiler warning earned him a flippant Twitter response from the Infinity War directors.
Categories: Technology News

Pages