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GPS gets elderly couple stuck in mud for 2 days

A California couple wonders whether their GPS is sending them down the right road. It isn't. But they keep going anyway. Then they are mired.

By 3 October 2013


'Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to a competitive environment,' and more of the best CNET comments

Each week, we round up some of the most thoughtful comments from the CNET community.

By 30 July 2013


Man-and-woman Mars trip by 2018? Can you say 'couples counseling'?

Wealthy space buff makes serious announcement about sending a man and woman on a bare-bones flyby past the Red Planet. But building a cheap, reliable spacecraft in five years is just one issue facing planners.

By 28 February 2013


Ask Maggie: Help! These data plans are too confusing

This week's Ask Maggie offers advice on choosing a cell phone data plan and advises another reader not to ditch a home broadband connection for 3G wireless service.

By 5 August 2011


Rand McNally GPS for the Winnebago crowd

RVs need GPS love, too. The new RV-specific Rand McNally TripMaker RVND 5510 GPS will be right at home on the dashboard of a motor home.

By 7 May 2011


One man, two ears, and $50K worth of headphones

Some guys collect baseball cards, old Corvettes, or guns, Wayne McManus collects headphones.

By 26 July 2010


Tough choices for stuck winter travelers

For people stranded in the treacherous Klamath Mountains' winter terrain, there are no easy answers.

By 6 December 2006


Singer breaking from Net to mainstream

Songwriter Geoff Byrd has used the Web to kick-start his music career. But the rest is still old-fashioned hard work.

By 23 April 2005