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MIT researchers create world's trickiest tongue twister

According to speech communication scientists from MIT, "pad kid poured curd pulled cod" is the most difficult phrase to spit out. Give it a try.

By 10 December 2013


Crave Ep. 149: Is that a drum in your pants or...?

Imagine walking around with an entire band in your pants. DrumPants embed more than 100 sounds right into your clothing, turning you into a musical instrument.

By 14 December 2013


Season 3 Bloopers!

We have to admit, we totally crack ourselves up! Check out the behind-the-scenes with an unboxing tongue twister, GoPro action setup shots never seen before, and a four-letter word that brings Molly to tears!

By 17 May 2013


The five secrets to smartphone success

Sony wants to build a flagship superphone. CNET is here with a few steps it needs to take.

By 17 November 2012


Best MP3 players with FLAC

If you're looking for a portable MP3 player with FLAC capability, here are five of the best on the market.

By 19 October 2012


Speak Scrabblish and 'thwack your amis' at Scrabble (Q&A)

"Is That a Word?" author David Bukszpan wanted to improve his Scrabble game, but didn't want to memorize the dictionary. CNET talked to him about the game's unique -- and surprising -- lexicon.

By 18 September 2012


Checking for the new SabPub malware in OS X

This new minimum-threat malware development for OS X copies Flashback and suggests criminals jump on opportunistic bubbles.

By 17 April 2012


Siri slow to impress in Japan

As the world focused on Apple's unveiling of its new iPad last week, an added feature in the iOS 5.1 update brought Siri to Japanese iPhone 4S users.

By 14 March 2012


SanDisk Sansa Clip Zip

SanDisk's tongue-twister of an MP3 player is a stupefying value and its practical clip-on design is perfect for the gym.

By 24 August 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating 24 August 2011

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Web watchdog spots unusual congressional gaffe

An apparent drafting error means that the House of Representatives will rush back to Washington this week to approve the "______Act of____." Whoops!

By 9 August 2010