top story

Going on an extended international trip? Get a local SIM

CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers two travelers insight on the best ways to save money on their wireless service while journeying abroad.

Apple posts solid profit, but iPhone sales don't wow

Apple sells 35.2 million iPhones during the quarter -- good, but slightly below expectations. Sales of the iPad, however, continue to slump.

Microsoft's sales beat estimates, but earnings hit by Nokia deal

In Satya Nadella's first full quarter as CEO, Microsoft posts 18 percent revenue gain. But earnings per share get dinged by costs related to acquiring Nokia's handset business.

Comcast admits service rep did what he was trained to do
How we pay for Facebook
In Wichita, the 787 Dreamliner gets its head start
Nvidia's Shield Tablet: Gaming must-have or also-ran?

Top News

2 hours agoSci-Techby

Continental offers cheaper head-up displays for cars

With the company's simpler "combiner" HUD, more cars could overlay information like driving directions atop drivers' view of the road. But distractions must be kept to a minimum.

15 hours agoTech Industryby

EU may revisit Google antitrust settlement, report says

After reaching a controversial deal with European regulators in February, the EU may revise terms of Google's settlement.

19 hours agoSecurityby

Apple: We don't build back doors into our products

Amid new alleged security flaws, the company denies building back doors in its devices or services that allow for government or other third-party snooping.

Gallery

In Kansas, where 787 Dreamliners are born (pictures)

Boeing's next-gen planes are assembled in Washington or South Carolina, but the front sections are made in Kansas. CNET Road Trip 2014 visits the aviation heartland to see the manufacturing process.

31 minutes agoAsk Maggieby

Going on an extended international trip? Get a local SIM

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers two travelers some insight on the best ways to save money on their wireless service while traveling abroad.

Play
Video

Ditch the spray: Apps to repel mosquitoes

Along with summer comes cookouts, swimming, and mosquitoes -- lots of them. Instead of slathering on repellent, turn to your smartphone to keep pesky critters at bay. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsubio reports on apps designed to repel mosquitoes.

3 hours agoCarsby

Australian team smashes 26-year-old electric car world record

UNSW's Sunswift eVe has broken a long standing electric car speed record and now shifts gears to make the car street legal. And CNET got to take the car for a spin.

5 hours agoTech Cultureby

Artists commemorate the worst computer viruses in history

Online gallery Computer Virus Catalog sees artists from around the world interpreting and visualising the most famous viruses to hit our hard drives.

6 hours agoWindows 8by

Microsoft CEO affirms one Windows for all devices

Satya Nadella says in no uncertain terms that the "three" Windows operating systems will merge into one OS.

7 hours agoInternetby

Google privacy policy lawsuit to forge ahead, judge rules

A federal judge rejects the tech giant's attempt to dismiss a suit that accuses it of violating users' rights with changes to its privacy policy.

8 hours agoCarsby

Tesla prepares California plant for Model X sport utility

Carmaker is preparing up to deliver its first sport utility vehicle. The Model X is expected to arrive in 2015.

9 hours agoCraveby

Sailor Moon episode recreated shot for shot by more than 250 animators

A collaborative Sailor Moon project saw over 250 animators recreate every single shot of "Fractious Friends", the 38th episode of the classic animated series.

10 hours agoCraveby

One Fast Cat: A hamster wheel for kitty

One Fast Cat lets your feline friend get some much-needed exercise without having to brave the great outdoors.

10 hours agoTech Cultureby

Airbnb guest stays more than 30 days, gets tenant's rights

If you're renting your home on Airbnb, it's worth checking the law. One California woman is finding out the hard way. Her tenant won't leave and does have some rights.

10 hours agoCraveby

Fund a hoverbike, get a quadcopter

Engineer Chris Malloy's Hoverbike has hit Kickstarter for funding -- in the scaled-down form of a drone.

Hot Products
Active Discussions
Don't Miss