The latest in Gateway's line of versatile slim towers, the SX2850-33 stays current with a fast Intel Core i3 CPU, and more importantly adds Wi-Fi to improve its suitability as a living-room desktop. It might cost more than a Nettop or a dedicated video-streaming device, but for its overall speed and flexibility, we'd pick this system as a budget PC or an online living-room content center.
The Sony SRS-X33 makes a strong case for being a less expensive alternative to the Bose SoundLink Mini II.
Dish's outspoken chairman, Charlie Ergen, says the feds' efforts to deny it a $3.3 billion discount on spectrum it bid on in the last auction has dampened enthusiasm for mergers or participation in an upcoming auction.
The successor to the impressive SRS-X3 has shrunk 20 percent but arguably sounds better and offers better battery life.
GE creates a little-engine-that-could using an advanced metal 3D-printing technique and then put it through testing like a full-size engine.
High-end lenses are a notch more attainable for Canon SLR users. Some lens prices were cut again after Canon trimmed prices last September.
With full manual controls and its BOSS image stabilization, Sony rolls out another traditional 4K camcorder at a lower price.
Technically Incorrect: At least 20 percent of drivers say they've never used more than half the tech features in their cars, according to new market research.
This portable carrying case for the iPad Air 1 and 2 boosts your device's sound while also keeping it dressed up and protected on the go.
As part of Road Trip 2015, CNET digs in to the 3D printing startup culture in Chattanooga.