For Road Trip 2015, CNET talks with the University of Michigan's Peter Sweatman about the rapid merging of computers and cars, and the fake city in Ann Arbor where it's being put to the test.
All the news from the annual Google I/O event, including the latest on Android.
If you use Google Hangouts or you used to use Google Talk frequently, then you should enjoy the convenience of a chat and video-calling app.
As part of Road Trip 2015, CNET visits Mcity, a 32-acre fake city in Michigan designed to test self-driving cars' navigation and communication abilities -- and to keep research from migrating to Silicon Valley.
Google's IM client is bare-bones, though it lets Gmail users chat by text and voice for free.
Visit the developer's Web site for a free download.
These powerful, reversible charging ports are all the rage, and are coming to a phone near you. Here's everything you need to know as new USB-C phones trickle out.
The search giant is looking to bring its Wi-Fi-beaming balloons to the South Asian country, but discussions are still in early stages.
Available for developers by Q4, Weave is an Internet of Things communications layer from Google that allows smart devices to "speak" to one another.
"Huge numbers of people want to do good things," says the Wikipedia co-founder as he brings company to the US.
The Internet giant compiles all the places you've been on a map -- a move that may register as helpful, creepy or both.
One of the "best tablets of 2014" is finally on sale -- but not for long. Plus, yesterday's movie-freebie deal: not dead yet?