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How many AA batteries would it take to power the Death Star?

CNET finds out first in a fascinating new infographic that sums up the power needs of various gear from "Star Wars" in very 21st-century terms.

By June 16, 2015


What connected booze tech are we putting in the CNET Smart Home?

Automated homebrewing? Smart cocktails? Robotic bartenders? We'll drink to that.

By November 21, 2015


True or false? Battery myths that need to die

Battery technology may not have changed much in the last couple decades, but common knowledge is even worse.

By November 11, 2015


10 genius ways to use aluminum foil for more than just baking

Time to stock up on your new favorite kitchen staple.

By November 13, 2015


Gogoro: More than the Tesla of scooters

Founded by Microsoft and HTC alumni in Taiwan, Gogoro's electric scooter is slick, stylish and might also usher in a portable power revolution.

By November 8, 2015


Xbox One Elite controller release date revealed by retailers

Have an extra $150 kicking around? Here's when you can buy the new, transforming controller.

By September 17, 2015


Use the cloud to make your garden grow with the Smart Outdoors Buying Guide

Expand your smart home beyond your outer walls with connected outdoor tech.

By September 16, 2015


Spooky staredown by YouTubers Rhett & Link tests face-morphing theory

Face of horror: The "Good Mythical Morning" hosts re-create a facial-perception experiment in which staring at someone's face, or into a mirror, produces weird hallucinations.

By September 10, 2015


Moixa Energy USBCell AA NiMH batteries

If you don't leave home without AA-powered gadgets and keep equipment with USB ports at the ready, the Moixa Energy USBCell AA NiMH batteries could be essential to pack in your laptop bag.

By October 7, 2008

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Customize the appearance of Safari's Reader mode on iOS 9

Reader in iOS 9 is getting a new look, if you're into that sort of thing.

By September 3, 2015