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Stephen Hawking says we should be more frightened of capitalism than robots

In a Reddit Ask Me Anything session, the physicist expresses more concern about economic inequality than about artificial intelligence.

By October 8, 2015


Betternet is a free VPN for all your devices

From the Cheapskate: Who says there's no such thing as a free virtual private network? Plus: Three bonus deals.

By October 12, 2015


Surplus food for the homeless is just an app away

On-demand smartphone apps are known for addressing the whims and desires of the comfortable. It turns out they can also serve the greater good.

By June 21, 2015


Would you be happier listening to music if you had better sounding headphones or speakers?

It's not a trick question. Do you think sound quality enhances musical enjoyment?

By October 10, 2015


BMW or VW? When it comes to small SUVs, the answer isn't easy

At the Frankfurt auto show, BMW unveiled its updated X1 and VW its redesigned Tiguan. CNET editors Wayne Cunningham and Chris Paukert figure which one wins.

By September 16, 2015


What happens to astronaut poop? NASA finally has an answer

Astronaut Scott Kelly is spending a year in space, and you might be surprised (and probably a little grossed out) by what happens to all the waste generated in that period.

By September 14, 2015


Siri answers question during White House press conference

Technically Incorrect: Did someone have an advance edition of Apple's "always-on" Siri? For she suddenly spoke when no one expected her to.

By September 12, 2015


Apple's answer to reignite iPad sales: A keyboard and a stylus

The consumer-electronics giant has borrowed from competitors, particularly Microsoft's Surface Pro computer, to juice its iPad's capabilities.

By September 9, 2015


Your burning Destiny: Taken King questions, answered

Bungie discusses Exotic blueprints, double vault space, Gjallarhorn changes, Legendary Marks, and more.

By August 20, 2015


Apple may enlist Siri to answer your phone calls

The voice assistant would answer your calls with customized messages and then transcribe your voice mail into text, says Business Insider.

By August 3, 2015