The first cars with Android Auto arrive just before Google reveals new technology this week at its I/O show. Also: That strange, iPhone-crashing text-message bug.
All the latest Apple news, featuring developments on the iPhone, iPad, Macbooks, OS X and much more.
After its $25 phones fail to dent the dominance of Google and Apple, the Firefox backer will try to compete using technological superiority -- and maybe by adding key Android apps, too.
Apple buys a GPS company, gaining new location-tracking powers. Meanwhile, a cybersecurity researcher raises concerns of airplane hacking, and Google is said to add a "buy" button to search results.
Apple passes on gas gags for the smartwatch, as Discover cards join the Apple Pay service. Meanwhile, Jay Z takes to Twitter to defend his Tidal music streaming service.
Apple faces criticism for not giving its Watch the same security protections as the iPhone. Also, Microsoft drops "Windows Phone" for a new name, and Walmart creates its own version of Amazon Prime.
At its annual conference, Google reveals updates to Android, including a beefed-up payment system called Android Pay. It also brings virtual reality to iPhones (really) and the new Photos app offers free, unlimited storage.
CNET editor Dong Ngo explains the USB standard and the significance of the latest USB Type-C.
The tech giant may show off a new music-streaming service at its developer conference in June. Also: SodaStream's new machine adds bubbles to more than water, and code leaks for Google's wireless service dubbed Project Fi.
Sending the new emoji characters to people without iOS 8.3 could result in a string of alien heads. Learn about the new icons -- and a secret Spock salute. Also: Lego Dimensions copies the Skylanders phenomenon.
More than 3,000 apps fill the Apple Watch app store on launch day -- and some may not make great sense. Meanwhile, Samsung teases a new watch, and Google may soon reveal a new Glass.