Dan Fredinburg, an engineer in Google's Project X division, was among more than a dozen climbers killed in avalanche set off by Nepal's massive earthquake.
Gov. Jerry Brown vetoes a bill that would have required law enforcement to obtain a warrant before using surveillance drones.
The bill, which is now on the governor's desk, pits privacy advocates against law enforcement interests in managing the emerging technology.
Operating from a building in Corpus Christi, Texas, US Customs and Border Protection flies surveillance planes 24-7. CNET Road Trip 2014 got a ride to see how they catch the bad guys.
The painting skills of Banksy, Shepard Fairey, and dozens more are now preserved in the Google Street Art Project.
Here is a roundup of Google's jokes and hoaxes currently on the loose. Did you miss the Tardis?
The home of the Large Hadron Collider is also currently home -- at least on Google Street View -- to several hidden Legos. Find them and serious geek bragging rights are yours.
The new feature takes the 360-degree panoramic photo spheres taken with Android smartphones or digital SLRs and links them together to create a custom virtual tour.
The Street View team now offers an inside tour of international airports, train stations, and a cable car stop in Hong Kong.
Google Street View takes its off-road cameras inside the Lamborghini Museum in northern Italy to give you a 360-degree tour.