CNET editor Dong Ngo explains the USB standard and the significance of the latest USB Type-C.
Three researchers helped revolutionize lighting with vastly better energy efficiency and brightness. The light-emitting diodes also are used in data storage, TVs and smartphones.
With a key, spying-related section of the Patriot Act up for reauthorization, tech heavyweights team up with other groups in outlining "essential" changes to US surveillance policies.
Among smartphone and tablet owners polled by Adobe, two-thirds of those planning to buy a smartwatch will go with Apple's wearable.
The gentle giant has been designed specifically to assist in caring for Japan's ageing population, taking on heavy-duty tasks such as lifting.
At least one company says smartphones don't have to be rectangular slabs.
Available to those in the Xbox Preview Program, the update is intended to help the controller connect to the console more quickly and to patch a number of unspecified bugs.
Sony looks to rebound from a tough year with a strong showing at the Consumer Electronics Show. But will it be enough?
After an Uber driver allegedly rapes a woman in Boston, the ride-sharing service's background checks come under scrutiny.
With a format tailor-made for one-liners, Twitter has become the world's biggest stand-up comedy club. TV comedy writers and an original "SNL" cast member tell Crave why the tweet's the thing.