Startup Nextbit, run by former Google and HTC executives, hit its goal of selling $500,000 worth of smartphones in a single day.
During a fishing trip, Rick Trippe came across a dangerous sea snake and stonefish fighting each other. He separated them with his bare hands and lived to tell all about it.
Want to donate your corpse to science? That's noble of you, but it's not your only option. Here are just a few of the many things people can choose to do when they've shuffled off that mortal coil.
The yearly electronics show in Berlin never lets us down with its crazy-cool phones. Here are the most interesting handsets that made their global debut.
Animated-GIF search app Giphy releases the Giphy Cam app for iPhone that lets users shoot their own GIFs, add custom effects and share with friends on social media.
The nation's great steel hope is looking to raise funds to battle Japan's meanest robot next year in a true battle of the Pacific Rim.
The company is taking a page out of the playbook of Warren Buffett -- a longtime hero of co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin -- as it prepares for its next stage of growth.
Once you see the super-smart addition to the standard Lightning cable built into the Luminid, you'll wonder why they don't all have it.
From the CNET vault: Say you need to get on the Internet but you don't have the hardware required to get online. Welcome to the world of "cybercafes."
The Backyard Scientist is at it again, this time shooting pillars of six flames of various shades into the air.