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Google failed to address the one problem plaguing Android

Commentary: Google's phone operating system has a huge problem -- and the new Android M update does nothing to fix it.

By May 31, 2015


Wake to the smell of money (or peaches) with scent-based alarm clock

SensorWake promises to get you out of bed using pleasant smells such as coffee and croissants -- or, failing that, an alarm.

By May 27, 2015


'House of Cards' producer predicts Silicon Valley will replace Hollywood

"If I owned a studio, I'd make movie theaters pay me," says Dana Brunetti, producer of "House of Cards" and "The Social Network."

By November 5, 2014


Digital comics successful sidekick to print, say publishers

Two years ago, digital comics rocketed to the front page when DC Entertainment rebooted and began publishing all its titles in digital as well as print. Now that most North American publishers have followed suit, they say digital has become a small but growing part of their business.

By July 20, 2013


DC's e-comics expand to a multiverse of devices

You no longer need a cosmic treadmill of devices to get your DC Comics fix, as the publisher becomes the first to load the shelves of the Kindle, Nook, and iBookstores with its weekly releases.

By November 7, 2012


Bizarro world! Print comics boom as digital sales rise

The common wisdom is that as a medium goes digital, the physical sales plummet. But when it comes to comic books, the common wisdom needs a new guru.

By July 13, 2012


Digital comics come to life on tablets

CNET takes a brief look at digital comics on smartphones and tablets, and chats with Comixology CEO David Steinberger.

By March 31, 2011


Sony and Universal offer music On Air, On Sale: Are the charts dead?

Record labels in moment of sanity shocker! Sony and Universal are making new songs available to buy as soon as they're on the radio. Is the hit parade dead?

By January 21, 2011


Few see Web, Hollywood like Eric Garland (Q&A)

Big Champagne tracks consumption of entertainment content on Web. Its CEO discusses how Netflix, the music sector, and mass pirating have changed Hollywood's views.

By November 15, 2010


DC Comics follows in Marvel's iPad footsteps

DC Comics--home to pop culture icons Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman (and lesser-known characters like Jonah Hex and The Losers)--announced Wednesday that it would be distributing its comics digitally in a deal that resembles those of its competitors, but with some unique twists.

By June 24, 2010