A famous prison-break mystery gets a new wrinkle as scientists examine a hydraulic model that gives the escapees a brief window for a survivable run.
The groundbreaking '90s computer game Myst is poised for a revival as a television series that plans to crack open the worlds beyond the books.
UK transport authorities have dropped legal action on controversial e-hailing app Uber because the courts are tied up with cases relating to individual drivers.
The free game is available now in Apple's App Store and the Google Play marketplace.
Researchers have created a "soft" robofish powered by carbon dioxide that can swim around on its own and execute a critical escape maneuver just as fast as a real fish.
NursingJobs concludes that it's cheaper to purchase new computers for its customers than to keep supporting Microsoft's 2006-era browser.
A short film about a little girl who uses The Legend of Zelda to escape the harsh realities of her day-to-day life is being developed into a full length feature.
Exploding toilets! Runaway wrecking balls! Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman will bust or prove "Simpsons"-inspired moments in their new season premiere in January.
Nokia just might be able to debut its first and only Android phone before it is entirely acquired by Microsoft.
Plenty of high-profile people suffered from foot-in-mouth disease this year. Here, CNET catalogs some of the silly, smart and interesting things said in the world of tech in 2014.