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Doomsday revision predicts we won't make it to Thursday

The world was supposed to end in May 2011, according to one prophecy, unless that was really just the beginning of the end, in which case the end of the end is set for Wednesday.

By October 6, 2015

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Each week, Iyaz Akhtar scours CNET's sites to see what people are looking at and talking about, and then counts down the most popular trends in tech. From the most popular products to must have gadgets to the most downloaded software, Iyaz brings a witty, informative look at each week's list.


Reddit's 'Explain Like I'm Five' videos star real 5-year-olds

Reddit turns one of its most popular sub-reddits into a YouTube series starring actual 5-year-olds working to comprehend complex subjects.

By March 19, 2013


Google AI could be my new wife, steal my job -- and I'm nervous

Commentary: A Google AI expert says computers capable of having relationships aren't far off, but the idea of machines with common sense has CNET's Eric Mack feeling disposable.

By May 26, 2015


Why I'm done buying cheap Lightning cables

A high failure rate forces me to re-examine the "value" of cheapie cables, at least for iPhones.

By September 10, 2014


Hey you, looking at your smartwatch! I'm talking here

From CNET Magazine: Smartwatches are great for reading messages and notifications right from your wrist. Too bad people around you think you're being rude.

By August 10, 2015


After two months with Android, I'm going back to iPhone. Here's why.

While I can see the benefits of the Android platform, especially with regard to hardware, it's just not the mobile experience I want.

By March 28, 2014


Lyft CEO: I'm not just a customer, I'm a driver too

Logan Green, the ride-hailing service's co-founder and CEO, discusses his company's vision and his larger competition at the South by Southwest festival.

By March 16, 2015


Microsoft Surface Book vs. Surface Pro 4 vs. Surface Pro 3 vs. MacBook Pro

Which Surface makes the most sense for you? Here's how they stack up against one another, and against the Apple competition.

By October 6, 2015


5-deal Friday: Dirt-cheap games, sport 'phones and more!

From the Cheapskate: Dead Space for a dime? Yep. An MFP with AirPrint for under $30? Yep. All that and more!

By October 9, 2015


Why I'm quitting Microsoft Office forever

It's not just about the money. Well, okay, it's mostly about the money, but there are other reasons I'm bidding goodbye to Microsoft's not-so-sweet suite.

By March 20, 2014