Black Hat 2014
CNET goes over the hits and misses that helped define our year in smartphones.
Microsoft used the word "familiar" today to describe the look and feel of Windows 10, but it's got some new tricks up its sleeve, too. We're taking a look at some of those new features, and discussing if they'll reassure anyone who felt burned by Windows 8.
On today's show, we dive into Windows 10 and some of its new features, get excited about Netflix's plan to release an upcoming film the same day it hits theaters, and check out a weird 3D-printed hat that changes color based on your brain activity.
The Neurotiq headpiece combines knitting, 3D printing and electroencephalography to display your brain activity as an array of LED hues.
Keep your music under your hat with the Archos Music Beany, a woolly wearable that plays tunes through a knitted hat.
The Archos Music Beany is a woollen hat that plays music, and is joined by a smart Weather Station and musical lamp.
Phone? Tablet? How about both? AT&T's PadFone X handset comes with a 9-inch tablet dock that maximizes your viewing pleasure.
Security experts gather again in Vegas to show off and debate the latest in hacks and flaws, focusing this year on the latest risks facing Net-connected devices.
Absent-minded sun worshipers can retrofit a regular hat with a UV index sensor to remind them to re-slather on sunscreen.
For a phone with mid-tier hardware, the Blackphone punches high with nearly $900 worth of security and privacy tools. Here's what using the phone looks like.