The Samsung Illusion is a wholly decent midrange smartphone that won't wow you, but mostly delivers. However, there are a few flaws.
The Neural Correlate Society has voted in its picks for the best new illusions that highlight interesting things about perception.
The idea that we make autonomous choices may be nothing more than "background noise" in our brain, according to researchers at UC Davis.
The winners of the Best Illusion of the Year contest have been crowned, so go ahead and enjoy the confusion.
Halo, Project X-Ray and Minecraft -- via augmented reality. Scott Stein got his first crack at HoloLens at E3, and found out how similar -- and different -- the experience is to virtual reality competitors like Oculus Rift.
A recently released ESA image shows large lakes of blue on the surface of the Red Planet. Or does it?
The Worldwide Developers Conference is all about software, software and more software. You'll have to wait for more devices -- including Apple TV.
Astronomers have pieced together Hubble data to observe a collision between knots of matter in the jet of a supermassive black hole for the first time.
Marc Hagan-Guirey explains how he transforms single pieces of paper into intricate scenes from "Star Wars" using the Japanese technique of kirigami.
In Iceland recently, CNET's Eric Mack tracked down one of the world's most impressive geek politicians, Pirate Party leader Birgitta Jonsdottir.