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Ahmed the Clock Kid wants $15 million from city and school

Technically Incorrect: Ahmed Mohamed, the 14-year-old who was arrested for bringing a homemade clock to school and then became a hero at Google and Facebook, is now demanding compensation and an apology.

By November 23, 2015


CNET en Español: The 20 most influential Latinos in tech

For the third consecutive year, CNET en Español showcases the 20 most outstanding, creative and talented Hispanic professionals working in the US technology industry.

By September 17, 2015


The most influential pop-music genre? Science makes a ruling

Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes. A computer analysis of pop hits spanning 1960 to 2010 identifies three turning-point years in the evolution of music. Got any guesses?

By May 7, 2015


Watch this teen destroy the Rubik's Cube world record

Fourteen-year-old Lucas Etter used his blazing-fast hands to set the 3x3 Rubik's Cube world record in 4.9 seconds, beating the previous record set just seven months ago.

By November 24, 2015


Mozilla courts influential coders with special-purpose Firefox

Firefox got its first boost when Web programmers flocked to it a decade ago. Now Mozilla is trying that strategy afresh with a coder-focused version of the browser.

By November 3, 2014


The most influential person in history, according to Wikipedia

The father of modern taxonomy beats Shakespeare, Jesus and Napoleon as the most influential person in history, according to Wikipedia PageRank figures.

By June 11, 2014


Twitter investor Chris Sacca dives into TV's 'Shark Tank' (Q&A)

The billionaire investor discusses what made him get into the water as a guest "Shark" on the reality show.

By October 30, 2015


Clothing resale app Poshmark slips into wholesale

The startup is offering its sellers a chance to purchase new items at wholesale, instead of relying solely on used items to fill their online shops.

By October 28, 2015


Donate your Lego for art: Ai Weiwei fills cars with Lego bricks in protest

Dissident artist Ai Weiwei has taken his battle with Lego to the next level, calling on people across the world to donate their unused Lego bricks in the name of "freedom of speech."

By October 27, 2015


Facebook aims to boost tech diversity by appealing to students, parents

New online resources hub offers tips in English and Spanish on how to get started in computer science and the benefits that come with a programming career.

By October 20, 2015