Even though the famous floating showroom is leaving Treasure Island for Stockton, it's still far from ready for prime time -- and Google is still on the hook for half a million dollars in rent.
The social network retreats from its failed music service and tests a way to show how many people read your tweets. Also, Google adds new party tricks to the Chromecast with the Photowall app.
It's been a busy week for Google, with the company rolling out updates and changes to its services. In this Inside Scoop, CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Seth Rosenblatt discuss Gmail's face-lift, the music-streaming service soon to be available on iOS devices, and how Google wants to improve your health.
Researchers at GE are developing a device that could instantly estimate the calories in a plate of food at the press of a button.
Users of the 6-second looping video app can now see how many times their video has been repeated across the web.
Back Again? for Chrome provides a brutally honest accounting of your Web habits to keep you on the straight and narrow.
An Internet Explorer 8 vulnerability goes unfixed by Microsoft for more than half a year, reports the Zero Day Initiative.
Makers of wearables are looking for new things to track about your body, even if they need to poke inside it.
The Situ Smart Food Nutrition Scale works in tandem with an iPad app. The kitchen scale keeps track of nutritional information.
There is a quick fix if Mail in OS X does not properly report the number of unread messages in its dock icon.