The smartphone's stylus gets jammed when you insert it backwards into the storage slot, which can break it permanently. It's a problem some research analysts say harkens back to Apple's iPhone design uproar.
Some of the most downloaded and highest-grossing video games in leading app stores use casino motifs for their designs, raising questions about the potential dangers of gambling apps.
YouTube rules the realm of on-demand video, but live video still has a tournament of contenders. With a YouTube Gaming hub, Google is juicing up live features -- and that may bring you face-to-face with gameplay streams you never knew existed.
Apple's iPhone event invite came with the mysterious tagline "Hey Siri, give us a hint." But if you actually ask Siri to give you a hint, her answers get a bit snide.
From the Cheapskate: Listen to Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels and other "Star Wars" actors perform these hugely popular radio dramas. Plus: "The Martian" e-book for $1.99!
Google is now a subsidiary of a new company called Alphabet. Get the facts behind Google's reorganization and learn which projects make up the Alphabet soup.
Available for Android, iOS and Fire OS, the free TenMarks Summer Math program normally costs $40.
Get the new school year off on the right foot with apps and services
When you need someone to walk around in a Ghostbusters jumpsuit, who ya gonna call? CNET guinea pig Danny Gallagher, who learned a lot about himself (and heat exhaustion) from the adventure.
Which has the most apps? Which has the coolest features? Which one is the best? The most popular streamers all have their merits, so we'll help you decide which box is right for you.