They sound alike, but the two mobile payment solutions each offer their own unique advantages.
There may soon be new rules on how the Internet should work and be regulated. On Thursday, the Federal Communications Commission will likely pass new Net neutrality rules that would keep the Internet open and reclassify broadband as a public utility. CNET's Maggie Reardon and Sumi Das on what the rules will mean for consumers.
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FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler lays out new standards that line up with President Barack Obama's stance on net neutrality. CNET's Sumi Das explains how the rules, which promote innovation and ban 'fast lanes,' affect our online experiences.
A large-scale analysis of language used on Twitter adds to the evidence that negative emotions are directly linked to heart disease.
Windows 10 on smartphones will look a little cleaner and behave a little better than before, but the biggest changes Microsoft made to its all-in-one OS come from the phone, not the other way around.
It's an impossible question to answer -- unless you're Neil deGrasse Tyson. Watch the famed astrophysicist take on a young boy's loaded query, and knock it out of the park.
A new short video lets you in on the meaning behind the magic for six of the spells used in the Harry Potter universe.
Secure network connections protect people against snooping and criminals, but it's a hassle for websites. Mozilla, Cisco, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and others want to change that.
The PlayStation maker shows off its latest prototype, saying it's "close to the final consumer product." But is it ready to convert VR skeptics?