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​Yahoo updates methodology in new transparency report

The company changes how it tallies government requests for data in its second transparency report, following tech firm push back over the past year.

By March 27, 2014


Windows and iOS users divided on Clinton but united on Trump, survey says

Technically Incorrect: In a survey timed to feel out whether operating systems correlate with choice of candidates, "No opinion" is the second choice of many Republicans.

By November 10, 2015


Microsoft delighting almost as much as Apple, study says

Technically Incorrect: A market research company says it's looked at over 900,000 consumer reviews of tech products and Redmond is beginning to delight in a big way. Google, however, has problems.

By October 26, 2015


TV for people who use their minds: Why losing 'MythBusters' won't be easy

Commentary: The popular series will say goodbye in 2016. CNET's Bonnie Burton, a longtime fan and science nerd, explains why she's "already feeling empty inside" -- and why TV will never be the same.

By October 23, 2015


No more 'MythBusters'; show will say goodbye in 2016

After 248 episodes, hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman will bid farewell to the popular-science Discovery Channel series next year.

By October 21, 2015


Teens more in love with iPhones than ever, survey says

Technically Incorrect: The latest Piper Jaffray survey of teens show that even more own or want iPhones than six months ago, and there's a big increase in Netflix viewing over cable.

By October 15, 2015


Inside Google's master plan for faster, sharper streaming video

Google is working on a new technology called VP10 that will allow it to squeeze higher-quality video over broadband and mobile networks. And thanks to patent issues with a rival standard, it has a chance to catch on.

By August 28, 2015


Intel's Edison joins the quest to save the bees

Tiny radio-frequency identification chips attached to bees will be paired with Intel Edison boards to monitor the bees' activities and help the fight against colony collapse disorder.

By August 24, 2015


Why don't some people use the Internet?

Senior citizens make up a huge chunk of those who abstain, but income, education, location and ethnicity also are factors, according to Pew Research.

By July 29, 2015


Woman's donated leg mummified using ancient Egyptian practice

Using two legs from a cadaver, researchers in Switzerland baked one in an oven and covered the other in a salt solution to try to re-create ancient mummification. One method was successful.

By May 27, 2015