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Following GPS, a woman is shot dead in a dangerous neighborhood

Technically Incorrect: A Brazilian woman uses the Waze app to find a particular street. However, there are two streets with similar names in the vicinity. One leads to a favela.

By October 7, 2015


New Yorkers protest 'Internet people' invading neighborhood

On the Upper West Side, locals object to a sidewalk cafe where people allegedly do awful things such as have Internet dates.

By October 5, 2014


How to buy a new phone: The CNET smartphone buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a cell phone.

By November 20, 2015


These neighboring moons look totally different: Here's why

Two of Saturn's moons step into the NASA spotlight with a Cassini image highlighting their differences.

By November 18, 2015


Google's self-driving car pulled over for driving too slowly

The vehicle was traveling well under the 35 mph speed limit -- legally, police in Google's hometown say.

By November 13, 2015


Our solar system may be much larger than we thought

Scientists spot the most distant object yet in our solar system. It could be under the sway of an even darker, larger and more distant world.

By November 11, 2015


Alien hunters who listened to weird distant star share their findings

There's something around the star KIC 8462852 that seems so unnatural it's driven serious scientists to search for alien signals coming from the system.

By November 6, 2015


Take a closer look at that Halloween 'skull' asteroid

The asteroid that buzzed past Earth on October 31 looked like a skull at first blush, but new NASA images show another side to the space rock.

By November 4, 2015


Comcast confirms it wants to start a wireless service

Comcast's CEO Brian Roberts publicly acknowledges for the first time that the cable company will exercise a provision in a contract with Verizon to resell the wireless operator's service under its own brand.

By October 27, 2015


Addicted to the sound of distorted guitars: A guilty pleasure?

The Audiophiliac ponders his attraction to intentionally distorted music.

By October 24, 2015