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Surplus food for the homeless is just an app away

On-demand smartphone apps are known for addressing the whims and desires of the comfortable. It turns out they can also serve the greater good.

By June 21, 2015


This Kickstarter project wants you to build your own smartwatch

The Blocks smartwatch is meant to be customized and upgraded piece by piece to give you a choice of features like better battery life and GPS.

By October 13, 2015


Laser razor zapped off Kickstarter, gets new life on Indiegogo

A futuristic razor that promises to shave with lasers and raised millions on Kickstarter gets kicked off the site for not having a fully functional prototype. But it's found a new home on Indiegogo.

By October 13, 2015


Super-light metal from Boeing is both flexible and strong (Tomorrow Daily 256)

A Boeing research team is lifting the veil on its new, lightweight metal. The microlattice design and ultrathin walls make for a flexible, durable material that could someday be used in airplanes or cars.

By October 12, 2015


The fascinating stories of the X-Wing extras who were never stars, but were in 'Star Wars'

A long time ago, in a film studio far, far away, a ragtag alliance of unknown extras donned alien masks to shoot a low-budget sci-fi movie. New documentary "Elstree 1976" tells their stories -- CNET met its director, Jon Spira.

By October 9, 2015


Microsoft's 'Project X Ray' demo for HoloLens looks interesting (Tomorrow Daily 253)

Ashley recaps today's Microsoft event in NYC (and all our favorite things within), explains how Best Buy's new robotic employee works and discusses this week's new releases in film and gaming.

By October 6, 2015


We loved the 'Project X Ray' demo for HoloLens, but... (Tomorrow Daily 253)

Microsoft showed off a visually impressive and exciting game demo for its HoloLens headset; unfortunately, the point of view the audience was thrilled by? It's quite a bit different than the wearer's field of vision while playing. Still cool, though!

By October 6, 2015

Editors' Take

Google Project Fi

The search giant's nascent mobile wireless service emphasizes Wi-Fi coverage and an easy-to-understand price structure. CNET's Lynn La tried it out.

By July 20, 2015

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Diablo dev hiring for 'unannounced project'

An ideal candidate for the art director position would have a "deep understanding" of the Diablo series.

By August 10, 2015


Project Apollo Archive posts thousands of Apollo space mission photos online

Each Apollo astronaut was equipped with a specially modified Hasselblad camera, resulting in thousands of iconic space images that are now collated in one place.

By October 5, 2015