Holiday party season is approaching. Want to spice up your wardrobe with new accessories but don't want to invest in costly jewelry or handbags? CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some online rental services that let you borrow these stylish items a month at a time. She has more in this Tech Minute.
Why spend full price on festive fashions if you can rent a wacky wardrobe to show off your love for reindeer, snowmen, wreaths, holly, Santa Claus, elves and candy canes?
This charming cottage promises Middle-earth luxuries in the heart of Los Angeles. Just don't expect any visits from Gandalf.
Google's opened up its Play Movies & TV service to the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, but it doesn't let you buy or rent anything -- you have to do that elsewhere.
Company commemorates the auspicious occasion of its final film rental by capturing the moment for posterity.
Rest in peace, Blockbuster stores. Long live Redbox, libraries, streaming services, and other alternatives.
If you're looking to get away, why not rent a dwelling that looks like it's pulled right out of Middle-earth?
The all-purpose app for text, video, and voice chat can now detect when people are trying to find each other in the real world and then help them meet up. Also new: stickers, video filters, and bigger ambitions at Google.
A no-strings-attached giveaway of "The Fellowship of the Ring" in HD, plus a boatload of Chromecast extras.
We're all for a fleet of robotic security guards, but we're not so sure about giving them weapons (like tasers) to deploy on people. When someone gets tasered for accidentally littering, that's gonna be a real problem. How do you reason with a robot guard?