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Windows turns 30, Sky's Q box and Black Friday blues (CNET UK podcast 458 show notes)

We discuss Sky's fancy new premium TV service Sky Q, wish Windows a happy 30th birthday and debate whether the UK is sick of Black Friday riots.

By November 20, 2015


Brits banned from hoverboards and Sky's Star Wars tie-up (CNET UK podcast 453 show notes)

Self-balancing scooters are deemed illegal to ride in public, Sky has renewed a deal to hoard movies from Disney, and there's a quirky new British alternative to Spotify.

By October 16, 2015


Best Mobile Games: Addictive new skiing game feels like a classic

Skiing Yeti Mountain is mindless ski racing fun that's really hard to put down.

By June 30, 2015


Can this robot ski better than you?

Autonomous snow skiing robots are the future, and the future looks adorable. Watch Jennifer, a little humanoid robot made by the University of Manitoba's Autonomous Agents Laboratory, take some turns on the slopes.

By February 3, 2015


Tomorrow Daily: Jennifer the (adorable) skiing robot hits the slopes

Jennifer can ski and play hockey -- even though she's a robot -- but there's more to her than just fun and games. Researchers hope that someday, the same principles they're using to program Jenny to play sports will be used to create firefighters and rescue robots, able to adapt to changing environments.

By February 2, 2015


Tomorrow Daily 122: Google growing human skin, Jennifer the skiing robot, NASA's SMAP and more

On today's show, we explain why Google is growing human skin in a lab, watch an adorable robot ski in the name of science and cheer on NASA as it starts collecting data from its SMAP satellite.

By February 2, 2015


Skiing, snowboarding apps get you down the mountain

As you load up your skis or snowboard, don't forget to download other pieces of indispensable gear: handy apps for navigating the mountain. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the best apps to get the most out of your day on the slopes.

By January 30, 2015


Best high-tech ski gear

CNET doesn't usually write up ski equipment, but with more ski gear going high-tech -- and mingling with the high-tech gear we carry day to day -- we thought we'd have some fun rounding up some of the more innovative ski gear available today.

32 Images By January 21, 2015


Control RideOn ski goggles with your eyes

A new startup promises the world's first true augmented-reality ski goggles for skiers and snowboarders that you can control with your eyes.

By January 20, 2015


Here are 7 common holiday travel nightmares, solved

If you're hitting the road or the skies this holiday season, use these tools to make your journey less of a headache.

By November 19, 2015