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Ring around the asteroid: Scientists make surprise discovery

Silly asteroid, rings are for Saturn! Not anymore. Astronomers have discovered an asteroid hosting a ring system of its very own.

By Mar. 27, 2014


Web inventor's biggest surprise about the Internet? 'Kittens'

Tim Berners-Lee, one of the most clairvoyant technologists ever, never imagined the Internet would go ga-ga over felines. Can you blame him?

By Mar. 12, 2014


2013 Nissan Rogue SV

The 2013 Nissan Rogue SV surprises with good available safety and infotainment tech and above-average performance.

By Aug. 15, 2012

3 stars Editor's rating Aug. 15, 2012

Surprise! EA's digital-distribution service Origin ditches discs

Starting April 4, Origin customers will no longer have the option to buy physical game discs as the service goes all digital.

By Mar. 31, 2014


Surprise! Apple's Tim Cook is both scary and caring, says new book

In an excerpt from a new book about Apple after Steve Jobs, little emerges that many hadn't already suspected.

By Mar. 1, 2014


Surprise! The $179 Moto G hits the US early

CNET talks to Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside about his hopes for the low-cost Moto G, and why the higher-end Moto X is like a Corvette.

By Nov. 26, 2013


Smartphone surprise success Flappy Bird earns $50K per day

The free smartphone game for iOS and Android that's sucking up all of your spare time is also earning an astounding $50,000 in daily ad revenue.

By Feb. 5, 2014


The unassuming Acer Aspire V7 offers surprise gaming muscle

Take a bland 14-inch ultrabook, add Nvidia graphics, and you've got an on-the-go entertainment hub.

By Jan. 23, 2014


Surprise, surprise: Nokia's Q4 rides high on Lumia sales

The mobile phone business exceeds expectations and, hallelujah, Nokia shows signs of "underlying profitability." Moving 4.4 million Lumia smartphones had to help.

By Jan. 10, 2013


Why no iTunes for Windows 8 shouldn't surprise you

Microsoft says Apple's showing no signs of wanting to bring its popular jukebox software to Windows 8, but this was obvious.

By May. 10, 2013