16893 Results for

the hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy

 
Seasonal buying guide

2013 Holiday Gift Guide

2013 Holiday Gift Guide

Article

Play the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy text adventure

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy text-based adventure game, the BBC has released a free online version.

By March 10, 2014

Article

Radio play Night Terrace: an Aussie take on The Hitchhiker's Guide?

Aussie comedy crew the Splendid Chaps is Kickstarting their very own sci-fi radio play about a woman who goes on crazy adventures across space and time.

By March 12, 2014

Article

'Hitchhiker's Guide' text adventure gets 30th-anniversary update

Test your wits against the BBC's updated edition of the maddeningly challenging "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" text adventure game.

By March 10, 2014

Article

This robot plans to hitchhike across Canada

Hitchbot will rely on the kindness of strangers as it thumbs a ride this summer. Along the way, it might teach us a thing or two about the human-robot relationship.

By June 16, 2014

Article

Language barrier? Free NASA guide delves into talk with aliens

Astronomers have long searched for life on other planets. But what happens when we find it? This e-book lays the groundwork.

By May 28, 2014

Article

Your guide to May the 4th, a holiday that will Endor

Blow off that trip to Tosche Station to get power converters. CNET has "Star Wars" activities aplenty to make your May the 4th more fun than bull's-eying womp rats in your T-16.

By May 4, 2014

Editors' Take

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

As with the original flagship, Samsung is counting on the midrange phone's fingerprint scanner, heart-rate monitor, and extra apps to stand out.

July 1, 2014

Pricing not available

Review

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

Though it's only marginally more durable than the original Galaxy S5, the Galaxy S5 Active's physical buttons and high-end features keep it in Samsung's hit parade.

June 6, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating June 6, 2014
Article

The 'I hate passwords' guide

Until a safer, saner alternative is available, we're stuck with an insecure, outdated authentication technique. Here's how to make the best of a bad situation while we wait for services to get serious about verifying identities.

By April 29, 2014

Editors' Take

Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport

Coming in cherry red and electric blue on July 25, Sprint's take on the Galaxy S5 Active includes its own fitness app and a partnership with Under Armour. We weigh in on the phone's specs and form here.

June 23, 2014

Pricing not available