Planning to travel this Thanksgiving, but haven't booked your airfare? This Tech Minute is for you. CNET's Kara Tsuboi digs up the best websites for seeking out last-minute deals during the busy holiday travel period.
Stay ahead of flu season this year and monitor the virus from the safe distance of your smartphone or computer screen. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on a handful of mobile apps and websites to help protect yourself against this seasonal bug.
Whether you're celebrating Hanukkah, Christmas or another winter holiday, food will certainly play a central role in your gathering. For home cooks who have already exhausted resources like the Food Network and Epicurious, CNET's Kara Tsuboi serves up alternative recipe websites in this Tech Minute.
On today's show, we discuss a Japanese design firm's plans for a futuristic underwater city, the newest way to watch your favorite Mystery Science Theater episodes, and Microsoft's fleet of robot security guards.
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?
The test for Google's Contributor program enables you to see a thank-you note instead of an advertisement on participating websites. The cost: $1 to $3 per month.
Visit your favorite websites without having to launch your browser.
Secure network connections protect people against snooping and criminals, but it's a hassle for websites. Mozilla, Cisco, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and others want to change that.
If you want or need to see more than a Web page's domain name in Safari, there is an easy fix.
Insecam streams home video footage to illuminate weak security protocols.