Ladies and gentlemen, start your wallets! Here's a list of my favorite deals, along with some Cheapskate exclusives.
Almost 2 billion people around the world use smartphones -- typically worth hundreds of dollars a pop on the black market. A former smartphone thief explains their allure to street criminals.
A game currently seeking funding on Kickstarter aims to make coding fun and exciting by using it to cast environment-changing spells in an open sandbox world.
Forget a thousand monkeys at a thousand typewriters, researchers have created a computer program that writes fables by itself.
A study from Cornell, UC San Francisco, and Facebook says the social network spreads happiness. Of a kind.
Like the color of that flower? Your friend's tie? With this new Scribble pen making a run on Kickstarter, all the hues of the world could be yours.
Come write for CNET How-To direct from the comfort of your own home -- if you so desire. We're hiring a freelancer and we want you!
The "Game of Thrones" author confesses on a chat show that he writes his best-selling books using WordStar 4.0 on a DOS machine. So don't distract him!
As part of its holiday promotions, Amazon knocks $250 off the price of the unlocked version of its Fire Phone.
The mysterious marginalia found in a 16th-century edition of Homer's Odyssey has been identified by a digital humanities student from the Archivio di Stato di Milano in Italy.