Tech Culture by Bridget Carey December 10, 2013 2:22 PM PST @BridgetCarey CNET Update is counting down the days after Christmas: Return of the Start menu rumored for Windows Microsoft may bring back the Start menu in the next update, Google adds new apps for Chromecast, and Apple's giving away free apps after Christmas. by Bridget Carey 2:53 Close Drag Autoplay: ON Autoplay: OFF In this episode of CNET Update: - Hold on to hope that this report is true: Microsoft may bring back the Start Menu to Windows. - Make your own Street View tour by uploading panoramic photos (aka: photo spheres) to Views. - Stream video and music from new apps compatible with Chromecast. - Score 12 free downloads after Christmas with Apple's 12 Days of Gifts iOS app - Play as Santa in Temple Run 2 (but it'll cost you if you don't have 60 gems). Subscribe: iTunes (HD) | iTunes (SD) | iTunes (HQ) RSS (HD) | RSS (SD) | RSS (HQ) More stories What's it like inside a real Amazon bookstore? (The 3:59, Ep. 232) See what Mark Zuckerberg's old dorm room looked like Rat Cafe to serve up rattuccinos with friendly rodents AlphaGo beats humanity again, playing 'like a god of Go'