'Golden Compass' author Philip Pullman touts 'darker' prequel - CNET
It's been 17 years since Pullman's "His Dark Materials" trilogy wrapped up, and a decade since "Compass" hit the big screen. The wait for a follow-up is over.
Project Loon brings limited internet access to Puerto Rico - CNET
Google’s parent company, Alphabet, teams up with AT&T to fly internet balloons over the storm-ravaged island.
What to play this weekend: South Park, Gran Turismo, Fire Emblem Warriors - CNET
Sean gets a little help from Sean this week.
Q Acoustics brings $350 sound base and $6,000 speakers into the world - CNET
Q Acoustics has announced its first sound base with HDMI, the M2, while also announcing a new sound bar and high-end floorstanders.
Andy Rubin’s Essential sued over modular connector tech - CNET
The phone startup has been accused of stealing trade secrets relating to its modular connector, reports Reuters.
Apple gets sued over Animoji trademark - CNET
A Japanese company says it claimed rights to animated emoji before Apple did.
Bitcoin hits $6,000, making its creator even more insanely rich - CNET
The cryptocurrency reached a new high Friday, keeping up a huge gain for 2017.
Robert Scoble regrets being 'really hurtful to women' - CNET
The tech evangelist issues apologetic comments after being accused of sexual harassment by three women.
iPhone 8 Plus and 7 Plus photos: What's the difference? - CNET
I compared the photo and video capabilities of the 8 Plus and 7 Plus. And while the 8 Plus has a leg up, can you spot the improvements?
iPhone 8 Plus vs. 7 Plus: How much better is the new camera? - CNET
I toured San Francisco to test out the dual rear shooters on the new 8 Plus and last year's 7 Plus.
YouTube's making a Tinder comedy about dating every last match - CNET
All 252 of them.
NASA installs a sweet new HD camera on the space station - CNET
See first video from the enhanced HD camera a NASA astronaut installed during a spacewalk.
Star Wars fans get surrounded by Stormtroopers, face Kylo Ren - CNET
Complete with the First Order leader force-choking a member of the Resistance.
Google's Pixel 2 gets bent out of shape during torture test - CNET
Commentary: The torturers at JerryRig Everything get ahold of Google's new phone and it doesn't appear to stand up so well. Especially the back.
Get your stylish hatchback on with the 2019 Audi A7 - Roadshow
One of the original not-quite-a-sedans is back with a whole new look.
Hideo Kojima loves 'Blade Runner 2049' - CNET
The Metal Gear gaming legend professes his profound love for "Blade Runner" in Rolling Stone.
Finally! The Nokia 3310 comes to the US for $60 - CNET
Nokia's retro phone will be in stores on Oct. 29.
KFC's Twitter follows all the Spice Girls for a reason - CNET
Fried-chicken giant KFC pulls off a brilliant social-media joke through the careful selection of people it follows on Twitter.
Facebook Messenger now lets you pay pals with PayPal - CNET
Facebook's payments get a boost ahead of Apple's peer-to-peer Apple Pay.
Google's AlphaGo Zero destroys humans all on its own - CNET
The new artificial neural network taught itself to master the ancient game Go within weeks, without any tips from humans.
Chinese phone maker Vivo entering Hong Kong, Russia and beyond - CNET
One of China's biggest phone makers is branching out to more countries, including Singapore and Taiwan.
2017 Tokyo Motor Show preview: A taste of the wacky, wonderful future - Roadshow
Packed with edgy concepts, electrified powertrains and forward-thinking tech, this year's expo looks poised to recapture its past magic.
How 'Blade Runner 2049' made Sean Young young again - CNET
Cutting-edge visual effects resurrect a character from the original film for a pivotal scene in the sequel.
Recreating Rachael in 'Blade Runner 2049' - CNET
Visual effects wizardry from MPC digitally de-aged "Blade Runner" star Sean Young for a pivotal scene in the sequel.
iPhone launch X-pectations: 2-3 million units, per KGI - CNET
Noted analyist Ming-Chi Kuo says the iPhone X might be hard to find at first.