2020 Mazda CX-9 review: When fashion trumps function - Roadshow
by Craig Cole on January 23, 2020 at 10:00 am
Gorgeous to behold, impeccably crafted and a smooth operator, this lovely three-row crossover is not necessarily the best option available today.
2020 Bentley Continental GT review: How to feel like a million bucks - Roadshow
by Steven Ewing on January 22, 2020 at 10:00 am
Whether you're winding along a beautiful mountain road or just sitting in stinky LA traffic, the Bentley Continental GT is a perfect grand tourer for every occasion.
2020 Ford F-Series Super Duty first drive review: Over 1,000 lb-ft of torque - Roadshow
by Antuan Goodwin on January 21, 2020 at 11:00 am
Ford's Super Duty pickups step the game up for 2020 with a list of best-in-class claims as long as my arm.
2020 Chevy Silverado 2500 review: For needs, not wants - Roadshow
by Andrew Krok on January 20, 2020 at 10:00 am
If you're into lifestyle cosplay and only want a truck for what it projects, this isn't the pickup for you.
NordVPN review: Still the best value for security and speed - CNET
by Rae Hodge on January 19, 2020 at 12:00 pm
We recommend NordVPN for its continued efforts to improve security without falling behind on speed.
A great gaming laptop you've probably never considered - CNET
by Lori Grunin on January 18, 2020 at 12:00 pm
Just off the beaten path you'll find this stylish, well-designed and relatively light gaming notebook with solid performance.
Vivo beats Samsung for 2nd spot in Indian smartphone market
by Manish Singh on January 24, 2020 at 4:22 pm
Samsung, which once led the smartphone market in India, slid to the third position in the quarter that ended in December, even as the South Korean giant continues to make major bets on the rare […]
Sonos clarifies how unsupported devices will be treated
by Romain Dillet on January 24, 2020 at 2:49 pm
Smart speaker manufacturer Sonos clarified its stance when it comes to old devices that are no longer supported. The company faced some criticisms after its original announcement. Sonos now says that […]
As autonomy stalls, lidar companies learn to adapt
by Devin Coldewey on January 23, 2020 at 6:32 pm
Lidar sensors are likely to be essential to autonomous vehicles, but if there are none of the latter, how can you make money with the former? Among the industry executives I spoke with, the outlook […]
This ultrasonic gripper could let robots hold things without touching them
by Devin Coldewey on January 23, 2020 at 12:36 am
If robots are to help out in places like hospitals and phone repair shops, they're going to need a light touch. And what's lighter than not touching at all? Researchers have created a gripper that […]
Unearth the future of agriculture at TC Sessions: Robotics+AI with the CEOs of Traptic, FarmWise and Pyka
by Devin Coldewey on January 22, 2020 at 4:30 pm
Farming is one of the oldest professions, but today those amber waves of grain (and soy) are a test bed for sophisticated robotic solutions to problems farmers have had for millennia. Learn about the […]
Your Sonos system will stop receiving updates if you have an old device
by Romain Dillet on January 22, 2020 at 11:24 am
Smart speaker manufacturer Sonos has announced that the company is going to drop support for some of its products. Sonos stopped selling these devices a few years ago. While nothing lasts forever, […]
Scientists Predict Wuhan's Virus Outbreak Will Get Much Worse
by Megan Molteni on January 25, 2020 at 12:29 am
New estimates of how far the virus could spread suggest an explosion of cases will hit the Chinese city and more infected individuals will show up abroad.
An Esports Exodus to YouTube Reshapes the Livestream Wars
by Cecilia D'Anastasio on January 24, 2020 at 11:55 pm
The *Call of Duty* League, the *Overwatch* League, and *Hearthstone* Esports all call YouTube home now. That's not great news for Twitch.
Dolly Parton's Meme Exposes Social Media's Masquerade
by Emma Grey Ellis on January 24, 2020 at 10:31 pm
The country star's “LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Tinder” post speaks to people's desire to be what any platform needs them to be.
Valve Swears 'Half-Life: Alyx' Is Actually, Legitimately Done
by Julie Muncy on January 24, 2020 at 8:55 pm
Lots of high-profile games have been delayed lately. Doesn't look like Valve's upcoming VR experience is going to be one of them.
Patreon Can't Solve Its Porn Pirate Problem
by Cecilia D'Anastasio on January 24, 2020 at 6:18 pm
Two years ago, Patreon promised to crack down on piracy site Yiff.Party. Now it says its hands are tied.
Athletic Authorities Must Reckon With Racing Tech Again
by Francesca DeRosa on January 24, 2020 at 2:00 pm
As World Athletics debates whether to ban Nike's carbon-fiber running shoe, it should heed lessons from the case of “Bionic Olympian” Oscar Pistorius.
Panic and Criticism Spread on Chinese Social Media Over Coronavirus
by Daniel Victor on January 25, 2020 at 5:40 am
Chinese citizens are overcoming a lack of reporting on the crisis in the state-run media by sharing their own videos and information about the coronavirus outbreak.
New Jersey Bars Police From Using Clearview Facial Recognition App
by Kashmir Hill on January 25, 2020 at 1:47 am
Reporting about the powerful tool with a database of three billion photos “troubled” the state’s attorney general, who asked for an inquiry into its use.
Have a Search Warrant for Data? Google Wants You to Pay
by Gabriel J.X. Dance and Jennifer Valentino-DeVries on January 24, 2020 at 11:09 pm
The tech giant has begun charging U.S. law enforcement for responses to search warrants and subpoenas.
London Police Are Taking Surveillance to a Whole New Level
by Adam Satariano on January 24, 2020 at 7:58 pm
The city, stepping into a debate over privacy, says it will use real-time facial recognition technology “to tackle serious crime.”
People Are Calling SWAT Teams to Tech Executives’ Homes
by Sheera Frenkel on January 24, 2020 at 7:32 pm
Online forums carry personal details of potential targets like industry leaders and their families. The police are struggling to find a solution.
The Mummy Speaks! Hear Sounds From the Voice of an Ancient Egyptian Priest
by Nicholas St. Fleur on January 24, 2020 at 2:51 pm
Scientists used a 3-D printer, a loudspeaker and computer software to recreate a part of the voice of a 3,000-year-old mummy.