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Need Last Minute Tech Inspired Gift Ideas on a Budget? CNET's Executive Editor Has it Covered

Quora | Posted 12.20.2016 | Technology

These Questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. ...

How Can We Get More Girls and Women in Tech?

Craig Newmark | Posted 07.26.2016 | Technology
Craig Newmark

Folks, it's important to support women in tech. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 68% of women enroll in college (compared to 63% of men), ...

Facebook Notes Fail, Thanks to the Verge

Reid Wegley | Posted 08.21.2016 | Technology
Reid Wegley

This article is not intended as a dig at Facebook, but rather at the tech media. As with a good majority of the stories they cover today, the tech media in this case merely piggybacked on each other's headlines like vultures at the site of a kill.

10 Things I Learned About CBSi

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 05.04.2016 | Technology
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

I spent 3 days at CBSi, CBS interactive, formerly CNET for trainings, and my intern Jennie Sarkodie spent one hour there and here is what we learned.

A Simple Way To Fix A Slowly Charging iPhone

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 08.06.2014 | Technology

If your iPhone or iPad seems like it's taking an eternity to charge, it may not be a problem with the device or the charging cable. Rather, as CNE...


Gabrielle Medecki | Posted 07.27.2014 | Business
Gabrielle Medecki

Learning to love technology, to embrace it and use it well, may involve early crashing into each other, but in the long run, it can be a great tool of connection.

Home Tech Raised the Bar in 2013 | Posted 02.25.2014 | HuffPost Home

Linked-up entrances, such as the Kwikset locks opened by cell phone, have a more obvious application than the appliance geegaws. They make life easier by doing away with keys that clutter pockets and can be lost.

No-Contract iPhones Now At Walmart

CNBC | Althea Chang | Posted 12.12.2013 | Business

From CNBC: Wal-Mart has announced that Apple's newest iPhones will be available for sale at its stores without a contract. Buyers of iPhone 5s and ...

Report Alleging Big NSA Admission Raises Questions

Posted 06.16.2013 | Politics

A blockbuster article published by CNET Saturday night alleges that the National Security Agency has the power to listen to Americans' phone calls wit...

Crisis Communications Advice for CBS: Fix Your CNET Mess. Now.

Art Brodsky | Posted 03.17.2013 | Media
Art Brodsky

CBS over the course of a couple of days also managed to trash sizable part of a $1.8 billion investment. All in all, not a bad weekend's work. The question now is: how do you dig yourself out of a big hole, assuming you even want to?

WATCH LIVE: CNET At CES 2013 | Posted 01.08.2013 | Technology

CNET at CES 2013...

Finding Broadway's Voice on Social Media

James Sims | Posted 02.08.2013 | Arts
James Sims

For Broadway, it isn't so much about a specific voice -- let's call it the Marketing Mamet Effect -- rather it's a tone that drives social strategy.

Now You'll Be Able To Read Gadget Reviews Right In The Store

Reuters | Jessica Wohl | Posted 01.08.2013 | Technology

By Jessica Wohl (Reuters) - Target Corp is bringing reviews from tech news website CNET into its aisles in time for the holiday season ...

High-Tech Start-Up Focus: Flite's 'Agile Marketing Platform'

Bill_Robinson | Posted 03.31.2012 | Small Business

One of the most crucial elements of any high-tech start-up's survival -- much less evolution -- is the money backing the enterprise. Is it 'smart money?' Is it 'patient money?' Is it 'connected money?'

Akamai Buys Key Rival Cotendo

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.03.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

Internet services giant Akamai closed out 2011 with the purchase of mobile network acceleration software maker Cotendo in a deal that analysts say giv...

The Beet.TV Special -- "The Root to CES" -- a Live Webcast w/ Adobe, Akamai, Boxee, Digitas, CNET, LG, NPD and Verizon

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.03.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

Watch live streaming video from beet_tv at Please join Beet.TV on Wednesday, December 14 at 2:00 p.m. ET for a 90-minute Webcast abou...

'Tis the Season to Be Streaming, CNET's Dan Ackerman

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.03.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

This holiday season, one of the most dramatic shifts in technology consumption is the wide-scale move to streaming rather than downloading media, says...

Google Plus Week Episode 2 (Video)

Dan McDermott | Posted 10.08.2011 | Technology
Dan McDermott

In this week's Google Plus Week, I discuss how Google Plus performed during that initially scary period when those of us who cover Virginia thought, "Oh no. Not again."

License, Registration and iPhone Please

David Coleman | Posted 07.29.2011 | Technology
David Coleman

The path of least resistance seems to be the best response to a police request to examine a car, at least until the officer discovers a text message from a drug-using associate, or contact information about someone who is under suspicion.

Video: CNET Launches 'Reviews App' as Shopping Guide for iPhone

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.05.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

LOS ANGELES -- CNET, a unit of CBS Interactive, has been expanding its offering of a range of Apps for many content offerings, including videos. To...

Failed Internet Tycoon Halsey Minor Too Broke To Pay Art Shipping Fees | BRUCE GOLDING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Fallen Internet tycoon Halsey Minor is so hard up for cash that he can't even afford to send Sotheby's his art collection to make good on his $6.6 mil...

Apple Rejects CNET Editor's Book For Racy Content, Author Gets Book Deal

David Carnoy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
David Carnoy

I just wanted to say thanks for a little something Apple did to help a fledgling novelist.

Microsoft Silverlight Heading to OVP's, Set-top Boxes, 3-D Video and "Enhanced Movies" (Video)

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.07.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

We spoke with David Sayed who told us about the coming integration of the software into consumer electronics, a new open-source media frame works and the creation of Silverlight video players by Ooyala and Kaltura.

Tech Sells

CyberFrequencies | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

It looks like the U.S. IT market is going to see an 8.4 percent "rise in spending this year," according to CNET. This is in part because sex sells.

'Control Your Info' Hijacks Hundreds Of Facebook Groups

CNET | Don Reisinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Facebook groups are under attack. But the attackers say they come in peace and insist they want only to highlight a flaw in the way Facebook handles g...