Tech News from Around the Globe

Dolby’s Dimension headphones bring home theater sound to your ears

Engadget - 10 hours 14 min ago
For over 50 years, Dolby's brand has been synonymous with top-of-the-line audio (and visual) quality. Its innovations in the space, including recent technologies like the Atmos immersive sound, can be experienced in movie theaters and living rooms ar...

Traveling for the holidays? Here's how not to get hacked - CNET

CNet Tech News - 10 hours 37 min ago
Ask Maggie offers some tips on keeping your personal data secure while on the road this holiday season.

NVIDIA unveils the Quadro RTX 4000, its mainstream workstation GPU

Engadget - 10 hours 43 min ago
NVIDIA has unveiled the Quadro RTX 4000, a workstation and deep learning version of its GeForce RTX 2070 gaming GPU. Like that model, it packs 2,304 NVIDIA CUDA cores, 288 Turing Tensor Cores for AI and 8GB of GDDR6 graphics memory, but has fewer ray...

Feeling nostalgic for the Yahoo homepage? There's an app for that - CNET

CNet Tech News - 10 hours 43 min ago
It's all there, including weather, horoscopes, search, email and sports.

Fallout 76 is live: The wasteland is more fun with friends - CNET

CNet Tech News - 10 hours 51 min ago
In the wastelands of this new online-only post-apocalyptic RPG, you'll never walk alone.

Axon's latest Taser weapon calls police when fired

Engadget - 11 hours 14 min ago
If you're in a dangerous-enough situation to fire a stun gun, you probably want help as soon as possible. Axon certainly thinks so, at least -- it's launching an upgraded version of the Taser Pulse, the Pulse+, that contacts police when you fire the...

Tesla, GM and Nissan will fight to maintain EV tax credits together

Engadget - 11 hours 43 min ago
Tesla, GM and Nissan have teamed up on a new lobbying initiative to extend the $7,500 per vehicle tax credit for EVs. The "EV Drive Coalition" -- which also counts industry giant ABB and non-profit Plug In America as its members -- launched on Tuesda...

The all-new Mighty Vibe Spotify player is $69 with this exclusive coupon - CNET

CNet Tech News - 11 hours 43 min ago
For Day 8 of CNET's 10 Days of Deals, it's the best Spotify accessory you've never heard of -- for a price you won't find anywhere else.

Black Friday 2018 deals: Laptops, PCs, Chromebooks, tablets, monitors and more - CNET

CNet Tech News - 12 hours 47 sec ago
So far, Office Depot takes the cake with this HP laptop (Core i7 CPU, 1TB hard drive) for $450.

The Morning After: Alcohol in your Keurig

Engadget - 12 hours 14 min ago
Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Now that Amazon's expansion drama is over, we can focus on the important things in life, like Keurig's new bartender-in-a-box. Also, a new space race is heating up and we've reviewed the latest Kindle Paperwhite...

Mark Zuckerberg 'not able' to attend international disinformation hearing - CNET

CNet Tech News - 12 hours 16 min ago
The Facebook CEO declined a five-parliament invitation to appear in London.

Cam trailer lays bare Netflix and Blumhouse's online nightmare - CNET

CNet Tech News - 12 hours 22 min ago
The production company behind Get Out and the Purge series presses play on this story of a cam girl and her sinister doppelganger.

Ford partners with Walmart to bring autonomous deliveries to Miami - Roadshow

CNet Tech News - 12 hours 43 min ago
The two companies are working with delivery app Postmates to set up self-driving grocery deliveries.

Rumored Galaxy X's foldable phone screen specs: 7.3-inch and 4.5-inch - CNET

CNet Tech News - 12 hours 43 min ago
Samsung slipped out a few more details about the phone rumored to be called the Galaxy X or Galaxy F.

L'Oreal's wearable sensor tracks UV, pollen and pollution

Engadget - 12 hours 44 min ago
L'Oreal isn't a brand you'd usually associate with medical technology, but over the past few years it's been making major inroads in skin protection innovation. There was My UV Patch, designed to inform wearers how their skin was being affected by th...

Hulu is turning George R.R. Martin's 'Wild Cards' into two new shows

Engadget - 14 hours 14 min ago
Hulu is working with George R. R. Martin to develop at least a couple of shows based on the sci-fi anthology Wild Cards, according to Variety. The stories in the series are set in an alternate post-World War II United States, wherein an airborne viru...

Intel's 'neural network on a stick' brings AI training to you

Engadget - 15 hours 43 min ago
Ahead of its first AI developers conference in Beijing, Intel has announced it's making the process of imparting intelligence into smart home gadgets and other network edge devices faster and easier thanks to the company's latest invention: the Neura...

Faster new Intel AI brain sticks into the side of your PC for $99 - CNET

CNet Tech News - 15 hours 43 min ago
The Neural Compute Stick 2 uses a Movidius Myriad X artificial intelligence chip and is geared for prototype projects.

Withings revives and updates its Pulse fitness tracker

Engadget - 15 hours 44 min ago
Just two months after Withings extricated itself from Nokia's grasp and it is already launching its second new wearable. Delving into its distant past, the company has decided to refresh its original fitness tracker, the Pulse, for a new generation....

NASA set to broadcast its first Mars landing in six years - CNET

CNet Tech News - 16 hours 48 min ago
And here are all the places where you can watch it happen...