Google removes 'view image' button from searches - CNET Google removes 'view image' button from searches     - CNET

The decision, sparked by complaints from Getty Images, creates instant controversy.

February 16, 2018, 15:13
US charges Russian social media trolls over election tampering - CNET US charges Russian social media trolls over election tampering     - CNET

Department of Justice indicts 13 Russian nationals and the Internet Research Agency, a group linked to fake news and trolling during the 2016 US presidential election.

February 16, 2018, 21:15
Daimler may have used software to cheat on US emissions tests

Daimler has been under suspicion of cheating on US emissions tests for quite a while now -- in 2016, a number of customers even sued the automaker, claiming their cars had sneaky software made to trick testers similar to Volkswagen's. Now, according...

yesterday, 0:36
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus dual cameras detailed in latest leaks Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus dual cameras detailed in latest leaks

At this rate, there might not be much mystery left to the Galaxy S9 when Samsung reveals it on February 25th. WinFuture and Evan Blass have posted a flood of leaked images and details that appear to confirm key features of the S9, particularly its c...

yesterday, 20:25
Can Samsung still claim to be ahead of Apple? - CNET Can Samsung still claim to be ahead of Apple?     - CNET

Commentary: Samsung keeps insisting that Apple is always behind. With the release of the Galaxy S9, how true might that be?

February 18, 2018, 21:00
Facebook will send postcards to verify US election ad buyers

Facebook has a new yet very old solution to fighting Russian manipulation attempts during future US elections: conventional mail. Global policy program director Katie Harbath has revealed that the social network will send postcards to verify the ide...

February 18, 2018, 0:58
Ancient city's LiDAR scans reveal as many buildings as Manhattan Ancient city's LiDAR scans reveal as many buildings as Manhattan

When researchers surveyed the ruins of a Purépecha Empire city in Mexico the old-fashioned way a decade ago, it took them two seasons to explore two square kilometres. Good thing they decided to use LiDAR, because the city called Angamuco turn...

February 18, 2018, 2:33
NASA’s Opportunity rover sees its 5,000th day on Mars NASA’s Opportunity rover sees its 5,000th day on Mars

This weekend, NASA's Opportunity rover spent its 5,000th day on Mars. While that is a feat in and of itself, it's even more impressive when you consider that it was only planned to last 90 Martian days, or sols. Both Opportunity and its companion rov...

yesterday, 21:24
Amazon backs Marie Curie biopic starring Rosamund Pike

Amazon's latest Prime Video production won't just rely on star power to reel you in -- it should also appeal to science fans. The internet giant is teaming with France's Studiocanal on Radioactive, a biopic covering the work and romance of pioneerin...

today, 0:38
Tesla Model X police car will sneak up on perps in a hurry - Roadshow Tesla Model X police car will sneak up on perps in a hurry     - Roadshow

It probably won't be used for actual police duty, but it's nice to imagine.

February 16, 2018, 23:27