'Rime' creators will remove anti-tampering code if it's cracked 'Rime' creators will remove anti-tampering code if it's cracked

Game studios that use digital rights management (DRM) tools tend to defend it to the death, even after it's been cracked. It prevents 'casual' piracy and cheating, they sometimes argue. However, Rime developer Tequila Works is taking a decidedly diff...

today, 3:17
ARM's new mobile processors are built for AI on the go ARM's new mobile processors are built for AI on the go

When ARM showed up at Computex last year, it brought a bundle of smartphone processors that pushed for better mobile VR. As you might've noticed, though, AI is one of the big new trends in mobile this year — is it any surprise that the ARM's pu...

today, 6:00
Conch shells hold the secret to impact-resistant armor Conch shells hold the secret to impact-resistant armor

The conch shell is made of the same material as chalk, but unlike the crumbly rock, it's one of the toughest materials out there. If we can understand why it's so tough, we can mimic it to create nearly unbreakable materials that can be used for safe...

yesterday, 20:56
Google's gaming AI is retiring from beating human players - CNET Google's gaming AI is retiring from beating human players     - CNET

After taking down human Go champion Ke Jie, the AlphaGo program will use its brains to help scientists tackle society's most complex problems.

yesterday, 21:19
Trump tweetstorm accuses media of inventing leaks - CNET Trump tweetstorm accuses media of inventing leaks     - CNET

Commentary: The US president, who once said he loves WikiLeaks, believes that many of the current leaks to newspapers are fake.

yesterday, 17:37
After Math: That took long enough After Math: That took long enough

It's been a big week of things finally happening. Uber's making good on the backpay it owes its drivers, Target settled its data breach lawsuits and some semen that spent nearly a year in space proves to still be viable. Numbers, because how else wil...

yesterday, 17:30
Woz: Tesla, not Apple, will have the next tech moonshot - CNET Woz: Tesla, not Apple, will have the next tech moonshot     - CNET

Commentary: Apple co-founder says he's betting on Tesla to be at the forefront of the next big thing. He says Elon Musk creates products to please himself.

yesterday, 20:30
US official considers laptop ban on all international flights - CNET US official considers laptop ban on all international flights     - CNET

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly says restrictions on electronics larger than a phone could be coming to more flights to and from the US.

yesterday, 20:04
CNET UK podcast 520: Google and HTC's latest launches and Star Wars nostalgia - CNET CNET UK podcast 520: Google and HTC's latest launches and Star Wars nostalgia     - CNET

We delve into some amazing Star Wars secrets, like why the movie's effects team needed a hot tub behind the studio.

yesterday, 19:13
Sony's latest E Ink tablet comes to the US in June Sony's latest E Ink tablet comes to the US in June

Did you see Sony's second-generation Digital Paper and realize you found your dream e-reader? If so, you'll get to do something about it very soon. Sony has announced that its latest 13.3-inch E Ink tablet (the DPT-RP1) will reach the US sometime in...

yesterday, 19:54