Facebook, Cambridge Analytica and data mining: What you need to know - CNET Facebook, Cambridge Analytica and data mining: What you need to know     - CNET

The world's biggest social network is at the center of an international scandal involving voter data, the 2016 US presidential election and Brexit.

today, 2:18
SpaceX launches NASA's planet-finding spacecraft TESS SpaceX launches NASA's planet-finding spacecraft TESS

NASA's new planet-hunting Kepler successor TESS is on its way to orbit. SpaceX has successfully launched the spacecraft after scrubbing its first attempt on Monday to review and analyze its guidance, navigation and control systems. The Falcon 9 rocke...

today, 0:52
SpaceX just sent TESS, NASA's new planet hunter, into space - CNET SpaceX just sent TESS, NASA's new planet hunter, into space     - CNET

Elon Musk's rocket company launches a satellite designed to search for other Earths.

today, 2:16
Microsoft's AI-powered offline translation now runs on any phone Microsoft's AI-powered offline translation now runs on any phone

Like many translation apps, Microsoft Translator has only used AI to decipher phrases while you have an internet connection. That's not much help if you're on a vacation in a place where mobile data is just a distant memory. Well, you won't have to...

today, 0:15
Idris Elba's Netflix show is 'Charles in Charge' with turntables

Netflix just scored a comedy coup. The service has unveiled Turn Up Charlie, a comedy series starring and partly executive produced by Idris Elba. The half-hour show has Elba playing a "struggling" single DJ (fitting given his extensive DJ backgrou...

today, 3:05
Microsoft's Chrome extension fights phishing attacks Microsoft's Chrome extension fights phishing attacks

Due to the dominance of Google's Chrome browser, even if you're on Windows you're probably not using Microsoft Edge. You can still enjoy some of its technology, however, since Microsoft has plugged its Windows Defender browser protections into Chrome...

today, 1:52
'GLOW' season two elbow drops on Netflix June 29th 'GLOW' season two elbow drops on Netflix June 29th

At last, Netflix's comedic ode to women's pro wrestling is getting its promised follow-up. The streaming service has revealed that the second season of GLOW will premiere on June 29th. The teaser clip is really a tribute to all thing '80s (we hope yo...

yesterday, 20:52
Puerto Rico is experiencing an island-wide blackout Puerto Rico is experiencing an island-wide blackout

Seven months after Hurricane Maria devastated the island of Puerto Rico, the power grid is still unstable. But progress was being made; according to CBS, less than 10 percent of the island was without power as of a month ago. But now, the Associated...

yesterday, 18:08
Facebook is testing playable game ads so you can try before you buy Facebook is testing playable game ads so you can try before you buy

If you've played any free-to-play mobile games recently, you'll be familiar with the playable ads that let you try a little bit of gameplay while waiting for the advertisement to time out. Google Play has been trying out its own "try before you buy"...

yesterday, 20:33
YouTube TV brings two Cheddar digital-only shows to its lineup YouTube TV brings two Cheddar digital-only shows to its lineup

YouTube TV is making its way onto a more devices and bringing quite a few live TV channels along with it, including Turner Network channels. The Google-owned service is also in quite a few markets, making it easy to access from almost anywhere. Now Y...

today, 2:37