Tech

Gadget mountain rising in Asia threatens health…

The waste from discarded electronic gadgets and appliances has increased by two-thirds in East Asia over five years, posing a growing threat to health and the environment unless proper disposal becomes the norm

SpaceX prepares first rocket launch since explosion

SpaceX is preparing to launch a Falcon 9 rocket for the first time since a fireball engulfed a similar rocket on a Florida launch pad more than four months ago

Samsung heir formally accused of bribery…

Acting Samsung President Jay Y. Lee may be arrested in connection with a multi million dollar government bribery allegation. Also in today's tech news Nintendo says the 3DS will still be supported after the Switch is released and the Chinese government tightens grip on Android app stores.

FDA: Certain heart devices may be vulnerable to…

Cybersecurity expert provides insight on 'America's News HQ'

Report: Trucking firms using gadgets to cheat on emissions

German public broadcaster ZDF reports that trucking companies in Europe may be using electronic equipment to commit large-scale emissions fraud

Cuba sees explosion in internet access as ties…

Home internet came to Cuba last month in a limited pilot program that's part of the most dramatic change in daily life here since the declaration of detente with the United States on Dec. 17, 2014

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China aircraft carrier capabilities tested on…

China's sole aircraft carrier has returned home following a three-week cruise during which its combat capabilities were closely scrutinized

Nintendo Switch debuts with tons of info

This week's biggest tech stories include a blowout of new information on Nintendo's next console, the tablet-hybrid Switch.

How to stop this 'genealogy' website from sharing…

Website shares addresses, ages and names of relatives; Kurt the 'CyberGuy' explains on 'Fox & Friends'

Facebook introduces measures to tackle fake news in Germany

Facebook says it's introducing measures to tackle the spread of fake news in Germany, months before the country holds a national election

2 years after the hack, Sony CEO Lynton exits for…

Two years after guiding the company through an unprecedented email hack, Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton is leaving to become the chairman of the board for Snap Inc., the company behind Snapchat

Driverless electric shuttle being tested in…

There's a new thrill on the streets Las Vegas, where high- and low-rollers alike have been climbing aboard what officials call the first driverless electric shuttle operating on a public U.S. street

What happens when CNET editors pretend to be Navy…

Equipped with military-grade night vision, we ran an obstacle course that History designed to promote its upcoming drama series "Six."

Trump supporter gets Twitter response from…

Woman becomes Twitter hit after Trump thanks her for nice message

Did Samsung just leak the Galaxy S8?

Two new videos from Samsung's display division show off a new phone that might be the upcoming Galaxy S8.

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First look: New 'Nintendo Switch'

Fox Gamer: Hands-on with Nintendo's newest console system the 'Nintendo Switch' and how they are looking to change the way people game

Hands-on reactions to playing Nintendo Switch

Jeff Bakalar and Scott Stein just spent hours playing Nintendo Switch and have opinions on the hardware, software and what the future of the platform will look like.