Tech News from Around the Globe

Facial recognition surveillance would require warrant under bipartisan bill - CNET

CNet Tech News - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 11:27am
Currently, there are no limits on how federal law enforcement agencies can use facial recognition.

Rockstar apologizes for buggy ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ PC launch

Engadget - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 11:17am
Red Dead Redemption 2 was one of the biggest console hits of 2018. After waiting a full year, PC gamers finally got a chance to play the gritty, Western-themed adventure when it was released last week. However, many experienced game-breaking bugs. Ro...

Keanu Reeves is literally glowing in new SpongeBob movie trailer - CNET

CNet Tech News - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 11:16am
But does he know where Gary the Snail is?

Black Friday 2019 store ads: Walmart, Best Buy and Target their best deals - CNET

CNet Tech News - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 11:15am
No matter at which stores you plan to do your holiday shopping, we can tell you what's on sale and where.

Audi RS Q8 poised for a Los Angeles Auto Show debut - Roadshow

CNet Tech News - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 11:12am
And it will sit at the top of Audi's performance SUV spectrum.

Google launches RCS messaging in the US, its biggest move yet in Android texting - CNET

CNet Tech News - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 11:01am
Android users will finally get basic features like read receipts and typing indicators.

The Game Awards will air at Cinemark theatres across the US

Engadget - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 11:00am
When The Game Awards 2019 air on December 12th, you won't have to watch them on the small screen of your mobile device or TV. For the first time in its five-year history, movie theatres across the US will show the annual awards show and game industry...

Best camera gear and cameras to gift for the holidays 2019 - CNET

CNet Tech News - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 10:38am
Help your favorite shutterbug step up their photography game with this selection of best camera gear and cameras for the holiday season.

'Reality check' on self-driving cars taking place at Daimler - Roadshow

CNet Tech News - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 10:37am
The CEO of the German automaker said during an investor conference that self-driving cars are more challenging than once thought.

Instagram expands hidden likes test worldwide

Engadget - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 10:34am
Instagram started hiding the total number of likes on posts for some people in the US this week as part of a broader test. It made like and video view counters private in other countries over the last few months, and now it's ready to expand the test...

Fortnite Chapter 2 season 1 challenges and where to find hidden 'I' - CNET

CNet Tech News - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 10:32am
Time to go searching the barns for this week's challenges.

SpaceX passes Crew Dragon test that previously ended in an explosion - CNET

CNet Tech News - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 10:29am
NASA and SpaceX can breathe a sigh of relief after the Crew Dragon spacecraft survived a series of fiery engine tests.

Walmart pre-Black Friday 2019: The best deals right now plus more coming soon - CNET

CNet Tech News - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 10:28am
Some discounts are available now, but some bigger deals are coming Wednesday, Nov. 27.

Presidential hopeful Andrew Yang wants your data to be your property

Engadget - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 10:28am
Andrew Yang, the tech entrepreneur turned Democratic presidential hopeful, may not be a leading candidate in the race, but he has gained attention for his unique ideas about how to address technology -- the companies behind it and the impact it's hav...

Ford confirms Mustang Mach-E electric SUV will debut Nov. 17 - Roadshow

CNet Tech News - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 10:23am
Ford has named this brand-new, battery-powered SUV after its famous pony car, but the automaker may be inviting controversy.

Share your memories of the first Xbox console!

Engadget - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 10:10am
Tomorrow marks the eighteenth anniversary of the original Xbox, the first console from Microsoft that kicked off a rivalry with PlayStation that still burns today. Stockier and arguably more stylish than the first PlayStation, the first generation Xb...

Black Friday pricing hits Apple headphones: AirPods Pro dip to $235 - CNET

CNet Tech News - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 10:08am
Here are all of the best Apple AirPods and Beats Wireless headphone deals.

Black Friday Apple Watch deals: Amazon drops Series 5 cellular price by $45 - CNET

CNet Tech News - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 10:02am
Plus, the Series 3 cellular is now on sale for $199.

Apple debuts Research app with new iPhone and Watch health studies

Engadget - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 10:00am
Apple has released its Research app and opened up its latest iPhone and Watch health studies, just after the results of its heart-rate project with Stanford emerged. This time around, it's hoping to uncover insights about women's health, heart and mo...

Razer unveils its Kraken Ultimate headset with THX Spatial Audio

Engadget - Thu, 11/14/2019 - 10:00am
For competitive gamers, 3D audio can make the difference between locating a sneaking enemy and getting taken down by a well-aimed shot. Razer's gaming headsets have primarily used 7.1 surround sound for 3D audio in the past, but now the company is ex...