Inside Google’s master plan for faster, sharper streaming video

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California — We’ve all been there: After clicking or tapping a YouTube link, we’re greeted with a long wait, then video marred by blurry details and distracting blocky patterns. Google has been trying to improve the situation with technology called VP9 that compresses the video data so they can move across networks faster. […]

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Watch Usain Bolt get mowed down by cameraman on Segway

Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that’s taken over our lives. Look behind you. Iridium33/YouTube screenshot by Chris Matyszczyk/CNET I don’t have the statistics of accidents involving Segways at hand. This one, though, could have involved tragedy, but ended up only containing poetry and a little ballet. Here was Olympic gold […]

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Amazon Prime steps up to battle Netflix in Japan

Amazon has announced it will bring video streaming to Amazon Prime customers in Japan, just days after Netflix announced it was partnering with a local telecommunications provider in the country. From: http://cnet.com.feedsportal.com/c/34938/f/645093/s/495552ec/sc/28/l/0L0Scnet0N0Cnews0Camazon0Eprime0Esteps0Eup0Eto0Enetflix0Ebattle0Ein0Ejapan0C0Tftag0FCAD590Aa51e/story01.htm

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Hyundai’s 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show debuts put performance first (pictures)

Wishing you hadn’t downloaded Windows 10? If you’ve played around with it and decide you hate it, watch this short CNET video to learn how to revert to your previous version of Windows. From: http://cnet.com.feedsportal.com/c/34938/f/645093/s/494ff8d2/sc/28/l/0L0Scnet0N0Cpictures0Chyundais0E20A150Efrankfurt0Emotor0Eshow0Edebuts0Eput0Eperformance0Efirst0Epictures0C0Tftag0FCAD590Aa51e/story01.htm

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Best Buy to expand sales of Apple Watch to all its stores next month

Enlarge Image The Apple Watch is headed to more Best Buy stores. CNET The Apple Watch appears to be a hit at Best Buy. To capitalize on that demand, the electronics retailer plans to carry the smartwatch in all its stores by the end of next month. Best Buy will sell the Apple Watch in […]

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Ashley Madison puts $377,000 bounty on hackers’ heads

Captura de pantalla por Luke Westaway/CNET The public shaming of Ashley Madison’s affair-seeking users proved you don’t have to be a Kardashian to have your private life made public. The Toronto police and Ashley Madison want the hackers who released that information to be the ones in hot water. To increase the chance of that […]

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Awesome nebula cradles a runaway star

Enlarge Image Wolf-Rayet star WR 124’s winds carve knots in nebula Hen 2-427. ESA/Hubble NASA; Acknowledgement: Judy Schmidt Some of the most brightly burning stars in our galaxies are also the shortest lived. In the advanced stages of their lifespan, Wolf-Rayet stars burn very bright and very hot, up to over a million times as […]

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3D printing: Where Chattanooga’s past meets its future

CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee — When Platt Boyd decided to quit his job as an architect and use his retirement savings to start a company that would construct buildings with a 3D printer, he didn’t move his family to Silicon Valley or Brooklyn. He came here. Enlarge Image Branch Technology has built the largest free-form 3D printer, […]

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Some iPhone 6 Plus devices have faulty cameras, says Apple, as it offers free repair

“A small percentage” of the phones sold between September and January have iSight cameras that take blurry shots. But if you got stuck, you can get a fix at no charge. From: http://cnet.com.feedsportal.com/c/34938/f/645093/s/4935208b/sc/28/l/0L0Scnet0N0Cnews0Csome0Eiphone0E60Eplus0Ephones0Ehave0Efaulty0Ecameras0Esays0Eapple0Eas0Eit0Eoffers0Efree0Erepair0C0Tftag0FCAD590Aa51e/story01.htm

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Samsung already runs out of test drive Galaxy phones

It only took a few hours for Samsung to declare that it no longer had any Galaxy Note 5 or S6 Edge+ phones to loan out as part of a trial program for iPhone users. From: http://cnet.com.feedsportal.com/c/34938/f/645093/s/49315119/sc/15/l/0L0Scnet0N0Cnews0Csamsung0Ealready0Eruns0Eout0Eof0Etest0Edrive0Egalaxy0Ephones0C0Tftag0FCAD590Aa51e/story01.htm

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