Tech

Google to expand Waze carpooling service in San Francisco

Google is set to expand a San Francisco carpooling program that could morph into a showdown with its one-time ally, the popular ride-hailing service Uber

EU rules Apple must pay up to 13B euros in back taxes

The European Union says Ireland has given illegal tax benefits worth up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) to Apple Inc. and must now recover the unpaid back taxes from the U.S. technology company, plus interest

AutoComplete: GM teases its Army-spec Colorado fuel cell concept

Volkswagen owners take the money and run, and Mitsubishi once again admits to overstating fuel economy figures.

The most hard-core selfie

Katie Quinn learns about selfies then has a 3D-printed selfie made.

FBI issues 'flash alert' to state election officials

Foreign hackers targeted voter registration databases in at least two states; Catherine Herridge reports for 'Special Report'

The Swiss Army Knife of Wireless Air Conditioners Has Arrived

Someone came up with the brilliant idea of creating an air conditioning unit that also comes with USB ports and a speaker, among other features. Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more.

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Can This Strategy Finally Make Twitter Competitive With The Big Dogs?

Twitter is going to start paying content creators for videos.

Beats wins in case alleging double dealing before Apple sale

A judge has dismissed the key claims in a lawsuit alleging that headphone maker Beats Electronics duped one of its early partners before negotiating its $3 billion sale to Apple two years ago

France wants halt to 'imbalanced' EU-US trade deal talks

French President Francois Hollande says that talks on a landmark trade deal between the U.S. and European Union are bogged down, unbalanced and cannot be completed this year

Why the EU's tax probe of Apple and others is raising US ire

The European Union's crackdown on corporate tax avoidance has landed on Apple with its demand that the U.S. tech giant pay Ireland up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) plus interest in back taxes

Porsche's new 911 Turbo tackles the racetrack

There's a new Turbo, and would you believe it's a demon on the track? Join us as we put it through it's paces.

Spying on the Soviets from space

"Declassified" explains how the HEXAGON satellite program gave the U.S. an advantage over the Soviet Union. Watch Sunday at 10 p.m. ET/PT.

Microsoft Thinks Macs Are As Useful As 'A Hat For Your Cat'

The Mac vs PC war is on once again with the release of a new Microsoft commercial. Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more.

European Commission Orders Apple To Pay $14.5 Billion

The European Commission has ruled Apple received illegal tax breaks in Ireland.

Comey: FBI wants "adult conversation' on device encryption

FBI Director James Comey is again warning about the bureau's inability to access digital devices because of encryption

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FBI warns of possible state election-system hacks

The FBI is warning state officials to boost election security in light of evidence that hackers breached related data systems in two states

Race for Facebook data center raises tax-break questions

The race between a town in New Mexico and a Salt Lake City suburb to entice a new Facebook data center is raising questions about public investments in a cloud-computing economy that typically brings few local jobs

With PlayStation Now coming to Windows, could consoles get replaced by the cloud? (Open_Tab)

Is it possible that the battle between Microsoft's Xbox and Sony's PlayStation systems could come to an end using streaming services like PlayStation Now? CNET's Jeff Bakalar talks about his experiences with the Sony service with Roger Cheng and Ben Fox Rubin in this excerpt from Open_Tab.

How A Fake News Story About Megyn Kelly Wound Up Trending On Facebook

Facebook is now using an algorithm instead of an editorial staff to decide which stories are trending.

Poland investigates massive download of personal data

Prosecutors and other state security officials in Poland are investigating unprecedented massive night downloading by bailiffs of personal data of some 1.4 million Poles

Drones meet drought in skies of storied California farmland

In the drought-stricken West, where every drop of water counts, some California farmers are using advanced drone technology to save the scarce resource

Government forecast: 600K commercial drones within the year

Federal aviation officials estimate there will be 600,000 commercial drone aircraft operating in the US within the year, thanks to new safety rules that opened the skies to them on Monday

AutoComplete: Mercedes and Infiniti are most likely to let robots take the wheel

Engine and transmission updates underpin 2017 GMC Canyon and Chevrolet Colorado, and BMW's got some two-door plans up its 7 Series sleeve.

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Mark Zuckerberg Gave The Pope A Drone Model As A Gift

Zuckerberg was in the area for a Facebook Q&A in Rome.

Apple expected to show new iPhone at event next week

Apple is expected to show off a new iPhone next week when the company holds its fall product launch event in San Francisco

Fitbit motivational feature to take users on virtual hikes

Fitbit wants to get you to exercise more by making you think you're hiking famous trails instead of your neighborhood