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FAA warns of potentially 'catastrophic' battery explosions - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - February 9, 2016 - 4:15pm
The agency urges airlines to reexamine the risks associated with transporting lithium batteries as cargo.

Obama asks Congress for $19 billion to stop hacks - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - February 9, 2016 - 3:52pm
The White House has submitted a massive budget proposal that shows just how serious the president is about cybersecurity.

Curatio creates scans of human hands for custom products (Tomorrow Daily 312 show notes) - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - February 9, 2016 - 3:42pm
Student Pieter Smakman came up with the Curatio scanner after realizing it's tricky getting accurate scans of hands for things like custom wrist braces, medical casts and more.

Apple TV expanding voice controls - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - February 9, 2016 - 3:24pm
The latest beta version of Apple TV's upcoming software also includes support for Bluetooth keyboards and the ability to organize your apps into individual folders.

Mona Lisa just got a tattoo (pictures) - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - February 9, 2016 - 3:11pm
The artist who digitally crashed Star Wars ships into world capitals is back, this time to virtually ink some of the most famous paintings in history.

Creep-tastic cockroach robot refuses to be squished - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - February 9, 2016 - 2:56pm
Cockroaches may have a bad rap, but they inspired researchers to build a clever robot that can jam its body into cramped spaces.

On Safer Internet Day, adults ask teens for help - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - February 9, 2016 - 2:47pm
The annual event tries to quash bullying and cruelty among kids on the Internet by enlisting their peers.

Watch Far Cry Primal's 101 trailer to learn what it's all about - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - February 9, 2016 - 2:08pm
Plus, we talk with the Stone Age action game's narrative director about the game's "richer and deeper" crafting system, historical accuracy, and more.

Apple TV stretches Siri voice search in beta update (CNET Update show notes) - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - February 9, 2016 - 1:51pm
A developer preview of an Apple TV software update reveals new perks. Meanwhile, Twitter puts video ads on top of your feed and assembles a new troll-fighting task force.

Hundreds of newly found galaxies may unravel gravitational space mystery - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - February 9, 2016 - 1:33pm
Hundreds of Galaxies lurking near the Milky Way could help explain an anomaly known as the Great Attractor.

Subaru signals new XV version with concept at Geneva - Roadshow

CNET Media 2.0 - February 9, 2016 - 1:00pm
Subaru announces a new concept for the Geneva auto show using the XV concept name, a likely precursor to a new generation of its popular XV small SUV, while also showing an XV Special Edition at the Chicago auto show.

Uber blacks out app in Paris to protest government, taxi opposition - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - February 9, 2016 - 6:34am
Restrictions on drivers and car-hailing services could leave 10,000 drivers out of a job, Uber says.

Everything you need to know about Deadpool before 'Deadpool' - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - February 9, 2016 - 6:00am
At a loss when it comes to Marvel's Merc with a Mouth? Let's jump in at the shallow end and wade through the Deadpool. (That's funny because his name is Wade).

Four ways to share your exact location with family (and why) - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - February 9, 2016 - 5:00am
Do you know where your family is? You do now with these handy apps designed to share or track locations using your phone. Peace of mind is priceless.

Sky Q goes on sale

BroadbandTVNews - February 9, 2016 - 3:44am

Sky’s new state-of-the-art Sky Q receiver goes on sale today (Tuesday). Read the story »

Zattoo to add pay-TV from ProSiebenSat.1

BroadbandTVNews - February 9, 2016 - 3:43am

German commercial TV broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 has expanded its collaboration with internet TV provider Zattoo: Pay-TV channels ProSieben Fun, Sat.1 Emotions, kabel eins classics and wetter.com TV (formerly Deutsches Wetter Fernsehen) will become available as livestreams on the OTT platform. Read the story »

Steady 2015 for Com Hem

BroadbandTVNews - February 9, 2016 - 3:40am

A steady year for Com Hem has seen the Swedish cablenet deliver a record low churn rate of 12.9% for the second consecutive quarter. Read the story »

3-in-1 'wearable shelter' for Syrian refugees

Reuters Technology - February 9, 2016 - 3:27am
UK students have devised a three-in-one garment that quickly transforms from a jacket to a sleeping bag to a tent. They want their 'wearable shelters' to be distributed among refugees arriving in Europe. Matthew Stock reports.

NTV-Plus to move completely to MPEG-4

BroadbandTVNews - February 9, 2016 - 3:11am

The Russian DTH platform NTV-Plus says it will complete its transition to MPEG-4 this summer. Read the story »

Canal Digital renews with Turner

BroadbandTVNews - February 9, 2016 - 2:53am

Canal Digital has added on demand content to a new distribution deal with Turner. Read the story »

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