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Brixo brings Internet of Things to Lego - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 6:58pm
Lego-compatible building blocks are embedded with sensors and electronics so that you can build app-controlled IFTTT projects.

I ate GE's 'hottest' hot sauce and lived to tell about it - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 6:43pm
Gather around, children. Listen to Crave's Amanda Kooser share her tale of a night spent with 10^32 Kelvin, a hot sauce full of peppers whose names include words like "reaper" and "scorpion."

How to survive the hot sauce of the apocalypse (pictures) - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 6:43pm
GE's atomic-level 10^32 Kelvin hot sauce embraces extremes of heat and human tolerance. So, Crave's Amanda Kooser dosed up some faux-Frito pies and tried it.

Google 'Silicon Valley' for some fictional news Easter eggs - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 6:13pm
The popular HBO show about a tech startup in Silicon Valley has a nice surprise for fans.

MakerBot to stop manufacturing its own 3D printers - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 5:46pm
The production of all MakerBot 3D printers is being outsourced to international manufacturer Jabil.

I see you: Facebook rumored to plan camera app - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 5:29pm
The app is in its very early stages, anonymous sources tell The Wall Street Journal. Such an app could encourage users to share more photos and videos on the social network.

Inside the race to create the driverless car

Reuters Technology - April 25, 2016 - 4:27pm
The battle to dominate the next generation of cars hinges in part on autonomous driving technology. Google has built a leading position - thanks not just to its tech expertise, but also its persistent lobbying.

City gives in to people who text and walk, embeds traffic lights in sidewalk - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 4:19pm
Technically Incorrect: In Augsburg, Germany they decide nothing could be done about phone-obsessed pedestrians. So, they pander to them.

Overlords? These robots can't even handle being waiters (Tomorrow Daily 353 show notes) - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 4:00pm
Two restaurants in China have closed up shop, after discovering that exclusively employing robots to serve humans was a terrible idea.

How to find an unsaved Word document in Windows 10 - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 3:47pm
Don't worry! Your file isn't lost forever. Here's how to find it.

Moot point: Judge closes iPhone encryption case in Brooklyn - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 3:40pm
After the FBI gets the passcode to a drug dealer's iPhone, a judge nixes the US government's bid to force Apple to help unlock the device.

NFL's Deflategate started with a tweet - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 3:20pm
Let the Twitter battles rage once again about the proper inflation of footballs. A court has ruled that Patriots quarterback Tom Brady must indeed serve a four-game suspension.

San Francisco wants Airbnb to help enforce rental law - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 3:11pm
A proposed law would hold sites like Airbnb responsible for illegal listings and threaten steep fines for violations.

FCC signs off on Charter purchase of Time Warner - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 3:11pm
Charter's $78 billion acquisition gets the OK from FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler. The Justice Department also says it will let the deal go through.

HBO Now surges in popularity despite complaints about access - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 1:56pm
On the dragon tails of "Game of Thrones," HBO Now makes the top 10 in Apple's App Store downloads for the first time since its release last year.

True crime: Harper Lee piece about murder investigation discovered - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 1:53pm
The article ran without Lee's name attached, but her biographer reportedly scoured old Kansas newspapers to find hints that she had written it.

Thirsty for nostalgia? 'Ghostbusters'-inspired Ecto Cooler coming back - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 12:15pm
Coca-Cola is bringing back the "Ghostbusters"-inspired Hi-C drink from the ethereal plane it disappeared to back in 2001.

Steam expands movie catalog with 'Hunger Games,' 'Twilight' and more - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 12:12pm
Valve teams up with Lionsgate to bring dozens of movies to its Steam gaming platform.

New 'Twin Peaks' full cast list reveals quirky surprises - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 11:49am
Filming has wrapped for the second coming of "Twin Peaks" and Showtime is finally ready to reveal who David Lynch's co-conspirators are.

Ride Uber? Better carry cash for tips, or else (CNET Update show notes) - CNET

CNET Media 2.0 - April 25, 2016 - 11:38am
Drivers for the car service may start asking for tips, resulting in awkward rides for those without cash. Meanwhile, music service Tidal gets a boost from Beyonce's "Lemonade," but the album is also on iTunes and Amazon.
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