Wi-Fi smart plugs: Get a two-pack for $11

Or get a three-pack for $16. Bestek's 10-amp mini-plugs are a super-sweet deal. Plus: An exclusive offer on a two-in-one cordless vacuum! Smart buy: Two smart plugs for $11. Bestek A quick story: Early...

Apple and Samsung fined for slowing down phones with updates

An Italian regulatory group says the updates "significantly reduced" performance of phones. Here are Apple's new iPhone XS Max and Samsung's Note 9. Both companies were fined for software updates that Italian...

OnePlus 6T: Every detail and rumor so far

The new model is said to have dual SIMs, dual cams and an embedded fingerprint scanner. @onleaks In these days of exhaustive leaks and relentless phone rumors, OnePlus just wants to tell you about its new phone. Specifically...

Apple iPad event live blog and livestream: How to watch Tuesday, Oct. 30

New iPad Pros and the successor to the MacBook Air are expected to be unveiled in Brooklyn. Scott Stein/CNEt A new iPad Pro with Face ID. A replacement for the MacBook Air -- finally. And maybe...

Join our Halloween costume contest to win* a 4K streamer!

We are partnering with TV Guide for this spook-tastic costume contest! Three lucky winners will take home an Apple TV and more. This contest is only valid in the US, Puerto...

iPhone XR goes on sale around the world, but fans stay home

The iPhone XR might have been dubbed the best value iPhone in years, but shoppers weren't giving it the usual show of love. The Apple Store in Sydney is normally a hive...

Chinese spies reportedly eavesdrop on Trump’s personal iPhone

The president keeps a phone unaltered by the NSA to chat with friends, The New York Times reports. Donald Trump's aides have been pressuring the president to use his secure White House...

How to keep track of your kids on Halloween

Easy monitoring tricks to use while the treats are hunted. Screenshot by Alina Bradford/CNET Concerned parents with children who are taking part in unsupervised trick-or-treating or other guardian-free Halloween activities can find some...

How to automatically turn on your lights when you get home

Want all of your lights to turn as soon as you pull in the driveway? Here's how to do it. Chris Monroe/CNET Few things have a bigger impact on the way our homes...

5-minute cleaning routine for the dirtiest place in your life

Your keyboard and mouse are dirtier than a toilet seat. It's time to change that. Stephen Shankland/CNET Would you guess that the dirtiest place in your life is your desktop? Studies have shown that computer...