The best back-to-school deals from Best Buy

College and K-12 students (and parents!), it's not too late to save money on laptops, monitors, dorm accessories and more. Students can save $150 on a MacBook Air at Best Buy, meaning...

Report: Apple will finally give us Retina MacBook Air, new Mac Mini

We've been waiting half a decade for Apple to update the MacBook Air's screen. We've been staring at the MacBook Air's low-resolution display for far too long.Sarah Tew/CNET I can't believe it's actually...

Apple Pay now accepted at all Costcos in the US

You now have another way to buy 5 gallons of soy sauce. Apple Pay is now accepted at 750 Costco stores in the US. Jason Cipriani/CNET Attention, Costco shoppers: You can now use Apple Pay at...

Microsoft discovers new Russian hacking operation targeting US groups

Hackers linked to Russian military spoofed domains belonging to two US conservative groups. Getty Images A new round of Russian hacking attempts on sites belonging to American organizations has been uncovered ahead of the 2018...

Facebook reportedly asked by US government to help wiretap Messenger

That would mean breaking encryption on the chat app. Facebook faces a wiretap request from the US government. Getty The US government has reportedly asked Facebook to help wiretap its Messenger chat app to listen to...

Apple gets hacked from Australia, and catches flak in Japan and Turkey

Here's a recap of all the iPhone news this week. James Martin/CNET This week's iPhone news truly gets global as a teen hacker from Australia accesses the company's mainframe. Then, Japan's Fair Trade...

iPhone X vs. Google Pixel 2 XL: Which flagship phone is the best?

It's the battle of the giants as we weigh Apple against Google. See which one wins. James Martin/CNET Two of the best phones you can buy, Apple's iPhone X and Google's Pixel 2...

The first 6 things to do when you get an Amazon Echo

Set it up right and it will become indispensable. Ian Knighton/CNET Congrats, you just got an Amazon Echo ($85 at Amazon.com). Now what? It's time to unbox it and set it up. Amazon will walk you through the...

OnePlus 6T will launch with T-Mobile in first US carrier deal ever

The company is shooting to price the phone at $550, although that still needs to be finalized. This is the red version of the OnePlus 6. You won't have to wait long...

Apple removes thousands of ‘illegal’ gambling apps from Chinese App Store

The sweep of a reported 25,000 apps follows intense criticism by state media. Apple reportedly pulled apps from its Chinese App Store amid scrutiny by state-run media. Wang Zhao / AFP/Getty Images Apple reportedly pulled...