Polk will have the first sound bar to support Alexa multiroom

Polk's Command Bar arrives early to the whole-home Alexa party. Sarah Tew/CNET Watch out Sonos: Polk said Tuesday that its Command Bar will be the first third-party sound bar to support Amazon's multiroom music (MRM) ecosystem. Amazon announced at a...

Apple Maps gooses DuckDuckGo in search privacy partnership

The maps that show up on iPhones are now used on the privacy-first search engine, too Apple Maps now is built into DuckDuckGo search results. Screenshot by Stephen Shankland/CNET Search engine DuckDuckGo now displays location information...

Apple now makes smart battery cases for the iPhone XS and XR

For a chunk of change -- and a battery bulge -- you'll get some more power. The new Smart Battery Case on a blue iPhone XR. Apple The iPhone XR has pretty great battery...

FTC rests case against Qualcomm, arguing it’s a monopoly in mobile chips

The US government has accused Qualcomm of unfairly hurting competitors and charging excessive royalties for its technology. Qualcomm's defense began later Tuesday with co-founder Irwin Jacobs. Carl Shapiro, a University of California...

Qualcomm kicks off defense in FTC trial by showing its mobile chip prowess

The chipmaker brought co-founder Irwin Jacobs and its executive in charge of 4G and 5G to talk up its innovations in wireless. Irwin Jacobs, Qualcomm co-founder, took the stand in his company's...

CES 2019: The 4 biggest trends, demystified

After the annual deluge of announcements, a few themes emerged from CES that will have an important impact on the rest of 2019 and beyond. Jason Hiner/CBS Interactive After all the CES product blitzes are...

Apple chipmaker Dialog lands at low end of sales target amid iPhone slump

The report comes less than two weeks after Tim Cook's iPhone sales warning. Dialog Semiconductor, which makes chips for iPhones, posted its preliminary revenue for the fourth quarter of 2018 on Monday. Angela...

2020 Toyota Supra officially revealed at Detroit Auto Show

Toyota's legendary Supra sports car returns with German bones. Jon Wong/Roadshow After seeing concepts, studying leaked images and driving a camouflaged prototype, we finally saw the all-new 2020 Toyota Supra make its world debut at the...

Apple HomePod arrives in China on Jan. 18

Siri's homegrown smart speaker enters an enormous and complicated market. Tyler Lizenby/CNET Since debuting in the US in February last year, the HomePod has incrementally expanded its geographic reach to the UK, Australia,...

Production 2020 Kia Telluride unveiled in Detroit at long last

Kia's largest SUV arrives with tons of new tech. Steven Pham/Roadshow Almost three years after we saw the 2016 Kia Telluride Concept, the big, boxy, production-spec SUV is finally ready for its public debut....