Harry Potter coding kit brings its magic to Apple stores

The kit is $100 and lets you use a wand. The Weasley twins, James and Oliver Phelps, demonstrate how to use the Harry Potter Coding Kit. Kano You can go to Apple stores to buy Kano's Harry...

Is your gift secretly spying? Mozilla ranks tech security in holiday shopping list

Mozilla's holiday gift list breaks down how much data certain tech gifts collect about you. Mozilla details how creepy each tech product is in its "Privacy Not Included" gift list. Mozilla In the age...

Wonderscope’s Apple AR app makes storybook characters walk up and talk to you

Storytelling enters the augmented reality era. I remember the first sentence I ever read. I sat on spill-resistant carpet in my kindergarten classroom. The sun was bright in the windows, and the...

Feeling nostalgic for the Yahoo homepage? There’s an app for that

It's all there, including weather, horoscopes, search, email and sports. The exclamation point lives on. Getty Images There was a time when the Yahoo homepage was one of the most important pieces of real...

Black Friday 2018 deals at Best Buy: Roku, OLED TVs, Sonos, HomePod and Google

The original big box tech retailer busts out the bargains for the biggest sale day of the season. Best Buy Best Buy's Black Friday deals have been revealed and there are some good ones available...

T-Mobile’s early Black Friday deal includes free iPhones, LG and Samsung Galaxy phones

The catch? You'll have to open up a new line and trade in an eligible device. According to T-Mobile, the Friday before Black Friday is "Magenta Friday." NurPhoto Black Friday is a little over a...

Tim Cook named ADL’s inaugural ‘Courage Against Hate’ award recipient

Apple CEO recognized for championing unity, diversity and social progress. Apple CEO Tim Cook has been announced as the first-ever recipient of the Anti-Defamation League's "Courage Against Hate" award. James Martin/CNET Apple CEO Tim Cook has been...

Apple’s Safari tests ‘not secure’ warning for unencrypted websites

For once, Apple is following Google in a privacy protection. Apple Apple's Safari team, following Chrome's lead, has begun warning people when they're visiting websites that aren't protected by HTTPS encryption. The feature for...

5G craze continues: The 5G spectrum auction is starting

Better get dibs on it fast, carriers. Getty Images For the first time, the Federal Communications Commission is auctioning spectrum for 5G. On Wednesday, the FCC will host an auction for the 28GHz spectrum starting at 7...

Uber stuck between a rock and a hard place with Saudi investment

CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says his company isn't changing anything in terms of its relationship with Saudi Arabia until more is known about the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi,...