Tech Watch

Airplane passengers use laptops in-flight. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Tech Watch: Reconsidering In-Flight Ban On Electronic Devices

The Federal Aviation Administration has announced it will reconsider the current regulations that ban the use of electronic devices during takeoff, landing or sometimes the entire flight.


The 2013 SRT Viper will be one of two connected cars under Chrysler. (Chrysler Group LLC)

Tech Watch: Apps For Your Car

Apps in cars used to be exotic and often the realm of high-priced German cars, but that’s changing fast.


The Microsoft Surface tablet computer. (CNET)

Tech Watch: Much At Stake With Microsoft Tablet, New Apple iPhone

Apple’s new iPhone and Microsoft’s new tablet will be defining moments for each company. High stakes for them and a big decision for you: Apple. Android, or Windows?


iPhone connector

Tech Watch: Adapting To A Possible New iPhone Connector

Rumors are strong that Apple is about to change the connector that’s been on the bottom of the iPhone for 10 years. Here’s why that’s a big deal.



Tech Watch: Aereo Streaming Service Earns Big Win

CNET Editor at Large Brian Cooley said this is likely the first of many court battles between Aereo and television networks.


Zeal Z3 GPS goggles

Tech Watch: Wearable Technology Ready Today

Google glasses are still a couple years off, but if you’re athletic you can get a taste of the wearable technology of the future today to augment your outdoor sports and activities.


Apple chief executive Steve Jobs

Tech Watch: Five Years Of Apple’s iPhone

CNET Editor at Large Brian Cooley looks back on an eventful five years for Apple since the first iPhone was introduced.


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Tech Watch: Survey Shows Web Surfing Increasing Among Cell Users

CNET Editor at Large Brian Cooley looks at the numbers from a new survey on how many people are using their cellphones to browse the web.


Cadillac dealership

Tech Watch: Car Buyers Look For New Tech Features

CNET Editor-at-Large Brian Cooley looks at some of the new tech features car buyers are looking for in their new vehicles.


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Tech Watch: Apple And Samsung Dominate Smartphone Market

CNET Editor-at-Large Brian Cooley looks at why Apple and Samsung accounted for 95 percent of profits in the fourth quarter for the smartphone market.