The new version of Windows Media Player is streamlined, visually engaging and meshes well with Urge, MTV's new music service.
Microsoft CTO Craig Mundie and Larry Smarr, director of the Califronia Institute for Telecommunications and Infromation Technology and a professor of computer science and engineering at UC-San Diego. Smarr thinks defines broadband as 10-gigabits per second.
Sony has announced a fully functioning pocket-size PC and a Blu-ray-enabled notebook available for sale this summer.
Yahoo has made several incremental changes to its home page over the years, but it has held onto the same basic framework.
A look at the 13-inch MacBook, the newest member of Apple's family of Intel-based laptops.
One Walkman phone includes motion sensor and fitness software programs to track exercise while a person listens to music.
Mac maker's latest retail undertaking is an underground N.Y. store marked by a street-level glass cube.
Microsoft's Upgrade Advisor lets people know whether their computer can run the Windows update.
During the disco days of the 1970s, personal computers moved out of the electronic hobbyist's garage or basement and into the office, classroom, and family den. This gallery showcases several 1970-era machines from Steven Stengel's vintage computer collection. Steven has graciously allowed us to republish his photos and descriptions. You can find a much more detailed description of each machine and additional photos of Steven's collection on his Web site oldcomputers.net.
Microsoft is designing Excel's next generation to better visualize data, analyze trends. CNET editors take a look.
Microsoft hopes that Word 2007 will put more features at your fingertips. CNET editors review some of the changes.
Outlook 2007 beta 2: a more convenient tool for communications and time management than its 2003 ancestor?
The updates to Microsoft's PowerPoint are supposed to make it less of a hassle to dress up slide shows. CNET editors take a look.
CNET.com reviewers present a slide show of the first public beta of Microsoft's new Windows Vista operating system.
New features in Microsoft's Windows Live Local online mapping service include real-time traffic data and expanded scratch pad features.