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Google, Microsoft Battle Drives Down PC Prices

By Michael Liedtke, Anick Jesdanun | Apr 1
Google is releasing its cheapest Chromebook laptops yet, two versions priced at $149 aimed at undercutting Microsoft's Windows franchise and gaining ground in even more classrooms.

New Dating App for Potheads

Apr 1
There's a new gold rush in Colorado from the state's legal pot industry. Instead of growing weed, some entrepreneurs are cashing in without getting anywhere near the crop. The newest source of money from Colorado's billion-dollar marijuana market.

Antarctica: The Wild and Unexpected

By Luis Andres Henao | Apr 1
It's the last terrestrial tourism frontier that nature lovers, adventurers and explorers are rushing to visit. This tourist season, more than 37,000 people are expected to visit the coldest continent on Earth.

Woman in Gold

By Robert Nesti | Apr 1
"Woman in Gold" is both a compelling historical melodrama and clunky legal procedural that's elevated by the presence of Helen Mirren.

Amazon Launches 'Home Services'

Apr 1
Amazon.com is now offering help around the house for a small price. CNET reporter Bridget Carey has more on the new service.

Toyota Cuts Price of Automatic Braking Safety Devices

Apr 1
Those pricey high-tech systems that automatically stop or slow your car if it's about to run into something are getting a lot cheaper.

US Home Prices Rise Modestly, Weigh on Affordability

Apr 1
U.S. home prices rose at a steady pace in January, pushing prices up at a faster pace than wages and putting more homes financially out of reach for would-be buyers.

Tab Hunter Confidential

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 1
A man of many talents with a life and career characterized by reversals and recoveries, Tab Hunter is an inspiration: A gay man who not only survived the highly homophobic mid-twentieth century in America, but who also found a way to thrive.

Thousands of Detroit-Area Homeowners Try to Stop Foreclosure

By Corey Williams | Apr 1
More than 13,000 Detroit-area property owners have entered into payment plans hoping to avoid losing their homes to tax foreclosure, but another 16,000 living in their homes have yet to take advantage of the offer ahead of Tuesday's deadline.

Google Maps Turns into Pac-Man's Chomping Grounds

Apr 1
The virtual streets of Google Maps are being transformed into Pac-Man's chomping grounds in celebration of April Fools' Day.

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