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- IRS portals for child tax credit open soon: Families can opt out of monthly checks, update info - CNETby Katie Conner on 15 June 2021 at 00:30
Nonfilers and parents who need to change their household details can do so before the first monthly child tax credit payment next month.
- How does the child tax credit calculation work? Estimate your household total here - CNETby Katie Conner on 15 June 2021 at 00:00
Use CNET's calculator to see how much your family qualifies for when advance monthly checks start arriving July 15.
- DC stopped Batman from performing oral sex on Catwoman - CNETby Jennifer Bisset on 14 June 2021 at 23:56
"Heroes don't do that."
- In time for Father's Day, here are the 10 cheesiest dad jokes - CNETby Gael Fashingbauer Cooper on 14 June 2021 at 23:47
"I've got a pen that can write underwater. It can write other words too but underwater is one of my faves."
- Razer will start shipping its Project Hazel N95 mask in October - CNETby Lori Grunin on 14 June 2021 at 23:35
The gaming company's whizzy mask that wowed CES is real, and it will ship later this year. You can try it out in AR on Instagram now.
- Razer returns with the 'most powerful 14-inch gaming laptop' at E3 - CNETby Lori Grunin on 14 June 2021 at 23:28
Chalk up another win for AMD's Ryzen 9 5900HX CPU.
- The new Volkswagen T7 Multivan is basically perfect - Roadshowby Daniel Golson on 14 June 2021 at 23:25
Who can argue with two-tone creamsicle paint and pop-out tray tables?
- Volkswagen's new T7 Multivan looks awesome - Roadshowby Daniel Golson on 14 June 2021 at 23:25
The seventh-generation VW van is available as a plug-in hybrid for the first time.
- US spy satellite launch Tuesday could be visible from much of the East Coast - CNETby Eric Mack on 14 June 2021 at 23:25
A Minotaur rocket will carry a National Reconnaissance Office payload to orbit from Virginia in the morning.
- Bill Gates' summer reading list includes books about a 'complicated relationship' - CNETby Gael Fashingbauer Cooper on 14 June 2021 at 23:21
The Microsoft co-founder recommends five books, focusing on Barack Obama's life, the fall of GE and intervention with nature.
- Child tax credit: Who counts, how much and what else to know before July 15 - CNETby Katie Conner on 14 June 2021 at 23:00
Will your family get up to $300 per month for each kid this year? We'll explain payment schedule, amounts, eligibility and more.
- E3 2021 brings diversity conversation to the video game industry's biggest stage - CNETby Ian Sherr on 14 June 2021 at 22:48
Typically, diversity panels are a side conversation at most big events. But the E3 video game conference gave it a rare livestream spot.
- Best laptop 2021: 15 best laptops we recommend in 2021 - CNETby Joshua Goldman on 14 June 2021 at 22:30
There are so many to choose from, let our editors help you choose the best laptop.
- Best cold-brew coffee maker of 2021 - CNETby Brian Bennett on 14 June 2021 at 22:30
We put many popular cold-brew coffee makers through their paces to find out which is best. On the list are models from Oxo, Takeya, Filtron, Espro and others.
- Best wireless Bluetooth boom box for 2021 - CNETby David Carnoy on 14 June 2021 at 22:21
Looking for a portable speaker that can produce big sound? These wireless Bluetooth models aren't compact but they pack some real punch and are ruggedized for outdoor use.
- Xbox Series X restock: Microsoft throws big E3 show, doesn't have more consoles - CNETby Dave Johnson on 14 June 2021 at 22:15
What store will have a restock this week?
- World's first wooden satellite aims to prove plywood can survive space - CNETby Amanda Kooser on 14 June 2021 at 22:11
Woodsat will take plywood to new heights in orbit later this year.
- See NASA's bonkers-big moon SLS rocket standing up, boosters and all - CNETby Amanda Kooser on 14 June 2021 at 22:08
The SLS rocket will power NASA's Artemis I moon mission, set for launch later this year.
- Cruise ships are sailing again, but you'll find some big differences - CNETby Kent German on 14 June 2021 at 22:04
Masks won't be required, but some cruises will mandate vaccinations. Here's what you need to know.
- 2022 Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door Coupe gets more personalization options - Roadshowby Daniel Golson on 14 June 2021 at 22:01
The GT43 and GT53 get some new colors and trims, while more major updates to the V8-powered models will come later this year.