GoPro's Mount

GoPro’s New 3-Way 2.0 Mount is a Better Tripod, Selfie Stick, and Grip

GoProGoPro’s original 3-Way mount is a well-liked accessory that cuts down on the number of grips you might carry for your videos. But it isn’t perfect, and the tripod, in particular, is flimsy. The new $69.99 3-Way 2.0 fixes that thanks to an overhaul that improves the design while respecting the past. The original 3-Way mount tucked a tripod…

Blade Mount

Is Mount & Blade 2: Bannerlord better after a year in early access?

15 years feels like both a long time and none at all, considering how much was crammed into them. In the 15 years since I first played Mount & Blade, there’s little that hasn’t changed in games, and yet it still has very few direct competitors other than its own sequels. It also feels like…


Deaths Mount as Myanmar’s Military Seeks to Crush Protests

At least 38 people were killed on what was the deadliest day since protests against the military coup swept the country nearly a month ago.

Indonesia's Mount

Indonesia’s Mount Merapi produces thunderous eruption

Mount Merapi, the most active volcano in Indonesia, erupted Wednesday, sending a river of lava down its slopes and causing searing gas clouds to billow 10,000 feet into the sky.

Everest Mount

Mount Everest, Earth’s tallest mountain, just got taller by about a meter

During Tuesday’s press conference, representatives from China and Nepal revealed Mount Everest’s new, more exact height. Video screenshot by Gael Fashingbauer Cooper/CNET How does the tallest mountain on Earth get … taller? Mount Everest, the world’s highest peak, is about 8,848.86 meters (29,031.7 feet) high, China and Nepal have decided after years of re-measuring. That’s…