Scientists at the Riken institute and Sumitomo Riko Company in Nagoya said they have developed a new experimental nursing care robot with a human-like 'gentle touch.'
FUTURE TECH March 3, 2015
Not long after Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman pledged to acquire new properties, her company announced plans to acquire Aruba Networks in a $3 billion deal that will see Aruba become part of the HP Enterprise Group.
Deals March 2, 2015
At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, SanDisk announces the world's first 200 GB microSD card, which can hold up to 20 hours of HD video and transfer data at 90 MB/s or 1,200 photos per minute.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 2, 2015
Buzzfeed launches Cute or Not , its second app in its 10 year lifespan and as you'd expect, it's all about cute little huggable fluffy animals.
Apps/Software March 2, 2015
Square Enix and mobile develoepr DeNA announced Final Fantasy: Record Keeper, a free-to-play Android and iOS game, for North American audiences today. It releases this spring.
Video Games February 26, 2015
A stand-alone version of Forza Horizon 2 will be available for free from March 27 to April 10 on Xbox 360 and Xbox One. The kicker: it features Ludacris and cars from Furious 7, the seventh installment of The Fast and The Furious action movies.
Video Games February 25, 2015
After a long silence, venerable Japanese RPG series 'Dragon Quest' is finally making a return to Western shores in 2015. 'Dragon Quest Heroes,' an action-packed spin-off in the vein of 'Dynasty Warriors,' will debut on PS4 in America and Europe.
Video Games February 25, 2015
DARPA doesn't just make robot dogs. Now the U.S. Department of Defense agency wants to tinker with human brains and DNA to potentially recover lost vision, augment eyesight with virtual heads-up displays and grant electronic telepathy.
February 24, 2015
João Barros, the founder of startup company Veniam based in Silicon Valley, seeks to convert every vehicle on the planet into a free Wi-Fi hotspot. Vehicles would be fitted with a Wi-Fi hotspot powered by the vehicle's battery, which would then allow anyone to connect to the Internet.
FUTURE TECH February 18, 2015
Smaller and rural ISPs aren't happy with the FCC's proposed rules for net neutrality. Neither are AT&T, Republicans and radio show host Glenn Beck.
Internet February 17, 2015
Now you, too, can find the right file in Jurassic Park’s UNIX system if you play I Know This, an indie game based on the beloved computer-hacking scene.
Geek February 17, 2015
At Toy Fair 2015, Mattel revealed an Internet-connected version of the famous doll that will have 'real conversations with kids' using PullString technology via San Francisco startup ToyTalk.
Gadgets February 17, 2015
Microsoft opened its Office suite to third-party cloud storage services today. The move allows users to open documents straight from other apps like iCloud Drive and Box instead of depending on Microsoft’s OneDrive.
Apps/Software February 17, 2015
Neptune Duo, from Canadian inventor Simon Tian, makes the smartphone subordinate to the smart watch. It’s an interesting inversion that you can now pre-order.
Wearable Tech February 17, 2015
Making good on last year's promise to bring high-speed gigabit Internet to 21 cities, AT&T announced it will match the prices and speeds of Google Fiber with the launch of U-verse and GigaPower for customers in Kansas City.
Internet February 16, 2015
It's been over a year, but the Asus Zenbook UX305 ultrabook is finally available to order now at the wallet-friendly price of $699.
Computers February 16, 2015
The Last Guardian, Sony's perpetually mysterious follow-up to ICO and Shadow of the Colossus may finally be down for the count.
Geek February 16, 2015
Mozilla takes one more step toward the extinction of Flash with Project Shumway, a version of Firefox Nightly that can run content without the need for Adobe's Flash Player plugin.
Apps/Software February 16, 2015
No longer the stuff of science fiction, a real-world and functional version of the famous 'Star Trek' prop is now available for those who backed it on Indiegogo.
Gadgets February 16, 2015
Here are the five best 'Breaking Bad' Easter eggs to be found in 'Better Call Saul' so far.
Movies/TV Shows February 16, 2015