A. Mueller

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Will Today’s Kids Be Stumped by the Technology of the Future?

Children who grew up in a time of rapid innovation may be better equipped to learn how to use new devices later in life—or they might be as resistant to new tech as many seniors are today.<p>If it sticks to its current cycle, Apple will proudly release iPhone 24 in the year 2050. An executive in …

Computer Science

The Internet will vanish, says Google's Eric Schmidt

Technically Incorrect: Speaking at Davos, Google's executive chairman explains that we'll all be experiencing our digital connections as a seamless part of our everyday world.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Digitally speaking, we're not …

Robots

Up close with Google's new and improved Project Ara prototype

Google has come a long way since it first publicly demoed a "working" Ara Prototype during Google I/O last summer. That device was big and didn't …

Google's modular Project Ara smartphone will begin pilot testing in Puerto Rico later this year

Google is holding its second Project Ara developer's conference today in Mountain View and is in the process of giving a roadmap on how and when it might get its modular smartphones out into the market. Probably the most notable bit of news we've learned so far is that Google plans to have a market …

Mobile Technology

Is car technology creating stupid drivers?

Cars increasingly rely on technology designed to make driving easier and safer. But are these improvements creating less-skilled drivers? Katia Moskvitch investigates.<p>Hardly goes by a week without a story of a driver running out of road or getting stuck in a narrow thoroughfare, all because the …

Autonomous Cars
Driverless Cars
San Francisco
Brian Krzanich
CES

Do you really think your fat joke about Chris Christie is funny?

We get it: you think the New Jersey governor is stupid because he’s overweight like so many of the rest of us<p>New Jersey governor Chris Christie’s weight – and whether it will impact any run for higher office – is once again the subject of discussion. (It comes up every year or so, and this year …

New Jersey

Google’s Project Loon can now launch up to 20 balloons per day, and they fly 10 times longer than in 2013

Google today shared an update from Project Loon, the company’s initiative to bring high-speed Internet access to remote areas of the world via hot air balloons. Google says it now has the ability to launch up to 20 of these balloons per day.<p>This is in part possible because the company has improved …

Google Says It Can Now Launch Up To 20 Project Loon Balloons Per Day

Google’s Project Loon, the company’s effort to deliver Internet access from balloons that travel around the world in the stratosphere, continues to make strides toward a commercial launch. A few days ago we heard that Google will launch a test with Australia’s largest telco provider Telstra next …