Project Ara has only exploded in prominence since Google unloaded Motorola earlier this year, and now we're getting yet another peek at the work in progress. The Phonebloks team just released a video off
Embarcadero, the database and dev tools maker, has launched Appmethod today, a new single code base platform for creating native apps for different operating systems with minimal effort. The company says
I've got to tell it to you straight. If you're still on an old computer running the Windows XP operating system, D-Day is at hand. And by "D" I mean "dump it." I understand if you don't want to face this.
With hundreds of mom and pop shops in the New York area, it's been upwards of a decade since I've stepped foot in a Pizza Hut. But the fast food giant's latest dining concept may just have me reconsidering
It takes a lot to make me take off my headphones on the New York City subway. But one night, standing on the platform, I saw a crowd start to gather on the other side of the tracks. I pressed pause on
The wildly simple yet infinitely frustrating game Flappy Bird is no more, though it continues to live on in countless clones. Now Code.org, the non-profit aimed at teaching people how to write code, has
It took five months for Google to approve 17 apps that could work with its Chromecast streaming gadget. But it only took a couple of weeks for those numbers to practically double, once Google opened up
It's great to have speedy 802.11ac WiFi in a smartphone, but the technology doesn't always live up to the promise; busy hotspots and walls often slow it down. They may not be as much of a problem once
BARCELONA, Spain -- It was just another day at the plant -- until disaster struck! Fortunately it's in situations like this that Fujitsu's prototype Intelligent Glove combines augmented reality, NFC and
From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few... From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from the week
This week Visa and MasterCard announced new specifications for NFC mobile payments using host card emulation (HCE) . Until now mobile payment systems needed a special piece of hardware, normally in the
Serial entrepreneur Steve Perlman claims that his new patented technology can create the wireless network of our dreams. His invention, pCell, theoretically delivers on the long-sought dream of ubiquitous,
3D printing is slowly entering the mainstream thanks to consumer-focused printers from MakerBot and others. While it’s still an expensive hobby for the average household, a new BigRep One printer is aiming
Google's need for Internet speed just kicked into a whole new gear. The Web giant is working on technology to deliver data transfer speeds over the Internet at 10 gigabits per second, 10 times faster the
Soon you may be able to mirror what’s on your Android smartphone or tablet to your television through Chromecast. Google’s Chromecast television streaming dongle has become a bit of a cult hit. At $35,
HTC will unveil its next flagship smartphone, the successor to its HTC One, on March 25. Invitations are being sent out, and a company representative confirmed the event to CNET. As with last year's event,
Rumors about Apple showing interest in buying Tesla have resurfaced after the SF Chronicle reported that Apple’s M&A chief met with Elon Musk last spring. Considering Tesla’s market capitalization of than
Touch screens were just the start. User interface experimentation is blossoming as new sensors liberate computing devices from keyboards and mice, and a new glove from Fujitsu Laboratories embodies the
It's been almost six months since Microsoft announced its intention to purchase Nokia for $7.2 billion, and today the phone manufacturer reiterated its intention to have the sale complete before this ends.
Surprise! It’s Valentine’s Day, the stealthiest of all the holidays. Sneaks up on you, doesn’t it? If you’re trying to get a gift today, you… might be a bit short on options. Will you go with the gas teddy
Pinterest isn’t just for elaborate napkin crafts for your book club soiree, or for bragging about inhuman feats of supernatural cupcakery; it also makes a pretty stellar travelogue. A new update for Pinterest
If you're angling to upgrade from your smartphone or your point-and-shoot to something a little more serious, you're probably not going to jump for the top model out -- unless you have that kind of money.
Smart home lighting is a growing field, with entrants including Philips and LIFX, but one other new contender has a different approach that might appeal more to some. The Brightup system consists of plug
Nokia’s not exactly hiding its ambitions with the Lumia Icon, the new $199 5-inch phone it’s launching on February 20th with Verizon. "We want people to really remember this product," Ifi Majid, Nokia’s