3D-Printed Gun Creator Lands Book Deal When Cody Wilson published the blueprint for the first fully 3D-printable gun on the web last spring, the controversy around that digital weapon led to its being downloaded 100,000 times in two days. Now Simon &...
Jan 22 2014, 9:38am CST
Europe launches RoboEarth: 'Wikipedia for Robots' European universities launch project to speed robotic development, enable bot-to-bot learning
EINDHOVEN, Netherlands (AP) — Let the robot race begin.
Expectations are high for RoboEarth, a...
Jan 17 2014, 3:01am CST
The hottest gadgets of CES: 3-D printers to 4K TVs The coolest tech at CES, from driverless cars to sugar printers and heat cameras for iPhones
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The biggest gadget trade show in the Americas wrapped up on Friday in Las Vegas after swamping...
Jan 12 2014, 1:16pm CST
Bangkok's Shutdown Day Could Last Much Longer Monday, January 13, is “Shutdown Day” for the anti-government, anti-election protesters that have been rallying around Bangkok for almost two months. Barring a coup, these rallies intended to paralyze government...
Jan 12 2014, 6:26am CST
The Five Most Disruptive Innovations at CES 2014 The launch this week of our Big Bang Disruption book added significant urgency to our annual search for the biggest disruptors at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
After all, the book’s principal...
Jan 10 2014, 1:45pm CST
Former Northrop CEO Thomas Jones dies at 93 Thomas Jones, 30-year CEO of Northrop who led company to top, dies at 93
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Thomas V. Jones, who was Northrop Corp.'s chief executive officer for 30 years and took it to the top ranks of...
Jan 9 2014, 4:36pm CST
Your next TV: Will it be Ultra HD? TV manufacturers and content companies bank on mainstream adoption of Ultra HD TVs
LAS VEGAS (AP) — After attempts to hawk 3-D and OLED TVs fizzled in recent years, television manufacturers are taking...
Jan 7 2014, 5:56pm CST
Sharp unveils TV positioned between HD and 4K Sharp's new Quattron+ aims at resolution higher than HD but lower than 4K
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Japanese electronics maker Sharp is bridging the gap between expensive 4K TVs and HD versions with an in-between...
Jan 6 2014, 1:36pm CST
My 5 Predictions for 2014 I am uncharacteristically optimistic about the coming year–at least as it relates to my primary focus of technology’s impact on business and life. I am influenced by two major trends, the first is the pervasion of the ...
Jan 1 2014, 3:06pm CST
Tapering Is Just One Reason Gold Bugs Aren't Happy Right Now By Dee Gill
For gold investors, the Federal Reserve’s decision Wednesday to taper its $85 billion-a-month bond buying program was a particular blow. That Fed program was the gold market’s best hope for a recovery in...
Dec 23 2013, 12:46pm CST
Apple's Demo App to Test iPhone 5S Touch ID in Retail Stores Apple is said to introduce a smooth-functioning demo app for its iPhone 5S demo sets. It will allow the iPhone 5S Touch ID fingerprint scanning feature to work for millions of its clientele in Apple Stores and other retail stores.
Sep 16 2013, 6:50am CDT
How to Hack a Philips Hue Light Bulb? (Video) The latest feared event to hit the scene is the possible hacking of light bulbs. The Internet of Things (IoT) has made even this bizarre scenario a likely occurrence in future times. And credit goes to the simplistic security arrangements.
Aug 14 2013, 11:30am CDT
Epson will Demonstrate Moverio Smart Glasses at Google I/O 2013 Epson America demonstrated its latest product, an Android wearable device using which YouTube videos could be handled any way you like. At the Google I/O 2013, Epson is all set to introduce its Moverio Smart Glasses which allowed all the changes in the user interface by a simple nod of the head.
May 15 2013, 10:43am CDT
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