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Newly discovered glass frog has transparent belly, looks like Kermit - April 21, 2015
When you're a superstar Muppet, apparently you have to hide out in the jungles of Costa Rica to avoid the paparazzi. ...
'Phantom Menace' trailer gets a 'Force Awakens'-inspired remix - April 21, 2015
Would "Episode I - The Phantom Menace," widely regarded as one of the worst "Star Wars" movies, be better if it were more like "Episode VII - The Force Awakens?" Check out this trailer remix to find out. ...
Robotic kitchen will be your own personal chef - April 21, 2015
A robotic kitchen stocked with a database of 2,000 recipes becomes a high-tech personal chef. ...
This humanoid robot can read facial expressions and make his own - April 20, 2015
Hanson Robotics' Han the robot made his debut at the Global Sources Electronics Fair, where he interacted with visitors, holding eye contact and conversation. ...
Google joins the search for Loch Ness Monster, may have found it (or not) - April 20, 2015
Technically Incorrect: Google may have all sorts of problems in Europe, but it's trying to make a contribution too. ...
Yahoo's new search pact with Microsoft includes opt-out clause - April 20, 2015
Either company will be able to terminate the amended deal on or after October 1, according to a new regulatory filing. ...
Microsoft chooses Australia for first store outside North America - April 20, 2015
As it expands its online presence to more than 189 countries, Microsoft has announced it will open its first retail store outside North America in Sydney, Australia. ...
2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata begins U.S.-bound production with 1,000 Launch Edition examples - April 20, 2015
The next generation of the Mazda MX-5 Miata inches towards North American landfall with today's announcement and official pricing info. ...
OMG! Oh My Gold! Beyonce has a special gold Apple Watch - April 20, 2015
Technically Incorrect: Time stood still today, as Beyonce posed on her own Web site wearing an extraordinary Apple Watch. ...
Android Wear adds Wi-Fi support, wrist gestures - April 20, 2015
Google's smartwatch software update introduces new features to battle the Apple Watch. Meanwhile, a Quirky security measure bricks its smart-home Wink Hubs. Oops! ...
Republic Wireless to credit customers for unused data - April 20, 2015
The upstart wireless provider hopes its new data plan will lure customers away from the biggest wireless operators.
Gesture-enabled touchpad fits on your thumbnail (Tomorrow Daily 164) - April 20, 2015
On today's show, Khail and Ashley discuss MIT's new mini touchpad and where you might use it, a learning project called zSpace that hopes to mix tech and education in a new way and the results of SpaceX's third attempt at making reusable rockets...
Get your 'Game of Thrones' gab on the CraveCast - April 20, 2015
Obsessed with the Iron Throne? Can't wait for more "Star Wars" or superhero action? Come let it all out with the CraveCast crew. ...
This is what a 'Game of Thrones' spring break looks like - April 20, 2015
Crave's Eric Mack recently went for a long drive around Iceland scoping out the locations where "Game of Thrones" was filmed and learned a thing or two about life "beyond the Wall." ...
Kabam refocuses attention on high-end games - April 20, 2015
The video game maker will beef up imagery, animation to compete against the top titles in the industry. ...
Going beyond the Wall into real 'Game of Thrones' lands (pictures) - April 20, 2015
Crave's Eric Mack recently visited the northernmost reaches of Westeros, but he didn't have to go over the Wall. Instead he took a red-eye flight to Iceland. ...
The shoe that grows with a child - April 20, 2015
Technically Incorrect: A nonprofit working with those in extreme poverty in Kenya creates something that so many parents wish they could find: a shoe that grows five sizes. ...
Get a Veho M6 retro Bluetooth speaker for $65 - April 20, 2015
Perfect for Father's Day, this drool-worthy portable speaker features a leather carrying strap and brushed aluminum housing. ...
'Batman v Superman' goes retro with Adam West, Christopher Reeve - April 20, 2015
The dark and foreboding atmosphere of the new "Batman v Superman" trailer gets lightened up a little with some classic superhero footage. ...
Raytheon buys control of cybersecurity firm Websense - April 20, 2015
Missile maker Raytheon spends $1.9 billion on joint venture to build "defense-grade solutions" that help companies protect themselves against hacks.
Coffee in space: A complete history (pictures) - April 20, 2015
An espresso machine tailored specially for the International Space Station caps a long love affair between astronauts and caffeine. ...
Steve Ballmer screams louder than at any developer conference - April 20, 2015
Technically Incorrect: As his team defeats the San Antonio Spurs in game 1 of the NBA playoffs, the former Microsoft CEO is finally in his element. His screaming element. ...
Rosetta captures the birth of a comet dust jet - April 20, 2015
Good timing allowed Rosetta's imaging system to witness a dust jet shooting out from the surface of Comet 67P. ...
Twitter makes it easier for strangers to send direct messages - April 20, 2015
The social network now allows users to receive direct messages from other users regardless if they follow each other. ...
With Fizz, Google hopes to bring new power to mobile Web - April 20, 2015
A new version of the Chrome browser makes it easier for Web sites to send notifications to your phone. ...
Guy builds his own 'Star Wars' BB-8 rolling droid for $150 - April 20, 2015
If you've wanted a BB-8 droid ever since seeing the first trailer for "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens," you can now make one for pretty cheap.
Astronaut snaps epic 'Star Trek' selfie in space - April 20, 2015
Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti pays tribute to a "Star Trek" icon with a cosplay photo in zero gravity. ...
Pantone introduces its first new colour in three years: Minion Yellow - April 20, 2015
Pantone's newest colour is the first ever created by the Institute to be inspired by and named after a character. ...
Play this free online game to plant real trees where they're needed most - April 20, 2015
Test your trivia chops while helping to reforest the planet through an innovative new gaming website called JohnnyAppl.
Twitter upgrades direct message feature - April 20, 2015
The social network now allows users to receive direct messages from other users regardless if they follow each other. ...
Google's Android Wear software will let you leave your phone at home (if there's Wi-Fi) - April 20, 2015
The search giant announces a handful of new features, including new capabilities that make a watch run independent of a phone, all ahead of the Apple Watch's launch on Friday.
Google now lets you download your search history - April 20, 2015
The company had previously let users view their search history, but this is the first time it's providing a download tool.
LG to launch new flagship G4 phone on May 31 - April 20, 2015
And if you live in South Korea, you get free screen replacement for the first year and a free 64GB memory card.
Google nearly bought Tesla for $6B in 2013 - April 20, 2015
In a shocking revelation from an upcoming book, Tesla's Elon Musk and Google's Larry Page came to a verbal agreement two years ago. For better or worse, the deal fell through. ...
John Oliver, Martin Sheen celebrate end of the world (with a Segway) - April 20, 2015
Technically incorrect: In the event that monsters or aliens finally get us, a comedian and a former TV president get together to create a piece that lauds all that man has achieved. Yes, the Segway is in there.
Sony's new sound bars and receivers play nice with Bluetooth headphones - April 20, 2015
Sony's line of 2015 audio gear includes four new soundbars and two receivers with an emphasis on Bluetooth streaming and HDMI connectivity.
Mini's Augmented Vision concept puts navigation, safety in your glasses - April 20, 2015
The carmaker shows off a concept augmented reality system based on a pair of high-tech glasses that give you information about the real world plus navigation and safety views. ...
'Thor's Helmet' is a strikingly beautiful, messy nebula - April 20, 2015
To celebrate the release of "Age of Ultron," a type of star that will "live fast and die hard" is creating a nebula fitting for a Norse god. (Well, not really for that reason.)
Mini Augmented Vision concept puts navigation, safety in your glasses - April 20, 2015
The carmaker shows off a concept augmented reality system based on a pair of high-tech glasses that give you information about the real world plus navigation and safety views. ...
Windows 10 to debut in late July, says AMD chief - April 20, 2015
An apparent slip during an Advanced Micro Devices conference call on Friday may have spilled the beans on the launch date for the next generation of Windows. ...
Nokia's next act: A return to smartphones, report says - April 20, 2015
With the Lumia line now in Microsoft's hands, what's left of Nokia is reportedly planning to get back into the smartphone business as early as 2016.
The art of Windows file search - April 20, 2015
Arnoldas Zdanevicius needed help finding a file. Luckily, Windows’ built-in search tool can be a powerful ally—if you know its tricks. At first glance, Windows’ search tool seems simple but underpowered. You open up Windows Explorer (File...
Windows 10 to debut late July, says AMD chief - April 20, 2015
An apparent slip during an Advanced Micro Devices conference call on Friday may have spilled the beans on the launch date for the next generation of Windows. ...
Sony unveils Xperia Z4 at 5.2 inches with Snapdragon 810 - April 20, 2015
The latest flagship in Sony's line of sleek, waterproof Android smartphones has been announced by the company on its Japanese website. ...
Batman and Superman face off in first 'Dawn of Justice' posters - April 20, 2015
Director Zack Snyder reveals the first posters for the DC Comics superhero movie as the first trailer shows a dark tone. ...
Meet villain Doom and see more powers in new 'Fantastic Four' trailer - April 20, 2015
The Fantastic Four look like they'll have their work cut out for them battling a revamped Dr. Doom in the new film that retraces their origin story. ...
Sony unveils Xperia Z4 at 5.2-inches with Snapdragon 810 - April 20, 2015
The latest flagship in Sony's line of sleek, waterproof Android smartphones has been announced by the company on its Japanese website. ...
Disney Research's new 3D printer can print in fabric - April 20, 2015
Disney Research has had a second go at creating a 3D printer capable of creating flexible objects made of soft fibres. ...
George Lucas to build affordable housing in one of the richest parts of America - April 20, 2015
After residents living near George Lucas' Grady Ranch protested his planned studio into nonexistence, the film magnate made different plans for the land. ...
Volkswagen bus to be revived as an electric vehicle - April 20, 2015
Cancelled in 2013, the classic Volkswagen Camper may find a new lease on life as an eco-friendly EV.