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Take an action flight over Paris on the back of an eagle - Oct 22, 2014
An eagle's breathtaking flight at 180km/h over the City of Light has been captured by a Sony Action Cam attached to the bird's back. ...
First man convicted in child predator sting with virtual girl Sweetie - Oct 22, 2014
An Australian man with previous child pornography charges is believed to have been the first convicted in an operation using a CGI child to lure predators. ...
Uber driver charged with battery on SF rider - Oct 21, 2014
A driver is cited after he allegedly pulled a passenger out of his car and then smashed her phone. ...
Google endorses a simpler way to secure your data - Oct 21, 2014
Even the strongest passwords can be hacked, which is why Google urges users to adopt two-step authentication. A new USB drive makes it easier for users to safeguard their data. ...
Apple, GT Advanced strike 'amicable' deal over debt repayments - Oct 21, 2014
GT Advanced, which earlier had a deal to supply sapphire displays for Apple devices, will sell the furnaces in its factory to repay Apple. ...
San Francisco passes 'Airbnb law,' one step closer to making rentals legal - Oct 21, 2014
The Board of Supervisors votes to allow short-term rentals, ignoring Sen. Dianne Feinstein's heeding that the law could be detrimental to the city. ...
San Francisco passes Airbnb law, one step closer to making rentals legal - Oct 21, 2014
The Board of Supervisors votes to allow short-term rentals, ignoring Sen. Dianne Feinstein's heeding that the law could be detrimental to the city. ...
Tomorrow Daily 072: Real-world Mario Karts, a working hoverboard, and more - Oct 21, 2014
On today's show, we discuss go karts that remind us a little too much of Mario Kart, an art installation that creates textile patterns out of sound, and the company making working hoverboards. Yes, we said working hoverboards.
Windows 10 Technical Preview updated, boasts 7,000 changes and fixes - Oct 21, 2014
The latest Build of the Windows 10 Technical Preview is now ready to download. ...
Yahoo throws investors a bone in third-quarter revenue - Oct 21, 2014
Now that Yahoo has claimed its cash windfall from the Alibaba IPO, Marissa Mayer and company unveil Yahoo's mobile revenue for the first time.
Flying car crashes and burns in Florida - Oct 21, 2014
Police in Marion County say two people were hurt after a Maverick flying car crashed and caught fire. ...
Why are some sugars sweeter than others? Chew on this - Oct 21, 2014
The American Chemical Society looks at why some foods taste sweet, and why some sweeteners are, well, sweeter than others. ...
Fitbit, Microsoft are next to challenge Apple Watch - Oct 21, 2014
Two new high-end smartwatches with a fitness focus are expected to land soon. Meanwhile, another fitness tracker is giving its band away for free. ...
Form a new political party, fight zombies with the CraveCast crew - Oct 21, 2014
Halloween and elections are approaching, and sometimes it's tough to tell which is scarier. Join the CraveCast cabal Wednesday at noon Pacific when we'll talk about remaking democracy in our own image and siccing bears on the undead. ...
Yahoo revenue rises in first results since Alibaba IPO - Oct 21, 2014
The Internet giant reports third-quarter earnings, which were slightly better than the previous year and better than most analyst expectations. ...
Augmented-reality startup nabs $542M from Google, others - Oct 21, 2014
As the battle for virtual reality heats up, Google -- along with other well-known firms -- makes a big bet on a little-known wearable headset maker called Magic Leap. ...
Tickets issued due to red-light cameras are illegal, says Florida court - Oct 21, 2014
An appeals court decides that in Florida, private companies that operate red-light cameras have no right to send out tickets. ...
A political party of nerds and geeks: What should it stand for? - Oct 21, 2014
You've heard that geeks and nerds run the world, but what would it take for us to actually be in charge? Crave's Eric Mack thinks it might be time for a "GNU" political party. ...
Color-changing butter tray works like magic - Oct 21, 2014
The Taylor TEMPerfect Butter Tray changes from orange to white when removed from the fridge. The visual cue helps determine when the butter is ready for spreading. ...
Google acquires Firebase to help apps span Android, iOS, Web - Oct 21, 2014
Google will continue to offer Firebase's cloud-based synchronization service. It's a new step to making Google's tech foundation more compelling to programmers. ...
IllumiBowl turns your toilet into a color-changing party light - Oct 21, 2014
If you install the colorful IllumiBowl light, it will look like someone's hosting a party in your toilet. ...
Apple's Tim Cook on iPhone's wins, iPad's woes - Oct 21, 2014
On a call with analysts, Apple CEO explains why the company's smartphone is doing well but its tablet isn't. ...
Google offers guide to help iOS users switch to Android - Oct 21, 2014
Designed for iPhone and iPad users, the new Switch website explains everything from transferring photos and music to setting up email and messaging.
NASA unveils fascinating images of Mars-buzzing comet - Oct 21, 2014
A large comet swooped in close to Mars over the weekend. NASA's orbiters had to hide from the debris, but still captured some great shots.
Man repels bear by wielding old computer - Oct 21, 2014
Apparently bears in Russia aren't too fond of outdated technology, which is fortunate for a man who met one while salvaging metal from a scrap heap.
iPhone's wins and iPad's woes, in Apple CEO Tim Cook's own words - Oct 21, 2014
The head of Apple explains during a call with analysts why the company's smartphone is doing well but its tablet isn't. ...
Dorothy shoes: Click your heels, summon an Uber ride? - Oct 21, 2014
Tuck a tiny gadget into your footwear and turn any pair of shoes into ruby slippers that can text, call or even summon a ride to your location. ...
Ballmer implies he and Bill Gates aren't BFFs - Oct 21, 2014
Appearing on CBS News, the former Microsoft CEO also says that Microsoft didn't fail at mobile, but merely got the formula wrong. ...
Sen. Feinstein urges San Francisco not to pass 'Airbnb law' - Oct 21, 2014
The California senator pushes for city legislators to reject a law that would legalize short-term rentals and pave the way for apartment-sharing sites. ...
Jimmy Kimmel shows you how to use Apple Pay - Oct 21, 2014
Struggling to figure out how to use Apple's new NFC payment system on your iPhone 6? Jimmy Kimmel has the definitive guide.
Get a 39-inch LED HDTV for $199.99 - Oct 21, 2014
It's Black Tuesday! How else to explain such an impossibly good deal on such a spacious TV? ...
Nokia unfolds its Here maps app to broader Android market - Oct 21, 2014
The Here beta for Android expands beyond Samsung devices. But there's some friction with the distribution plan.
Google bundles Songza with Play Music app - Oct 21, 2014
The company says users will find they can pick music based on the time of day, their mood, or activity. ...
Rewind: This Raspberry Pi cassette player plays Spotify tunes from actual tapes - Oct 21, 2014
A British maker has built Pi-powered tapes that re-create our physical connection to music for the Digital Age. ...
Apple's sales growth slips in China; iPhone 6 delay partly to blame - Oct 21, 2014
Revenue growth dipped last quarter from a year ago partly because the Chinese government delayed approving the iPhone 6, but Apple inventory decisions played a role as well. ...
Pokemon teams up with manga horror legend Junji Ito to ruin your childhood - Oct 21, 2014
One of the world's finest creators of comic book horror has teamed up with The Pokemon Company for a special "scary" collaboration. ...
Xbox One update to integrate live TV and Twitter - Oct 21, 2014
One feature in a November update is a new tab showing most-watched TV programs, including those trending on Twitter.
Future iPhone could become a cool remote control for your car - Oct 21, 2014
In a newly published patent filing, Apple describes how to start your car, adjust the temperature, automatically open the hood and perform other tricks via your iPhone.
Samsung donates 3,000 smartphones to help Ebola fight - Oct 21, 2014
The company says that the phones, worth about $1 million, will be used in 60 Ebola medical clinics in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone.
Could robots aid in the Ebola fight? - Oct 21, 2014
The White House will co-host a November workshop exploring the use of robots to help minimize human contact with the fast-spreading virus. ...
iPhone 6 will ride pent-up demand into 2016 -- analyst - Oct 21, 2014
Only around half of the 250 million iPhone 4S units and older models may be upgraded in the near term, leaving plenty of room for fiscal 2015 and 2016, says Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty. ...
Stop typing and start dictating documents in Windows - Oct 21, 2014
The easiest way to operate your PC is with your hands whether you're navigating a touch screen, or using a mouse and keyboard. But for some people that's just not possible, especially when it comes to typing. Maybe you broke your finger or...
Verizon misses Q3 mark as it shrugs off rivals' promotions - Oct 21, 2014
The carrier still managed to post strong customer growth, again driven largely by an increase in tablet sales. ...
Lowly DSL poised for gigabit speed boost - Oct 21, 2014
Internet service providers are getting a new option called G.fast that can extend the lifespan of existing copper phone lines yet again. ...
Rewind: This Raspberry Pi cassette player plays Spotify tunes on actual tapes - Oct 21, 2014
A British maker has built Pi-powered tapes that recreate our physical connection to music for the digital age. ...
iPhone 6 promises happy holidays for Apple - Oct 21, 2014
The electronics giant is projecting stronger-than-expected sales this holiday even after delivering better-than-anticipated revenue in the September quarter. The only negative was another drop in iPad sales. ...
Verizon misses Q3 expectations as it shirks off rival promotional offers - Oct 21, 2014
The company did post strong customer growth, driven largely by increased tablet sales. ...
What Apple isn't telling us anymore - Oct 21, 2014
Apple says it won't break out retail store and iPod sales anymore. And forget about detailed stats on the Apple Watch, due next year. ...
Tomorrow Daily 071: Ashes in space, a big 'Avengers' prop for RDJ, and nuclear fusion reactors - Oct 21, 2014
On today's show, we're discussing a new, 17-mile-high way to scatter your loved one's ashes, how Robert Downey Jr. ended up with a huge "Avengers" prop, and Lockheed Martin's progress on compact nuclear fusion. ...
Dish loses 7 channels in contract dispute with Turner Broadcasting - Oct 21, 2014
Dish's 14 million customers lose access to CNN, Turner Classic Movies and a handful of others as companies fail to negotiate new distribution deal. ...