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Wheelchair-bound can navigate via tongue piercing

Researchers at Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a way for someone to navigate a computer or steer a wheelchair using a tongue piercing and sensors.


Luddite magazine questions our relationship with tech

In an exquisite juxtaposition, an eight-page handcrafted, letterpress-printed magazine examines issues of the digital age.


A plea for mobile civility

Are our ubiquitous mobile devices causing us to forget or unconsciously rewrite the rules of courtesy in society?


10 tips for fitness gadgets to fight holiday indulgences

It's easy to gain weight during the holidays but tough to lose it. We asked fitness experts to suggest apps, wristbands, monitors, and other technology to help control holiday cravings.

3D printing in the kitchen gives new meaning to fast food

3D printing comes to the kitchen, as developers experiment with printing meals to please palates and combat food waste.

Are we missing life to focus on our mobile companions?

If you've ever felt isolated among your smartphone-obsessed friends and family, you're not alone. Do our mobile devices connect us or sentence us to solitary confinement?


Sharks go wireless as scientists tag them to track their travels

A team of scientists off the coast of Cape Cod has been catching and tagging great white sharks with wireless transmitters to learn more about their behavior.

Tech For Life: More apps and gear for air travelers

We're still stuck at the airport, but not to worry -- we've got the right apps and accessories on hand to take some of the agony out of flying.

Tech For Life airport apps

Tech For Life: Apps and gear for airplane travel

Getting there isn't always half the fun, but it can be if you've got the right apps and gear.

Tech For Life: Cooking up a storm with kitchen-friendly gadgets and apps

Whether you aspire to become a four-star chef or just avoid a four-alarm fire the next time you cook dinner, the right accessories and apps can be invaluable in the kitchen.