Can 'Gundam' fans build a six-story walking robot?

Can 'Gundam' fans build a six-story walking robot?

A 18-meter giant Gundam could blow minds by 2019. If they can get it to work, that is.

08/28/2014

Google may offer accounts for kids, controls for parents

Google may offer accounts for kids, controls for parents

Children's accounts could go legit if Google can satisfy privacy requirements

08/19/2014

Microsoft Hyperlapse software speeds up GoPro videos without making you hurl

Microsoft Hyperlapse software speeds up GoPro videos without making you hurl

Extreme sports videos can be tough to watch without feeling nauseous. Now, Microsoft has an algorithm for that.

08/11/2014

Study: Virginia has the fastest Internet in the US

Study: Virginia has the fastest Internet in the US

Broadband Internet speeds can vary widely from state to state according to research from Broadview Networks.

08/09/2014

Gmail makes it easier to unsubscribe from bulk email

Gmail makes it easier to unsubscribe from bulk email

It's not the most exciting feature in the world, but Gmail's new unsubscribe link will be useful for taming the amount of mail hitting your inbox.

08/07/2014

Could drones get X-ray vision through Wi-Fi?

Could drones get X-ray vision through Wi-Fi?

Radio signals that see through walls might end up on drones.

08/06/2014

Justin.tv goes off the air

Justin.tv goes off the air

With all signs pointing to a Google purchase of Twitch, the company behind Justin.tv has shut down the live video service to focus its attention on its popular site for streaming game play.

08/05/2014

Google may bring Wi-Fi to New York City pay phones

Google may bring Wi-Fi to New York City pay phones

The company went to a meeting on the city's plan for 'communication points' with free Wi-Fi.

07/21/2014

Swamped with last-minute comments on net neutrality, FCC extends deadline
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Swamped with last-minute comments on net neutrality, FCC extends deadline

The agency has received 677,000 comments on its proposed net neutrality rules

07/15/2014

The future of net neutrality looks shakier in 2015

The future of net neutrality looks shakier in 2015

Right now, lobbying money is pouring into both sides of the net neutrality debate. But if the Republicans take Congress in the mid-term elections, that party's push to block regulation will likely prevail.

07/14/2014

Mobile payments upstart Isis rebrands to distance itself from extremist group

Mobile payments upstart Isis rebrands to distance itself from extremist group

A new name is planned for the coming weeks

07/07/2014

Meet Intel's vision of the future, from robots to smart cars to talking dogs

Meet Intel's vision of the future, from robots to smart cars to talking dogs

Intel's Future Tech ShowcaseImage by Mark HachmanJimmy the Robot welcomed attendees to what Intel called its Future Tech Showcase, a Thursday night exhibition in San Francisco.Like Microsoft, Intel has a long history of opening its...

06/20/2014

Humanoid robot Nao gets battery, face-detection boost

Humanoid robot Nao gets battery, face-detection boost

Nao Evolution can detect obstacles better and pick up pens and balls, the company said.

06/20/2014

Unicode update adds emoji for spiders, chili pepper, 'live long and prosper,' and more

Unicode update adds emoji for spiders, chili pepper, 'live long and prosper,' and more

A new version of Unicode supports emoji, currency symbols and historic languages

06/17/2014

Paralyzed man in robot suit kicks off World Cup

Paralyzed man in robot suit kicks off World Cup

Brain-machine interfaces may make wheelchairs obsolete

06/13/2014

Chatbot passes Turing Test? Some aren't so sure

Chatbot passes Turing Test? Some aren't so sure

Critics are raising questions about news that a conversation bot passed an AI test.

06/09/2014

Meet Pepper, the 'love-powered' humanoid robot that knows how you're feeling
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Meet Pepper, the 'love-powered' humanoid robot that knows how you're feeling

This $1,900 robot is powered by love, SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son says

06/05/2014

Comcast plans to reimpose monthly data caps on all customers within 5 years

Comcast plans to reimpose monthly data caps on all customers within 5 years

Bandwidth caps are coming back for Comcast home Internet customers, according to one company executive.

05/15/2014

Mozilla proposes new version of net neutrality rules

Mozilla proposes new version of net neutrality rules

The browser maker's propsal would regulate broadband providers' relationship with edge services

05/05/2014

Google's same-day delivery service hits New York and West Los Angeles

Google's same-day delivery service hits New York and West Los Angeles

Google Express Shipping lands on both coasts, and is still free for now.

05/05/2014

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