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Why you should be worried about Automated License Plate Recognition

In San Francisco, it led to a woman being mistakenly detained on her knees in front of everyone for half an hour. In Virginia,...
Happening Now May 23, 2014

Nest recalls ALL its smoke alarms

The "Internet of Things" is here. That means your home can now be the "home of the future," with smart TVs, connected washing machines,...
Happening Now May 22, 2014

California approves self-driving cars on public roads

The Google technology that just might change everything keeps coming at us: the self-driving car. Now, California is getting in on the act. California has...
Happening Now May 21, 2014

Braille phone released for the vision-impared

Here's a phone that can help the vision-impaired. OwnFone has released what it says is the world's first Braille phone. It's constructed with 3-D...
Happening Now May 19, 2014

A camping stove that can charge your phone and tablet

Remember the good old days when going camping meant "roughing it?" Well, if this is "roughing it," sign me up! A new Kickstarter project,...
Happening Now May 19, 2014

Google Maps has a life-changing new trick for cyclists

Cyclists of the world, rejoice! Google Maps has quietly added a new feature to the desktop version that will make your lives so much...
Happening Now May 17, 2014

The first ever Google Glass keyboard is brilliant - but not very useful

I know what you're thinking. How in the world is there a keyboard that works with Google Glass? Well, there is, and because Google...
Happening Now May 17, 2014

High-tech bike lock can also sense crashes

Back in the old days, bike locks were only good for keeping your bike protected - if thieves couldn't crack them. But this is 2014...
Happening Now May 16, 2014

You can use your PayPal to buy Google apps now

What happened to Google Wallet? Like Google +, it has struggled to gain major traction in the crowded world of tech. Google debuted the mobile payments...
Happening Now May 15, 2014

Pew Research predicts 'The Internet of Things'

The speed that the tech world moves at never ceases to amaze me. We've come so far in such a relatively short time span. These...
Happening Now May 14, 2014