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An open hood reveals the motor of a Volkswagen e-Golf electric car.

The many computers under the hood

Sep 25, 2015
As the VW emissions scandal illustrates, modern cars rely heavily on software.
Posted In: cars, Volkswagen, computers
There's a no-drone zone around the Pope's destinations during his visit to the U.S.

The Pope, drones and a few regulations

Sep 24, 2015
The pope's visit inadvertently calls attention to drone regulations.
Posted In: drones, FAA, pope
The White House says 5.5 million fingerprint records have been stolen from the Office of Personnel Management.

Stolen fingerprints put biometrics business at risk

Sep 24, 2015
Developers of new tech have an old problem: staying ahead of the bad guys.
Posted In: records, OPM, identity
We're increasingly relying on computers and robots, but we aren't reaching Terminator levels quite yet.

Is this the rise of the robots? Probably not

Sep 23, 2015
Pedro Domingos' book 'The Master Algorithm' explores technology and our future.
Posted In: algorithm, technology, virtual, future

What's going on with Twitter?

Sep 23, 2015
The hard-to-define company still hasn't picked a permanent CEO.
Posted In: Twitter, Jack Dorsey, CEOs

Will you stick with Apple Music?

Sep 22, 2015
If you're an early adopter, the free ride ends next week.
Posted In: apple, apple music, music streaming
Jimmy Iovine announces Apple Music during the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference on June 8, 2015 in San Francisco, California.

Streaming services start to even the score

Sep 22, 2015
Revenue from services like Spotify are offsetting the slide in digital downloads.
Posted In: streaming, apple, music industry

Junk in space could have impact on earth

Sep 22, 2015
The government tracks debris zooming around the earth at upwards of 17,000 mph.
Posted In: space, space junk, NASA, satellite

Disney hones "Star Wars" strategy in China, Latin America

Sep 21, 2015
Disney is widening access to earlier "Star Wars" movies for international audiences.
Posted In: disney, movie studios, China, South America

Inventor Quintron turns weather into sound

Sep 18, 2015
Wind, rain, sun and temperature play the Weather Warlock.
Posted In: Quintron, Miss Pussycat, weather, sound, Music