Drones Are Not Just Passing FadIf you're used to thinking of drones as a passing fad, last week's CES gadget show should give you second thoughts. The tiny, self-piloted copters promise to buzzily follow you around into the future.
Company Unveils Drone That Can Carry HumanChinese drone maker Ehang on Wednesday unveiled what it called the world's first drone capable of carrying a human passenger. It looks like a small helicopter but with four doubled propellers spinning parallel to the ground.
Volkswagen Executive Expects Emissions Fixes SoonThe top executive of the Volkswagen brand worldwide said that he's optimistic that U.S. environmental regulators will approve fixes within the coming weeks or months for diesel engines that cheat on emissions tests.
New TVs Promise Sharper Colors, But Little ContentFor years, TV makers have focused on making pictures sharper by squeezing more pixels onto screens. Now, their attention is shifting to improving the way sets display color, with a newish technology called HDR taking center stage.
TV Makers Design For Streaming VideoDoes anyone just watch TV anymore? The dramatic shift toward online and mobile viewing is driving television set makers to design as much for streaming video as for watching broadcast or cable channels.
Smart Home Takes Center Stage At CESIn the so-called "smart home," appliances and other devices all have sensors and internet connectivity to think and act for themselves, and hopefully make your life easier.
Must-See US Technology Conventions In 2014Among the must-see technology conventions to visit are the Cloud Expo in New York, E3 2014 in Los Angeles, MacWorld/iWorld and Dreamforce in San Francisco and South by Southwest in Austin.
T-Mobile Pays Customers To Leave RivalsT-Mobile, the country's fourth-largest wireless carrier, is aiming to lure subscribers from rivals by paying the fees required to break their cell phone service contracts.
T-Mobile CEO Tossed From AT&T PartyT-Mobile CEO John Legere is taking his feud with AT&T to the next level. He crashed a party thrown by AT&T in Las Vegas, and was thrown out after being discovered.
Will Your Next TV Be Ultra HD?After attempts to hawk 3-D and OLED television sets fizzled in recent years, manufacturers are taking small steps toward making a new technology more viable for consumers.
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