Police Deliver Bait Packages To Catch "Porch Pirates"Some police departments are trying new methods to catch brazen criminals known as "porch pirates" -- thieves who steal packages left on doorsteps.
Robots Take Over Tedious Chore: Mowing LawnsDallas lawn care startup, Robin has installed 50 robotic lawnmowers in North Texas, with plans to roll out 50 to 100 more every month.
Storm Chasers Honor 'Twister' Star Bill Paxton With GPS TributeNearly 200 storm chasers are paying tribute to the late actor Bill Paxton by spelling out his initials using GPS coordinates on a map depicting the heart of Tornado Alley.
Study: Technology Trouble Dents Car And Truck ReliabilityTechnology glitches including Bluetooth phone pairing and misunderstood voice commands put a dent in car and truck reliability scores in a major survey of automobile owners.
SpaceX Aborts Approach To Space Station, Delivery DelayedA navigation error forced SpaceX to delay its shipment to the International Space Station on Wednesday, following an otherwise flawless flight from NASA's historic moon pad.
Smart Phone Data To Blame For Collin County Home InvasionsA series of home invasions has police urging everyone to limit location services on their social media platforms.
Denton Council Passes Hand Held Device Ban For DriversNext year, drivers in Denton will no longer be able to hold their phone while driving, even for using GPS.
Waze Sets Out To Eliminate 'Tunnel Blindness' On Mobile MapsThe popular navigation app Waze is putting a new twist on the phrase "tunnel vision." It's trying to ensure drivers relying on digital maps don't lose their way when their GPS signal disappears in tunnels.
How 'Pokemon Go' Went From Prank To PhenomenonThe origin of "Pokemon Go" is as peculiar as any of the Voltorbs or Snorlaxes that players track and capture in the surprise hit game.
Lake County Escaped Inmate Tracked To Texas Via CellphoneA sheriff says authorities tracked an escaped northwestern Indiana inmate and his girlfriend using GPS coordinates through a cellphone the couple purchased.
Alleged Ringleader Seeks Bail In $4.8M Gold Truck HeistA bail hearing is set for the man accused of orchestrating the heist of $4.8 million in gold bars from a truck along Interstate 95.
Drivers Still Dialing, But Want More 'Behind The Wheel' Phone LawsA new insurance company survey says that despite drivers' continued push and support for laws restricting cellphone use while driving, they are still sometimes regularly using the devices irresponsibly.

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