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Amazon Aftermath and the First Global Robot Battle: Weekly News
Weekly News Roundup

Amazon Aftermath and the First Global Robot Battle: Weekly News

Plus: A company crowdfunds a 12,000 lb robot for bot-to-bot combat.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
10 Times Animals Were Hilariously Mystified by Modern Technology
Funny Videos

10 Times Animals Were Hilariously Mystified by Modern Technology

From the dog that couldn't grasp the concept of an escalator to the eagle that destroyed a drone, here are some of the most epic encounters between animals and modern gadgets.
Geoff Weiss
Behind the Scenes With Facebook's New Solar-Powered Internet Drone and Laser Technology
Innovation

Behind the Scenes With Facebook's New Solar-Powered Internet Drone and Laser Technology

Facebook wants to blanket the planet with Internet connectivity, and it's developed a huge, solar-powered aircraft to help it do so.
Amazon's Drone Rival: Weekly News
Weekly News Roundup

Amazon's Drone Rival: Weekly News

Plus: Why Elon Musk, Steve Wozniak and Stephen Hawking are up in arms.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Truck Firm Wants to Deploy Delivery Drones on the Move
Drones

Truck Firm Wants to Deploy Delivery Drones on the Move

Amazon's drone-delivery service may be a little fanciful, but it looks as if another company is working to make something similar to it a reality.
De Blasio Backs Off Proposed Uber Cap -- Your Weekly News
Weekly News Roundup

De Blasio Backs Off Proposed Uber Cap -- Your Weekly News

Plus: America's oldest Pizza Hut closes, teaching us the importance of changing consumer tastes.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
California Man Must Pay for Gunning Down His Neighbor's Drone
Privacy Concerns

California Man Must Pay for Gunning Down His Neighbor's Drone

What protections do drone-weary citizens have as the gadgets increasingly fill our friendly skies?
Geoff Weiss
6 Ways Martha Stewart Is Staying Relevant
Martha Stewart

6 Ways Martha Stewart Is Staying Relevant

Martha Stewart may be 73, but with drones, 3-D printing and a Kardashian connection, she's staying sharp in 2015.
Kate Taylor
Are Changes Ahead at Uber? Your Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

Are Changes Ahead at Uber? Your Weekly News Roundup

This week's headlines include Amazon's guidance for drone laws and new gaming technology at the E3 conference.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Amazon Insists Federal Rules Apply to U.S. Deliveries by Drone
Delivery

Amazon Insists Federal Rules Apply to U.S. Deliveries by Drone

The e-retailing giant says local communities should not be allowed to regulate unmanned aerial systems authorized by federal aviation regulators.
Microsoft Research Project Uses Drones to Track Emerging Diseases
Far Out Tech

Microsoft Research Project Uses Drones to Track Emerging Diseases

The goal is to find new strains of pathogens before they begin wreaking havoc.
A Drone Unlike Any You've Ever Seen
Far Out Tech

A Drone Unlike Any You've Ever Seen

These realistic bat-inspired robots may give you nightmares.
Jason Fell
GoPro Leaps Into Virtual Reality, Teases Drone Plans
GoPro

GoPro Leaps Into Virtual Reality, Teases Drone Plans

Game on, GoPro. The California startup built for adventure seems a perfect fit for two of tech's fastest-growing trends.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How Famed Tech Analyst Mary Meeker Foresees the Future of the Internet
News and trends

How Famed Tech Analyst Mary Meeker Foresees the Future of the Internet

Keep an eye on user-generated content, messaging apps and drones, according to the 20th annual Internet Trends report.
Geoff Weiss