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Google Launches Interactive Games on Times Square's Biggest Billboard Ever
Outdoor advertising

Google Launches Interactive Games on Times Square's Biggest Billboard Ever

The search giant is the first company in the world to rent out the football field-sized screen -- with a tenure that will last throughout the ever-critical holiday shopping season.
Geoff Weiss
For Commercial Drones, the Biggest Questions Remain Unanswered
Drones

For Commercial Drones, the Biggest Questions Remain Unanswered

A legal victory by the FAA and new rumors about pending drone rules bring some clarity to the commercial drone industry, much of it unwelcome.
Clay Dillow
New Google Initiative Enables Ad-Free Browsing on Certain Sites for a Monthly Fee
Online Advertising

New Google Initiative Enables Ad-Free Browsing on Certain Sites for a Monthly Fee

The Contributor program allows users to directly support their favorite sites as opposed to today's mostly ad-funded media model.
Geoff Weiss
Recharge Your Phone in 30 Seconds? This Startup Says It Can.
Smartphones

Recharge Your Phone in 30 Seconds? This Startup Says It Can.

A nanotech company says it has developed technology that can charge a mobile phone in a few seconds and an electric car in minutes.
The 23 Best Business Tools Built By Startups
Tools

The 23 Best Business Tools Built By Startups

These apps could help you run your company more efficiently.
Sujan Patel
Tesla in Talks With BMW Over Car Batteries
Collaborating

Tesla in Talks With BMW Over Car Batteries

The car makers discuss a collaboration over car batteries and other parts.
New Malware Uncovered With 'Stealth' Features to Spy on Businesses
Privacy concerns

New Malware Uncovered With 'Stealth' Features to Spy on Businesses

Symantec says an advanced malicious software application has been uncovered that was used to spy on private companies, governments, research institutes and individuals.
The 12 Worst Apple Products of All Time
Apple

The 12 Worst Apple Products of All Time

The California tech giant hasn't always been a synonym for success.
5 Ways to Pull Big Data Into Your Marketing Strategy
Big Data

5 Ways to Pull Big Data Into Your Marketing Strategy

What do marketers and big data have in common? They both have an insatiable desire to know more about their targets.
Jean Spencer
 Why Hasn't Samsung's 'Tizen' Operating System Taken Off?
Mobile

Why Hasn't Samsung's 'Tizen' Operating System Taken Off?

Is there really room for a third mobile operating system after Apple's iOS and Google's Android? For years, Samsung has thought so -- but it has yet to deliver.
Kevin Purdy
Super-Speedy 5G Mobile Network Slated to Kick Off at the 2018 World Cup
Mobile

Super-Speedy 5G Mobile Network Slated to Kick Off at the 2018 World Cup

Huawei and leading Russian carrier Megafon are honing the technology in the run-up to the 2018 games.
Geoff Weiss
A Watch That Shoots Lasers? Yes, Please.
Far Out Tech

A Watch That Shoots Lasers? Yes, Please.

It isn't as cool as sharks with lasers on their heads, but it's pretty close.
Jason Fell
Defiant Streaming TV Startup Aereo Finally Caves, Files For Bankruptcy
Streaming TV

Defiant Streaming TV Startup Aereo Finally Caves, Files For Bankruptcy

Unable to rebound from a devastating Supreme Court loss, Aereo is finally throwing in the towel.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
NSA Chief Warns Chinese Cyber Attacks Could Shut U.S. Infrastructure
Cybercrime

NSA Chief Warns Chinese Cyber Attacks Could Shut U.S. Infrastructure

He says that China and 'probably one or two' other countries have the ability to invade and possibly shut down computer systems of U.S. power utilities, aviation networks and financial companies.