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How This Ex-Googler Is Reinventing the Way Security Cameras Work

Carter Maslan's app Camio only gives you the footage you might actually use.

Matt Villano

· 3 min read

Bill Gates Has Spent $1 Billion on Renewable Energy -- And He Wants to Spend Even More

He sees energy technology as the only affordable solution to climate change.

Geoffrey Smith

· 3 min read

Running Late? Google Maps Can Tell You If You'll Miss Closing Time.

If your destination will likely be closed by the time you arrive, you'll get a notification telling you as much.

Laura Entis

· 2 min read

Amazon Invents an Ear-Scanning Smartphone

The idea is to take-on Apple's Touch ID.

Jacob Kleinman

· 1 min read

Beauty Is Only (3-D Printed) Skin Deep

Global cosmetics giant L'Oréal is giving its product testing process a high-tech facelift, using 3-D printed human skin.

Kim Lachance Shandrow

· 2 min read

This New Virtual Reality Headset Tracks Your Eye Movements

FOVE has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund production and manufacturing of its headset.

Catherine Clifford

· 2 min read

This New Google Chrome Extension Lets Colleagues Share Web Pages Using Beeping Sounds

As opposed to email or messaging, 'Tone aims to make sharing digital things with nearby people as easy as talking to them,' the search giant said.

Geoff Weiss

· 2 min read

Little Interest From Software Developers in Microsoft's New Apps Plan

To boost sales of its phones and new operating system, Microsoft said it would provide tools to make it easier to design apps for Windows based on apps that run on Android or Apple.

Reuters

· 6 min read

This Is the Teeny-Tiny Phone That Wants You to Leave Your Real Phone Behind

The Light Phone is a credit-card sized phone that does basically nothing.

Catherine Clifford

· 2 min read

This Aromatic Alarm Clock Wakes You Up to the Sweet Smell of Money

Rise and shine to the sweet smell of success ... and croissants.

Kim Lachance Shandrow

· 3 min read

Computers Are Probably Making Us Nearsighted

A new study finds that myopia is increasing across Europe, with the problem nearly twice as common in those ages 25 and 29 when compared with the general population.

Laura Entis

· 2 min read