Driverless car can fight where soldiers can't
Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University and Sikorsky have created an autonomous vehicle that works alongside an autonomous helicopter to assist...
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
Since its discovery in the 1960s, astronomers believed that in a relatively quiet suburb of our universe 250 million light-years away, there lived...
Dwarf planet found beyond Pluto
A new dwarf planet has been discovered in the icy realms of space beyond Neptune, researchers said Monday.
MIT robot helps deliver babies
Robots could eventually play integral roles in labor wards, according to findings from MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab...
This deaf-blind lawyer says your app needs work
Haben Girrma can't see your app's design. She can't hear the sounds it makes or listen to a voice-over of the text. But she has some notes....
Verizon overhauls its data plans
Verizon wants to give customers more control over their monthly data plans, but that control will come at a price.
Snapchat lets users re-share old snaps
Snapchat is making a dramatic change to its app that makes it feel more like conventional messaging services.
Mysterious death of software pioneer explained
Ian Murdock, the Linux programmer who died under mysterious circumstances after claiming he was beaten by police, hanged himself....
Cops: Google attacker thought company watched him
A man worried that Google was watching him may have carried out a series of attacks against the company's Mountain View headquarters, according to...
Juno probe is orbiting Jupiter
NASA says it has received a signal from 540 million miles across the solar system, confirming its Juno spacecraft has successfully started orbiting...
Some Ashley Madison women were 'fembots'
Ashley Madison, the dating website for cheaters, has admitted that some women on its site were virtual computer programs instead of real women....
San Francisco, tech industry clash over 'tech tax'
San Francisco, home to Twitter (TWTR, Tech30), Square (SQ), Salesforce (CRM, Tech30) and Uber, is weighing a proposal that would require technology...