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Nissan IDS concept is a polite, self-driving electric car (pictures)

Nissan's IDS concept can not only drive itself emissions-free, it can also communicate with pedestrians to create a friendlier driving environment.

11 Images By 28 October 2015


FoxType checks your writing for a polite tone

Use this Web tool to analyze whether or not you write in a friendly tone.

By 20 October 2015


Aussie start-ups welcome political change at the top

A change of Prime Minister has one of Australia's leading incubators excited about the future of innovation in this country, saying tech start-ups have much to offer but need support to grow.

By 22 September 2015


Rights groups want Twitter to reverse ban on political-watchdog tool

Nearly 20 organizations write an open letter demanding that the social network restore Politwoops, a tool that captures politicians' deleted tweets.

By 5 September 2015


Cute robot politely shows self-awareness

A robot allegedly demonstrates basic self-awareness while attempting to solve a classic logic puzzle.

By 20 July 2015


Tech and politics clash over protecting your data

A heated debate flares up on Capitol Hill over a proposal to weaken cybersecurity tools for the sake of national security and law enforcement.

By 9 July 2015


Are crowdfunding sites becoming too political?

Experts believe controversial, political crowdfunding campaigns show no signs of slowing down.

By 19 April 2015


Tech leaders are using their voices, influence to speak out on social, political issues

CEOs from Apple, Facebook and Salesforce are utilizing their power to offer their positions on everything from gay rights to immigration to vaccinations. And they're not the only ones.

By 5 April 2015


Phone cases with a conscience feature faces of political prisoners

Artist Ai Weiwei's Lego portraits of those who've been silenced, imprisoned or exiled because of their beliefs inspire a new line of iPhone cases, with part of the proceeds going to Amnesty International.

By 20 February 2015


What to watch after you've watched 'Jessica Jones'

Which compelling films and TV shows should you try next when you're done bingeing on Marvel's troubled detective?

By 25 November 2015