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Google tests drone delivery, iPhone 6 may have NFC

Look up in the sky for a special delivery from Google's Project Wing, keep waiting for that "iWatch," and expect the iPhone 6 to include mobile payments with NFC.

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Make your Chromebook more PC-like

Do you wish your Chromebook could feel a little more like a regular PC? Here are some simple tips on how to get a PC feel on your Chromebook.

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With Mac Chrome beta, Google emphasizes speed, simplicity

Google released its 64-bit Chrome Windows first, but it's moving Mac users to the new version faster. The promise: a memory, security, and performance boost.

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How to enable developer mode on a Chromebook

For some, Chromebooks are made to be tinkered with, and developer mode is where one goes to do just that.

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Tech Retrospect: Apple event preview and smartwatch overload

Everything (well, almost) you need to know about Apple's September 9 event, plus more smartwatches than you have wrists. All that and more in this week's rundown of tech news.

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Team Part-Time Scientists take their Google Lunar XPrize rover for a spin

To win the Google Lunar XPrize, you not only need to land a rover on the moon by the end of 2015, you'll also need to send high-definition footage back to Earth to document the journey. We join Team Part-Time Scientists in Germany for an early systems test.

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Google Lunar XPrize: Part-Time Scientists visit the moon in Germany

Eighteen teams are in a race to get to the moon, with a $30 million payoff. Team Part-Time Scientists recently explored a simulated lunar surface in Bremen, Germany.

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Google stops displaying content authorship in search results

Presenting author information in search results wasn't as useful as Google had expected.

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Google experiments with drone deliveries

In this Google video, Australian farmers receive an airdrop of a first aid kit and other items, from a drone that's part of the company's new Project Wing.

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Google spreads its wings, moving into drone deliveries

Amazon isn't the only tech giant experimenting with drones. Google has unveiled Project Wing, which is focusing its efforts on disaster relief, at least for now.

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With IPO coming, Lending Club starts pulling out the stops

Apparently feeling some competitive urgency, the dominant peer-to-peer lending company has accelerated its expansion -- and reversed its profitability for now.

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How to test out the latest Chrome OS features

Want to try out the latest features on your Chromebook before the rest of the world? Of course you do!

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