Media finds weird news impossible to resist, even when it sounds too silly to be true. But it can fool people especially easily when coming from a place like Japan, birthplace of wacky trends.
Operating from a building in Corpus Christi, Texas, US Customs and Border Protection flies surveillance planes 24-7. CNET Road Trip 2014 got a ride to see how they catch the bad guys.
Amazon has its own app store for the Kindle Fire and its new Fire Phone. We break down how the Amazon Appstore differs from Google Play and the Apple App Store.
The company's partnership with software companies will yield an electronics package that can see pedestrians, tell if a driver is dozing off, and initiate emergency-stop decisions.
As automakers push for more cameras in cars, the tried-and-true three-mirror setup is starting to look a bit archaic.
The Discovery Vision concept, unveiled during the 2014 New York auto show, includes a wide array of technologies aimed at scanning and coping with difficult terrain.
A Drexel math professor invents a side mirror that offers a wider field of view. However, it is subtly curved, so it can't actually be put on any cars sold in the U.S.
At the Driverless Car demonstration area on the CES 2014 grounds, Ford is showing how vehicle-to-vehicle communication can save lives.
Food researchers have pinned down the ideal gravitational conditions for frying "potato sticks," and they're not found on this side of the asteroid belt.
Kicking off CES festivities in Las Vegas on Sunday, the company announces the next generation of its mobile chip.