When Stephen Colbert says science has ruined Spider-Man, a Stanford engineer makes a video showing off his gecko-inspired gloves that proves the late-night TV host wrong.
Virtual reality is going up in the world in two new experiences we checked out: Everest VR and The Climb.
Usage of the photo-sharing service bought by Facebook in 2012 jumped 25 percent in the past year, with most of its users based outside the US.
The iPhone continues to prove hot among buyers in Europe, through Android still dominates the worldwide market by a wide margin, according to Kantar Worldpanel ComTech.
The virtual trek up Yosemite's famed mountain is the first time Google is taking Street View users on a vertical journey.
Mechanical engineers at Stanford University have developed a substance that mimics gecko toes. Not just for scaling walls in Spiderman-like fashion, the adhesive could help clean up space debris and be used on automobile assembly lines.CNET's Sumi Das visits the research lab where it was created to learn how it works.
The DEKA robotic arm -- funded by DARPA and nicknamed "Luke" -- helped this army vet climb again.
From the developers of Crysis, The Climb is all about action-packed rock climbing. It's coming to the Oculus Rift in 2016.
Earnings fall short of expectations in the quarter as a host of one-time costs depress AOL's bottom line despite revenue growth.
Usage of the photo-sharing service bought by Facebook in 2012 jumped 50 percent in the past nine months.