SmartRod has a bite-sensitive accelerometer. Just sit back and wait for the alarm to ring. Then reel 'em in.
Algorithms from a Swiss developer could allow computers to track the real-time movements of athletes, making automated sports commentary possible.
Group is accused of operating a network of computers that bought up the best seats at events and re-sold them, allegedly making more than $25 million in profits.
The National Space Biomedical Research Institute is working on getting computers to offer astronauts depression therapy.
Computerized lifeguard saves life
The US Army buys a handful of computer systems that can turn lesser-trained soldiers into premier snipers.
"From difficult firing positions, such as kneeling, standing or even lying beneath an automobile," novice shooters can hit targets 500 yards away with Tracking Point's computerized semi-automatic rifles.
The social network puts more emphasis on news, Vuzix sells its own version of Google Glass, and Microsoft provides new tools to track Santa with NORAD.
Mobile network operators at Mobile World Congress press for better government treatment, fewer free services, and no unlimited data plans.
The Web is a natural hunting ground for the scavenging surrealist. And artist Barbara Lattanzi salvages the Net's cultural detritus to strange effect with her "C-SPAN Karaoke."