You may know Kickstarter, the popular site where people pitch their ideas to strangers to raise money for the projects. It's great for investing in inspiring work -- and shopping for unusual gifts. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on similar sites.
The envisioned system would help you plan your route by analyzing stop lights, stop signs, and obstacles that can slow your trip.
The organizational design firm will help the crowdsourced invention brand move beyond its existing corporate partnerships with GE and Harmon.
We're not sure what's more exciting: the fact that Steve Wozniak and Stan Lee are collaborating on a new Comic Con in Silicon Valley happening next year, or the idea that they might be fighting crime at night while we sleep.
US wireless operators are revving their marketing machines to persuade customers to switch carriers. How do you separate the hype from the reality? CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers some advice.
Catching up with Android, the latest iOS version of the crowdsourcing traffic app can track your progress or lack thereof when it's gridlock.
CEO Tim Cook says Apple is "deeply disappointed" in law's passage, and other tech luminaries flex their economic muscle to put pressure on the state.
The crowdsourced traffic app owned by Google will now display alerts for missing children.
For a surprise birthday gift, a Michigan mom creates a Facebook page to show her son -- who has Asperger syndrome -- that he can have friends all over the world.
Technically Incorrect: Hundreds of Miami police officers allegedly log on to the app and register false locations, thereby being able to still surprise drivers. There's only one problem: there's no evidence.