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.
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.
iPhone app Red Handed provides a platform where you can film and post live videos of any crime you see occurring around you.
The affordable Puppy Bluetooth pet tracker uses your friends, family, and neighbors' smartphones to locate your lost dog.
The Finnish mobile device startup is back with a Sailfish OS tablet that doubles the storage space of its first crowd-funded slate for just a little bit more cash.
A large-scale analysis of language used on Twitter adds to the evidence that negative emotions are directly linked to heart disease.
The latest update for iOS and Android simplifies the main menu and throws in other helpful tweaks.
A newly-published patent application describes how Apple might use information from actual human beings to supplement Siri's own knowledge, or lack thereof.