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​How a French vacation shows we need high-tech addresses

Even in the Net era, physical addresses are important in mature and developing economies. That's why companies like Google and What3words offer global location-encoding systems.

By May 10, 2015

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Amazon deliveries coming to car trunks

The e-commerce firm is set to bring its well-known brown delivery boxes to the trunks of customers' cars -- but only in a German test program.

By April 22, 2015

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'Carry' a stranger's package for $500? What could go wrong?

Startup Carry aims to be the Airbnb that will disrupt FedEx, UPS and the like. It will pay individuals to deliver packages to and from strangers. How safe can it be?

By December 10, 2014

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Get ready for Uber to hit overdrive with delivery biz

The app-centric ride service has built a network of cars that can carry people -- but in the future, it'll carry more than that.

By December 10, 2013

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Dark truth about Ouya debut: Retail wins, Kickstarter loses

The much-awaited little Android gaming console arrives at some big retailers, but a number of frustrated early adopters are still waiting in virtual line.

By June 25, 2013

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USPS to ban overseas shipments on tablets, smartphones, more

Starting next week, people won't be able to ship a whole host of electronics overseas because items like the iPad, Kindle, laptops, and smartphones use possibly combustible lithium ion batteries.

By May 10, 2012

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Around the world in a solar car

In a two-seater electric car powered only by the sun, a team of German students plan to circumnavigate the world.

By February 10, 2012

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How to track your packages with Android

Waiting around for a package to be delivered? With package-tracking Android apps, it's safe to go outdoors again.

By December 8, 2011

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Ford electrifies the station wagon

The automaker adapts its all-electric Transit Connect vans to deliver a station wagon version for consumers.

By November 16, 2011

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iPhone app tracks your iPad--or any other delivery

Do you ship a lot of packages that you need to track? Delivery Status Touch for iPhone is an app that can help.

By March 17, 2010