Amsterdam-based designer Naomi Thellier de Poncheville's 'Hand-le' lets you shake your door's hand to open it.
Researchers at Disney and Carnegie Mellon develop Touche, an interface system where multiple gestures can be added to existing touch screens and other objects, including "smart doorknobs."
The 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia are spread out across seaside and ski resorts near the Black Sea. Take a two-minute tour of all the facilities from above.
Roombas are great, but not much fun to talk to. iRobot CEO Colin Angle feels intelligent human-interface robots must be the future of any smart household.
The ScenSor DW1000 tunes in to wireless technology to let people locate important items such as medical equipment or even children.
Reporters arriving in Russia for the winter games report Sochi might not be quite ready for the world. One Twitter handle has taken on the responsibility of aggregating the insanity that has ensued.
Now that it's built up its fashion community, Polyvore adds a new section for its stylish users, but it's just the beginning for the popular social commerce site.
With 16 percent of both phones and hands sampled containing E. coli, researchers say a lack of handwashing--or a bad job doing it--is to blame.
Leaked from today's 404 show: Disney Touche project turns any object into a button, emo-haired youth more likely to develop lazy eyes, and 25 bars in San Francisco will soon employ ID customers using facial recognition technology.
This fabric freshener steams out wrinkles and odors in just over 30 minutes.