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Google, Microsoft settle long-running patent feud

The tech giants agree to dismiss about 20 patent-royalty lawsuits related to use of smartphones, Wi-Fi and Web video.

By September 30, 2015


Vhoto extracts photos from your iPhone videos

This free app culls your videos for the best frames, then gives you Instagram-style filtering, editing, and sharing.

By May 2, 2014


​Canon's 250-megapixel sensor powers eagle-eyed camera

Technology in the super high resolution design could trickle down to consumer products in coming years -- but Canon fans should think twice before boasting about the achievement.

By September 7, 2015


Inside Google's master plan for faster, sharper streaming video

Google is working on a new technology called VP10 that will allow it to squeeze higher-quality video over broadband and mobile networks. And thanks to patent issues with a rival standard, it has a chance to catch on.

By August 28, 2015


Just how big is a blue whale's heart? See for yourself

The PBS and BBC One series "Big Blue Live" offers a close look at a blue whale's massive ticker. Just be thankful YouTube doesn't have a virtual smell feature...for now.

By August 21, 2015


How to get the Windows 10 upgrade icon if it's missing

Run a quick script, get the missing icon.

By June 9, 2015


The surreal dreams of Google's image recognition software

Google's artificial neural network can recognise images, but it can also create them -- and results are some trippy business.

By June 19, 2015


Adobe Creative Cloud 2015 drizzles Android apps, Photoshop artboards, photo dehazing and more

The company's annual rollout of big features and small tweaks includes some whizzy capabilities as usual, and finally, mobile apps for Android phones.

By June 15, 2015


Samsung, LG smartwatches give up personal data to researchers

In an era of identity theft and government surveillance, two smartwatches might not be doing you any favors keeping your privacy intact.

By June 11, 2015


Man on motorbike crashes, lies in road and plays with phone

Technically Incorrect: In China a man appears so obsessed with his phone that he clutches onto it and plays video games while lying in the road.

By May 30, 2015