This free app culls your videos for the best frames, then gives you Instagram-style filtering, editing, and sharing.
The space agency offers more details of what it would do after corralling an asteroid -- collect samples and redirect the space rock to orbit around the moon. Yee-haw!
Apple's Preview program in OS X is great for capturing signatures, but by default these can only be used with Preview; however, there is a workaround to extract and them for use elsewhere.
The microblogging platform snaps up Madbits, a startup focused on computer vision and dynamic search technology.
Pull images like blueprints or schematics from Office documents with the help of this easy-to-use application.
The ScenSor DW1000 tunes in to wireless technology to let people locate important items such as medical equipment or even children.
Icon images can be incredibly handy, but sometimes it's hard to track them down or extract their larger versions. BeCyIconGrabber is a free Windows app that makes it simple to find and store them.
The cloud storage service can extract text from photos taken with Windows Phone devices, useful for shots of business cards, train schedules, and memos.
A light-up caffeine detection kit lets you tell the difference between a weak cup of joe and a mug of coffee that will make a spoon stand up.
CNET has learned the FBI has developed custom "port reader" software to intercept Internet metadata in real time. And, in some cases, it wants to force Internet providers to use the software.