The 2013 Volvo XC60 is a comfortable and uncomplicated driving SUV with a very advanced standard safety feature, but data-driven technology is absent from the cabin.
There are a lot of technologies in cars that try to keep you from hitting things. Perhaps the one that does that best most bluntly is forward-collision technology.
The Chandra X-ray Observatory delivers astrophysicists another breathtaking first by capturing a dwarf galaxy smashing into a large spiral one.
The Garmin HUD boosts safety and helps keep eyes on the road, but the cost of entry will likely dissuade most drivers.
Samsung is reported to be working on a virtual reality headset that could beat Oculus Rift and Sony's Project Morpheus into shops.
Scientists begin investigations on whether it's possible to send small shuttles into space with the goal of smashing into and diverting oncoming asteroids.
While they aren't for bass lovers, the SR325e headphones deliver very open, detailed sound that makes for exciting listening.
The Audiophiliac gives headphone buyers a lot to think about.
"X-Men: Days of Future Past" gets a lot more real when you're Professor X searching for mutants on the Comic-Con floor. Hollywood's tapping Oculus Rift and virtual reality to make offerings more immersive.
Meanwhile, the new kid on the block -- Google -- is hoping they cancel each other out. Get out the popcorn and pull up a seat.