Having first installed microphones as well as cameras on its buses, Boston school officials decide that maybe they're a touch Orwellian.
A patent that covers a technique for taking photos with no-fuss white backgrounds is decades old, raising a new round of criticisms about the merits of the US patent system.
Add a little tech to your Easter celebration this year. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsubio recommends apps to send last-minute cards, keep kids guessing on a virtual egg hunt, and learn creative egg dyeing techniques.
GE tells us about its plans for FirstBuild, its Local Motors-inspired large appliance micro-factory.
Even though the fledgling cryptocurrency is gaining momentum, the e-commerce giant has no plans to start allowing it.
What happens when you stick six wannabe astronauts in crammed quarters in the middle of nowhere for months? A NASA-funded study seeks to find out.
The day after St. Patrick's Day, a young woman has to take a random breathalyzer test. She passes. She goes on Facebook to say she'd actually been drinking. Guess what happens next.
A newly published patent application suggests a way to display video on your iPhone that shows the path ahead as you look down.
Stanford University's Manu Prakash is looking to give away Foldscopes to field testers with interesting ideas for using the 50-cent gadget.
A small, lightweight copter is taking off on Indiegogo based on the idea and computer-generated renderings, even though it hasn't actually been produced.