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Surplus food for the homeless is just an app away

On-demand smartphone apps are known for addressing the whims and desires of the comfortable. It turns out they can also serve the greater good.

By June 21, 2015


'Con Man' is out today, so you can watch 'Firefly' stars take on sci-fi fans

Former "Firefly" stars Alan Tudyk and Nathan Fillion crowdfunded more than $3 million to back the new Web series.

By September 30, 2015


Brain-connected prosthetic hand restores a paralysed man's sense of touch

A mind-controlled prosthetic hand created by DARPA has now allowed a paralysed patient to feel physical sensations.

By September 14, 2015


'Steve Jobs,' the movie, paints a blurry portrait of Apple's co-founder

Commentary: The creative team behind the new film says it wanted to create something akin to an Impressionist painting rather than a "photo" of Apple's mercurial leader. It is that: pretty but very blurry.

By October 11, 2015


Cheap prosthetic arms let kids become a Jedi Knight, Iron Man or Elsa

Open Bionics, a UK-based company that makes affordable prosthetic limbs, has partnered with Disney to create bionic arms that let kids feel like Elsa from "Frozen," Iron Man or a Jedi for less than $500.

By October 13, 2015


Samsung Galaxy S7 rumored to get iPhone-like 'force touch' display, too

Apple's two new iPhones won't hold their monopoly on the new '3D Touch' screen for long. Early rumors suggest Samsung is working on something similar for its next flagship phone.

By October 12, 2015


Microsoft's new Windows phones: They'll have to do for now

Analysis: A pair of newly unveiled Lumia phones are Microsoft's flagship mobile devices, but they're not the marquee products Windows fans have been waiting for.

By October 7, 2015


Dinosaurs, in space! Trailer tours the vast universe of No Man's Sky

Hello Games releases a gorgeous new trailer for No Man's Sky, an expansive upcoming video game that lets gamers explore a beautiful, seemingly endless universe.

By July 21, 2015


Tough challenges ahead for Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

Job No. 1 for the new CEO: Revamp the stagnating microblogging service to make it more inviting for regular folks.

By October 5, 2015


'Firefly' stars and galaxy of cult heroes get meta in 'Con Man' trailer

The tragic life of a former cult TV star is the comic subject of the new show starring Alan Tudyk and Nathan Fillion, former cult TV stars.

By July 10, 2015