The year's most notable embarrassments in technology run the gamut from the industry's inability to secure our personal data to the blunders of Airbnb, Twitter and Tinder.
Technically Incorrect: In China, cars roll up to a junction, lift off the ground and spin bizarrely. A weird magnetic field? Or something more prosaic?
Anyone still on one of the grandfathered plans will see a $5 increase starting in February.
Two years on from its unveiling, Amazon Prime Air now features a sleeker, smarter unmanned aircraft. When it will be cleared for takeoff remains anyone's guess.
From the Cheapskate: It's Cyber Monday! Or, as I like to call it: Monday!
The organization once banked on the millions that Google paid for search traffic from the Firefox browser. Now it relies on Yahoo, Baidu and others, and it expects revenue to grow.
These aerial toys and tools now are on the FAA's regulatory radar. Rules are tightening for consumers but should loosen for businesses.
Technically Incorrect: As people rushed to get electronics, little seemed to have changed from previous years. There was pandemonium, and there were fights.
Research firm Wristly gets a grip on why a sampling of buyers sold or returned Apple's first wearable or simply abandoned it to a drawer.
$300 is a lot of money to spend on a drip coffee machine, but the Oxo Barista Brain 12-cup Brewing System brings a lot to the table that you're going to like. This includes the flexibility for brewing between small 4-cup carafes and big 12-cup pots of hot joe. The coffee maker also functions as an electric kettle and features adjustable temperature settings to handle specific types of tea leaves properly.