Having first installed microphones as well as cameras on its buses, Boston school officials decide that maybe they're a touch Orwellian.
The use of many wireless microphones and transmitters in Australia will be illegal from the start of 2015 thanks to a change in the frequency range.
The doll-like dancing robots made by Japanese electronics manufacturer Murata balance themselves perfectly on a single ball.
Todd Garfinkle's company, MA Recordings, makes astonishing-sounding albums of brilliant music with not much more than a pair of microphones and a recorder.
Company gets patent for flexible display tech that allows for layering of components like microphones or speakers -- taking screen real estate on mobile devices to the next level.
A survey insists that only a small proportion of Android users will switch to Apple's new phone. But could that change when they actually see the iPhone 6?
20-year-old Abby Slatten was allegedly speeding while scrolling pictures on Facebook. Police say she plowed into another car, with fatal results.
The Lumia 830 is an "affordable flagship," and the 730 and 735 are geared for the selfie-loving crowd, Microsoft says at IFA. Also coming: the Denim release of Windows Phone later in 2014.
Citizen footage widened the lens of civil unrest in Ferguson, Mo., and it brought live-streaming to popular attention in the US unlike any confrontation has before.
Police in Nebraska receive a tip on the location where a man -- who allegedly violated parole -- poured ice on himself.