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High-tech rooftop mirrors bounce sun's heat back into space

Stanford researchers suggest a unique place to store excess heat -- the coldness of outer space -- which could help keep buildings cooler and help save energy.

By December 4, 2014


Amazon re-shingles Rooftop Media for laughs

The online retail giant is seeking opportunities beyond the warehouse, and the acquisition of the online comedy service underscores its goals.

By October 28, 2014


What it's like to ride in a $1,000,000 autonomous Nissan Leaf

Nissan says it will sell a self-driving car by 2020, so I hopped in a prototype and went out to play in Tokyo traffic.

By November 2, 2015


Bond faces the 'Spectre' of government surveillance (review)

The latest 007 adventure sees the superspy in a playful mood, battling budget cuts and an enemy from his past. Here's our spoiler-free review.

By October 22, 2015


Teen falls to his death while taking an extreme selfie, report says

Technically Incorrect: In Russia, a so-called daredevil teen tries to take a picture while hanging from a rope off the side of a building. The rope snaps.

By October 5, 2015


Obama pledges $160M to develop 'Smart Cities' apps

The Obama administration earmarks $160 million to help entrepreneurs, civic leaders and nonprofits work together to develop apps to tackle issues like traffic congestion and crime.

By September 14, 2015


Ubisoft to build theme park in Malaysia

Video game publisher Ubisoft is building a theme park in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, slated for completion in 2020.

By September 7, 2015


Cat Street View: The Internet taken to its logical conclusion

The Internet is cats, so why isn't more of the Internet for cats? One Japanese prefecture is righting this wrong and perhaps writing the perfect denouement for our entire online experiment.

By September 3, 2015


Drone dramatically rescues stranded drone buddy from roof

A drone lost on a high rooftop becomes the star of a suspenseful rescue operation when a fellow drone tries to bring it home.

By July 23, 2015


Why Mirror's Edge Catalyst is a frontrunner for Gamescom's best game

Developer DICE appears to have learned from past mistakes in its second attempt at first-person parkour.

By August 5, 2015