90066 Results for

u.s. consumer product safety commission

Trade Show

CES 2012

All the news from the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

Article

Polar magnet pen suffers health and safety setbacks

Shipping on the Kickstarter-funded, magnet-barrelled Polar Pen has been delayed by Health Canada, which has classified the pen as a "dangerous magnet set".

By November 27, 2013

Article

European Commission to investigate "freemium" apps

Several months after the ACCC announced its investigation into freemium apps, the European Commission is launching its own inquiry.

By March 2, 2014

Editors' Take

Sony Handycam FDR-AX100

The new top-of-its-consumer-line model incorporates a 1-inch BSI sensor that outputs 4K/30p.

January 6, 2014

Article

Tesla Model S wins 'best overall' car by Consumer Reports

Calling the vehicle a "technological tour de force," the magazine awards the all-electric sedan its top ranking.

By February 25, 2014

Article

Sony Xperia M reaches US consumers for $250

The unlocked smartphone is available directly through Sony for $250, but Rakuten is offering a better price.

By September 10, 2013

Article

Samsung Galaxy S5 comes preloaded with antitheft features for Verizon, US Cellular

In an effort to curb smartphone theft, Verizon and US Cellular have worked out a solution with the Korean handset maker to better secure its new flagship Android device.

By April 4, 2014

Article

FCC finally opens review of cell phone safety standards

Nine months after the FCC said it would take a closer look at its standards for cell phone safety to see if the agency needs to revise the 15-year-old guidelines, it finally opened the official inquiry

By March 29, 2013

Article

Inside Volvo's self-driving car: Improving driver safety without the driver

Autonomous cars are coming soon, and Volvo wants to be there first. The company is pledging to have self-driving autos on sale by 2017, and by 2020 wants to build a nearly uncrashable car. Join us in Sweden for an early test ride.

By May 16, 2014

Article

Smartphone safety lagging, Consumer Reports finds

The magazine releases its annual "State of the Net" report, and some findings offer a rude awakening for smartphone users.

By May 1, 2013

Article

Nest smoke detector pulled for safety glitch

A wave of the hand could mean danger for owners of the Nest Protect smoke detector. Also, Vine joins the messaging app trend with private videos.

By April 4, 2014