Virtual reality has arrived for real at the Tokyo Game Show, one of the world's biggest exhibitions for the latest in fun and games.
That's evident everywhere. Players at the booths are donning chunky headgear...
Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 08:21 AM CDT
Wal-Mart's Robot Shopping Carts Are Coming for Us All
Wal-Mart customers will be able to use a handheld device to summon an empty cart and have it whisked their way via "motorized transport unit," according to Wal-Mart's patent, granted last week. The customer's...
Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 07:03 AM CDT
Uber Gives Riders a Preview of the Driverless Future
Uber riders in Pittsburgh can get a glimpse of the future by summoning a car capable of handling most of the tasks of driving on its own.
Starting Wednesday morning, a fleet of self-driving Ford Fusions will...
Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 at 09:55 AM CDT
New Twitter App Brings NFL Games to Apple TV, Xbox One
A new Twitter app is coming to Xbox One, Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV, where viewers will be able to watch NFL games on Thursday nights.
The short-messaging service secured the rights to stream 10 Thursday night...
If space is the final frontier, it will help to have an accurate map, and the European Space Agency said Wednesday its mission to chart more than 1 billion stars in the Milky Way is on track for completion in a...
Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 04:35 PM CDT
Samsung's Quick Fix for Galaxy Note 7 Is No Full Recharge
Samsung plans to issue a software update for its recalled Galaxy Note 7 smartphones that will prevent them from overheating by limiting battery recharges to 60 percent.
The front page of the Seoul Shinmun, a...
Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016 at 06:02 AM CDT
Facebook Apologizes for Removing 'Napalm Girl' Photo
Facebook's chief operating officer has apologized to Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg for deleting a photograph from its pages and conceded that "we don't always get it right."
Sheryl Sandberg said in a...
Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 04:58 AM CDT
Yahoo CEO Could Reap $44 Million if She Leaves After Sale
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer stands to collect a $44 million severance package if she leaves after Verizon completes its purchase of the once-mighty internet company.
Mayer hasn't announced plans to leave, but...
Friday, Sep 9, 2016 at 05:20 PM CDT
Burritos in the Sky: Chipotle Tests Drone Deliveries
Flying burritos will soon be a reality over Virginia Tech.
Chipotle is taking part in a test this month that will let some of the university's students and staff have their favorite tortilla-wrapped meal...