A Smarter way to find your way around Paris (and maybe other cities)
January 20, 2015, 11:59 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
Paris can be pretty unfriendly to tourists, but SmarterParis is a friendly new app that can make it easier.
4 plug-in hybrids making noise at Detroit Auto Show
January 13, 2015, 1:02 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
Despite $2 a gallon gas, automakers are still going green, and the popularity of the gas-electric range extender format is just one example.
These aren't the 'droids you're looking for (except one)
January 12, 2015, 1:01 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
What will our household robot look like and what will it do? Probably not what we're seeing at CES this year, but there is one that has promise.
Why 3-D food printing makes sense for nursing homes
June 12, 2014, 12:34 p.m. by Kimi Harris
When you can’t properly chew or shallow, eating can be a chore, but specialty created food can help.
Honeywell launches Lyric, a thermostat that keeps tabs on your comings and goings
June 10, 2014, 5:09 p.m. by Matt Hickman
HVAC heavyweight Honeywell unveils Lyric, an attractive and eager-to-adapt household thermostat with GPS-based functionality.
Diamonds aren't just for rings: They could improve computers
March 27, 2014, 8:40 a.m. by Jesse Emspak, LiveScience
Physicists have gotten a first look at the way electrons spin in a tiny diamond wire, and it could mean big things for computer technology.
Boeing unveils secure smartphone that can 'self-destruct'
February 28, 2014, 8:39 a.m. by Denise Chow, LiveScience
The Boeing Black tackles cybersecurity with a range of spy-like features.
Farmers' Almanac warns of brutal winter
Remember that kid who invented a way to clean up ocean plastic? He's back, and it's happening
Why do men tell women to smile?
Mysterious pink tube 'creature' baffles divers
Are you peeling your banana the right way?
14 famous people who mysteriously disappeared