Google Now wins Popular Science’s 'Innovation of the Year' award
November 26, 2012, 10:20 a.m. by LapTop News
Its ability to learn behavior, predict needs and pre-emptively provide information earned the software the vaunted award.
Nuance's Swype: 'Living keyboard' combines voice and touch
June 20, 2012, 10:36 a.m. by Davey Alba, LAPTOP
The next-generation keyboard learns a user's preferences over time. The more it's used, the smarter it gets.
'Neflix for magazines' app: Salvation for digital publishers?
April 5, 2012, 1:05 p.m. by Davey Alba, LAPTOP
Although it's been several years since the iPad hit the market, few people are reading magazines on their tablets.
Hope for flyers: FAA to test electronics use during landing, take-off
March 22, 2012, 10:41 a.m. by LapTop News
Tests will determine if using popular electronic devices on a flight interferes with the plane’s sensitive avionics.
Mother dog and 9 puppies discovered at landfill are getting the care they need
'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college
This map tells you exactly what lies on the other side of the ocean
A new material that's part plastic and part rock is forming on this Portuguese island
How to go vegan on a budget
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow