Uber’s valuation of $17 billion places it at top of Internet startup club

Uber Technologies Inc. is creating a new category of hot startup: the $17 billion club. The San Francisco-based transportation service, which lets people order private town cars and other vehicles from their smartphone, has raised $1.2 billion in a new ...


Google unveils 3D-sensing tablet prototype

Google has unveiled a $1,000 tablet prototype equipped with 3D-sensors and a motion-tracking camera. The tablet is the latest venture of Google’s Project Tango initiative aimed at bringing 3D motion and depth sensors to mobile devices. The 7-inch tablet will have 4 GB ...


Mr. Roboto’s Sprint

SoftBank sure is busy. As news emerged that its U.S. unit Sprint is nearing a bid for T-Mobile, the Japanese technology conglomerate unveiled a new robot sold as an all-purpose family companion. The humanoid-on-wheels named Pepper senses human gestures and emotions, communicates naturally, ...


Instagram Adds Several Long-Awaited Editing Features in New Update

  Move over, Mayfair — Instagram has added new, Photoshop-like editing tools that give users options beyond filters.   The photo-sharing app’s latest update includes a slew of features that let creative Instagramers “adjust brightness, contrast, saturation, warmth and more” ...


Iphone messaging altered on new iOS

(CNN) — It didn’t get a ton of attention Monday, but Apple’s next mobile operating system means significant changes for how iPhone users send and receive messages. If you’re an Apple user, this is a big deal. Messages is the ...


BioLite Camp Fire-Turn Fire into Electricity

Going camping? Well now you can rough it without worrying about your phone or other necessary electronics dying. BioLite BaseCamp Stove is a revolutionary new way charge your electronics, by just cooking dinner. This woodburning stove uses the heat from ...


The Backpack/Cooler/Chair is a Backyard Must-Have

Picnics are the best, but bringing all the essentials can be a tricky task for the average human with just two hands. The backpack, cooler, lawn chair combo is here to usher in a simpler time. This awesome innovation is ...


Get an SCiO Pocket Molecule Sensor

Ever been burned at the grocery store by a bad avocado? Want to see how healthy your plants are? Want to see how much alcohol is really in your drink? Or maybe you want to check how dehydrated you are. ...


GoPlug Bags=Dopeness

We’ve all been there: you get to class and go to check your phone only to realize you forgot to charge it last night. Or maybe you’re in the airport  with a dead laptop and you can’t fight your way ...


Who’s watching through your webcam

New computer security research has found that even newer PCs with built-in webcams are prone to an attack that allows hackers to remotely watch and surveil their victims.Hackers have been able to turn remote computers into “slaves” for years. As ...


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