Green car technologies collide in Los Angeles

  • 57
  • Sep 21, 2015
LOS ANGELES Asian automakers are opening up a new front in the contest to define the future of cars in California, fielding a flock of cars powered by hydrogen in a bid to woo green car buyers from Tesla Motors Inc, the battery electric vehicle leader....
Read More

Google says will not participate in 2016 U.S. airwaves auction

  • 10
  • Feb 12, 2016
NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO Alphabet Inc's Google will not participate in the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's upcoming auction of broadcast airwaves that can help the wireless industry improve coverage, a spokeswoman told Reuters on Friday.Some ind...
Read More

Upside down wine glass lets you look even less sober

  • 26
  • Feb 06, 2016
The image of fancy people drinking from regular wine glasses has become such a cliche. Defy convention and look like you're too drunk to hold a glass properly with the upside-down wine glass. The novelty glass comes from gadget shop Red5, which dreams of ...
Read More

Camera trap system could help fight against poaching

  • 62
  • Jan 04, 2016
The Zoological Society London (ZSL), whose mission is to promote and achieve the world-wide conservation of animals and their habitats, says it may have taken a step closer to fulfilling that with the development of a new camera, which it calls Instant...
Read More

Twitter disappoints investors as user growth hits wall

  • 16
  • Feb 11, 2016
Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) reported its first quarter with no growth in users since it went public, stoking fresh concerns on how long it will take for the company to reverse the trend.The stalled growth in the average number of active monthly users came des...
Read More

Judge voids VirnetX's $625.6 million Apple verdict; VirnetX plunges

  • 65
  • Aug 01, 2016
A federal judge has thrown out a verdict requiring Apple Inc (AAPL.O) to pay VirnetX Holding Corp (VHC.A) $625.6 million for infringing four patents relating to Internet security technology, causing VirnetX's share price to plunge.VirnetX shares were d...
Read More

U.S., Apple ratchet up rhetoric in fight over encryption

  • 98
  • Feb 20, 2016
WASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Justice filed a motion on Friday seeking to compel Apple Inc to comply with a judge's order to unlock the encrypted iPhone belonging to one of the San Bernardino shooters, portraying the tech giant's refusal as a "mark...
Read More

Waterless toilet uses nanotechnology to treat waste, banish smells

  • 99
  • Jan 07, 2016
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A toilet that does not need water, a sewage system or external power but instead uses nanotechnology to treat human waste, produce clean water and keep smells at bay is being developed by a British university.The i...
Read More

EU competition chief set to charge Google with Android abuse: sources

  • 73
  • Apr 18, 2016
AMSTERDAM/FRANKFURT The European competition commission is gearing up to charge Google with giving unfair prominence to its own apps like search and maps in supplementary software licensing deals it strikes with mobile phone makers running its Android ...
Read More

Vin Diesel posts touching Instagram tribute to Paul Walker on 2-year anniversary of his death

  • 76
  • Dec 01, 2015
Fast and Furious costars Vin Diesel and Paul Walker were as close as actual brothers until Walker was involved in a fatal car crash in 2013. Monday marked the two-year anniversary of Walker's death, and Diesel shared a bittersweet Instagram photo to pay t...
Read More