California has published the world's first regulations dealing with the routine use of autonomous cars on city streets -- a big step toward the day when computers, not humans, are in charge of cars.
Ford will begin testing a fully autonomous version of its Fusion Hybrid on California streets in 2016, becoming the latest major automaker to put driverless car technology to the test on real roads.
A British company says it may have a solution to one of the most frustrating issues of drone flying: short battery life.
Samsung is attempting to take its years-old patent fight with Apple to the U.S. Supreme Court. On Monday it filed an appeal to the court asking it to take a look at the rules regarding design patents -- rules that haven't been touched in 120 years.
The U.S. government is to start requiring owners of consumer drones to register their aircraft. The move, which has been expected, comes shortly before thousands of drones are expected to be given as holiday gifts.
Security guards in Japan have a new tool to deter intruders: a flying security drone that will chase down and follow people without human intervention.
On Thursday Walmart announced a payment system of its own that uses barcodes and it doesn't look too clumsy.
Thermal imaging camera maker FLIR Systems has started working with drone maker DJI Technology on infrared cameras that can be attached to DJI's drones.
The new version of Toyota's best-selling Prius hybrid will come with technology that allows it to talk to other vehicles and things like traffic signals.
When NASA showed off its D-Wave 2X quantum computer on Tuesday, engineers were keen to talk about the computer's capabilities but less so about security measures that might be in place to stop hackers.
Over the years Yahoo has had its ups and downs and been criticized for falling behind the times -- but it remains in business, and one of the few web pioneers to successfully avoid bankruptcy or acquisition.
In an experiment, a quantum computer outperformed a conventional machine by 100 million times.
There's a lot of confusion while the FAA works to come up with long-term regulations
Autopilot systems in cars are asking drivers to pay attention while not actually doing anything. Researchers say that's unrealistic and might create a new type of accident, but roads won't necessarily be less safe.
Toshiba, Fujitsu and Vaio are considering a merger of their laptop PC businesses, according to a Japanese media report.