Nick BarberDirector, Online Video, IDG News Service

I'm the director of online video for IDG News Service. I cover general and breaking technology stories in text and video.

360 image at CES 2016

Spherical video will shape your reality in 2016

The 360-degree video ecosystem is slowly coming together with products like the Ricoh Theta S.

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The coolest, wildest, most futuristic car tech of CES 2016

Whether it's self-driving technology, advanced safety systems, smartphone-linked entertainment or cool concepts, the show has something for everyone. Here's our pick of the best.

Audi e-tron car

Audi's electric, self-driving car is still just a concept

The car will send data to the cloud to anticipate drivers' needs.

Heart-lung bypass simulator

Surgical simulators get Hollywood special effects

Boston Children's Hospital partnered with an effects to to create more lifelike simulators

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How to find your Uber rating

Your Uber drivers have been rating you and here's how you can find out what yours is.

3D food printer

The Food Printer proves 3D printing in cookie dough tastes better than plastic

The Food Printer from XYZ Printing will cost $1,800.

drone laser

Boeing's laser hunts for drones

Earlier this month, Boeing's portable drone-destroying laser system disabled a moving, untethered drone during a test in California.

Tech trains more powerful athletes

Helped by laser arrays, breathing systems and other high tech tools, Northeastern University athletes are improving their game and their fitness

PCWorld News

Windows 10 launch draws a small group of Microsoft diehards in Boston

Most were there to meet an NHL hockey player

cyphy drone

Upcoming drone has six rotors to capture stable video

Instead of an expensive, fragile gimbal, the LVL 1 uses a unique rotor configuration.

PCWorld News

Robotics startup building bones and muscles of humanoid robots

Modbot uses a common joint to power its different modules.

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Scoot Networks wants to be the Zipcar for scooters

Scoot Networks lets riders reserve scooters by the hour

PCWorld News

New cruise ship a floating heaven for tech geeks

Royal Caribbean's Quantum of the Seas has satellite WiFi with speeds that rival land-based counterparts