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Monday, Sep 19, 2016 at 07:48 PM CDT

Feds Roll Out Proposal for Self-Driving Car Regulations

Feds Roll Out Proposal for Self-Driving Car Regulations

The federal government, rather than states, should be in charge of regulating self-driving cars since the vehicles are essentially controlled by software, not people, Obama administration officials said...

Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016 at 04:09 AM CDT

Waze Traffic App Rolls Out 'Where to Park' Feature

Waze Traffic App Rolls Out 'Where to Park' Feature

The trusty tool that some commuters use to dodge unwanted traffic now has a tool to help drivers catch a parking spot. Waze, Google's real-time traffic app that compiles live updates from drivers on the...

Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 at 05:30 PM CDT

Learn to Make Apps at Code Bootcamp in Frisco

Learn to Make Apps at Code Bootcamp in Frisco

A high demand for software developers has some adults going to what's called "Code Bootcamp," which is similar to a high-tech trade school for learning how to make smartphone apps.

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 03:55 PM CDT

Tips to Keep Your Data Plan From Draining Your Wallet

Tips to Keep Your Data Plan From Draining Your Wallet

Data is what drives our devices, and Americans are paying a premium. Posting pics, snaps and even live feeds can devour smartphone data plans.

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 07:48 AM CDT

Paying The Price for Lost Cell Phones

Paying The Price for Lost Cell Phones

A recent survey found cell phone owners are willing to pay big, or travel far, to recover their lost devices.

Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 06:29 AM CDT

VR Arrives at Tokyo Game Show, Counted on to Revive Industry

VR Arrives at Tokyo Game Show, Counted on to Revive Industry

Virtual reality has arrived for real at the Tokyo Game Show, one of the world's biggest exhibitions for the latest in fun and games. That's evident everywhere. Players at the booths are donning chunky headgear...

Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 08:21 AM CDT

Wal-Mart's Robot Shopping Carts Are Coming for Us All

Wal-Mart's Robot Shopping Carts Are Coming for Us All

Wal-Mart customers will be able to use a handheld device to summon an empty cart and have it whisked their way via "motorized transport unit," according to Wal-Mart's patent, granted last week. The customer's...

Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 07:03 AM CDT

Uber Gives Riders a Preview of the Driverless Future

Uber Gives Riders a Preview of the Driverless Future

Uber riders in Pittsburgh can get a glimpse of the future by summoning a car capable of handling most of the tasks of driving on its own. Starting Wednesday morning, a fleet of self-driving Ford Fusions will...

Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 at 09:55 AM CDT

New Twitter App Brings NFL Games to Apple TV, Xbox One

New Twitter App Brings NFL Games to Apple TV, Xbox One

A new Twitter app is coming to Xbox One, Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV, where viewers will be able to watch NFL games on Thursday nights. The short-messaging service secured the rights to stream 10 Thursday night...

Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 at 08:54 AM CDT

Space Agency to Map 1 Billion Stars in Milky Way

Space Agency to Map 1 Billion Stars in Milky Way

If space is the final frontier, it will help to have an accurate map, and the European Space Agency said Wednesday its mission to chart more than 1 billion stars in the Milky Way is on track for completion in a...

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