Tech Archive
21 December 2015, 06:36 PM ET
It just got easier to register your recreational drone, as the Federal Aviation Administration's online registry launched today (Dec. 21).
21 December 2015, 12:12 PM ET
4K is just getting started — wait until the next-gen color pops.
19 December 2015, 08:22 AM ET
Adidas' new shoes will meet your "cushioning needs."
18 December 2015, 02:56 PM ET
There are many ways to keep tabs on the big guy in red.
18 December 2015, 12:24 PM ET
Cellphone batteries: Few things in the tech world are as derided as these small, but oh-so-necessary, components.
17 December 2015, 11:50 PM ET
Electric charge is a fundamental property of matter and the foundation for electricity.
17 December 2015, 04:59 PM ET
Robots are already in space and benefiting humans, NASA says, even though (so far) we don't have trusty R2-D2s by our side bleeping comments and questions.
17 December 2015, 03:57 PM ET
The force is strong with this one.
17 December 2015, 03:53 PM ET
It's likely not the hoverboards themselves that are causing fires and explosions, but rather their energy sources: shoddily made lithium-ion batteries, experts say.
17 December 2015, 12:06 AM ET
Sometimes thinking through a problem means thinking like someone else.
16 December 2015, 12:49 PM ET
Are real lightsabers possible?
16 December 2015, 12:41 PM ET
While the tech behind the “Star Wars” is firmly rooted in fantasy, the franchise has served as inspiration for many real-life scientists and engineers. Here are some of the most notable attempts to turn "Star Wars'" science fiction into science fact.
15 December 2015, 04:09 PM ET
Attention, sea-loving explorers: There's a $7 million reason to get serious about your passion for ocean research right now.
15 December 2015, 02:24 PM ET
Decking the halls is easy when you have science on your side.
15 December 2015, 09:49 AM ET
Researchers have developed wearable keyboards made of electronics knitted together like fabric that could lead to a new kind of human-machine interface.
14 December 2015, 01:00 PM ET
A novel method for "plucking" individual particles of light out of a laser pulse could lead to major breakthroughs in quantum computing, researchers say.
12 December 2015, 08:44 AM ET
A group of engineers is hoping to do just that with a virtual reality (VR) system that lets you take 3D videos with your phone and an accompanying virtual reality headset that lets you experience those memories again, whenever you want.
11 December 2015, 01:52 PM ET
For the first time, scientists have accomplished a feat long thought impossible — they have measured the energy of incredibly short-lived arrangements of atoms that occur as chemical reactions are happening.
11 December 2015, 07:22 AM ET
The futuristic destroyers will one day be home to sci-fi-worthy weapons.
10 December 2015, 10:33 AM ET
These contraptions are cool, but what makes them go?
10 December 2015, 10:11 AM ET
Self-balancing scooters are the tech craze of 2015.
09 December 2015, 09:36 AM ET
Leonardo da Vinci showed up at a robotics exhibit in Japan last week.
08 December 2015, 03:03 PM ET
A company is embedding human DNA into watches, rings and pendants.
08 December 2015, 02:10 PM ET
Diamonds may be forever, but what's more unique and rare than even the most precious stones on Earth? The code of life.
07 December 2015, 05:11 PM ET
With the help of lasers, cameras can track moving objects hidden around corners, scientists say. The finding could one day help vehicles see around blind corners to avoid collisions, researchers added.
04 December 2015, 02:54 PM ET
Supersonic planes are superfast, but they're also superloud.
04 December 2015, 08:36 AM ET
Simple steps can keep your credit card and personal information safe while shopping for family and friends this holiday season.
03 December 2015, 03:59 PM ET
A new phase of carbon, called Q-carbon, is even harder and brighter than natural diamonds, and has unique magnetic and electrical properties.
03 December 2015, 01:38 PM ET
How do you build the world’s lightest metal? Make it mainly from air, according to scientists.
01 December 2015, 09:14 AM ET
Scientists say 3D-printed structures loaded with embryonic stem cells could one day help doctors print out micro-organs for transplant patients.
30 November 2015, 03:01 PM ET
The Large Hadron Collider began smashing heavy lead nuclei into each other at the highest energies yet, an experiment that could reveal conditions soon after the Big Bang.
30 November 2015, 02:55 PM ET
The company says that delivery drones could be as "normal" as mail trucks someday.