Tech Archive
09 January 2015, 07:20 AM ET
Runners aren't the only athletes who can track their stats with a wearable device — a slew of new wearable sensors are aimed at sports players.
08 January 2015, 05:51 PM ET
People with spinal cord injuries and stroke patients could walk again using bionic exoskeletons, new research shows.
08 January 2015, 05:20 PM ET
Sin City just got a little greener.
08 January 2015, 03:43 PM ET
New fitness devices are not just spouting scads of data, they are actually trying to provide deeper analysis of the data.
08 January 2015, 03:25 PM ET
A powered exoskeleton from Ekso allows stroke victims and partial spinal cord injury patients, like Shane Mosko, to walk farther, aiding rehabilitation.
08 January 2015, 02:59 PM ET
The era of ugly fitness trackers may be coming to an end. A number of the fitness trackers on display here at CES 2015 cater to those with an eye for fashion.
08 January 2015, 02:22 PM ET
By mimicking children's pop-up books, scientists can now make complex microscopic 3D shapes that model brain circuitry and blood vessels, researchers say.
08 January 2015, 02:10 PM ET
Computers have figured out how to win at chess, checkers and tic-tac-toe, and now, a computer program has conquered the game of poker.
08 January 2015, 02:00 PM ET
A new kind of neuroprosthetic device is made of flexible, stretchable materials, which gives it an advantage over stiffer devices.
07 January 2015, 05:58 PM ET
From Bluetooth baby pacifiers to stress-busting wearables, here are the best health tech products from CES 2015.
07 January 2015, 06:58 AM ET
A new generation of smart sensors aim to help people avert health emergencies before they happen.
07 January 2015, 06:55 AM ET
Musician Stevie Wonder spoke here at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) about the need to make technology more accessible to people with disabilities.
06 January 2015, 03:33 PM ET
A seemingly endless assortment of fitness trackers, smart appliances and self-driving cars are on display at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, but why do these gadgets matter?
06 January 2015, 11:17 AM ET
NASA has proposed a new citizen science challenge called the 20-20-20 Airship Challenge that calls for high-altitude and long-duration airship designs.
06 January 2015, 06:54 AM ET
In 2013, President Barack Obama launched an ambitious research effort to revolutionize understanding of the human brain. Known as the BRAIN Initiative (Brain Research Through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies), the project aims to develop new tools
04 January 2015, 11:55 AM ET
A new fitness tracker from Withings may appeal to those with an eye for fashion who don't want to break the bank.
31 December 2014, 02:25 PM ET
In 2015, green might just be the new black.
30 December 2014, 04:45 PM ET
Debris and bodies from AirAsia Flight 8501 have been recovered, but search and rescue teams are still looking for the rest of the plane and its black box to determine what caused the crash.
30 December 2014, 10:00 AM ET
Email, the Internet and cellphones might not be cutting-edge, but they're the tools most workers rely on to get their jobs done, according to a new survey.
30 December 2014, 09:08 AM ET
Thanks to the excitement surrounding the dig at Amphipolis, Greece, dozens of unofficial artistic reconstructions have cropped up on YouTube and other websites.
29 December 2014, 02:40 PM ET
There are big differences between the missing AirAsia Flight 8501 and Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which disappeared earlier this year.
29 December 2014, 06:14 AM ET
The past year has been a boom time for the commercial spaceflight industry, but alongside the successes have come failures, even tragedies.
25 December 2014, 09:05 AM ET
Here are the 12 best science nuggets from 2014's science-fiction films.
24 December 2014, 01:11 PM ET
A newer, larger U.S. Navy helicopter drone can take off and land from a moving boat.
23 December 2014, 08:27 AM ET
Whether you're a gamer, a smartphone junkie or a health nut, there's bound to be a gadget at this year's CES that will grab your attention.
22 December 2014, 06:50 AM ET
Give in to your inner tech geek and decorate your home or workspace with the things you love — like old floppy disk drives and circuit boards.
19 December 2014, 03:09 PM ET
Instead of using invisibility cloaks to conceal objects from detection, "illusion coatings" could hide things by making them look like something else, researchers say.
19 December 2014, 02:08 PM ET
Jawbone's new UP Move fitness trackers will track your steps taken, distance traveled, calories burned and hours slept, and can motivate fitness newbies to see whether their daily activities translate into lax or rigorous workout routines.
18 December 2014, 06:06 PM ET
Properties, sources and uses of the element mercury.
18 December 2014, 04:47 PM ET
There are a lot of fitness trackers out there to choose from, but which one is right for you?
18 December 2014, 12:22 PM ET
Using a new technique called 4D printing, researchers can print out 3D structures that are capable of changing their shapes over time.
18 December 2014, 02:02 AM ET
The UK’s video games industry body Tiga has called for the products to be treated like other creative industries such as television or film, rather than mere “software.”