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Facebook’s plan to unite AR, VR and News Feed with 3D posts

sample ads  What if you could digitally sculpt a 3D object and share it on Facebook, play with it in virtual reality or insert it into your world with augmented reality? Facebook is polishing up stages one and two today ...

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How to upgrade your computer for every age student

sample ads CLOSE Columnist Marc Saltzman guides parents on how to shop wisely for back to school computers in this weeks Surf Report. USA TODAY Lenevo All-in-one(Photo: Lenevo) Good news for students (and parents) facing the inevitable computer upgrade: there’s ...

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Ultrasound could waken a sleeping smart home

sample ads  The home of the future, we are assured, will be swarming with tiny sensors: security cameras, carbon monoxide detectors, speakers and everything else. Few need to be running all the time — but how do you wake them ...

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Foolish Take: Nearly 80% of Americans own smartphones

sample ads Leo Sun, The Motley Fool Published 6:30 a.m. ET Feb. 24, 2018 CLOSE According to a Baylor University study, college women spend an average of 10 hours a day on their phones and men spend 8 hours a ...

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The intensifying battle for Africa’s burgeoning tech landscape

sample ads  Long gone are the days when Africa was disparagingly regarded as the White Man’s Burden. Today, Africa is the continent with the youngest demographic in the world, on the brink of a technical renaissance — yet the world’s tech titans ...

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Growing up — and out of your family's cell-phone plan

sample ads Rob Pegoraro, Special for USA Today Published 7:30 a.m. ET Aug. 6, 2017 | Updated 10:05 a.m. ET Aug. 12, 2017 CLOSE Kim Komando has keyboard and smartphone shortcuts that will save time and frustration. Kim Komando/ Special ...

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Mozilla and NSF awards $380K to small projects connecting the unconnected

sample ads  The FCC may be hard at work at “bridging the digital divide,” as Chairman Pai so frequently puts it, and the Connect America Fund II will help. But while the big players are setting up, people all over ...

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Exclusive: Nearly half of parents worry their child is addicted to mobile devices

sample ads CLOSE These ten questions can help determine if your child is really prepared to have their own online device. USA TODAY  Corrections & Clarifications: This story has been updated to clarify the funding plans for Common Sense’s Truth ...

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Humans sow seeds of destruction by abusing poor robot just trying to walk through a door

sample ads  You may remember last week that Boston Dynamics’ latest robot has learned to open doors. Seems like at this point you don’t want to anger them. They will find you. Or rather, they’ll find the company’s designated robot ...

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U-Haul introduces self-service using your smartphone camera

sample ads Russ Wiles, Arizona Republic Published 10:01 a.m. ET Aug. 15, 2017 All steps in U-Haul’s new truck-sharing process are designed to be performed through a smartphone.(Photo: U-Haul International)   PHOENIX — In what it calls a first for ...

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