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Wing Being Examined May Be from Missing Malaysia Airlines Plane

July 29, 2015 | by Melissa Fassbender, Editor, @melfass | Comments

Several news outlets are reporting that a wing recently found on a French island today, could be from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which went missing on March 8, 2014 ...

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Galaxy S6 Fails to Reverse Profit Decline at Samsung

July 30, 2015 10:03 am | by Youkyung Lee, AP Technology Writer | Comments

Samsung Electronics suffered a fifth straight drop in quarterly earnings as the Galaxy S6 failed to reverse its declining fortunes in global smartphone sales ...


Sony Quarterly Profit Up 3-Fold on Currency Gains, Sensors

July 30, 2015 9:59 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Sony said quarterly profit rose threefold as foreign exchange gains and sales of image sensors and Playstation 4 software helped offset declines elsewhere ...


Nokia Profit Grows as Networks Division Leads Turnaround

July 30, 2015 9:56 am | by Matti Huuhtanen, Associated Press | Comments

Nokia enjoyed a solid 60 percent rise in net profit in the second quarter, with a good performance in its core networks division suggesting the Finnish company is succeeding in ...


Nokia Launches Virtual Reality Camera for 3D Video

July 30, 2015 9:31 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Nokia says it's launching a virtual reality camera that will be able to capture three-dimensional video designed for professional content creators. The ball-shaped Nokia OZO VR ...


Malaysian Premier: Plane Debris to Be Sent to France

July 30, 2015 9:30 am | by Greg Keller & Sylvie Corbet, Associated Press | Comments

A sea-crusted wing part washed up on an island in the western Indian Ocean may be the first trace of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 since it vanished nearly a year and a half ago, and ...

California Guard Uses Drone to Search for Missing Teacher

July 30, 2015 9:27 am | by Julia Horowitz, Associated Press | Comments

The California National Guard is using a drone to search El Dorado National Forest for a missing San Francisco teacher, marking the first time the Guard has used an unmanned aircraft for a ...


Photos of the Day: Plane Debris Found in Ocean Could Belong to Missing MH370 Flight

July 30, 2015 9:26 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

This image taken from video, shows a piece of debris from a plane, Wednesday, July 29, 2015, in Saint-Andre, Reunion. Air safety investigators, one of them a Boeing investigator ...


Toyota Robot Can Pick Up After People, Help the Sick

July 30, 2015 9:25 am | by Yuri Kageyama, AP Business Writer | Comments

Toyota's new robot that glides around like R2-D2 is devoted to a single task: picking things up. HSR, short for "human support robot," comes with a single ...


IBM's Watson Computing Technology Learns Japanese

July 30, 2015 9:21 am | by Yuri Kageyama, AP Business Writer | Comments

The IBM Watson super-brainy computing technology, which has helped organize massive data as well as beaten champions on the Jeopardy TV show, is now learning Japanese ...


Mini Recalls About 35K Cars to Bolster Side Crash Resistance

July 30, 2015 9:18 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Mini is recalling about 35,000 cars in the U.S. and Canada because they don't meet side-impact crash-test requirements. The recall includes certain Cooper and ...


Tesla Offers 1st Incentive in Owner Referral Program

July 30, 2015 9:14 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Electric car maker Telsa Motors Inc. is offering its first incentive, $1,000 to new-car buyers who are referred by current Tesla owners. Owners who make a referral also ...


Ford F-150 Gets Mixed Crash Test Results

July 30, 2015 9:09 am | by Dee-Ann Durbin, AP Auto Writer | Comments

Ford's new aluminum-sided F-150 pickup saw mixed results in new crash tests by the insurance industry, and the damaged trucks cost more to repair than steel-bodied ones ...


Fiat Chrysler Raises Outlook as Q2 Profits Jump 70 Percent

July 30, 2015 9:07 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles raised its revenue forecast after strong sales in North American and recovery in the European market boosted second-quarter profits by 70 percent ...


Honda Opens New Silicon Valley Facility, Announces R&D Initiative

July 29, 2015 2:44 pm | by Jake Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter | Comments

Honda opened its new Silicon Valley research and development facility Thursday, thus revamping its operations in the area which started in 2000. The company uses the California-based operation for research and prototyping inventions ...


Back to the Present? Lexus to Unveil Hoverboard Aug. 5

July 29, 2015 1:01 pm | by Jake Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter | Comments

Lexus’ much hyped hoverboard will finally be shown to the public Aug. 5. The Japan-based automaker made the announcement Tuesday via an 18 second video teaser which simply ...


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