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The new HTC One smartphone, announced Sunday, will have a 20-megapixel rear camera and a lens made of sapphire.

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack suggests that instead of companies labeling food for genetically modified organisms, consumers could use their smart phones to scan bar code to determine if the products contain GMOs.

Hyperloop, Elon Musk's transportation dream, will be transported to the real world as early as 2016.

Ericsson has filed nine separate lawsuits against Apple, claiming the company is continuing to use its patents after agreements were not renewed in January.

The FCC's net neutrality rules, voted in yesterday, will probably be challenged in court by a broadband provider or trade group. But FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler is confident that the net neutrality rules will stand up to legal scrutiny.

At its annual Compassion Research Day, Facebook announced that it would be rolling out new tools to assist in suicide prevention for users who display signs of distress.

Apple is set to make some big announcements at a March 9 event, likely about the Apple Watch. But what else could the tech behemoth have in store?

After a federal jury awarded $532.9 million to the patent licensing firm, Smartflash is now suing Apple again for patent infringement involving the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus and the iPad Air 2.

The Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to enforce net neutrality rules, requiring broadband providers to treat all data on their networks equally. The net neutrality rules will ban Internet 'fast lanes' and 'slow lanes,' as well as the throttling of Internet traffic.

On Tuesday, a Texas federal jury ordered Apple to pay $532.9 million for patent infringement. The jury found that Apple's iTunes software infringed on three patents owned by licensing firm Smartflash.

According to FierceWireless and FierceCable, Comcast has been dropping hints that it will enter the mobile industry by offering a Wi-Fi plan through mobile hotspots.

Priced at just $150 off-contract, Motorola's Moto E offers good specs for a low price. And that could have implications beyond saving you money on smart phones.

The Federal Communications Commission is expected to vote on Thursday morning to reclassify broadband Internet providers as "common carriers." That would give the FCC the authority to enforce "net neutrality" principles by requiring those providers to treat Internet traffic equally.

Consumer Reports published its annual brand Report Card for automakers on Tuesday and for the second year in a row Tesla received the highest award for a motor vehicle.

The original Pebble smart watch raised $10.2 million on Kickstarter in 2012, the most money a Kickstarter campaign had ever raised at the time.

Apple's virtual assistant Siri will soon add Russian, Danish, Dutch, Portuguese, Swedish, Thai, and Turkish to its multi-lingual vocabulary, according to reports.

Valve is getting in on the virtual reality game. That’s a big deal – here’s why.

A Minnesota man can now see his wife after being blind for 10 years. How technological advancements are bridging the gap between human limitations and human potential.

Updates to Apple’s operating system, to be released this spring, will include an emoji keyboard that lets users choose among five skin tone options for human emoji characters.

Google has joined a bidding war for the mobile payment market by acquiring technology from Softcard and near-ubiquitous installation of Google Wallet on Android phones. 

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