Mobile app could speed O'Hare passport lines
International travelers arriving at Chicago's O'Hare airport should find shorter lines at passport control thanks to a smartphone app.
Mother of austistic child develops 'universal language' app
The French mother of an autistic child has created what is believed to be the world's first smartphone application allowing people speaking different languages—or those incapable of speech at all—to communicate ...
Science of learning can help parents, developers grade educational apps
New apps developed for children come online every day and many of them are marketed or labeled as "educational" - but how can we tell which of these thousands of apps will actually help children learn? A ...
Japan robot receptionist welcomes shoppers
She can smile, she can sing and this robot receptionist who started work in Tokyo on Monday never gets bored of welcoming customers to her upmarket shop.
Don't plan to line up for Apple Watch next week
If you're planning on buying the new Apple Watch, don't expect to walk into a store and leave with one next week.
Online excitement but no long lines for Apple Watch debut
An online rush replaced the traditional overnight queues outside Apple stores Friday as the iconic tech company began taking orders and letting shoppers get their hands on its much-vaunted smartwatch for ...
Latest on Apple Watch release: If you're left handed (Updated)
From Beijing to Paris to San Francisco, the Apple Watch made its debut Friday. Customers were invited to try them on in stores and order them online.
Apple Watch's worldwide preview kicks off
Japanese tech fans got their first look Friday at the Apple Watch, with would-be early buyers queuing for a "trial fitting" in Tokyo's chic Omotesando area.
Apple Watch options: 54 combinations of case, band, size
Apple Watch comes with a choice of watch case, band and size—there are 54 possible configurations in all.
Your guide to trying on, ordering Apple Watch
Buying an Apple Watch won't be as simple as walking into an Apple store and handing over your credit card.
Apple Watch isn't the only gadget out this week
The public will have its first chance to see, touch and buy the Apple Watch on Friday, as Apple stores in the U.S. and eight markets abroad start previews and online orders commence.
Review: New Apple Photos app makes fixing, cropping easy
If you're like most people, those hundreds of photos you took on vacation are still on your camera or phone. You shared a handful on Facebook or Instagram, and tell yourself that you'll sift through the others—one ...
The iPhone gets Office Lens app, Android in preview
E-commerce in groceries lags, but ready to take off
Will your milk and eggs become part of the Internet-of-things? So far, e-commerce in the grocery and consumer packaged goods sector has lagged behind the rest of retail.