Tech

433 Shares Image: klikr By Team CommerceMashable Shopping2017-07-02 11:00:00 UTC What do your television, air conditioner, cable box, and ceiling fan all have in common? They can soon all be controlled through the smartphone in your pocket.     The KlikR Universal Remote Control provides a welcome respite from remote mayhem…

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316 Shares Self-driving cars, beware.Image: Shutterstock / Max Niessen By Emma Hinchliffe2017-07-01 15:17:03 UTC Self-driving cars can make it through ice, snow, thunderstorms, and the winding streets of Pittsburgh.  What can’t they handle? Kangaroos.  Volvo admitted this week that its self-driving technology’s “Large Animal Detection system” was flummoxed by kangaroos. …

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217 Shares Human rights activist Ahmed Mansoor shows Associated Press journalists a screenshot of a spoof text message he received in Ajman, United Arab Emirates.Image: Jon Gambrell/AP/REX/Shutterstock By Colin Daileda2017-06-19 23:15:56 UTC Mexican journalist and human rights lawyers have been getting some troubling texts.  Some come in the guise of…

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