Technology

Too Busy for Pokemon? These Entrepreneurs Will Play for You

VIDEO GAMES | By Ezra Kaplan | Jul 23
Too busy with your real life to play the hit augmented reality game "Pokemon Go"? For a price, some entrepreneurs will play the game for you.

'Mr. Robot,' 'Suicide Squad' Debut in VR Form At Comic-Con

PERSONAL TECH | By Derrik J. Lang | Jul 23
The creators of the USA Network hacker drama and the Warner Bros. supervillain mash-up respectively premiered virtual reality experiences Thursday in atmospheric venues located outside the San Diego Convention Center.

DOT Secretary Wants More Rigorous Reviews of Robotic Cars

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Liedtke | Jul 23
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said Tuesday that he wants government regulators and the auto industry to work more closely together to test self-driving technology.

Having Stomach Troubles? Try Swallowing An Origami Robot

SCIENCE | By Matt O'Brien | Jul 23
Has your child swallowed a small battery? In the future, a tiny robot made from pig gut could capture it and expel it.

How 'Pokemon Go' Went From Prank to Phenomenon

VIDEO GAMES | By Michael Liedtke | Jul 22
The origin of "Pokemon Go" is as peculiar as any of the Voltorbs or Snorlaxes that players track and capture in the surprise hit game.