1. 4 cool tech innovations that could revolutionize sports

    A soccer ball that measures its own flight path? Yeah, there’s an app for that


  2. 6 super-helpful iOS8 tricks you probably don’t know about

    An emergency information card, instant backup connectivity, and more


  3. Kaczynski’s methods were crazy, but his loss of faith in the technological frontier is all around us. Consider the trivial but revealing hallmarks of urban hipsterdom: faux vintage photography, the handlebar mustache, and vinyl record players all harken back to an earlier time when people were still optimistic about the future.

  4. The week’s best editorial cartoons

    Artists poke fun at Obama’s ISIS strategy, Apple’s new Watch, and more




  7. It’s difficult to discern what Apple is these days, besides a place for the Apple faithful to congregate.

    Seriously, what’s the point of the Apple Watch?

    The tech company’s latest offering is little more than a fashion accessory




  10. This new virtual assistant wants to be the Siri of your dreams

    Meet Viv, the latest from the creators that brought you Siri


  11. South Korea has robots to cheer at its baseball games

    Fans can send proxies to the stadium to cheer, chant, and even do the wave


  12. Here’s Microsoft’s oddly prescient ‘smart home,’ from 1999

    Back in 1999, the future belonged to Microsoft