May 21- Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry Ltd said it plans to buy back 12 million shares, sending its stock up nearly 2 percent in extended trading in the United States. BlackBerry said it would buy the shares, representing about 2.6 percent of its outstanding public float, over the Nasdaq Stock Market or on the Toronto Stock Exchange, subject to approval.» Read More
Start-ups are taking your smart devices to the next level, including an 80-inch touchscreen projector and a mouse that can scan anything.
The CNBC crowd has spoken and chose Hoverbike drone as Tech Crowd leader, which soon hopes to be the first manned flying motorcycle.
Apple's stock touched a new high, reflecting renewed faith in CEO Tim Cook's ability to outwit competition and expand the technological hit factory.
Start-ups are innovating the way bikers easy ride, including these two ideas currently being crowdfunded: a hoverbike and a smart helmet.
The votes have been tallied and the CNBC crowd has spoken: OwnPhones has become the latest Tech Crowd leader of the week.
Taking a little time off this summer? The email avalanche is so dreadful that some workers might consider skipping vacation altogether.
Using a mobile banking app to make a deposit may be convenient, but it can delay access to those funds by a week or more.
Your appliances know you’re not home – who else does?, asks Gary Davis, chief consumer security evangelist at McAfee.
A bill that requires all new smartphones sold in California to come loaded with a "kill switch" passed the legislature.
A metasearch travel website is expanding its audience with an offbeat ad campaign, Skift reports.
The 3-D market is projected to reach $175 billion by 2020. Startups are crowdfunding some wild ideas, including 3-D pens and earbuds.
A California bill that would require cellphone makers to install a “kill switch” to render stolen devices inoperable has passed the state legislature.
Consumer discounts on refurbished products can be steep compared with hot-off-the-line new products, especially for home appliances.
CNBC put two Kickstarter projects head-to-head and NudeAudio's high performance speaker took the crown.
El Al Airlines has added a clown to the cabin crew of select long-haul flights to keep kids entertained. Other carriers have nannies.
A tourist seeking to take pictures of Yellowstone National Park crashed a camera-equipped drone into its largest hot spring.
The wave of innovation will eliminate even more blue-collar jobs and it could also threaten significant numbers of white-collar workers.
A New York hotel was suffering a severe backlash to its posted policy of charging $500 extra if guests posted bad reviews online.
The offer by Iliad for T-Mobile is set to be rejected by the US firm having failed to meet the value put on the business by Telekom, FT reports.
The latest from the Internet of things and wireless daily living: wearable device footwear and pocket-size, high performance speakers.