Technology

Japan Company To Give Maglev Tech To U.S. For Free

The Japanese rail operator JR Tokai said it would not charge the US to license its proprietary “maglev” technology, which allows trains to hover about 4 inches (10 centimeters) above tracks and travel at speeds of 310 mph (500 kph), … It is…

Microsoft’s 18-year-old Hover game is back

You remember Hover, right? If you’re one of our many readers born after 1995, you probably don’t. But that’s OK: we’re here to educate you, dear millennials. The game, which came installed on Windows 95 in the “Fun Stuff” folder, is making a comeback

Android Device Manager scores remote locking feature

Google’s Android Device Manager has only been locating phones for over a month, but that’s not stopping Mountain View from adding new features. Android Police spotted that the online dashboard now allows users to remotely lock their smartphones wi…