Saturday, August 27, 2005

A Doll That Can Recognize Voices, Identify Objects and Show Emotion
A new doll with speech-recognition, memory chips, radio frequency tags, scanners and facial robotics will test the appeal of high-tech toys marketed to girls.

Google Gets Better. What's Up With That?
Google announced a new version of Google Desktop Search and a free instant-messaging program, called Google Talk. How good are they?

Drones Will Be Used to Help Fight Wildfires
Firefighters are planning for a new ally in fighting wildfires, a remote-controlled spy plane that does not mind smoke and can see in the dark.