Technology

App Helps Iowa Man Get Drunken Driving Conviction Tossed

PERSONAL TECH | By Ryan J. Foley | May 27
An Iowa man's use of a smartphone application to get legal help in the middle of the night proved key in getting his drunken driving conviction overturned.

Best New Theme Park Rides: Virtual Reality, Interactivity

PERSONAL TECH | By Terrance Harris | May 27
You're flying alongside Superman, seeing the world as the Man of Steel views it, thanks to virtual reality headsets on a roller coaster at Six Flags New England.

How Silicon Valley is Taking on News and Media

PERSONAL TECH | May 27
The public battle between tech billionaire Peter Thiel and Gawker Media is intensifying.

Gay Billionaire is Unlikely Hulk Hogan Ally in Gawker Fight

PERSONAL TECH | By Tam | May 27
Former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan has an unlikely ally in his corner for his courtroom cage match with Gawker - a high-tech billionaire with a long-standing grudge against the news-and-gossip site.

AGs: Pelvic Mesh Implants Caused Dire Complications

PERSONAL TECH | By Gene Johnson | May 26
Dawna Hankins was scheduled to have a partial hysterectomy in 2008 when her doctor suggested implanting a vaginal mesh device at the same time to deal with minor incontinence.