Microsoft Corp. launched a device called Microsoft Band that will allow users to monitor their fitness and exercise regime, marking the world's largest software company's debut into the wearable technology market.Full article
VATICAN CITY -- High above the altar in the Vatican's Sistine Chapel, the halo around Jesus Christ's head in Michelangelo's famous frescoes shines with a brighter glow, thanks to a revolutionary new lighting system. Full article
SAN FRANCISCO -- A pair of influential US film industry organizations on Wednesday put out word that movie theaters should ban smart watches or eyewear that could be used to record movies. Full article
TOKYO -- Japanese video game maker Nintendo Co. Ltd. will develop a device to measure a user's fatigue and map their sleep, CEO Satoru Iwata said on Thursday, the first offering from the company's newly created healthcare division.
South Korea's LG Electronics Inc. said it will wind down its plasma television business by end-November, as a technology long overtaken by liquid crystal display takes one step closer to its demise. Full article
Filipino fans of Sony's critically acclaimed puzzle game Little Big Planet will have plenty to look forward to this November, as the company recently announced the release date of the series' latest installment in the country. Full article