Ball lightning may be all in the mind, according to scientists at the University of Innsbruck.
The company that killed, nay, murdered, Law & Order, makes kissy face with Microsoft and Silverlight.
Are you concerned about Microsoft's infamous creeping feature syndrome? Do graphics-heavy PowerPoint files and endless Excel spreadsheets keep you awake at night?
The Wall Street Journal reports that Google's interactive TV software, which will be powered by a tailored version of its Android operating system, is expected to be officially announced at its "I/O" event on Thursday.
Epic boss Mike Capps believes rampant software piracy is to blame for the noticeable decline of PC gaming and the rise of the console as a lucrative platform.
ViewSonic is going ultra-green with its new Mini, which reportedly consumes up to 90% less energy than traditional, power-hungry tower PCs.
Got a couple of dings and scratches in your car? Paint chipping away a bit? These would never be problem again if a very high-concept Spanish designer had his say.
Boeing has completed prelaunch testing for the first of 12 next-generation Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF navigation spacecraft.
IBM has selected Nvidia's Tesla 20-series GPU to power a new line of HPC iDataPlex servers.
Foxconn, the Taiwanese manufacturer that is responsible for creating iPods, Xboxes, Kindles, and cell phones, has brought in an army of counselors and even an exorcist to figure out why dozens of people continue to attempt suicide, and more than a handful have succeeded.
Do you have $15,000 to spend on a rather useless robot? No? Well, neither do we. But some greedy and clueless corporate types might.
Seagate has confirmed plans to release a 3TB hard disk drive later this year. However, the 3TB drive will only be recognized by 64-bit operating systems, such as Windows 7, Vista and Linux.
Apple has updated its entry-level $999 MacBook with a 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor, Nvidia GeForce 320M graphics and a 10-hour battery.
Owners of Panasonic's high-end Viera TV models can now make Skype calls directly from their TV without any additional hardware.
Microsoft's announced a new version of Hotmail, adding information management features that are in many cases similar to those found in Gmail.
iPhone users are an impulsive lot - they're nearly twice as likely to have regretted making a Facebook post as the population at large.
Climate change has been a significant factor in mass mammal extinction over most of the last fifty thousand years, according to an international team.
Maybe persuading people to get outdoors and play real sport is just too much hard work - the American Heart Association has announced it's to work with Nintendo to promote 'the benefits of active-play video games'.
Microsoft has agreed to pay VirnetX Holding $200 million to settle a patent dispute over virtual private network (VPN) technology.
Even without cookies, the vast majority of browsers leave unique signatures that can be used to track a user's online activity, according to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF).