Samsung is to preload Yahoo services on tens of millions more phones, including those running Samsung's own Bada platform and Google Android.
Sharp, Panasonic, Fujitsu and NEC are planning to develop a standardized software platform for their cellphones.
A German team has developed software that lets drivers steer simply by looking in the direction they want to go.
They say strangers are just friends you haven't met yet - but it's not a view Stephen Hawking shares. In a new documentary series for the Discovery channel, he suggests that we should be avoiding making contact with aliens at all costs.
WHOI scientists have discovered a group of giant asphalt domes under the sea off Santa Barbara, California.
Drew Brees became the face of one of the most important Super Bowl victories ever when the New Orleans Saints were crowned victorious, and now that face will hit one of the most important video game box covers.
Who uses 3.5-inch floppy disks anymore? No one. So it is a mainly symbolic announcement that Sony will no longer be producing the disks in Japan, officially putting the last death knell on the format.
Twitter is starting to go on a mobile acquisition binge, as for the second time in one month it has bought out a start-up developer that specializes in mobile messaging.
Seemingly not satisfied with its top spot in the free streaming video market, Youtube is beginning to experiment with pay-per-view streaming movie rentals, offering full-length motion pictures starting at $1.99.
Claiming that it has competing a security investigation on the ramifications of iPads inside the country, Israel will no longer confiscate the device from citizens who have "smuggled" one in.
There are apparently three constants in the lives of modern men and women: death, taxes and porn. Well, hopefully not in that order.
The credit card numbers of at least four Blippy customers appear to have found their way onto the fast-moving lanes of the information super-highway.
Jerry Shen has confirmed that Asustek will officially debut its Tegra-powered EEE Pad tablet PC at Computex 2010 in June.
Google is reportedly preparing to enable Wi-Fi 802.11n on its flagship Android-based Nexus One smartphone.
Psyko Audio Labs has introduced a 5.1 headset that allows hardcore PC gamers to precisely identify the source of muffled gunshots, light footsteps and overwhelmingly loud explosions.
Japanese scientists are preparing to develop "mind-reading" robots and consumer electronics that can be controlled by thought.
Lenovo is reportedly considering a possible acquisition of Palm after HTC (unsurprisingly ) declined to make an opening bid for the moribund company.
Barnes & Noble has added a range of new features in its Nook 1.3 software, now beaming its way to wifi-connected e-readers.
The Hubble Space Telescope celebrates its 20th birthday today with the release of another photo that could come straight from the cover of a 1970s prog rock album.
A Florida modeling website has pleaded guilty to child pornography charges for obscene pictures which netted the company over $1 million.