An international team of astronomers has discovered a weird pair of stars which orbit around each other in just five and a half minutes.
Microsoft has reversed a restriction it had on Gamertag names that prevented people from using words like "gay." It decided to remove the restriction based on user feedback.
If the latest Comscore report is any indication, the average Internet user who watches online video will soon view over 200 videos a month, or more than 6 each and every day. Nearly half of those come from YouTube.
Research firm Strategy Analytics has taken a position that some in the gaming industry may find unexpected: saying that the Playstation 3 will outsell other consoles by the time their repective life cycles end.
Microsoft recently showcased an Xbox 360 game that was playable on both a Windows-based PC and a Windows 7 mobile phone.
Valve has announced that it will be bringing both the Steam gaming service and Source (Engine) to the Mac.
Tired of endless Windows security updates but can't afford a Mac? Well, Google Chrome may be the operating system for you.
2K Games has inked a lucrative licensing agreement with Playboy to display more than 50 vintage magazine covers and Centerfolds in Mafia II.
Verizon has claimed that its 4G LTE (Long Term Evolution) network field trials achieved peak download speeds of 40 to 50 megabits per second (Mbps) and upload rates of 20 to 25 Mbps.
Panasonic has embarked on a new campaign to promote its 3D television sets in Best Buy stores across the United States.
The United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) has identified a "backdoor" in Energizer's DUO USB battery charger software that allows unauthorized remote system access.
Microsoft's Bing is filtering out the sexy stuff in Arab countries, as well as terms like 'gay' or 'homosexual', the OpenNet Initiative has found.
AMD announced this morning that it is providing game developers with free access to Digital Molecular Matter (DMM), a physics simulator created by AMD partner Pixelux. The move is part of a new initiative in the game development community called "Open Physics."
Ubisoft has apologised to gamers for the fact that its servers went down over the weekend, saying it was attacked by a hacker.
MIT researchers have discovered a completely new way of producing electricity - and they don't fully understand how it works.
Geologists have found evidence that ice covered the whole world 716.5 million years ago.
Two tech sites have received 'cease and desist' letters after reporting that online retailer Newegg was inadvertently supplying counterfeit Intel chips to customers.
Four in five people around the world reckon internet access is their fundamental right, according to a poll conducted for BBC World Service.
Display start-up Pixel Qi says that swapping a laptop screen for one of its own models can greatly extend battery life - and it's so easy a five-year-old can do it.
A new survey conducted by ChangeWave claims that Apple’s iPad is likely to have a “major impact” on the e-Reader, laptop and home entertainment markets.