Half the heat believed to have built up on Earth in recent years can't be accounted for.
Social networking. Check. Layoffs. Check. Hot CEO. Uncheck. $750 million valuation. Check. Making money. Uhm.
It seems that wind turbines change how heat dissipates in the areas downwind of them, because they slow the wind as it spins their propellers. Once one begins to think about it, this domino effect makes perfect sense.
Microsoft makes billions. The kids who make its mouse? 52 cents an hour, according to a report published by the International Labor Committee.
Movie companies and recording companies are calling for spyware to be installed on all computers to detect and delete pirated material.
Oracle has issued an emergency patch to seal a critical Java vulnerability that allowed hackers to install malicious software on Windows-based systems.
The State of Israel has officially banned Apple's "magical" iPad from entering the country. But why?
A new type of malware is humiliating porn-lovers in Japan by publishing their web history online and then blackmailing them.
Senior Intel fellow Kevin Kahn has predicted that Light Peak technology could eventually replace USB (3) as the industry standard.
British scientists reckon they've identified the largest comet yet, using data from the ESA/NASA Ulysses spacecraft to measure the region of space disturbed by the its presence.
Einstein famously said that no amount of experimentation would prove him right. But two new studies have backed up his General Theory of Relativity, and one significantly undermines a rival theory.
A team of unknown hackers recently engaged in a "brute force" attack against Apache's servers.
Adobe Systems is reportedly preparing to sue Apple over the latter's decision to ban Flash-converted (and Silverlight) apps on the iPhone 4 SDK.
The US Library of Congress has announced that it is to acquire the entire Twitter archive and preserve it for posterity.
NASA is preparing to launch the first human-like robot to space as part of the Discovery STS-133 mission planned for September.
Often those of us who live with technology get excited about how much a new product can do and forget that most folks don’t want a Swiss Army Knife product nor do they want a Porsche, they want something simple and affordable that does the few things they want to do well.
A British woman has reportedly developed a severe sex addiction after falling off her slippery Wii Fit board.
WTF? Microsoft is sending jobs abroad in a new outsourcing deal and deserves to be teabagged.
Intel is showcasing its oft-delayed Moorestown platform at the annual developers conference in Beijing.
Hitachi has reportedly unveiled details of a new 3D display for handheld electronic devices.
Cisco has introduced its Flip Slide HD video camera. The $280 device stores up to four hours of high-def digital video and up to 12 hours of content.
Intel has confirmed that production of processors featuring its next-gen Hi-K 32 nanometer (nm) "Sandy Bridge" architecture will kick off in late 2010.
Intel has targeted ARM's dominate position in the mobile marketplace by porting Google's Android OS to run on Atom-powered smartphones.
ESO astronomers have discovered nine new exoplanets - and found that several are going the wrong way.
MIT researchers have discovered that a wireless electricity delivery technique they invented three years ago works better when it's used to charge multiple devices at the same time.
Nokia has announced three new low-cost handsets with full Qwerty keyboards aimed at social networking applications.
A new radio astronomy facility has started mapping the universe at very low wavelengths and looking for messages from other civilisations.