NASA Orbiter finds new gully channel on Mars

A comparison of images taken by the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter in November 2010 and May 2013 reveal the formation of a new gully channel on a crater-wall slope in the southern highlands of Mars.

Final for the day: summary update from WWDC 2013

Phew! They have said what they wanted to say. The high and mighty have handed down edicts on iOS7, Mac Pro, OS X Mavericks, the new Macbook Air, and iTunes Radio.

Anonymous takes on Mexican Zeta drug cartel

Cyber activists associated with Anonymous are targeting the violent Zeta drug cartel in Mexico by threatening to expose members of the group.

California wants to put GMO labeling on 2012 ballot

California is toying with the idea of putting an initiative on the 2012 state ballot that would require the labeling of GMO-based ingredients in food.  

Ron Paul, Barney Frank to introduce bill to end war on marijuana

Congressmen Ron Paul, Barney Frank and others are planning on introducing a bill today aimed at chopping off one of the major arms of the war on drugs. They want to end the federal battle against marijuana.

Ron Paul, Barney Frank to introduce bill to end war on marijuana

Congressmen Ron Paul, Barney Frank and others are planning on introducing a bill today aimed at chopping off one of the major arms of the war on drugs. They want to end the federal battle against marijuana.

Industry heavyweights & startups converge at the TM Forum in Dublin

Walking into a mobile trade show, you’re immediately hit with company names you recognize from everyday tech life. 

Nokia tries to entice US customers with $80 Astound

After failing to attract, well, anybody in the US with its high-end smartphones, Nokia has opted for a different route.

Sprint makes history again with fastest 3D 4G phone

AT&T may be the first to launch a '4G' phone phone with 3D capabilities to the market, but Sprint says AT&T's network is really just 'faux G.'

Playbook is ready for game time on April 19

Research in Motion's Blackberry Playbook, a business-oriented answer to the iPad, will go on sale April 19.

Samsung adds two to Galaxy Tab portfolio

Samsung has just announced a complete overhaul to its Galaxy Tab line of tablets, not only introducing two new models but also with an expansive shakeup to the software on the back end.

Trends & predictions for SXSW 2012

Heading to the airport in a pick-up truck with the windows down, blasting country music, I thought about the week I spent in Austin, Texas. What was this year’s SXSW all about and what’s in store for next year?

Location-based apps take center stage at SXSW

SXSW is a show defined by minds and ideas, rather than the announcement of new consumer electronics.

SXSW 2011: Day 1 in pictures

As I wrote yesterday, SXSW, or South by Southwest is the culmination of all things awesome. 



SXSW raises money for Japanese quake victims

The SXSW (South by Southwest) community has kicked off fund-raising efforts in conjunction with the Red Cross to help raise funds for Japanese quake and tsunami victims.

Texas or bust: I'm headed to SXSW

A tech tradeshow is usually just a tradeshow; that is unless you’re headed to SXSW.

Detroit’s RoboCop love won’t die

There are some causes that people believe in so much that they’ll organize their efforts to achieve a common goal. For citizens in the city of Detroit that goal is a statue of their cyborg hero, RoboCop.

Google facing criticism over relationship with US government, privacy

Don’t be evil. Google claims that’s their company motto but consumer and taxpayer advocacy group, Consumer Watchdog has accused the Internet giant of committing misdeeds last week.

How CES had a lot of 3D news but made no 3D buzz

We knew going into CES that 3D would yet again be another big trend. But because of the rather scattered state of the 3D industry right now, no one really cared what anyone had to show.

Lady Gaga unveils line of Polaroid products

Wanna capture your next Bad Romance on film? There's a camera for that, and it comes to us from Polaroid and Lady Gaga.