Ebay's online payment site Paypal has issued a warning that Apple's Safari browser makes users more vulnerable to phishing.
In preparation for this summer’s Olympics, China has just opened the
world’s largest airport terminal in Beijing. More than 50 million
people will scamper through this terminal which is nearly two miles
long and has 120 gates along with 73 aircraft parking spots.
The dramedy that went from Myspace to NBC has been canceled after one episode, after it received the network's worst rating for its time slot in 20 years.
For the past few weeks, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and U.S. Army have been running the ‘Crusher’ six-wheeled robot through torturous recon and cave-clearing missions. By early reports, the robot has performed well and Army personnel have even adapted two popular gadgets to control the bot.
Orlando (FL) - Tributaries just introduced its T12 power strip which promises to solve a common tech problem of “I can’t fit all my power adapters on one strip.” While we usually forward the press releases into a virtual recycle bin, this product caught our attention as it finally solves some of headaches we experience on daily basis.
Sony’s robotic Aibo dog is just as effective as a
real dog in curing loneliness. According to a study conducted by the
St. Louis University, elderly patients in a nursing home became
attached to the dog after several weeks of playing with the non-pooping
Netflix has said that it will start offering more Blu-ray Disc titles since it will no longer stock HD DVD.
In spite of the fact that the creators of HD DVD have officially abandoned the format, Dreamworks Animation is still locked in to an exclusivity contract.
Barcelona (Spain) –Flags, like the checkered finish flag, have always served a critical part in any form of car racing, but drivers can sometimes miss those wavy pieces of fabric driving at 200+ MPH. In a bid to change the status quo between judges, race organization and the drivers themselves, FIA as the world's automotive governing body recently tested digital flags on the Circuit de Catalunya near Barcelona.
People in southern Florida were hit with a massive
power outage after two nuclear reactors spontaneously shut down. The
outage centered on the Miami-Dade area, but also extended to some parts
of Broward County. Nuclear Regulatory Commission reps say the reactors were
probably responding to a weird reading in the power grid and add that
everything should be back to normal shortly.
The Marine Biological Laboratory in Massachusetts has launched a 30,000-page online resource consisting of encyclopedic information about every living creature ever documented.
severed cables causing Internet outages to several countries in recent
years, it was only a matter of time before funding is found to create
another link in the complex globe of cable connections.
ABC announced this week that it will bring some of its most popular television shows to free on-demand video services, but viewers won't be able to skip the commercials.
Ok, let’s not exaggerate. With our everyday PCs, we are still stuck in gigascale and are still waiting for terascale to arrive. But at least scientists will soon have access to petascale capabilities as we learned yesterday and now we know that groundwork on exascale system is already being done.
Ironically, Warner Bros now has one of the strongest HD DVD line-ups over the next few months, despite the fact that it has already announced an upcoming exclusive switch to Blu-ray.