Australian airline Qantas is upgrading its fleet to include both wired and wireless Internet access and laptop power ports in most seats.
Three former Harvard students have filed a lawsuit against Facebook, claiming the founder of the social networking site stole their intellectual property.
Cambridge (MA) – MIT researchers have developed a fuel-efficient car engine that doesn’t use a spark to ignite fuel. The homogeneous charge compression ignition engine (HCCI) combines elements from standard spark ignition and diesel engines. Researchers say the engines cut pollution and improve fuel economy by several miles per gallon.
The latest addition in Google's acquisition pocket is ImageAmerica, a company that takes high resolution aerial images around the country.
After a couple bumps in the road, the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) initiative has begun its path to helping children in impoverished nations.
While Google is still reeling from Internet privacy debates, Ask.com has swooped in to offer a new service that won't keep track of user searches.
Even though AMD lost a lot of money last quarter, it managed to keep Intel from cutting deeper into its market share.
China smashed its record by the end of the first half of 2006, closing in on the US as the world's biggest population of Internet users.
The United States helped raise PC shipments in the second quarter by 12.5% compared to last year.
This is the first install of what will be a periodic, ongoing series on how migrate from Microsoft's Windows to other Operating systems. This first article provides insight in the much discussed Ubuntu Linux.
Google's tepid entry into the world of physical advertising has now reached more than 225 newspapers.
Around 75% of Web surfers watched online video during the month of May, each taking in an average of over two hours.
Traditional space suits are big, bulky and quite frankly not very sexy, but that could change if Dava Newman has her way.
There is no slowdown in sight: The Internet keeps growing at an accelerated pace, adding 20.4 million new sites in the first half of this year, according to web analysis firm Netcraft.
Seattle (WA) - Microsoft has filed a patent application that takes a new look at how to manage and organize active applications on a computer.
The patent talks about "A way to manage windows for a plurality of tasks in a display is to represent windows with images smaller than the windows and place the smaller images off to a side of the display."
Analyst Opinion - While many of my peers were watching the battle between consoles and PCs this week and were wondering, like me, if Sony has lost the console war, we’ll save a console discussion for the future. Today, we’ll focus on what’s new in the PC market.
An international team of scientists has developed an organic solar cell that achieves 6.5% efficiency. While this figure is notably less than today's non-organic solutions (which reach efficiencies in excess of 40%), the teams' research has finally blasted past the 5% barrier for this type of solar cells.