A 23-year-old law student faces disciplinary action after he posted an embarrassing picture of the school's founder on Facebook.
Paris (France) – The European Space Agency (ESA) has released new images of the lake and seas of Saturn’s moon and may provide new insight in the history of Earth and a time before life arose.
A Texas man was subjected to death by lethal injection after a computer glitch reportedly prevented his appeal from being filed on time.
IBM wants to create a new standard for virtual worlds, allowing users to create one profile for use in several different applications.
Mozilla announced this week that it is ramping up efforts to bring Internet and software platforms to cell phones, including a mobile version of Firefox.
If you thought the iPhone was a safe bet among Americans for a most wanted Christmas gift, think again. A survey released today, the appeal of the fancy phone may have lost traction and is not part of the current top 10 and is ranked behind products such as laptops, digital cameras, the PS3 and HD players.
The latest addition to Google's massive acquisition portfolio is Jaiku, a Finnish start-up specializing in mobile and Web-based intant messaging.
Two European scientists share the 2007 Nobel Prize for Physics for discovering GMR, the technology which makes hard drives possible.
Notorious peer-to-peer service provider BitTorrent has shown a slide away from illegal practices in the recent past, and is taking that further with a new video streaming technology.
Nice (France) - A company called Moteur Developpment International (MDI) has developed an engine that runs very efficiently on compressed air. Installed in a prototype car, the four-cylinder engine delivers enough power for speeds of 68 mph, with a range of 124 miles. And the best part, it can be completely refueled from dead-empty in four hours on $2 in electricity. When it enters production, it will start at about $13,000 dollars.
Best Buy has outpaced behemoth retailers like Wal-Mart and Amazon by a "large margin" when it comes to HD DVD and Blu-ray, according to a new report from NPD.
Tivo has added a new partnership in its quest to offer an all-in-one media box, allowing users to stream music directly from their DVR box.
Following examples such as the one set by Nvidia, Google and IBM today said that they will be providing “hardware, software and services to augment university curricula and expand research horizons.”
Florida State University researchers have discovered a new material which may become to quantum computers what silicon is to modern computers.
According to a new Internet tracking report, although Netflix's Blu-ray pages receive more hits, users are more likely to set HD DVD as their preferred format.
Craig Venter, the U.S. scientist involved heavily in the effort to decipher the human genome, has made a startling announcement. He intends to create the first artificial lifeform made from man-made, or constructed DNA, made entirely from laboratory chemicals. UPDATE: Indiana University will soon be reporting findings on the damage done to aquatic ecosystems from a particular type of genetically modified corn.
Google has improved customization on its personalized homepage tool, allowing an entire slate of new gadgets to be added to the mix.