Yahoo Mail now gives users a more advanced search filter, an easier contacts manager, and the ability to send instant and text messages from the webmail application.
Batavia (IL) - TG Daily recently had an opportunity to visit the facilities of Fermilab, home of the Tevatron, currently the world's highest energy particle accelerator. Join us on a tour through a stunning world of machinery that accelerates protons close to the speed of light to help scientists research topics of matter, space and time.
Tokyo (Japan) – Cue up the Matrix jokes because Sony has developed a biological battery that runs on glucose. The so-called “bio battery” converts the sugar into electricity with the help of enzymes, oxygen and water. Sony researchers proved the batteries work by stringing four of them together and powering a Walkman.
Senior VP at Warner Home Video Steve Nickerson announced that he will step down, relinquishing his position as the highest profile movie studio executive who still supported both Blu-ray and HD DVD.
Los Angeles police officers are riding in style with a new police car that’s bristling with cameras, computers and even a GPS projectile launcher.
Researchers at the University of California in Santa Barbara last year were able to create a silicon-based laser capable of emitting 4 ps (picoseconds) light pulses. This remarkable achievement broke past the silicon/laser barrier which had plagued scientists for decades. Its invention now also paves the way for electrically controlled silicon communication devices operating at speeds of about 40 Gb/s.
Google announced today that it has launched a new embedded HTML code for Google Maps, allowing users to add a map to their website with a simple copy-and-paste code.
Wal-Mart announced today that it has begun selling unprotected MP3 files at its online music store at prices that still undercut most other DRM-ridden tracks.
BMW has launched its give-away of its previously 100 production-ready Hydrogen 7 cars in North America, Europe and Japan. 25 of those cars will make it to the U.S. and "selected" drivers - mostly celebrities – who will promote hydrogen technology simply by driving and being seen in those cars.
Scientists from Virginia Tech announced that they are developing a portable pyrolysis unit that will create bio oil from poultry litter.
Is your computer mouse your first thought when you get up in the morning? Are you obsessed with email, MySpace or YouTube? A psychiatrist said that such behavior should be put on the same level with other extreme addictive disorders and be treated as such.