Solar System's edge redefined

New work from Carnegie's Scott Sheppard and Chadwick Trujillo of the Gemini Observatory reports the discovery of a distant dwarf planet, called 2012 VP113, which was found beyond the known edge of the Solar System.

Crowdfunded Ubuntu Edge smartphone breaks $10m barrier

If you decided to fund your next car purchase by begging for money on a street corner and promising people that you would get a really sweet ride with the money, you would be treated like the tramp that you are. If you go on Kickstarter/Indiegogo or any other crowdfunded site, you are an entrepreneur who knows how to hustle and you are sticking it to the man (VC/Angel/Rich Uncle Larry).   

Razer Ultrabook targets gamers

Razer clearly hearts gamers, having debuted a high-end Windows gaming tablet (Razer Edge) earlier this year, and quickly following up with a 14-inch Ultrabook that launched this week.

GloFo blows whistle on staff shortage

Talk of immigration reform in the US has been halted by partisan bickering for years, and it might be about to start taking its toll on the economy, coupled with less than stellar high school education.

Razer gaming tablet garners mixed reviews

The review embargo has lifted on Razer's long-awaited ($1,000-$1,500) gaming tablet, and the reception has been somewhat less-than-stellar.

Voyager 1 turns 35 as it leaves solar system for ever

Thirty-five years ago today, NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft set off on its journey to interstellar space - and it's now teetering on the edge.

It's a tiny, dual-screen e-reader/tablet combo

Everyone is always debating the question of Amazon or Kindle, e-ink or LCD. Well, now there's a company that's finally saying, "Why not both?"

Google touts AT&T compatible Nexus One

Google has announced an AT&T compatible version of its Nexus One smartphone.

Skype arrives on Symbian smartphones

Skype has released a version of its popular client for Symbian-based Nokia smartphones.