Yes, digital gaming is the future

As we all know by now, CDs are not cool. Music fans don't want them in the age of downloading, and unlike vinyl, they may be off the market as a mainstream format within three years or less. 



Digital future seen for next-gen consoles

Will Sony's Playstation 4 and Microsoft's Xbox 720 consoles fail if they do not adopt a digital distribution model? 



Metallica talks 3D and freedom

Metallica certainly has some interesting plans for the future, including their own music festival, a 3D movie, and a new album, with Rick Rubin back at the helm.

Green cars of the future

The Michelin Challenge Design competition made its debut at the Detroit Auto Show in 2002. 



Nvidia eyes an exascale supercomputing paradigm

Simulations powered by petaflop-capable HPC systems help scientists and policy-makers improve their understanding of a wide range of topics.

Future of print video game magazines looks bleak

The next time you see Nintendo Power or The Official Xbox Magazine at a newsstand, don't take it for granted.

Steampunk revives Victorian age in Atlanta

If you’ve ever seen someone decked out in what looked a Victorian era blacksmith outift combined with a futuristic apocalyptic personality, you may have just run into a steampunk.

NASA shows off the aircraft of 2025

NASA's released images of three commercial aircraft designs that it says could be appearing in the skies by 2025.

Astronomers look 10,000 years into the future

Astronomers have long used powerful telescopes to peer into the past. But now, NASA and ESA are using the Hubble Space Telescope to look thousands of years into the future.

Is Google building a Serendipity Engine?

Will Google's search engine eventually evolve into a serendipitous, omnipotent entity?


FCC outlines ambitious National Broadband Plan

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski has outlined an "ambitious" national plan which envisions the US as hosting the world's largest market of high-speed broadband users.