Saturday, September 28, 2013
Google has quietly retooled the closely guarded formula running its Internet search engine to give better answers to the increasingly complex questions posed by Web surfers.
Friday, September 27, 2013
Amazon upped the ante in the tablet wars Wednesday, unveiling upgraded Kindles with a boost in power while adding a “Mayday” button for free, live technical support.
Thursday, September 26, 2013
Australian road safety researchers on Wednesday unveiled a pioneering “attention-powered car” which uses a headset to monitor brain activity and slow acceleration during periods of distraction.
Sunday, September 22, 2013
Timekeeping experts failed on Friday to reach a decision on scrapping the four-decade-old practice of adding extra seconds to clocks, a system opponents say causes headaches in a hi-tech, interconnected world.
NASA is calling off attempts to find its Deep Impact comet probe after a suspected software glitch shut down radio communications in August, officials said on Friday.
Saturday, September 21, 2013
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
U.S. scientists may have found a new way to produce clean energy by way of dirty water, according to a new study out Monday.
Iran has settled on a Persian cat as the best candidate for its latest trial for a manned space mission it hopes to make by 2020, state media reported Monday.
Sunday, September 15, 2013
California could join Japan, Mexico and other earthquake-prone countries that alert residents to the approach of powerful shaking under a bill awaiting approval from the governor.
Saturday, September 14, 2013
The tongue-in-cheek Ig Nobel awards were handed Thursday to dozens of scientists, including those who confirmed drunk people think they are more attractive and studied the onion enzyme that makes us cry.