Making water look realistic in computer simulations is devilishly hard. Now computer scientists reveal how the tricks of the trade have changed in the last 30 years
A security flaw, a rival OS rising, and a monster of its own creation could spell trouble for Google's mobile operating system.
Most people don't know their gadgets can already talk to one another, and even be controlled remotely by their utility company.
Astrobiologists have reproduced the conditions on the surface of Europa and found that some extremophiles survive
A next-generation robotic dog will help soldiers.
Researchers already have working prototypes of one potential end-game for Amazon's cloud-turbocharged new tablet: offloading nearly all of a mobile's processing to the cloud.
This week, a selection of papers discussing the recently discovered faster-than-light neutrino effect
...and they may also explain the cosmic ray "knee" problem, one of astronomy's biggest mysteries.
Evidence is mounting that Amazon has larger ambitions for the web browser launching on its new Fire tablet
World Moto set out to make a meter for motorcycle taxis. Its users had other ideas.