The article incorrectly implied the endorsement of an MIT professor.
Every widely implemented standard for online video is now covered by a raft of patents, including the new VP8 codec from Google, say multiple sources.
Performance is boosted by algorithm that caches frequently-used data.
A billion dollars within four years, according to one company executive.
Geothermal vents created life's left-handed amino acids, according to a new theory that claims to have solved one of biology's greatest puzzles.
A new screen could enable more sophisticated touch computing and glasses-free 3-D.
A new way to move charged particles could mean a better chance of finding life on the red planet.
A startup aimed at tracking live events on the Web unveils its product.
Facebook promises to respond to user criticism, but it remains to be seen how far the company will go.
An ultra-private search engine hopes to attract users tired of handing over personal information.