The U.S. government plans to produce a buyer's guide to power-converting roofing materials.
PayPal's owner, eBay, is taking a long look at Google's new online payment system. It's easy to see why.
Cellulose films could provide flapping wings and cheap artificial muscles for robots.
A smaller, more powerful chip set announced by VIA Technologies could make mobile computing much easier.
Bowing the U.S. demands, the British government has agreed to turn over Gary McKinnon, accused of hacking several military sites.
A wearable detection device could help millions of people who suffer from epilepsy.
A new method of turning waste heat into electrical power might speed up communications inside computers -- and mark another advance in the field of silicon photonics.
Scientists want to adopt a set of declarations to improve the security of research that uses DNA synthesis. A proponent discusses the whys and wherefores of this effort.
A new psychology study from Missouri U. found that interactive media may alienate some users.
Researchers are developing tools to thwart the copying of films in theaters.