While many startups still operate in "stealth" mode, a growing number instead bring out public "beta" versions of their software.
Multipurpose nanostructures help find, detect, and destroy malignant cells.
Environmentalists have generally been opposing wind farms, such as the Altamont Pass farm east of San Francisco and in Nantucket Sound, and I think they're making a big mistake. Most of their concerns are for wildlife--raptors and golden eagles in...
A prototype unveiled this week hints at true "instant on" computing.
Yahoo hopes to trump Google with its Open Content Alliance publishing venture.
An MIT mechanical engineer has teamed up with molecular biologists to study the complex mechanisms behind diseased cells.
New Web technologies let entrepreneurs do more with less, but they'll still need venture funding to grow.
An excellent article in today's Salon magazine provides a thorough assessment of the state of broadband access in the United States. The U.S. continues to fall behind other countries in broadband penetration. The problem, according to the article, stems from...
If prizes like the Grand Challenge work so well at advancing technology, why not create more of them?
New techniques for making embryonic stem cell lines may not quiet ethical debate.