From the editor in chief
Leading Japan's best-known consumer electronics company into the new world of "convergence" is a very small, very un-Japanese research lab based on an illustrious model: Xerox PARC.
An experimental gene-therapy treatment kills an eighteen-year-old volunteer in a clinical trial. Is this the final blow for a much-beleaguered technology?
British radio goes digital, led by the BBC.
New software extends hyperlinking.
Rubber chip promises a cheap way to segregate cells.
The latest commercial Web offering: genetic data.