An Australian team unveils the fundamental building block of a scalable quantum computer that could be embedded in today's silicon chips
In Washington, CEO Tim Cook defended Apple's R&D cost sharing arrangements.
Upgraded robot vision will be just one of the uses for the new version of Microsoft's gesture control camera.
Pinpoint predictions are a long way off, but taking into account daily odds might help make the public more alert.
Can cultural factors be more important than censorship in shaping Chinese surfing habits? Two researchers argue that a new study of the way global websites cluster together supports this idea
Jolla Mobile, formed by Nokia refugees, launches a phone with interchangable back-panels and the Sailfish OS
Hardware that tracks your head, eyes and hands will make the follow up to Second Life very different to the pioneering virtual world.
A $300 million project seems to have failed to produce a cheap way to make fuel from algae.
The ability to copy electronic code makes one-time pads vulnerable to hackers. Now engineers have found a way round this to create a system of cryptography that is invulnerable to electronic attack
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