Global communication has turned Maori chants-and other indigenous musical forms-into def jams.
Vendors regroup after the debacle of first-generation home networks.
Smart devices and virtual clinics will aid astronauts and, eventually, people in remote locations back on earth.
We round up this week's most intriguing items from around the Web.
MP3's creators ready a better-sounding version of the ubiquitous online music format and finally reveal their licensing scheme for streaming MP3.
A yen for caffeine helped to put the first video camera on the Net.
Left unchecked, cable firms will funnel Internet traffic to their own content--and the Web won't be worldly or wise.
Telecommunications companies are spending billions to prepare high-speed mobile wireless networks. But it's not clear whether the technologies will work...or if we even need them.