Few thought Palm Island in Dubai would happen. Raouf Ghali made sure it did, along with some of the world's other landmarks.
Smart grid technologies aren't for urban areas alone. But as Bluebonnet is discovering in Texas, the rural path to a modern utility system has its own unique obstacles.
Last Monday we told you that the NSA spying controversy would be a big thing unless there was another "wardrobe malfunction". That same morning, mainstream media led with stories of Miley Cyrus having a malfunction of a "twerking" nature. Did we not tell you this would happen? VMA trumps NSA. Figures.
If the status quo remains in place, Verizon's deal makes sense. However, if the U.S. wireless industry---already saturated---sees a price war or Sprint and T-Mobile step up Verizon's assumptions may be challenged.
Can government intervention finally get contamination under control?
Will Microsoft's acquisition of Nokia's device and services unit be a worthy investment?
Sharing tech is a viable option for small companies that can't afford to invest in the solutions they need. By teaming up with other companies, they can get access to otherwise out-of-reach resources.
Microsoft may be poised to deliver the near-final release candidate of Visual Studio 2013 sooner rather than later.
In the U.S., according to MIT researchers who tracked emissions from vehicle tailpipes, industrial smokestacks, rail operations, and other sources. Which cities suffered the worst impacts?
A new patent application filed by the tech giant would give parents ultimate, absolute control over their children's smartphones and tablets.
Intel spells out its plans for the microserver market and how its new Avoton chip will help it see off the threat from ARM in the emerging ultra low-power server space.
Verizon has agreed to pay $130 billion for Vodafone's stake in the joint venture Verizon Wireless.
Windows Phone is the third-placed mobile operating system, well behind the two leaders; except for some countries where it's actually ahead of iPhone. What's going on and could Windows Phone get even stronger?
MACH, a PC-based system developed at MIT, can coach people to improve their social skills and perform better in job interviews. It could also help people who don't have good interpersonal skills to be more successful at work.
Samsung will be revealing its Galaxy Gear smartwatch this week at IFA, and some photos of a Samsung watch appeared this weekend. Surely these can't be real, though, or Samsung has gone off the deep end.
A bug bounty hunter has been rewarded with $12,500 after discovering the security flaw which left your photos fair game.
Allegations that communications between Dilma Rousseff and her key aides have been intercepted by the US agency increase tension between the countries
Unclear definitions, not patent trolls, are at the root of recent rises in software patent infringement suits, a new U.S. Government Accountability Office study finds.
The next frontier for tweakers was on display at PAX Prime, with more details supposedly to come at an upcoming IDF session.