Potentially toxic wastes gather in overseas workshops where electronics gear from the U.S. and Europe is dismantled.
This sketch shows which pests try to detect or undo rival pests.
Aspen Aerogels makes materials designed to be not only lightweight but also capable of withstanding extreme cold and heat.
Google invades Microsoft territory as it launches a beta version of Google Desktop Search.
Testers have been dissecting the beta version of Microsoft's next big OS since late July. Here's a look at some of the features you might end up using.
Canon gives its digital camera lineup a complete overhaul--and adds some new printers as well.
Intel's new CEO Paul Otellini looks to dual cores processors and WiMax for growth.
Google takes on AOL, Yahoo and Microsoft with its own instant-messaging program that allows text chat and computer-to-computer voice connections.
The hurricane hit land in Louisiana but changed direction to miss New Orleans--but spread devastation into Mississippi instead.
Microsoft introduces its first line of laser mice along with more comfortable keyboards.
iPod Nano, which is 80 percent smaller than the original iPod, and an iTunes-enabled cell phone called the Rokr are unveiled.
Sun shows off its new line of x86 servers, a move the company hopes will rebuild its reputation and finances.
Sun is launching the first members of its new family of Galaxy servers.
Big money can be made if you're the first to claim a new invention. Sometimes the routine even slips through.
At Microsoft's Professional Developer Conference, Bill Gates showed off some key features of Office 12.