by Associated Press
Apple's Mac still influences computing today, 30 years after its debut NEW YORK (AP) — Look around. Many of the gadgets you see drew inspiration from the original Mac computer. Computers at the time typically required... Read moreJan 24 2014, 1:15am CST
by Sumayah Aamir
The smart and sexy star, Alison Sweeney is all set to leave the soap opera “Days of Our Lives” soon. After staying on the show for more than two decades, she wants to pay some attention to her son and daughter for a... Read moreJan 22 2014, 7:15am CST
For every action, there is an equal and opposite government program. —unknown
One the heels of a West Virginia water contamination crisis, California hosts a grave water emergency.
Gov. Jerry Brown delivered the ... Read moreJan 18 2014, 1:36pm CST
By Simon St. Laurent
The OSCON call for proposals closes on January 30th. I’ve seen some great explanations of how to write a conference proposal generally, and my co-chair Matthew McCullough has an excellent... Read moreJan 18 2014, 12:56pm CST
Google “glucose” right now, and you’ll find a slew of results with Google in the header. This is because Google is getting into a new market: Diabetes. The company has just revealed a new method for monitoring glucose,... Read moreJan 17 2014, 10:11am CST
If you Google “blood sugar” right now, you’ll find a slew of results with Google in the header. This is because Google is getting into a new market: Diabetes. The company has just revealed a new method for monitoring... Read moreJan 17 2014, 9:21am CST
Many observers feel that energy storage has the potential to be one of the ‘next big things.’ A number of companies are working hard at developing and deploying storage technologies, and raising money as well. Stem – a... Read moreJan 17 2014, 9:21am CST
by Associated Press
European universities launch project to speed robotic development, enable bot-to-bot learning
EINDHOVEN, Netherlands (AP) — Let the robot race begin.
Expectations are high for RoboEarth, a... Read moreJan 17 2014, 3:01am CST
When Bob Dylan famously crooned that the times they are a-changing he was unlikely to be thinking about the technology marketplace. But his lyrics are apt as I sit and reflect on some news that IBM just announced. The... Read moreJan 16 2014, 9:06pm CST
The distributed solar power industry has recruited another brand-name investment backer: the John Hancock Life Insurance Company.
John Hancock, a division of the Canadian financial services conglomerate Manulife... Read moreJan 16 2014, 1:36pm CST