Archive: 07/22/2005

Perfect 10 tests copyright law

Perfect 10, an online and print-based adult-entertainment company, is testing the limits of copyright-infringement liability in a series of lawsuits against Internet search engines Google and Amazon's A9 that are in preliminary ...

Jul 22, 2005 2.5 / 5 (2) 0

Mobile WiMax coming soon

A GMC Yukon Denali motors down the road, while the passengers inside simultaneously receive mobile calls over the Internet, and streaming video at up to 2.5 Mbps, on a variety of devices.Cutting-edge? You bet, ...

Jul 22, 2005 2.1 / 5 (17) 0

Clock-work plants

Researchers at the University of Cambridge found that the biological clock in plants increases photosynthesis, helping them grow faster. The biological clock, which allows individual plant cells to estimate the time of day, ...

Jul 22, 2005 1 / 5 (1) 0

Revelations about the center of the Earth

Recently, seismologists have observed that the speed and direction of seismic waves in Earth’s lower mantle, between 400 and 1,800 miles below the surface, vary tremendously. “I think we may have discovered ...

Jul 22, 2005 4.8 / 5 (4) 0