Sony PlayStation 4 expected at NY event Wednesday (Update)
Sony is expected to unveil its next-generation gaming system at a New York event Wednesday evening, a development that would give the struggling electronics company a head start over Microsoft and an Xbox 360 successor.
Vagaries of real-world circuitry affect performance of promising new technique in signal processing and imaging
The last 10 years have seen a flurry of research on an emerging technology called compressed sensing. Compressed sensing does something that seems miraculous: It extracts more information from a signal than ...
Will iPads revolutionize in-flight entertainment?
Paul Tamburelli prefers flying United Airlines or British Airways when traveling internationally. It's not just because of the price and schedule. Tamburelli, a vice president of government relations for a Phoenix company, ...
New DARPA challenge is looking for innovative approaches to adaptive, software-based radio communications
Radios are used for a wide range of tasks, from the most mundane to the most critical of communications, from garage door openers to military operations. As the use of wireless technology proliferates, radios ...
Linux and Intel 386 processors will part ways
'Cyber Monday' shoppers spent record $1.46 bn
Online sales for "Cyber Monday," the traditional debut for US holiday Web shopping, jumped to $1.465 billion this year, a research firm said Wednesday.
New ground-based laser system tested against rockets and unmanned aerial system
Lockheed Martin today announced that it has successfully demonstrated a portable, ground-based military laser system in a series of tests against representative airborne targets. Lockheed Martin developed ...
US video game sales drop 25 percent in October
(AP)—A research firm says U.S. retail sales of new video game hardware, software and accessories fell 25 percent in October.
ORBCOMM satellite launched by Falcon 9 has fallen to Earth
The satellite that was launched to orbit as a secondary payload by the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket on October 7, 2012 has deorbited, falling back to Earth. The ORBCOMM OG2 satellite was a prototype communicatio ...
PUFFIN offers graphics card breakthrough versus break-in
Blanketing NASA's Webb telescope's science instrument electronics
(Phys.org)—These engineers from Genesis Engineering Solutions are doing what's called "blanket closeout" and it took two days to complete.
'Darksiders II' tops video games titles in August
(AP)—U.S. retail sales of new video game hardware, software and accessories fell for the ninth straight month in August, according to research firm NPD Group.