LVMH, Google unite against fake online luxury goods
French luxury products group LVMH and Internet search engine Google have agreed to work together to fight the sale of counterfeit goods online, the two firms said on Thursday.
Android dominant in two-horse smartphone race
Google Android dominated the global smartphone market in 2014, holding an 81.5 percent market share, with Apple's iOS second and no strong third player, market tracker IDC said Tuesday.
Scientists build a better eye on our world
Science begins with observation, and many defining moments in scientific progress followed the introduction of new ways to observe the world, from microscopes and telescopes to X-rays and MRIs.
Finding a job may be the hardest nut for a new scientist to crack
The typical biography of a scientist might look something like this.
Smart and socially adept: Individuals who demonstrate both qualities achieve greatest success in workplace
Wanted: Highly skilled individual who is also a team player. In other words, someone who knows his or her stuff and also plays well with others.
Rhino horn trafficking up 30-fold: wildlife group
The trafficking of African rhinoceros horn on the black market has surged 30-fold in the past 13 years and is now running "out of control," animal protection advocates said Thursday.
Samsung may launch first Tizen phone in India
Samsung Electronics Co., which faces a slowdown in emerging market smartphone sales, will release its long-delayed Tizen-powered handset in India before the end of this year, a report said Monday.
Three Bay Area tech startups announce holiday IPOs
Some of us may still be recovering from our Thanksgiving turkey dinners, but the holiday certainly didn't suck any energy from the IPO market.
Starting salaries largely stagnant; internship scene improves
The job market for new college graduates may be heating up fast, but starting salaries will see only modest growth, a Michigan State University economist says in a new study. ...
Apple plans iPad event on Oct. 16
Apple on Wednesday sent out invitations to an October 16 event expected to spotlight updates to its line of iPad tablet computers.
Easy measurement of the effect of fine dust
Fine dusts from industry, traffic, and households are omnipresent. Still, they are difficult to capture by reliable medical measurements. KIT researchers have now developed an exposure system, by means of ...
Android grabs more tablet market share
Global sales of tablet computers edged higher in the second quarter, in the slowest growth since 2009, research firm Strategy Analytics said Wednesday.
Housing a barrier to settlement
In Australia's competitive private housing market, the chances of securing a property without references or a hefty bond are slim to none.
GoPro shares soar on first day of trading
Shares in the company behind GoPro cameras, used to capture sports action from players' perspectives, jumped more than 30 percent on their first day of trading.