About time: New record for atomic clock accuracy
In another advance at the far frontiers of timekeeping by National Institute of Standards and Technology researchers, the latest modification of a record-setting strontium atomic clock has achieved precision ...
The mysterious dark energy that speeds the universe's rate of expansion
The nature of dark energy is one of the most important unsolved problems in all of science. But what, exactly, is dark energy, and why do we even believe that it exists?
Comcast deal may be dead, but cable consolidation will go on (Update)
Even if Comcast's $45.2 billion bid for Time Warner Cable is dead, consolidation among the companies that pipe in our TV, phone and Internet will carry on.
Apple Watch users to get health-related app choices
The world's first watches ran on springs and could run hours behind. The newest watches will measure heart rate and even ask how you're feeling.
Microalgae used for green asphalt
Microalgae offer a highly promising alternative to petroleum products without competing for resources used in the food industry. They have now been used for the first time to make asphalt. Researchers have ...
Winners and losers of the demise of the big Comcast deal
In the aftermath of Comcast's decision to walk away from buying Time Warner Cable, some winners and losers are emerging.
Comcast abandons Time Warner Cable bid after gov't pushback
What killed Comcast's $45 billion bid for Time Warner Cable? Regulators' desire to protect the Internet video industry that is reshaping TV.
How the first smart shopping mall in Europe works
Researchers from Zendos Tecnología and the IMDEA Networks Institute have developed an innovative tool to analyze the behavior of customers and visitors to shopping malls. The result is a technological platform called Ubicua ...