3-D Air-Touch display operates on mobile devices
Generator uses the human body as an electrode to power portable electronics
Study shows how easy it is to determine someone's identity with cell phone data
'Green' data center option makes efficient use of server heat
Britain urges Russia to shut down webcam spying site
A Russian website offering thousands of live feeds peering into bedrooms and offices around the world by accessing poorly secured webcams should be taken down immediately, British officials said on Thursday.
Salinity-gradient-power cell's surprisingly high voltage gives it best cost-per-watt of its kind
Princeton team explores 3D-printed quantum dot LEDs
Spiderman robot spins draglines to cross open space (w/ video)
Amazon offers Washington Post app on Kindle
Amazon said Thursday it will offer a free Washington Post app to Kindle users for six months, a move highlighting the digital strategy for the newspaper owned by Jeff Bezos.
YouTube goes online for second Music Awards
The YouTube Music Awards are undergoing an overhaul for their second edition next year, scrapping a star-studded gala and instead looking at videos' online buzz.
New solar power material converts 90 percent of captured light into heat
A multidisciplinary engineering team at the University of California, San Diego developed a new nanoparticle-based material for concentrating solar power plants designed to absorb and convert to heat more ...
Twitter boss launches global cash register service
Twitter's co-founder outlined plans to make cash registers a thing of the past on Thursday as he held a global launch for new software that he said would help small businesses grow.
Premier US album chart revamped to include streaming
The Billboard chart, the benchmark for US music sales, will next week start to include streaming in its measurements to reflect the rapid growth of services such as Spotify.
Google tests replacing web ads with contributions
Google on Thursday began rolling out a way for people to support websites they frequent and, in return, be rewarded with ad-free pages.