A techie’s San Francisco home has its own Twitter feed. Will yours be next?
Can a booming “crypto-currency” really compete with conventional cash?
The first major conference for the digital currency suggests it is gaining legitimacy, but in a manner disappointing to some early enthusiasts.
An Australian team unveils the fundamental building block of a scalable quantum computer that could be embedded in today’s silicon chips.
For an easy-to-make adhesive inspired by mussels, possible applications abound.
Otherfab’s Kickstarter project offers an easy way to make custom circuit boards at home.
The technology could be used to make parts that perform better and cost less.
Can cultural factors be more important than censorship in shaping Chinese surfing habits? Two researchers argue that a new study of the way global websites cluster together supports this idea.
A so-called metal-organic framework could offer a better way to get at the vast uranium resource dissolved in the ocean.
The Department of Energy and the Alaskan Government are speeding up development of oil sands and methane hydrates.