Physicists have come up with a way to process information faster than the speed of light. But what could they do with such a hypercomputer?
Hackers could automate a social engineering trick that has already been proven to work.
A new process can cheaply clean extremely briny water coming up from oil wells.
Peer-to-peer services that let strangers borrow your car could redefine auto ownership.
If you could sell your location data every day, how much would you charge? A research team has carried out an experiment to find out.
The wisdom of crowds breaks down when people are biased. Now researchers have discovered a simple method of removing this bias–just listen to the most confident.
The company thinks its novel solar technology can take on competitors in China.
The International Energy Agency predicts that by 2016 more electricity will come from renewables than from natural gas.