The search giant says its interest in SpaceX is rooted in satellite imaging, as well as other "space-based technologies."
Astronomers have located a black hole that appears to be from a new class of cosmic champion eaters.
Nearly 15 percent of people around the world will use a tablet this year. But growth in the number of users is expected to drop dramatically, says research firm eMarketer.
More than 3 million people contributed money last year to help kick-start projects on the crowdfunding site.
That's a plus, given the retail giant's profit margins are higher when products are sold through third parties, say analysts cited in The Wall Street Journal.
European investigators are set to accuse Apple of receiving "illegal state aid" in Ireland for more than 20 years.
In 2018, the devices will cross another threshold when more than half of all mobile phones worldwide will be smartphones -- up from 38 percent this year.
A new 2D camera developed by a team of biomedical engineers is the fastest ever made, able to image light phenomena in more detail than ever before.
The luxury small-appliance company plans to introduce four new product categories over the next four years.
More and more, says Juniper Research, people will use their mobile devices to buy products or do their banking, boosted by services such as Apple Pay.