Coalition of mostly mobile tech companies hopes to connect the 5 billion people in the world who do not yet have Internet access.
"We are providing worldwide geospatial infrastructure to empower people," says company CEO Kevin Montgomery.
The new beta of Google's browser also adds support for animated WebP images and an interface that lets Web apps vibrate the phone.
Nominet is introducing shorter .uk domain names -- but critics complain about the cost and lack of benefits.
The latest list of most-powerful computers is a bit of same old, same old. But soon, it won't be so easy to get ahead on the Top500 list by plugging in special-purpose accelerator cards.
The article incorrectly listed Yelp as a member of FairSearch.org.
Microsoft's corporate vice president of Internet Explorer, Dean Hachamovitch, is taking on a new job at the company.
Two years after the sandbox indie game went public, its creator is now an industry celebrity. We talk with Persson about his favorite player creations and the current direction of the game industry.
I'm not sure we're ready for this, but global warming may ruin horse racing -- if paleontologists' descriptions (and prognostications) are to be believed.