Computer science professor Theodore Kim developed a simulation model that makes smoke, fire and explosions look more realistic on the big screen. Jerry Bruckheimer owes him a very large fruit basket.
The deal is expected to benefit Oracle as its business customers move to all-IP networks.
A team at the University of Bristol has used ultrasound to create three-dimensional shapes in mid-air that can be touched and seen.
Computer scientists no longer need have Nobel envy -- at least financially. A Google cash infusion quadrupled the size of the top computer science prize.
A foldable e-paper smartphone concept adjusts how it displays information based on the configuration of folds between its three screens.
Microsoft Research has designed a keyboard that integrates gesture controls for a more seamless user interface.
A wacky system called Sensabubble projects your notifications onto soap bubbles. For more information just pop one and take a whiff.
Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have analyzed the top phrases of successful -- and unsuccessful -- Kickstarter campaigns. Hint: mentioning cats doesn't hurt.
Compostable cocoons for corpses? Urns with OLED displays? Some of the ideas out of the Design for Death competition could dramatically change the way we bury our loved ones.
Electronic Privacy Information Center organizes request by leading technologists to halt National Security Agency's domestic surveillance. They're trying a novel argument from a 2011 lawsuit.