Elon Musk's tube transport concept unveiled a year ago remains just that: a concept. It also proves that even when the Internet falls in love, radical ideas rarely exit the realm of fiction.
Researchers are using the geometry of paper folding to come up with futuristic antennas that can retract and compress.
Ansys, a company specializing in computer-based engineering simulations, inches the moon-shot idea one step closer to reality.
Software giant favors ODF in a vote at the American National Standards Institute.
An small wind lab experiment at the Museum of Science in Boston shows the challenges of nabbing enough wind energy to make rooftop turbines an easy sell. But there are other pluses.
At the Sand Hill Group's Software 2005 conference in Santa Clara, Calif., Cape Horn Strategies President Brian Turchin asks chief executives Jim Cashman (ANSYS), Mike Greenough (SSA Global), Amnon Landan (Mercury) and Bernard Liautaud (Business Objects) to give their thoughts on building a business capable of sustaining long periods of growth and profitability.