Can you afford that house? Use Google's mortgage calculator to find out if you can swing the monthly payment.
Maps in OS X now has public transit maps for some cities and does it better than Google Maps. It also lets you shoot directions to your iPhone.
Superman's solar power actually contravenes the laws of physics, according to a team of students at the University of Leicester.
Technically Incorrect: A Texas woman becomes exasperated when the cable company's computers keep pestering her. A judge decides it must pay for the annoyance.
Stephen Hawking gets together with betting chain Paddy Power to offer his brain power in predicting likely winners.
The robotic cheetah MIT has been working on can now autonomously detect and jump over obstacles while running at 5 miles per hour.
A fun new visualization compares old tech with new and finds that computing power has increased a trillionfold since 1956.
The Giant Magellan Telescope will be the world's biggest telescope -- and it will look deeper into the past than we've ever seen before.
Microsoft's free Joulemeter utility gives you a rough estimate of a Windows system's power consumption. Plus: tips for reducing your electronics energy bill.
Do you want to know how good your microwave is? You can see how many hot spots it has with a few bits of buttered bread, and you can measure the speed of light at the same time. Appliance Science looks at mapping your microwave.