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'Reverse smudge engineering' foils Android unlock security

Greasy finger traces can potentially reveal the pattern used to unlock Android devices. Typing a PIN is better, a Googler concludes.

By February 14, 2012


The 3D art behind America's great engineering projects

With the Historic American Engineering Record, the National Park Service and the Library of Congress are celebrating some of the country's best engineering projects.

By February 23, 2012


Unity game engine embraces Google's Native Client

The cross-platform game software now reaches Google's software for faster Web apps and previews support for Flash. Also: new features and better performance.

By February 14, 2012


Engineered carbon gives batteries, ultracaps a boost

EnerG2 opens a plant to make an engineered carbon that will improve performance of energy storage devices and make storage for start-stop hybrid cars less expensive.

By February 13, 2012


Nifty stem-cell engineering sheds light on Parkinson's disease

Researchers turned skin cells from Parkinson's patients into brain cells and used them to untangle the workings of one form of the disease.

By February 9, 2012


U.K.-market Audi BiTDI engine adds extra turbo, oddly placed speaker

Audi's new diesel engine doubles up on the turbochargers, but its oddest feature is in the exhaust system.

By February 2, 2012


Watch SpaceX test-fire its new engine...on the ground in Texas

Elon Musk's SuperDraco engine makes those "Star Trek"-style thrusters a reality.

By February 1, 2012


Apple engineers: Work on fake gear, earn company trust?

That's the claim made by a former Apple employee speaking to author Adam Lashinsky about a similar assertion in his new book, "Inside Apple."

By January 30, 2012


NYC high school will train badly needed software engineers

The new Academy for Software Engineering will train high schoolers in one of the most in-demand jobs in the technology world. But students will also get a rigorous academic education.

By January 13, 2012


Steam power engine maker to sponsor conference

Cyclone Power Technologies will sponsor the first International Association for the Advancement of Steam Power at the California Automobile Museum January 13, 14, and 15.

By January 11, 2012