Stanford University's Manu Prakash is looking to give away Foldscopes to field testers with interesting ideas for using the 50-cent gadget.
Most BlackBerry owners who jumped onto a recent promotion from T-Mobile ended up choosing a competing device over a newer-model BlackBerry, says TmoNews.
New Hampshire entrepreneurs have created a dollar-converting anonymous Bitcoin ATM, which they hope to sell to bars, restaurants, and other retail locations nationwide.
Your taxes are to fund development of 'wonder material' graphene and a big data institute named after scientist and war hero Alan Turing.
The Web site and Twitter feed of the troubled Bitcoin exchange are wiped clean as trading is apparently halted.
Startup hopes to overhaul how researchers publish papers, making them freely available to all and substituting social-network success for the traditional peer-review process.
NASA throws some money at an engineer who is developing a 3D food printer. First challenge? Making a pizza.
Shadow networks can bypass those that are censored by authorities or attacked by enemies, unlike ordinary cell phone towers in Afghanistan.
The daily-deals provider won't follow its chief competitor, Groupon, to the IPO market anytime soon, it seems.
Tokyo-based exchange's countersuit claims its one-time partner still holds more than $5 million in exchange customer funds.