Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla would recognize today's grid, but IEEE engineers say the push for a smart grid will diversify energy sources and improve efficiency and reliability.
Kindle Fire buyers can cut the cost of a new tablet via a coupon code, but the sale goes kaput after Saturday.
EE's joint owners Orange and Deutsche Telekom have shelved plans to float the network on the stock exchange.
Satisfaction rankings for search engines, social networks, and news sites drop almost 4 percent from last year, says the American Customer Satisfaction Index.
For the eighth straight year, Amazon takes the No. 1 spot in the ForeSee survey of online shoppers. Apple, meanwhile, had its worst showing in four years.
Experts say WhatsApp and the like contributed to the number of text messages sent falling for the first time last year.
Now that you don't have to bid for airfares and hotel rooms anymore, what can you do with William Shatner? You give him progeny. A clever, attractive progeny.
The e-commerce giant takes first place in a ForeSee survey measuring customer satisfaction among mobile holiday shoppers.
The carrier says the new policy is intended to align upgrades with its standard two-year wireless contract.
The retail giant's Android-based slates now start at just £94 for an 8GB Kindle Fire HD, with the offer ending on Monday 20 January.