Five most awesome, unrealized inventions of science fiction that you think you want, but really aren't that practical.
The latest annual list of 10 new products and practical extensions makes note of grenade launchers, aerial video, IED defense, and a solar recharger.
The U.S. Army pays tribute to the ingenuity of soldiers and support staff through its "Top 10 Greatest Inventions of 2008" awards.
Much has been made of open-source disruption. But what does it take to be successful as a stand-alone open source company?
Time magazine has revealed the incredible innovations, gorgeous gadgets and gobsmacking gizmos that make up its 50 Best Inventions of 2010.
Things people should know when inventing in outer space.
If you're not satisfied with the technological capabilities of phones in the UK, then you need to up and move to Japan. Their phones do it all
Canadian artists seek funding for an enormous banana blimp to be seen above Texas.
Aerial surveillance and counter-IED systems dominate the Army's top 10 list of gear that serves to protect soldiers.
Micron, one of the last holdouts, settles over DRAM memory patents. The deal includes Elpida, a major supplier to Apple.