Before they become damaged by extraction and erosion, palaeontologists have started using handheld 3D scanners to preserve fossils in Kenya.
A survey that targeted more than 1,300 smartphone users in countries such as Brazil, India, Indonesia, Kenya, and Mexico found people craving devices with 5-inch and 5.5-inch screens.
The launch of a bigger iPhone 6 and the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 phablet are just days away, and multiple surveys say supersized phone screens are exactly what the public craves.
The new old-school Nokia 130 comes in single or dual-SIM versions and goes on sale in China, India and Africa.
The world's second largest telecommunications network reveals the extent of government snooping on its network in 29 countries.
The Drinkable Book is a guide to safe drinking water -- and the pages can be torn out and used as water filters.
The latest report based on leaks by Edward Snowden has it that the NSA hacked into the servers of a Chinese router company that had itself been accused by the US of potentially aiding government espionage.
Researchers turn to physics, not just chemistry, to help break down bacterial cell membranes and fight infections.
Microsoft's co-founder dishes on everything from a global condom competition to Bitcoin to his advice for aspiring computer science students.
More militaries and armed groups are using social media as a weapon of war -- but when ground skirmishes are mirrored by cyber-social battles, managing the message can get messy.