Reversing its three-year-old policy, Google relents and will now no longer require people to provide their real names to access Google+.
For Automotive X Prize, scientists from around the world show that a 100 mpg challenge can be met and still provide safety to highway drivers.
Days after announcing a plan that would have required users to use their real first and last names on its online forums, WoW developer listens to user gripes and reverses its stance.
Automotive News reports on a potential federal mandate for brake override systems in cars.
The first wave of electric cars are targeting consumers willing to pay a premium for a greener machine, but government mandates to get them on the road are also needed, say experts at MIT Energy conference.
The country's government is following the lead of Finland and making affordable broadband a legal right.
The California Energy Commission approves a measure to ratchet down power consumption of televisions sold in the state starting in 2011.
Government policies that express preferences for open source can help fuel adoption, but government mandates arguably achieve the opposite.
Japan's near-silent hybrid cars have been called dangerous by the vision-impaired and some users, prompting a government review on whether to add a noise-making device, an official said.
Has the post-advertising age finally arrived? With a blurring line between commercial and editorial content, publishers are turning into marketing agencies.