Some inventions stand the test of time, like this still-functioning old mouse trap that wasn't ready to resign itself to history just yet.
The crew of a human-size version of the board game Mousetrap--think bowling balls instead of those tiny metal marbles--arrived in New York this week with the aim of using the proudly inefficient machine to flatten one of the city's yellow cabs.
Today, PCs use an inordinate amount of horsepower for security. Trend Micro believes the current model is not sustainable and offers an alternative.
The latest case concerning the scope of microprocessors is found, not in the world of computers, but in this battle over the right to electrocute pests.
High-tech device supposedly uses human system.