The Firefox developer tested Google's WebP image format on a variety of images but found a different alternative showed the best image quality improvements over JPEG.
Artist Pedro Reyes has built a self-playing orchestra out of weapons seized from Mexican drug cartels.
Redmond is killing off its Live Messenger client in favor of Skype, but the underlying Messenger service will continue to run, at least until next year.
Call a cab and wash your hands. Talking urinal cakes in Michigan use a lady's voice to remind male drinkers to be safe.
MP Tom Harris has quit as Labour's social media chief in Scotland after making a Downfall parody of SNP leader Alex Salmond.
Apple's reported acquisition of Anobit gets it into the flash memory big leagues--if it wasn't there already.
According to a report over at TechCrunch, Apple is preparing to purchase Israeli flash memory manufacturer Anobit for $400 million to $500 million.
The Michigan State Police fires back at accusations that it is using data-extraction devices to secretly collect data from people's cell phones during routine traffic stops.
ACLU wants more information on how Michigan State Police are using handheld devices it says could download information from the cell phones of motorists they pull over.
Donald Bell recounts his quest to create a public video installation using Max/MSP software and some help from his friends.