A new peer-to-peer search engine called YaCy is going up against Google.
World Wide Web Consortium plans to develop standards to enable direct peer-to-peer communications between browsers, without the need to go through centralized servers.
A student with muscular dystrophy could not open his own school locker, so two robotics students stepped up to build an automated opener to give him a hand.
A lot can change in a year, but how much can change in a century and a half? A BBC Future infographic theorizes on a few logical advancements that could come about as civilization marches toward the year 2150.
A new study shows that when users' friends click Facebook's "I Voted" button, they're more likely to do the same. In 2010, this message reportedly brought 300,000 more voters to the polls.
Using an imaging technique similar to a CAT scan, researchers are able to build a kind of whole-cell portrait.
Following congressional complaints about sensitive data leaks, P2P software providers are modifying their apps to make them safer for use in enterprises.
Lending Club: How lending your neighbor money for his flower shop can become part of your investment strategy.
The peer-to-peer housing site celebrates a win with the German city's updated law.
The peer-to-peer housing service ranks the hospitality of towns across the country based on the stays of its more than 4 million guests. While the South and West make it on the board, Northeast cities don't make the cut.