The satellite-powered Spot Global Phone lets you go far off the grid, just as long as you keep your cost and performance expectations in check.
A second round of funding will help pay for "Flock 1," a group of 28 diminutive satellites set to launch this month to supply customers with images of Earth.
Satellites the size of a Rubik's Cube could explore distant planets, thanks to tiny ion thrusters that could help reduce the cost of space missions.
NASA is showing off a new generation of satellites that are capable of all sorts of extra-terrestrial work -- and they are powered by something you probably already own. Sumi Das has the story.
NASA says there's no chance this "small asteroid" will strike the Earth, but it could be nasty if it did.
New Intel Ivy Bridge and AMD processors and next-gen Nvidia graphics are the big story here: otherwise, these laptops look awfully similar to last year.
In a mission 11 years in the making, NASA today launched a pair of Johns Hopkins University satellites into the Van Allen radiation belts to study their structure in unprecedented detail.
Intellectual Ventures' second spinoff is translating research in so-called metamaterials into cheaper and easier-to-use communications equipment for plans, ships, and eventually even your individual hot spot.
The annual aerospace extravaganza brings a bounty of gear headed for Mercury, Mars, and other destinations in outer space.
John Hopkins researchers modify a robot normally used for surgery with the hopes of operating a robotic tanker to refuel satellites in space.