Foxconn has proposed the buyout, which would give Sharp the chance to offload a failing unit.
Stuff all your gear inside a "Star Wars" backpack with Han Solo's frozen face sticking out, waiting to be rescued.
Astronomers have used a trick of general relativity to look around a corner, of sorts, and view a massive, distant galaxy with remarkable clarity.
Gravitational lensing has produced a spectacular ring from a starburst galaxy nearly 12 billion light-years from Earth.
Microsoft and Google are converging on a way to bring real-time video and audio chat to the Web, and a new draft standard helps pave the way.
Intel is trying to make its Haswell chip more tablet friendly.
The proposed CU-RTC-Web standard was late to the game, but Microsoft thinks it'll be faster to adopt it than to fix the prevailing WebRTC that Mozilla and Google favor. Mozilla completely disagrees.
Chip giant will start to make a big effort to drive its Y series chips into tablets.
The company's claims about power efficiency for its new Ivy Bridge chips involved some fancy marketing footwork.
Intel used a new power efficiency measurement for its new Ivy Bridge chips. Ars Technica is calling this into question.