An alarm-and-loudspeaker system at a Scottish hospital is designed to shame seditious smokers and stem the smattering of cigarette butts.
Microsoft launches a new application to show off its early efforts to produce high-resolution mapping imagery for the United States and Western Europe.
With the Rudd Government's new cigarette tax in place, many smokers are now thinking it might be time to kick the habit. Here's a list of free apps that might help.
An analysis of more than a dozen studies across several countries suggests that one of the lowest-tech strategies around--banning smoking--results in fewer attacks.
MP3 editors Jasmine France and Donald Bell bring you their final thoughts from CES 2008.
Jens F. Laurson and George A. Pieler explain the Janus-like impact of technology when companies make dumb decisions.
Crown7's battery-powered devices use cartridges filled with nicotine, tobacco flavoring, water, and propylene glycol to recreate the sensation of smoking.
QuiText is a new service that aims to help smokers through the stages of quitting smoking via a text message support program.
Small-time tobacco companies are turning to the Web to pump up sales, but big-time operators may be too intimidated by anti-smoking fervor.