The company's legal department determined that it had the right to go through a private e-mail account, citing a leak of proprietary Microsoft code.
Researchers hope their real-time detection system that uses a magnetoelastic sensor can speed up testing at food processing plants.
Saying final goodbyes to personality-filled pet robotic dogs isn't easy. Now that Sony has shut down its AIBO customer support, robot dog owners are holding funerals for their broken pooches.
Technically Incorrect: A study by social network On.com claims there's a time of day when it's best to post photos. And would you believe that photos with women in them get almost 6 times the "likes" of photos with men?
The rubbish receptacles were all about serving up targeted ads -- a trick that required them to track phone data of passersby.
The Rosetta spacecraft's mass spectrometers have been sniffing out the various aromas of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.
On the Upper West Side, locals object to a sidewalk cafe where people allegedly do awful things such as have Internet dates.
In an interview with CNET, Seeing Machines CEO Ken Kroeger says data collected by his company's eye- and head-tracking tech, which is reportedly being put in GM cars, is only for the driver (currently).
Private messaging isn't so private, say University of New Haven researchers who found Android apps transmitting and storing unencrypted images, chats, screenshots and even passwords.
Exposure to hydrogen sulfide, commonly found in rotten eggs and human flatulence, could have amazing health benefits in small doses, researchers at the University of Exeter say.