In ongoing research with children and adults, an Oxford University researcher finds that stimulating the brain with low-dose electrical currents could help improve learning.
The new anti-piracy law in Spain has similarities to the Stop Online Piracy Act bill in the U.S. The Electronic Frontier Foundation is alleging that the U.S. had a hand in Spain passing its law.
Pike Research predicts UPS will grow from a $3.4 billion worldwide industry in 2011 to a $4.8 billion industry in 2016, perhaps making blackouts or power surges a thing of the past.
A Chicago start-up scores Series A funding for its thermal-energy efficiency software platform and services.
Yet another study finds adverse effects of light at night, this time showing that the profound suppression of melatonin could lead to higher blood pressure, diabetes, and poor sleep.
The Crowson TES 100 bass plates vibrate your sofa like a giant subwoofer, adding "feel it in your gut" bass to your home theater.
Novero, a company formed by ex-Nokia managers keen to express their stylish sides, on Wednesday showed off a range of Bluetooth gadgets that target the fashion-conscious who still want to yell into empty space.
There are ways to see the debate in DC over federal funding for stem cell research as a typical partisan brawl between Republicans and Democrats. The reality, though, is not that clear as Americans overwhelmingly support increased government support for
The political blogosphere, a technology that has shaken up politics, does not matter as much as they want to, but surely matters as much as any major constituency group in the Republican and Democratic Parties.
In this weeks SF Weekly, Nic Foit and Ira Tes deliver an article about the Barry Bonds' steroid scandal that is too far-out to believe. In fact, it's not even true at all. What happens when trusted news outlets churn out fanciful satire? Probably confusio