After traveling for 37 years, Voyager I is recording pulses from the sun that confirm it has entered a different region near the edge of the solar system called interstellar space.
Creating a Person Finder and Relief Map, the Web giant looks to help people find loved ones, along with food and shelter, in the aftermath of the devastating natural disaster.
Researchers are developing a "deep-sea computing network" that could bring Wi-Fi access underwater to better detect tsunamis, collect data, and monitor offshore activity.
A variant of the "Tsunami" IRC-based distributed denial-of-service bot that has been developed for Linux over the past 10 years has been found for OS X systems.
Kentucky Fried Chicken apologizes after sending a Facebook message to Thais telling them to follow the earthquake news and "order their favorite KFC menu."
An earthquake monitoring system triggered tsunami warnings for Indian Ocean countries, causing at least one company to evacuate offices as a precaution.
The long journey to supply power to remote locations could culminate in these floating vessels.
The perigee full moon, which happens once every 14 months, is happening next weekend and will likely bring with it tales of impending calamity and natural disaster.
book review Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen are more sober than starry-eyed in this worthwhile look at how a pervasive Internet changes censorship, privacy, identity, government, and war.
The world of work is moving to the cloud. But the local computing model still has a lot to offer.