On November 8, Typhoon Haiyan made landfall in the central Philippines, bringing strong winds and heavy rains that have resulted in flooding, landslides, and widespread damage.
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.
Cut in Asia-Pacific Cable Network 2 undersea cable cripples connection speeds in Asia-Pacific region Wednesday, hitting Singapore and the Philippines.
At issue are two patents that cover portable computers with touch-screen technology.
This collection of satellite images shows historical ruins, tiny sea animals, and a giant rubber duckie, just for starters.
A crowdsourcing platform called Tomnod is letting volunteers comb through satellite images and tag objects of interest.
Whether we're responding to a disaster or helping to prevent one, our generosity comes from our hearts, but ensuring that our gifts have the maximum impact possible requires using our heads.
The social network encourages giving with a new button, but it's not an entirely altruistic endeavor.
Practical mechanics escapes many people. Others can happily maintain a bicycle, or build their own engine. But how many people can build a car capable of over 1,000mph? These people can.