commentary To celebrate Stephen Hawking's 71st birthday, a fellow scientist suggests that perhaps it is the machines rather than the man who should be celebrated. She compares him to Darth Vader.
The Audiophiliac luxuriates with the sound of Falcon LS3/5a monitor speakers, inspired by the original 1970s BBC monitor speaker.
The names are different, but revisiting a column from 1995 shows how little some things have changed for the companies that dominate the tech industry.
Full bass management is a rarely found feature in stereo integrated amps, but the Parasound Halo has it, along with superb sound.
Grab a mic! Most people can carry a tune, even if they think their voice would make Simon Cowell scowl, a researcher at Toronto's Royal Conservatory of Music says.
The Magnepan .7 redefines the state of the art for affordable high-end speakers.
The EU has plans for Google and Facebook, Sky has won its scrap with Skype and Tom Hardy has his sights set on a punishing superhero role.
The European Commission wants to improve competition across the continent's single market, including an investigation into Internet giants like Google and Facebook.
The laughing lunatic will join the collection of villains already introduced on the show. Will his origin story involve a meteorite and immortality?
It's official: another CES is in the can. And with two show floors, it was more packed than ever. So what did we learn? And what does it mean for tech in 2015 and beyond?