Cyber-thieves have delivered a fatal blow to the second Bitcoin exchange in a week – but that hasn’t stopped the value of the embattled cryptocurrency from rising nearly 30 percent since last week's low.
Bill Gates once again finds himself at the top of Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest people, while Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg's wealth increased the most in the last year among the 1500+ names in the list.
No, you’re not looking at a scene from the next Terminator. Next-gen artificial limbs like the i-Limb Digits are allowing amputees to regain the lost function once provided by one of nature’s most complicated engineering feats: the human hand.
Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!
After the implosion of Mt. Gox, once the world's largest Bitcoin exchange, the Bitcoin industry is starting to pick up the pieces and rebuild anew. But will the next generation be strong enough to avoid another disaster?
The engineer in Africa thinks drivers obey the robots because unlike humans, they can't be reasoned with, bribed or distracted. Run the light and you might get a ticket in the mail. Or arrested. So how far would humans let robots push them?
DTS commisioned a study that measured brain waves to find out whether enhanced audio or enhanced video is more effective in heightening your emotions when it comes to mobile video. What they found just might surprise you.
An Illinois man has filed a class action lawsuit against Mt. Gox, once the world’s largest Bitcoin exchange, for its loss of approximately 750,000 Bitcoins – about 6 percent of all Biticoins currently in circulation.
The hack, a collaboration with Fitbit, allows Netflix users to pick up where they dozed off. Netflix's hack day, which took place internally over the course of 24 hours, resulted in a number of different hacks with different applications.
The guy at the helm of Project Ara has been speaking about the modular phone initiative, offering details on how things are progressing and what we can expect with its bold plan for build-your-own devices.
Augmented reality still mostly seems like a gimmick, but Blippar believes it can change that with its Google Glass app, Blippar Glass. The app is the first functioning image recognition and tracking technology for Google Glass.
The security-oriented Boeing Black smartphone is back in the news, with the company hoping the handset will prove popular with government agencies dealing with highly sensitive information when it eventually hits the market.
Sony announced Wednesday that as part of ongoing restructuring plans it'll be closing down 20 of its 31 US retail stores by the end of this year, with the loss of around 1,000 jobs.
Definitely one of the more unique ways to sell a home in a depressed real estate market, a Wisconsin man will accept a payment in Dogecoin instead of a traditional payment in U.S. dollars.
With little more than a pair of fans and a clever design, the Andrea Air Filter gives regular household plants the technological boost they need to become powerful air filters.