Results of DARPA's Shredder Challenge could one day help soldiers piece together destroyed enemy documents.
The fiscal 2012 budget for the National Institute of Standards and Technology is up slightly from last year, but money for cybersecurity programs, gets a significant boost.
Bot networks are clever enough to harvest personal information from social networking sites. But are these social bots smart, or are we just being dumb?
The Philips LivingColors Generation 2 LED Lamp can light up a room with grace and style, and a whole lot of color.
A team at Northwestern University discovers a great leap forward in lithium-ion technology.
The department inaugurates its new science network connecting its national laboratories and international affiliate labs to allow real-time analysis and experimentation.
The town of Norcross, Ga., is looking to the smart grid as a service to upgrade its electric grid and boost energy efficiency.
The water in the mineral oil-fueled cooling tank, heated by computers to about 122 degrees, is being routed to the HVAC systems of surrounding buildings in Sweden.
The adult entertainment industry has a history of influencing technology choices.
If "the Internet of things" and ontogolies make your head hurt, you can find relief in this instructive presentation by DOD's Dennis Wisnosky.
Boston Dynamics' two-legged, two-armed (though headless) anthropomorphic robot is used in testing soldiers' protective clothing. Check out the video.
The agency will research how beams can be used to move matter, though it might be a while before they can move the sofa.