An interview with Sal Khan, founder of Khan Academy
The US Department of Justice and the Environmental Protection Agency filed a joint lawsuit Monday against Volkswagen for installing illegal "defeat devices" in 600,000 of its diesel engine vehicles. The government accuses the car manufacturer of violating the Clean Air Act by importing and selling vehicles in the US that were designed differently than what Volkswagen described in its EPA certification.
Hesitance around sexuality studies isn't just a '60s thing
- Violentacrez apologizes: 'I was playing to an audience of college kids' Oct 18, 2012, 7:24pm EDT
- Reddit CEO addresses Violentacrez controversy: 'we will not ban legitimate investigative journalism' Oct 16, 2012, 8:49pm EDT
- Banned Reddit moderator fears 'cloak and dagger' handling of criticism Oct 16, 2012, 3:01pm EDT
- Reddit user banned, then restored, as mods struggle with stories critical of the site Oct 15, 2012, 4:30pm EDT
At large gadget conventions like IFA, the most-talked about company is often the one who isn’t there: Apple. This year, the elephant in the room is actually Microsoft and its two Surface tablets. The Surface is now the de-facto competitor and the standard by which these Windows 8 OEMs will be judged. Sony and Samsung have revealed their latest tablet strategies at IFA 2012 as they prepare to enter the all-important holiday season. Both have shown off new tablets, hybrids, and phones — but as much as the two companies are going head-to-head with each other, they will also be competing with Microsoft’s Surface, and not just on specs.
A new type of camouflage makeup is able to protect wearers from skin burns for up to 60 seconds.
An Apple expert witness said today that smartphone owners would be willing to pay a $100 premium for the features Apple is accusing Samsung of copying.
Police are seeing big reductions in crime with the help of IBM's predictive policing technologies. VP of Emerging Technologies Rod Smith talks about where this pre-crime tech is headed.
Time Warner Cable is offering a $50 reward to its employees for information on the roll-out of Google Fiber in Kansas City.
Yesterday, the Google Chrome team released version 22.0.1201.0 for Mac, Windows, and Linux to the Dev channel, and while there weren't any details given on what features this release might contain, the team did note that it was incompatible with Mac OS X 10.5.