The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
Teams of researchers are hoping to give life to a six-foot, 330-pound humanoid robot at the the Robotics Challenge in Homestead, Fla. on Dec. 20 and 21.
By Sharon Gaudin | 06 December, 2013 12:38
The National Research Council is recommending creation of an early warning system for abrupt climate change.
By Patrick Thibodeau | 04 December, 2013 20:30
China on Monday launched a lunar probe carrying an exploration rover in what is expected to be the nation's first soft-landing on an extraterrestrial body.
By Sharon Gaudin | 02 December, 2013 21:20
As Americans put turkeys in the oven on Thanksgiving, the Comet ISON will make its closest approach to the sun, skimming just 730,000 miles above its surface.
By Sharon Gaudin | 27 November, 2013 16:40
Scientists are already receiving and analyzing information coming in from a fleet of tiny satellites launched into space last week.
By Sharon Gaudin | 26 November, 2013 19:17
Edward Snowden's revelations about the U.S. government's data collection program could cause U.S. providers of cloud-based services to lose 10% to 20% of the foreign market to overseas rivals.
By Patrick Thibodeau | 26 August, 2013 10:10
Software development employment has increased over the past 10 years, but not all IT areas have done as well. The number of jobs for engineers fell over the same period.
By Patrick Thibodeau, Sharon Machlis | 22 July, 2013 10:16
China has produced a supercomputer capable of 54.9 petaflops that will likely be recognized as the world's fastest system this week with the unveiling of a new Top500 list.
By Patrick Thibodeau | 17 June, 2013 10:17