Google is about to make a major investment in Elon Musk's Space X, reportedly worth $1 billion. The investment—first reported by The Information—focuses on the development of low-orbit satellites to beam cheap internet to undeveloped nations. Facebook, Virgin Galactic and Google's own SkyBox Imaging are also working on ...

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Google is doing an early spring clean on all its moonshots projects, announcing new automotive partnerships for the driverless car project, moving Google Glass over to Nest Labs, and also bringing Project Ara to Puerto Rico later this year. It seems like a definitive move to keep ...

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Je Suis Charlie might be all about freedom of speech—even though critics claim the protest is simply to allow anti-Muslim views, but still shun any abhorrent views on Jewish and Christians—however it has also allowed the UK and French governments more control over the internet systems ...

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Artificial intelligence might be the next great achievement by humanity, but according to many tech enthusiasts and scientists, it may also bring humanities' doom if efforts are not controlled, restricted and researched. This, according to The Future of Life Institute, is what researchers need to figure out. The good and ...

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The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) was not as big of an event as last year, when Samsung went on a rampage announcing product after product, but we did get a look into the future of self-driving, wearables and smart home technology. Here are our six things to ...

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The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) wants to make it easier for U.S. citizens to file complaints against organizations and services, launching a new website to handle complaints. Named the Consumer Help Center, the new website will feature six categories of complaints—TV, phone, internet, radio, accessibility and emergency ...

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Alcatel wants to get involved in every mobile platform, including Palm OS if reports are true. Today, the French mobile provider announced the Alcatel Pixi, capable of running Android, Windows Phone or Firefox OS. Similar to most Alcatel smartphones, various models are available: 3.5-inch 3G-only model and ...

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Social media has been a prominent feature of the internet over the past decade, as more startups and companies try to crack the perfect way to connect with friends, family and random strangers. Facebook and Twitter appear to be nearest to optimal for large scale social networking, ...

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