Ford on Monday unveiled a new car key that holds a computer chip that can help parents keep tabs and a restraining virtual hand on their teen drivers.
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Armed with an array of six instruments for analysis, <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/action/inform.do?command=search&searchTerms=NASA">NASA</a>'s Messenger spacecraft is closing in on Mercury where it will take more than 1,200 pictures and hopefully help scientists figure out whether there is ice on the planet closest to the sun.
A major computer failure onboard the Hubble Space Telescope is preventing data from being sent to Earth, forcing a scheduled shuttle mission to do repairs on the observatory to be delayed.
Panasonic last week unveiled a slew of new portable computers, focusing on small but rugged models.
Just days after a faulty transformer was repaired, an apparent melted electrical connection between two magnets has brought the Large Hadron Collider down for two months.
Lenovo is cutting back on sales of desktops and laptop systems with the Linux operating systems pre-installed.
Wednesday's successful test run of a massive particle collider is being called "one of the great engineering milestones of mankind."
Forget the sluggish economy. Worldwide demand for laptops is driving the PC market into an area of solid growth for the next several years, according to a study just released by IDC.
With the world's biggest physics experiment ready to fire up today, scientists from around the world are hoping to find answers to a question that has haunted mankind for centuries -- how was the universe created?
Hewlett-Packard has unveiled a new desktop PC family for power business users that it said offers added security and power-saving features.
Advanced Micro Devices has unveiled more triple-core processors, adding to several models released earlier this year.
Sony is recalling about 73,000 Vaio laptops in the US because faulty wiring near a hinge can pose a burn hazard. According to the UK's Guardian, the company has had to recall over 400,000 Vaio laptops worldwide.
The quad-core chips that have sat atop the microprocessor heap for the past two years are about to start being replaced by bigger, burlier six-core processor technology.
Hewlett-Packard is going after business travelers with three new ultra-portable laptops.
Defying a bad economy and what is normally a bad season for computer chip sales, worldwide PC microprocessor shipments in the second quarter of this year reached what IDC analysts called record levels.
To help facilitate channel partners, AWS, in collaboration with Westcon-Comstor, offers a comprehensive channel partner program, the Amazon Partner Network (APN).