The New Alexa Rankings

Alexa.com recently announced that they’ve changed the algorithm that calculates the rank for any given website. This means that rather than basing the rank on data collected from the Alexa tool...

Next Generation Internet

THE internet could soon be made obsolete. The scientists who pioneered it have now built a lightning-fast replacement capable of downloading entire feature films within seconds. At speeds about 10,00...

Silent and powerful from Asus

ASUS Introduces World’s First EAH3650 Model with 1GB Graphics Memory. This powerful graphics card features the latest generation of ATI GPUs; and with an unparalleled large onboard memory size,...

First ever hydrogen battery flight

OCANA, Spain (AFP) – US aircraft maker Boeing flew a plane that was powered by a hydrogen battery at the start of 2008 for the first time in aviation history, senior company officials said in S...

Next generation laptops

A lot has changed in the 20 years since the first laptop computers appeared, including gigahertz processors, colour screens, optical drives and wireless data. However, one thing that has stubbornly s...

Security issues found in Safari

Juan Pablo Lopez Yacubian has discovered two vulnerabilities in Safari, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct spoofing attacks or potentially compromise a user’s system. 1) An e...

Explore Space with Google Sky

Traveling to the stars has never been easier To help you explore the far reaches of our universe, Google have teamed up with astronomers at some of the largest observatories in the world to bring you...

Smallest Linux PC in the world

The picotux 100 is the world’s smallest Linux computer, only slightly larger (35mm×19mm×19mm) than an RJ45 connector. Inside, there is an ARM7 CPU at 55 MHz running uClinux kernel 2.4.27 and Bu...

Introducing Prism

Prism is an open source cross-platform prototype of functionality that lets users split web applications out of the browser and run them directly on the desktop. Prism is part of a series of Mozilla ...

Around the world in a solar airplane

Current solar airplanes are not designed to store energy and therefore have to land in cases of insufficient sunlight (clouds or night time). In so doing they mark the limits of solar energy. Other p...