As a result of the Heartbleed bug that has made data on two-thirds of the world's servers potentially accessible to hackers, users have been told to change their passwords. It goes to show that not only is the security of passwords fragile, but they are impractical too. So what are the alternatives?
MIT researchers propose building floating nuclear plants, far enough offshore to simply ride out a tsunami, and weather it untouched.
Mountain View's Eyefi (formerly Eye-Fi) has announced a new private online storage service, offering unlimited photo uploads and allowing users to instantly share captured moments with friends and family over multiple devices.
Microsoft has announced the latest addition to its in-house accessories range in the form of the All-in-One Media Keyboard. The device is aimed squarely at the living room and features an integrated multi-touch trackpad and a range of entertainment-related features.
Laptop chargers can be fairly bulky and unwieldy, at odds with the supposed portability of their devices. A group of MIT graduates has recognized this and developed a charger that is significantly more compact. The Finsix Dart is about a quarter of the size of other laptop chargers.
A Kickstarter campaign is raising money for a new type of watersport. The Aqua Elliptica works like a cross trainer that is used on water. Users pump away on the footplates to turn a propeller and move the machine forward.
UK-based motor manufacturer MG has unveiled a concept of its first fully electric vehicle. The company has developed a static preview of its MG Dynamo in an attempt to gauge demand for a small, electric MG within the European market.
Pulling a bit of attention away from this week's New York Auto Show, Volvo has teased a plug-in hybrid concept ahead of next week's Beijing show. The S60L Petrol Plug-in Hybrid Concept combines performance and fuel economy with a turbo gas-electric powertrain.
DPI has detailed what's claimed to be the first production high-brightness laser projector in the world. The low maintenance HIGHlite LASER WUXGA 3D delivers 10,000 lumens from a stable solid state illumination system rated for over 20,000 hours.
Land Rover’s been dropping hints about its new Discover Vision concept in the run up to the 2014 New York International Auto Show, and it’s now taken the lid off the technology showcase for the Land Rovers of the future.