“Pinterest is a social network where the focus is not socializing,” says Loren Terveen, a University of Minnesota professor. “The focus is content.”
Updated: May 08, 2013, - 03:17 PM
Badges with techie twists encourage Scouts – both boys and girls – to explore science and engineering when they’re not building campfires.
Updated: May 07, 2013, - 02:22 PM
Star Trek had the replicator. The real world has 3-D printing. The much-hyped technology is bringing science fiction to life by using computer designs to “print” objects out of layers of melted plastic.
Updated: April 28, 2013, - 03:26 PM
Forget all those warm, fuzzy “likes” on Facebook. A new app called Hater panders to the pessimist in all of us.
Updated: April 17, 2013, - 05:33 PM
We want our warm weather — and we want it now. Grab spring by the throat with these out-of-the-box tips.
Updated: April 10, 2013, - 08:36 PM
The Digital Public Library of America, launching April 18, will open collections from libraries and museums across the country to anyone with an Internet connection — for free.
Updated: April 10, 2013, - 08:00 AM
The images spread like a colorful tidal wave: pink and red equal signs flooded Facebook as the U.S. Supreme Court...
Updated: April 08, 2013, - 10:13 PM
In the age of digital everything, change and innovation are constant. So why do the slightest tweaks send people into a tizzy? Even if a new and better option presents itself, researchers have found, people prefer to stick with what they have known longer.
Updated: March 27, 2013, - 06:50 AM
With teens leading the way in mobile Internet usage, adults get a glimpse of what's to come -- and a new set of worries.
Updated: March 21, 2013, - 05:09 PM