Google Is Going To Nuke Private Profiles Starting August 1st

Call it the Google+ effect. After July 31st, Google is going to delete all private profiles. There's no way to opt-out. If you want to keep your profile, you have to make at least your name and gender public. » 7/05/11 7:54pm 7/05/11 7:54pm

Private Records of 3.5 Million Texans Were Mistakenly Leaked by the…

Today is not a good day to be a Texan. Sure, they've got good steak, the Rangers, oil, and sharp-looking cowboy hats—but now, some 3.5 million Texans are also facing public exposure of their private records. The information includes citizens' names, addresses, Social Security numbers, and possibly dates of birth and… » 4/11/11 4:40pm 4/11/11 4:40pm

SpaceX Teasing "Something Big" for April 5

SpaceX, already famous for sending the first private spaceship into orbit last year, is at it again. On April 5, the company is promising something big, but won't say what. » 4/02/11 12:00pm 4/02/11 12:00pm

Space Shuttle May Fly Without NASA

Already missing the soon to be shelved Space Shuttle? You might not have to, with private contractor United Space Alliance considering a $1.5 billion a year proposal to take the fleet private. » 2/07/11 8:40am 2/07/11 8:40am

Study Warns Private Browsing Modes Can Be Bypassed

In what will come as alarming news to porn lovers everywhere, a new study out of Stanford University shows that the private browsing modes now standard on most browsers can be circumvented. The culprits? Encrypted sites and your own extensions. » 8/06/10 5:20pm 8/06/10 5:20pm

Eclipse 400 Personal Airplane Is True Sports Skycar

The Eclipse 400 looks is one of those airplanes that you can only imagine in movies or comicbooks. But this is not the Avenger's Quinjet, it is very » 9/06/08 9:30pm 9/06/08 9:30pm real, as the video shows. Right now it's being perfected and will be delivered to Tony Starks wannabes in just three years. Its four-seat interior looks more like an…