Stories about Science

Feb 04 2016

Google employee builds the smart mirror we were promised by the movies

It's perfectly pristine and seamless, which is surprising since it's a homemade side project; granted, it's one from a longtime Google engineer who was a lead on the Glas...

Feb 04 2016

Google Play Music podcast support now working for some

A show's page features its artwork front and center with a floating play button, quick actions to subscribe to or share the show, and an expandable description with a lis...

Feb 04 2016

Google Fiber Offers Free 1-Gig to Public Housing

That's nine where Fiber has broken ground or committed to, and 11 others where it is "exploring" doing so. It isn't ready to share numbers on the properties elsewhere, pe...

Feb 04 2016

Yahoo laying off 15 percent of employees after 4 4 billion loss

Yahoo has struggled to expand its Internet business, which includes selling search and display ads on its news and sports sites and email service, in the face of competi...

Feb 04 2016

Microsoft reports cloud success, amid shrinking PC revenue

Amazon made $2.4bn (£1.7bn) from Amazon Web Services in its last quarter, so you'd think Microsoft is blowing Amazon out of the water with its $6.3bn earnings, but Micros...