It appears that an ongoing volcanic crisis along the Colombia-Ecuador border is beginning to look more significant. A sharp increase in the number and size of earthquakes under Cerro Negro de Mayasquer and Chiles has prompted the evacuation of over 12,000 people as both countries prepare for a potential eruption. What kind of eruption is difficult… Read More »
Despite the controversy, one new study shows that, compared to the rest of the country, Silicon Valley is a pretty friendly place for women. The post Silicon Valley May Be Friendlier to Female Execs Than It Seems, Study Says appeared first on WIRED.
WIRED’s own Angry Nerd Chris Baker returns to the Game|Life podcast this week! The post Game|Life Podcast: Papers, Please Developer’s Stunning New Adventure appeared first on WIRED.
Google’s search czar just broke the record for highest sky dive ever. As reported in the New York Times, Alan Eustace jumped from a balloon that was 135,908 feet above the Earth. The post A Google Exec Just Skydived 136K Feet, Smashing the World Record appeared first on WIRED.
Stephen Hawking is exploring yet another bizarre and fascinating part of our universe that stretches the very idea of reality: Facebook. The post Stephen Hawking Joins Facebook, Urges Fans to ‘Be Curious’ appeared first on WIRED.
An MIT professor and his student have written a paper describing the use of an algorithm to predict the price of Bitcoin
At least 90% of IT decision makers in most countries claim tablets are a standard part of their company’s IT strategy
A Microsoft study shows 40% of US citizens experience weekly attempts to access their personal information online
The Science Museum opens its Information Age gallery, dedicated to the history of information and communications
German company Vorwerk outsources IT infrastructure and application development operations to Cognizant