Robo-baby Diego-san shows creepy mimicry
The first video has been released of Diego-san, a robot with the hardware and software to copy the learning behavior of a one-year-old human child.
Facebook testing $100 fee to mail Mark Zuckerberg
Got something you'd like to say to Mark Zuckerberg? The Facebook CEO still maintains a profile on the social networking site he founded, but beginning on Friday, sending him a personal message could cost you.
Firefox for Android now runs on EVEN OLDER, slower kit
The latest beta release of the Mozilla Foundation's Firefox for Android browser has lower hardware requirements than earlier versions, adding millions of potential users.
Inside the new climate row as Mystic Met Office goes cool on warming
AnalysisBritain's Met Office has come under fire for two pieces of crystal-ball gazing involving global temperature and British rainfall. On Christmas Eve, the Met's temperature prediction for the UK was quietly revised downwards, and only merited a press release this week after physics blog Tallbloke's Talkshop noticed the change.