Google wants to create "nanoparticles" that will attack and destroy cancer cells, but many biologists are skeptical, saying it can't be done and is nothing more than science fiction.
Microsoft has been having a bit of fun with Cortana, the company's digital 'personal assistant' this week, adding a couple of features that it hopes will amuse and delight fans of Star Trek.
Microsoft's official Windows Phone UK Twitter account made a major geek faux pas today by referring to Star Wars fans as "Trekkies" in a post meant to celebrate Star Wars Day.
A report released by Foreign Policy reveals NSA Director Keith Alexander is supposedly a huge fan of Star Trek. One of the NSA war rooms was built to replicate the iconic "Starship Enterprise".
We offer some suggestions for even more great sci-fi TV shows that Microsoft should consider reviving for its Xbox Live service, including The X-Files, Firefly and, yes, Star Trek.
LCARS Interface, a Windows 8 app released in January that simulates the look of the UI seen in Star Trek TV shows, has seen a surprising surge in popularity and is now the top paid Windows 8 app.
Microsoft has announced that, in its latest tie-in to the movie Star Trek Into Darkness, it has added an Easter Egg in its Bing.com website if you type a secret phrase in the search bar.
The Star Trek Into Darkness app, which was released a few months ago for iOS and Android smartphones, has finally made its Windows Phone 8 debut just a couple of weeks before the movie comes out.
Mike Lazaridis, inventor of the BlackBerry and Vice Chairman of the company, has started a quantum technology fund that aims to bring the Star Trek medical tricorder into reality.
We have a brief chat with David Haddad, who has created a new Windows 8 app with a number of features and with a user interface that's designed to look like Star Trek's LCARS UI.
In our latest From The Forums feature, we have a screenshot uploaded by one of Neowin's readers that shows how Windows 9's Modern UI might look on the Enterprise as part of its LCARS design.
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Google has posted up yet another cool interactive doodle in place of its front page logo today that celebrates the 46th anniversary of the original Star Trek TV series.
The official Star Trek website for the upcoming game which is based on the 2009 film reboot has launched. The site will be your go to place for screenshots, interview and trailers for the game.
Players of the Star Trek Online massively multiplayer game hoped that it would follow in the footsteps of other MMORPGs in becoming free to play - and now the game's creators have made it so. Engage!
At CES 2012, the X Prize Foundation announced the first phase of a new competition that will award $10 million to the person or team who can create a real world version of Star Trek's tricorder.
Captain James T. Kirk has faced Klingons, Romulans and Tribbles but the actor that portray's Star Trek's original captain, William Shatner, was apparently not able fight off Google's Terms of Service. Tech Crunch reports today...
Back in the 1990's there were a ton of Star Trek PC titles released from several different publishers including Interplay, Microprose and Simon and Schuster Interactive. Later Activision got the rights to all of the...
Fans of the 2009 reboot of the Star Trek sci-fi franchise by director J.J. Abrams will be getting a proper game adaptation in the summer of 2012. That's the date for the release of Star...
The 2009 release of the movie 'Star Trek' was very popular. It saw great reviews, success at the box office, though unfortunately, it also had the highest piracy rate of the entire year. Paramount are...