Luminaries from the worlds of technology, entertainment and design are gathering in Oxford to share their thinking about our future.
WiFi isn't always there for the taking, even if you're willing to pay for it. Sony's new Vaio T350 includes a built-in GSM cellular data receiver that works out of the box and leaves the PC Card slot open for other uses.
Police have arrested a man for using someone else's wireless Internet network in one of the first criminal cases involving this fairly common practice.
A UK firm today unveiled plans for a service that allows members of the public to send pictures of antisocial behaviour to local authorities using mobile phones.
Communications networks remain largely intact, but mobile and fixed-line phone networks are severely congested.
Two-thirds of U.S. college students see nothing unethical about downloading digital copyrighted files without paying, a survey found.
US space agency (Nasa) scientists are celebrating after seeing a probe crash into the heart of a comet.
For doodlers who can't get enough etching and sketching at home, Etch-A-Sketch is coming to a cell phone.
The Florida LambdaRail Network -- the next-generation Internet with 100 times the capacity of the previous system -- has gone live at 10 Florida universities, moving information at 10 gigabits per second.
A voice-operated computer assistant is set to be used in space for the first time on Monday its operators hope it proves more reliable than "HAL", the treacherous speaking computer in the movie 2001.