Technology News Archive - August 22, 2009


Bioengineering and mechanical engineering professor Rory Cooper describes how rapid prototyping and robotics are providing promising solutions for those with severe manipulation and mobility challenges.


A federal appeals court in New York sided in favor of Yahoo Inc's Internet radio service instead of Sony Corp's BMG Music, who claims Yahoo should pay fees to the copyright holders.

Word of the Day
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.