Microsoft buys Canesta. This development is important as gesture-based computing becomes increasingly significant. Kinect today, who knows, Windows 10 the next?
"Genes are nature – therefore unpatentable" – that's going to be a major ruling, especially for big biotech companies.
Arctic narwhals reveal fallacies in contemporary climate model. Doesn't sound that bad until one realises that climate projections of temperature increases of the Arctic are underestimated than actual occurrence. Very, very troubling.
Cyberwarfare – amidst the hype, what's real, and what's not?