Google Fiber Adds 14th City: Lee's Summit
Also, why are the skipping Overland Park?
For Android Users, 2012 Is Still the Year of Gingerbread
The users generally don't have a choice. Eg: a number of Motorola phones released in 2011 (Droid 3, Droid X2) will never see ICS, and while most released in 2012 will, the upgrades are still being rolled out.
The FIBIAC — a 3D-Printed Electromechanical Computer
Is the computer sufficient to run a 3D printer?
SignalGuru Helps Drivers Avoid Red Lights
Run it off the battery? My car (a 1999 Civic) can run the AC with the engine off...
Worldwide Night Sky Stitched Together In 5 Gigapixel Image
In an area with minimal/no light pollution, the Milky Way is about as hard to miss as the ground. It appears as a giant (10+ degree wide) ragged band with various dark spots and veins. At the right times of year/night, you can see it stretching from horizon to horizon.
But in most towns, it's just a faint bit of paleness near the zenith. And completely invisible in even a small city.
New Gasoline Engine Prototype Claims 3X Current Engine Efficiency
Though an article with more technical details (I couldn't find anything going through the linked websites) might help.
Denmark Now Supports EU Copyright Term Extension
People do care, but most of the response has been to release things with highly permissive licenses (GPL, CC, etc).
Xerox Reveals Transient Documents
This seems like it can (and therefore will) be used to add "DRM" to paper.