Oil

07.09.15
BP's oil rigs just got their own Internet of Things
07.09.15

BP's oil rigs just got their own Internet of Things

BP remains controversial to this day, but this isn't about oil spills or the company's questionabl...

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07.05.15
Lego is developing eco-friendly plastic bricks
07.05.15

Lego is developing eco-friendly plastic bricks

Lego's iconic plastic bricks aren't very kind to the planet since they're made from oil-based ABS...

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10.27.14
Scientists find a way to make fracking less horrible for the environment
10.27.14

Scientists find a way to make fracking less horrible for the environment

Using fracking (hydraulic fracturing) to get oil or gas may fulfill energy needs, but it has a nas...

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03.28.14
Nikon to replace some defective 'dust spot' D600s with brand new cameras
03.28.14

Nikon to replace some defective 'dust spot' D600s with brand new cameras

After offering up several solutions to a sensor spotting problem on its full-frame D600 DSLR -- wi...

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09.25.13
Texas A&M researchers concoct nanoparticles to soak up crude oil spills
09.25.13

Texas A&M researchers concoct nanoparticles to soak up crude oil spills

The 2010 Deepwater Horizon may be forgotten to many, but remnants of its destruction still remain...

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02.14.13
Battlefield's Ben Cousins all set to release The Drowning on iOS for DeNA
02.14.13

Battlefield's Ben Cousins all set to release The Drowning on iOS for DeNA

A little while ago, I said here on TUAW that the Ngmoco brand was "effectively done on the App...

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09.05.12
Intel treats servers to mineral oil bath in year-long cooling test
09.05.12

Intel treats servers to mineral oil bath in year-long cooling test

If putting liquid cooling pumps, hoses and water inside a highly electrified computer case doesn't...

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01.24.12
Magnetic soap could make your next oil spill less oily
01.24.12

Magnetic soap could make your next oil spill less oily

Instead of spending millions upon millions to clean up the next oil spill, why don't we just all p...

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06.08.11
New 'semi-solid' battery could recharge EVs as fast as pumping gas
06.08.11

New 'semi-solid' battery could recharge EVs as fast as pumping gas

Researchers at MIT reckon they've struck oil. In fact, you're looking at what they call "Cambridg...

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