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Adele's '25' Won't Be Available on Spotify

By Mesfin Fekadu | Nov 20
Fans looking to listen to Adele's new album won't be able to do so on Spotify.

Better Batteries to Beat Global Warming: A Race Against Time

SCIENCE | By Seth Borenstein | Nov 29
One of the key technologies that could help wean the globe off fossil fuel is probably at your fingertips or in your pocket right now: The battery.

UMaine Debuting Ocean Simulator to Test Sea-Bound Technology

SCIENCE | By Patrick Whittle | Nov 29
Builders of everything from cruise ships and ports to oil rigs offshore wind turbines are tasked with the same question - will their work will be strong enough to stand up to the sea?

Why Government and Tech Can't Agree About Encryption

PERSONAL TECH | By Bree Fowler and Tami Abdollah | Nov 28
Your phone is getting better and better at protecting your privacy. But Uncle Sam isn't totally comfortable with that, because it's also complicating the work of tracking criminals and potential national-security threats.

Streaming Channels, the Gifts That Keep on Giving

PERSONAL TECH | By Lynn Elber | Nov 28
Looking for a holiday present that's a perfect fit, procrastinator-friendly and a constant reminder of your generosity? Consider a gift subscription to one of the abundance of streaming choices that range from mainstream to niche.

Scientists Say Feeding Fish Soy, Not Fish, More Sustainable

SCIENCE | By Dirk Lammers | Nov 28
Research supported by the soybean industry is looking to convert some farm-raised fish into vegetarians.