Archaeologists have discovered the remains of an ancient tower thought to have once stood atop Jerusalem’s ‘Third Wall,’ breached during the Roman siege of the city 2,000 years ago.
LOS ANGELES - Apple, which has historically not participated in media mergers, looked at possibly acquiring Time Warner, but nothing came of it, according to the Wall Street Journal.
The Iceland Deep Drilling Project is using its drilling rig, named Thor, to tap geothermal power below the surface. They hope to produce the hottest hole in the world - anywhere between 752 and 1832
After a 10-year hiatus, the Kodak "K" is back. The post Kodak Revives Its Iconic Logo—and Gives It a Little Twist appeared first on WIRED.
In contrast to the current understanding on the behaviour of the universe, researchers led by an Oxford University physicist say it instead may be expanding at a constant rate without dark energy.
A professor at Purdue University reveals why so many look forward to the gross and horrifying things of Halloween. Daniel Kelly says people can get a good scare without being at risk of real danger.
Tech expert Kim Komando shares three tips to help you get the most out of Facebook Messenger.
The MacArthur Fellowship recipient says the contemporary superhero movie is "one of the least satisfying" film genres around. The post Superhero Movies Are Dead on Arrival, Says Author Jonathan Lethe
A third wave of denial-of-service attacks on a key piece of internet plumbing was resolved by late Friday, said the company that was targeted. Internet infrastructure company Dyn Inc.Photo Credit: Do
Hundreds of academics write an open letter to an exam board, condemning its plans to axe A-level art history.
The actor, comedian, and musician will co-star in the standalone Han Solo film directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. The post Donald Glover Is Your New Lando Calrissian appeared first on WIRE
The firm is rumoured to be putting the finishing touches to an all in one desktop PC - and new patent drawings appear to reveal the machine Microsoft will unveil in New York on the 26th October.
Each weekend we round up the news stories that we didn't break or cover in depth but still deserve your attention. The post Security News This Week: Ecuador Takes Away Assange's Internet Privileges a
Bowhead whales like their afternoon siestas. That's what UBC's Sarah Fortune realized after she and her fellow researchers gathered and analysed stun
The ESA said the lander`s speed-breaking retro-rocket boosters appeared to have switched off prematurely.
SAN FRANCISCO/BERLIN (Reuters) - Airbnb, the online lodging service that investors now believe is worth $30 billion, faces a reckoning.
Airbnb is going head-to-head with New York state over a new law.
Babies have an almost magical ability to melt the hearts of adults ? most adults, anyway. Earlier this year, scientists revealed that infants’ cuteness doesn’t end with just chubby cheeks
I have been steadily beating the drum in this column about the idea of a tip jar, whereby fans listening to the artist’s music on Spotify or other streaming platforms can leave a few dollars directly
A DDoS attack against the Internet performance company Dyn caused major online disruptions Friday.
A number of popular high-traffic websites were compromised today by a cyber attack on Dyn, a cloud-based Internet Performance Management (IPM) company. The most significantly affected reported areas i
Fotolia A number of popular high-traffic websites were compromised today by a cyber attack on Dyn, a cloud-based Internet Performance Management (IPM) company. The most significantly affected reported
Sports gambling has long been considered taboo, as bettors have had to slink into the shadows to place wagers with illegal bookmakers because of federal rules banning it in most states across the U.S
New images from the Nasa's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter may have identified the possible crash site of ESA's lost Schiaparelli lander.
Almost 60 per cent of robot missions to Mars have failed for one reason or another. Here's why it's an enormous challenge to land safely on the Red P
Hacked Republican Website Skimmed Donor Credit Cards for 6 Months A website used to fund the campaigns of Republican senators was infected with malware that for more than six months collected donors'
Twitter, Spotify, Reddit, Soundcloud and several other sites have been affected by three web attacks.
The internet's address book sends you to the sites you want — and when it breaks, it can break everything else.
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Trouble getting onto your favorite website today? Blame a DDoS attack.
Benioff says he sees a "wave of fear" wash across other CEOs whenever he brings up the issue of pay equality between women and men.
It's not just the Presidential election where passions and rhetoric are running hot and high. The battle to use technology to improve the efficiency and transform private jet charter has competitors e
This concept combines the classic vehicle with a hull made to take on the rigors of the ocean. The post This Beefed Up SeaDoo Could Someday Save Imperiled Surfers appeared first on WIRED.
The company targeted in the center of the attack said outages are still ongoing Friday afternoon.
Halloween is just around the corner and there are a number of fun haunted houses and frightening attractions popping up all over Los Angeles. From Universal Studio's Halloween Ho