In 2011, U.S. forces completed a secret raid which resulted in the death of Osama Bin Laden, as an IT consultant unknowingly posted updates on Twitter about the raid that was taking place nearby.
iPhone maker looks to dial up customer enthusiasm after reporting first annual sales dip.
The upcoming season of HBO’s “Game of Thrones” is shaping up to be a good one. Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen are going to finally come together in Season 7 and it seems they’ll be in good company.
Apple is announcing long-awaited updates to its Mac computers, aiming to spark consumer interest in a product line that often seems overshadowed by n
Twitter announced Thursday it was putting Vine, its app the lets users create and edit 6-second video clips, out to pasture. Vine will be discontinued slowly "in the coming months," wrote Twitter in
Tesla Motors (NASDAQ: TSLA) reported earnings for the third quarter of fiscal year 2016 on Wednesday, October 26th. In the July-September period, the company delivered 24,821 vehicles, 16,047 of which
Apple wants to own more of your television watching experience.
Another woman has accused Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump of unwanted sexual advances. Ninni Laaksonen, the former Miss Finland, reportedly claimed Trump grabbed her before a joint appea
Almost 142,000 people in Arkansas have already cast their Election Day ballots since early voting officially started on Monday. But votes for one of the state’s marijuana measures – Issue 7 – will no
Emails purportedly sent by Hillary Clinton advisers and staffers, show the campaign of the Democratic presidential nominee was concerned about the political implications of sexual assault allegations
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Twitter Inc announced Thursday that it would discontinue the video-sharing mobile app Vine, as it moves to cut 9 percent of its workforce worldwide to keep costs down after beatin
If light travels 1 km through air, how much of it is lost to friction? This question was originally answered on Quora by Ron Davis.
New images from a NASA satellite indicate that the European Space Agency's experimental Schiaparelli lander created a shallow crater on Mars when it plummeted to the surface last week
Apple’s new TV app will aggregate streaming content from Netflix, CBS All-Access, FOX NOW and more in one spot.
Why is the Antarctic ice sheet growing? This question was originally answered on Quora by Eric Korpela.
Brooks HaysPALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 27 (UPI) -- New research shows a handful of gas well leaks are responsible for the majority of emitted methane in the United States.
Miley Cyrus is finally opening up about her on-again, off-again relationship with actor Liam Hemsworth. During a recent appearance on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” the singer discussed her engagement r
BPO firm’s Q2 profit declines by 10%
Twitter is pulling the plug on its six-second video platform Vine.
Hit by $13-million restructuring cost in Europe
In the new paper, researchers from the University of Arizona pointed out peculiarities of the orbits of objects beyond Neptune that had been unnoticed until now.
AT&T’s chief executive says a pillar of his company’s acquisition of Time Warner is networking technology called 5G. But it could be years away.
Researchers hone in on star with an irregular dimming pattern.
Is love possible without serotonin, oxytocin, and dopamine? This question was originally answered on Quora by Yohan John.
At the spookiest time of year, forget about the things that go bump in the night. Here's a few menacing specters to your identity.
ExxonMobil (XOM) has reportedly made a major oil discovery off Nigeria’s shores that could produce a billion barrels, Bloomberg reported Thursday. The news came as the Texas-based titan and Big Oil a
Danger lurks among the products and places we encounter every day -- that's one key takeaway from the Consumer Product Safety Commission's latest report on injuries associated with the stuff we buy.
The gender gap in math may start at kindergarten ? and preschool teachers may unintentionally play some role in it.
A study published Thursday in AERA Open, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Ed
Which functions of a data scientist or machine learning engineer are mostly likely to be automated in the near future? This question was originally answered on Quora by Daniel Tunkelang.
If Mozilla’s browser automatically calls up that stand-alone mail software you never use when you click a “mailto” link, here’s how to fix it.
How can companies better source technical talent? This question was originally answered on Quora by Daniel Tunkelang.
Oxford and Cambridge university scientists believe the brain tissue (pictured) belongs to a species closely related to Iguanodon, which lived in the Early Cretaceous Period.
People who love Nike know that its sneaker prices can be hard to digest. And for collectors especially, the limited availability of some sneaker styles can be even harder to stomach.