Following an emergency decision to move to Amazon Web Services, Iceland’s Wow Air has wholeheartedly bought into the cloud
SpaceX scrubbed a planned Sunday morning launch of a payload for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office. The spy satellite, known as NROL-76, was to have been launched from Kennedy Space Center in Fl
According to the media, nearly anything fun or delicious puts you at jeopardy of losing brain cells, but are there any activities that can help to replenish them? You’re in luck. Research has shown t
Online firms should pay to help police the material posted to their networks, MPs say.
Twitter is joining forces with Bloomberg to create a service that will stream news produced solely for the social-media company 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Glenn, a high-functioning seventeen-year-old with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), comes home from school and tells his mother at dinner, “Allen was mean today.” His mother debates what to do. Should
More people prefer reading books on their phones to reading print books.
The last few years has seen many airlines start (or expand) charging extravagant fees. What’s at the root of all these add-ons? The answer is both obvious, and not-so-obvious.
If you think smartphones are no good at nighttime shots, think again.
Believe it or not, businesses are four times more likely to be broken into than homes. Fortunately, it doesn't cost much to introduce sophisticated security systems to protect your people, products an
A custom-hacked S8 has a transparent back panel
Over the years, the online giant has picked off different retail businesses, from books to electronics. Now apparel sellers are starting to succumb.
Amazon recently received an intriguing patent for an “on demand” apparel manufacturing system, which can quickly fill online orders for suits, dresses and shirts.
LONDON(Reuters) - Social media were heavily criticized by a committee of British lawmakers on Monday for failing to do enough to remove illegal and extremist material posted on their sites, and for no
At the Met Gala, cameras don't get to go past the red carpet. But this year, Shutterstock has exclusive access to cover the gala. How did the stock content provider nab this sweet deal?
It's frustrating to run out of space on your iPhone when you're trying to take a picture or video, but these three tips will help you free up space so you can capture those precious moments.
Here’s a kind of bestsellers list for data, the top ten data offerings on data.gov.
It may finally be quits for 19-year-old reality star Kylie Jenner and 27-year-old rapper Tyga, who’ve recently both been spotted getting cozy with other people. Amid reports that Jenner has moved on
Technology entrepreneur Elon Musk has envisioned the future of travel and it's getting close — and fast.
The Boring Company is making some progress.
Other than the prediction itself, there aren’t any other PlayStation 5 details to share. But because of the console’s underlying architecture, it’s easy to speculate about what will power the device.
You can end the persistent ringing on your home phone with some new tech and some near-forgotten tricks.
Microsoft’s Q3 17 earnings were announced this week, and it shows a fall in revenue from the Surface division of 26% year-on-year to $831 million. Microsoft should not be too disappointed by this. Mor
Ben Blatt's statistical analysis of modern literature yields some really interesting insights into the structure of the great novels.
Users of Unroll.me, a service that declutters your inbox, were surprised it was selling anonymized data to Uber
Humans mastered complex weapons-creating techniques much earlier than previously suspected, some 77,000 years ago, Belgium researchers say.
The researchers from the University of Liège examined 25 we
This 1940s Hollywood star invented the technology that makes modern cell phone communication possible. It also protects U.S. nuclear codes and encrypts presidential communications.
We might imagine apps are created by some clever geek building a startup out of a garage, and that might even be true. But those shoestring operations would not have resources needed to create these u
“American Gods” is finally coming to TV, but any reader knows that the book is never the same as the TV show. Neil Gaiman’s beloved sci-fi novel about Shadow Moon, a man who gets caught up in a war b
The New York Times’ decision to hire columnist Bret Stephens — who has expressed skepticism about the dangers of climate change — roused the ire of scientists and subscribers who openly expressed th
Seeing the Acer Predator X27 in action is a real treat. If you’ve been stuck sitting behind a mainstream 60Hz display, the difference will be stark. The sharpness, intensity, brightness, and smoothnes