Friday, April 4, 2014
The latest pitchman in Samsung's marketing machine: an unwitting U.S. President Barack Obama.
Amazon is making a bid to enter Americans' living rooms with Amazon Fire TV, a new set-top box that allows streaming of online video, music and other content to televisions.
Saturday, March 29, 2014
Only a handful of professional musicians can play it, but a rare instrument banned in the 19th century is making a comeback, and even seducing a new generation of rock and electro stars.
Thursday, March 27, 2014
A handful of fed-up residents in one of the world's noisiest cities have taken on a daunting challenge: persuading Indian drivers to stop honking their car horns.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un strikes fear into some hearts, but photos of a Chinese street food vendor with a distinct resemblance to the Pyongyang strongman have fuelled online mirth.
Saturday, March 22, 2014
New Mexico environmental regulators are blocking two companies from digging up an Alamogordo landfill in search of a rumored cache of what some consider the worst Atari video game of all time.
Saturday, March 15, 2014
Colorado has launched a “Drive High, Get a DUI” ad campaign to deter motorists from taking the wheel after consuming marijuana in the U.S. state, which legalized recreational pot in January.
The late Princess Diana leaked a royal phone directory to the now defunct News of the World tabloid, its former royal editor told Britain's phone-hacking trial on Thursday.
Thursday, March 13, 2014
England, the home of some of the world's elite schools and universities, is calling in math teachers from China to help boost standards after scoring poorly in international rankings, officials announced Wednesday.
Saturday, March 8, 2014
Harlan Ellison's classic Star Trek tale “City on the Edge of Forever” is getting its complete, expanded and original adaptation in a five-part miniseries from IDW Publishing more than four decades after it aired on television.