Monday, February 16, 2015
You've heard of the iPhone and iPad. How about the iCar?
If you thought today's young YouTube celebrities have only virtual contact with their fans, think again. They have taken on something new: real life.
Sunday, February 15, 2015
Swiss researchers are developing contact lenses that contain tiny telescopes to boost vision and zoom in and out with the wink of an eye, researchers said Friday.
It's true. Don't believe everything you read on the Internet. In fact, according to a study by media researchers, many news organizations fail to do enough to separate fact from fiction, and often help unverified rumors and reports to go viral online.
Those days of calling your bank to let them know that, yes, you really are in Thailand, and yes, you really did use your credit card to buy US$200 in sarongs, may be coming to an end.
Saturday, February 14, 2015
Social media is turning Saudis into "electronic potatoes" and contributing to unhealthy lifestyles that leave one in four at risk of suffering a heart attack over the next decade, experts said Friday.
Friday, February 13, 2015
Kill switches that render stolen smartphones useless were credited on Wednesday with stifling robberies and thefts in London, New York City, and San Francisco.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Europe will launch an experimental "space plane" on Wednesday, a car-sized, wingless vessel whose 100-minute unmanned mission will inform the design of reusable spacecraft of the future.
Monday, February 9, 2015
Commissioner Lee Wei-bin (李維斌) of the Taipei City Department of Information Technology said yesterday that his department has developed a user manual to help city officials in using popular mobile messaging application Line for work purposes.
A space weather satellite is poised to blast off Sunday for a destination 1.6 million kilometers (1 million miles) away, but it's the rocket's ocean landing that is stealing the spotlight.