Sep 11, 2014 5:00pm

Meet the Spinosaurus: Only Dinosaur Known to Swim

If you think sharks are terrors in the water, wait until you hear about the Spinosaurus. Fossils from Morocco have provided the most complete skeleton of the aquatic dinosaur, which roamed the waterways during the Cretaceous period, according to research published in the journal Science. The… Read More »

Aug 6, 2014 5:42pm

The Simpler Way to Unsubscribe From Email Lists

Google unveiled a new link at the top of Gmail messages today that makes it easier for users to unsubscribe from email lists. There’s nothing worse than having an inbox full of clutter and then having to scroll to the bottom of a message to… Read More »

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Aug 5, 2014 8:16pm

Rosetta to Orbit Comet After 10-Year Space Journey

By Clayton Sandell and Gina Sunseri A 10-year, nearly 4-billion-mile space journey will make history Wednesday when a tiny spacecraft begins the first-ever orbit of a comet that scientists believe may hold clues about the dawn of the solar system and life on Earth. Since… Read More »

Jul 31, 2014 7:08pm

Why NFL Players Will Soon Have a Real Chip on Their Shoulders

Some of your favorite NFL players will soon have a chip on their shoulders. The NFL announced today it is installing Zebra Technologies’ real-time tracking systems in 17 stadiums for the 2014 season. The quarter-sized chips on players’ uniforms will sync up with radio receivers in the… Read More »

Jul 31, 2014 9:42am

Facebook Brings Free Internet to Mobile Users in Zambia

It’s not just owning a smartphone that’s expensive — it’s the data plan. Facebook introduced an app today that will give mobile users in Zambia free, limited access to the internet. The app is part of Facebook’s collaborative Internet.org initiative, which aims to bring internet… Read More »

Jul 23, 2014 2:38pm

Israeli-Gaza Conflict As Seen From Space

The death, destruction and chaos from the Israeli-Gaza conflict has been captured in striking photos on the ground, but even astronauts can see the fighting as it unfolds. Alexander Gerst, a European astronaut working at the International Space Station, captured a photo of rocket fire… Read More »

Jul 23, 2014 11:55am

Android Wear Handles Everything From Pizzas to Your Love Life

It turns out Android Wear can even help you figure out your love life. Tinder is among the three dozen and counting apps that are available on the smart watch, which was unveiled last month at the annual Google developer’s conference in San Francisco. Google… Read More »

Jul 17, 2014 1:19pm

Facebook Launches App For Famous People

Facebook wants to put you in touch with your favorite celebrity. The social network launched a new app today, called “Mentions,” that is available to actors, musicians and other influencers who have verified pages. More than 800 million of Facebook’s users are connected to celebrities… Read More »

Jul 17, 2014 10:23am

Why Weak Passwords Aren’t Always a Bad Idea

It turns out having your dog’s name as your password isn’t such a bad idea after all. New research from Microsoft says Internet users are better off recycling weak, memorable passwords for accounts of low importance. Complex passwords, comprised of letters, numbers and symbols, should… Read More »

Jul 16, 2014 2:34pm

First Instagram Posted 4 Years Ago Today

The honor of being in the first Instagram snap, which was posted four years ago today, went to co-founder Kevin Systrom’s dog. The pet pooch is so cute that she didn’t even need one of Instagram’s now ubiquitous filters. At the time, the photo sharing… Read More »