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Black hole observed devouring a star

An international team of astronomers has witnessed an "extremely rare" event: a black hole eating a star then ejecting a near light-speed flare.

By November 29, 2015


European court: Skype's name too similar to Britain's Sky broadcasting

The judgment prevents Microsoft from trademarking the Skype name and logo in Europe.

By May 5, 2015


Discovering a "Wikigalaxy" on Tomorrow Daily

A French computer science student just launched Wikigalaxy, a space-themed visualization of 100,000 Wikipedia articles you can explore at your leisure. Now you can actually tumble into a Wikipedia black hole online!

By December 16, 2014


Tomorrow Daily 101: A Wikigalaxy full of 'stars,' Britain's first sci-fi film restored and more

On today's show, we check out a website that visualizes 100,000 Wikipedia articles as a galaxy of "stars," a detailed restoration of Britain's first full-length science fiction film, and a do-it-yourself exoplanet detector made without high-powered telescopes.

By December 16, 2014


Explore Britain's Tate museum after dark via robot

By taking remote control of telepresence robots, you'll be able to roam the deserted halls of one of the world's most famous museums.

By August 12, 2014


What to watch after you've finished 'The Man in the High Castle'

Which compelling films and TV shows should you try next if you liked Amazon's powerful story of Nazis in an alternate America?

By November 24, 2015


Islamic State militants will aim to kill via cyberattacks, says UK chancellor

The future direction of cybersecurity investment and legislation is a high priority for politicians in the wake of the Paris terror attacks.

By November 17, 2015


Kapow! Google beefs up comic book fans' mobile reading powers

An upgrade to Google Play Books adds scrolling and discovery features aimed at improving users' reading experience on smartphones and tablets.

By November 12, 2015


Apple's Cook on the iPad Pro: 'Why would you buy a PC anymore?'

With the new tablet going on sale this week, Apple CEO Tim Cook touts it as a replacement for desktop and laptop computers. But what about iMacs and MacBooks?

By November 10, 2015


Snowden a 'human rights defender,' say European politicians

A vote in the European Parliament sees politicians agree that Edward Snowden should be given protection in Europe -- but that doesn't mean he will be.

By October 29, 2015