A new catalogue of the visible Milky Way is the most detailed yet, charting 219 million distinct stars in the region we can see from Earth.
Galaxy Zoo 2 is a catalogue of nearby galaxies, collated with the help of more than 83,000 volunteer citizen researchers.
One man is crusading to save us all some time by publishing the call options of hundreds of companies on his own website.
A young Japanese chemist uses his spare time to take gorgeous macro photographs of minerals.
A team of international scientists has spent four years painstakingly cataloguing every known living organism in the Southern Ocean.
The microblogging platform snaps up Madbits, a startup focused on computer vision and dynamic search technology.
Five Paul McCartney and Wings albums have been released as apps that are packed with extras for less than their iTunes equivalents. Thumbs up!
Xiaomi bucks a reportedly slowing Chinese market with 26.1 million smartphones sold in the first half of 2014, a 271 percent increase compared with the year before.
Google's video site has a subscription-music service coming. Its leaked offer to independent labels confirms YouTube's terms.
What has been certified by Guinness World Records as the largest single collection of video games in the world has sold at online auction for just over $750,000.