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TPP trade deal ready for final approval as digital rights groups sound warning

After five years of marathon talks, the Trans-Pacific Partnership has finally been agreed to. But as trade leaders take the hard sell back home, civil liberties advocates say the deal is bad news for digital rights.

By October 5, 2015


Uber travels to Johannesburg to add fifth continent

The company's car service is now for the first time in Africa as it continues to expand its offering globally.

By August 8, 2013


World's longest chain of continental volcanoes found hidden in Australia

A newly discovered chain of continental volcanoes runs for over 2,000 kilometres up the eastern side of Australia.

By September 14, 2015


Paleontologists find adorably chubby missing lizard link

A new species of lizard from the Late Cretaceous era links New World lizards with those from the Old World for the first time.

By August 26, 2015


How a hunger solution went viral

Nonprofit Feeding Forward hits a global chord with its on-demand food-donating service.

By June 29, 2015


'Thinking about bags. Also Onstar': Deciphering Chevy's all-emoji press release

Part gimmick, part promotion. Chevy issues a 100 percent emoji press release, and we do our darndest to figure out what it all means ahead of the decoded explanation.

By June 23, 2015


Google I/O by the numbers: 1B Android users, 900M on Gmail

Here's a rundown of the key statistics revealed about Android and its robust expansion into every digital nook and cranny.

By May 28, 2015


​With an infrared rainbow, IBM optical chip outpaces copper wires

Big Blue's researchers have demonstrated fiber-optic technology that could help computers break through today's speed limits by transferring data faster.

By May 12, 2015


Prepare for the epic total solar eclipse hitting the US in 2017

A once-in-a-lifetime moment will sweep across the US two years from now. Crave's Eric Mack says it's already time to plan your travel and your soundtrack.

By April 9, 2015


Apple to offer Watch to employees at half price

It's a nice discount for all Apple employees, but it doesn't quite match the free iPhones Apple handed out when its first smartphone hit the market.

By April 6, 2015