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How to find e-books on the cheap now that Oyster is gone

First Entitle, now Oyster. What's a fan of the Netflix-for-e-books model to do? Thankfully, there are a few other options.

By September 23, 2015


Get rarities by author Neil Gaiman -- and pay what you want for them

Rare, never-before-published books, poems, comics, speeches and more (including a novel about the band Duran Duran) by author Neil Gaiman are now available digitally on Humble Bundle.

By September 9, 2015


Microsoft refreshes back-to-school teaching tools

Eight new and updated programs are available for teachers and students to use in the coming school year.

By September 2, 2015


Lost book by J.R.R. Tolkien coming soon is basically fanfic for fans of Finns

"The Story of Kullervo" was written decades before "The Hobbit" and the world it takes place in will be familiar to fans of Finnish mythology.

By August 18, 2015


Everything you need to know about the 'Game of Thrones' universe

Can't get enough "Game of Thrones"? Here's what to devour once you've finished every episode of HBO's show and the books it's based on.

By June 20, 2015


Why does Hollywood keep churning out remakes? Some ideas

"Ghostbusters"! "Jurassic World"! "Point Break," even. We live in the remake era. Are audiences getting exhausted, or were their generations raised to love the reboot?

By June 16, 2015


Skyglow: Astrophotography stars look to document beauty of night sky

A new Kickstarter from timelapse astrophotographers Gavin Heffernan and Harun Mehmedinovic looks to capture the beauty of the stars and explore the effects of urban light pollution.

By April 3, 2015


Silent Circle reveals secure Blackphone 2 phone, Blackphone+ tablet

The privacy protection company will upgrade its snoop-resistant handset later this year and introduce a tablet, too. Also new: a push for business customers spooked by Sony hacks.

By March 2, 2015


Bluetooth for the Blue Period: Art and tech unite in MONA's gallery app

Australia's Museum of Old and New Art is renowned for its unique design, eccentric founder and provocative art. But at the centre of it all, MONA's greatest achievement has been in the technological realm.

By December 21, 2014


How the 'Star Wars: The Phantom Menace' trailer made Web history

The "Phantom Menace" trailer wasn't only a treat for fans: it was a coup for Apple and, in 1998, one of the biggest tests the Internet had faced.

By November 28, 2014