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The math of humor: Why 'snunkoople' makes you squeal

A mathematical formula that predicts which words people find funny might not get its own Comedy Central special, but it does offer insights into the human mind.

By December 1, 2015


Get a Xiaomi Yi action camera for $68.88 shipped

Before you drop $300-$500 on a GoPro, consider this extremely capable competitor.

By June 18, 2015


Cree's smart bulb works with WeMo now, too

Add Belkin's platform to the list of options that support the Cree Connected LED.

By May 5, 2015


A smart-home platform showdown: SmartThings vs. Wink

These systems promise to serve as the brains behind a smarter, more connected home. How do they stack up?

By November 12, 2014


Najahak! New Game of Thrones app teaches you to speak Dothraki

The comprehensive new iOS app teaches you to pronounce and converse in the fictional language, spoken by the nomadic Dothraki people.

By October 14, 2014


iOS 8: A smart home platform to rule them all?

Apple's new iOS is built to control the connected home. How does it stack up against other would-be smart home platforms?

By September 9, 2014


Brain-to-brain verbal communication in humans achieved for the first time

A team of researchers has successfully achieved brain-to-brain human communication using non-invasive technologies across a distance of 5,000 miles.

By September 3, 2014


​Why you shouldn't be scared by the 'largest data breach' ever

Experts say the reported heist of 1.2 billion account credentials is legit, but caution that for most people there's little they can do -- or should be worried about.

By August 7, 2014


​Soon, you too will be able to learn Dothraki

The linguist behind the language of the wild horsemen in "Game of Thrones" previews his forthcoming Dothraki primer at San Diego Comic-Con -- and offers some language lessons.

By July 29, 2014


Deep-space radio waves 'heard' at opposite points on Earth

Anomaly no more? Radio observatories in Australia and Puerto Rico have both now picked up brief bursts of radio waves from beyond our galaxy.

By July 15, 2014