By landing safely in Hawaii after a five-day leg, the Swiss plane -- on an around-the-world trip -- also sets the record for longest solo flight by time.
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The Solar Impulse 2, which is entirely powered by solar energy, is attempting to fly from Nagoya, Japan, to Hawaii. The flight will take approximately five days.
From jamming with the Dead at TRI Studios, to handing a smartphone to an elephant, to hitting a pedestrian while driving with Google Glass, Season 5 was a blast.
The folks in Redmond now plan to launch five more stores this summer in addition to the six announced last month.
The holiday shopping season begins precisely at 5:23 p.m. Eastern on Thanksgiving Day, according to an ad agency survey of deal-intent consumers.
The company extends its lead with the next-generation wireless service, giving it an optimal selling point for the iPhone 5.
Daniel Dae Kim is the reigning techie on the new Five-o team.
The weapons of "Five-0" make some foreign militaries green.
Some of the cameras shooting "Hawaii Five-0" are models you might already own.
It looks easy on TV, but a "Five-0" action sequence is made up of a lot of painstaking parts.