Indulge your inner Hobbit with the "Journey through Middle-earth" interactive experience from Google. But beware of Hill-trolls!
We run through our favourite films of the year that featured cracking gadgets or boundary-pushing cinema tech.
The Einstein Sound Master Photon Ball iPod Dock includes an electrically charged globe that pulses along with your music.
Open source has grown up. It's no longer about heroes and villains. It's about code. Whether this is good or bad is up to us.
Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, and the stars of "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" do a dramatic reading of the song Spock made a hit in the swingin' '60s.
Get a first peek at all of Smaug plastered on the side of an airplane flying from New Zealand to Los Angeles.
Director Peter Jackson shares how he ended up behind the camera and why he loved making "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug."
Carry British comedian Stephen Fry around in your pocket with this miniature gaming figure of his robust character Master of Lake-town from "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug."
The evil creatures in Middle-earth may be paying for their dark ways with a vitamin D deficiency.
Gollum, Bilbo, Sauron, Smaug, and other characters feature as elements in the chart, which was created by a geek chemist.