After the debut of the teaser trailer for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," celebrities such as Simon Pegg, Kevin Smith, James Gunn, Anna Kendrick and more showed their geek pride.
The e-commerce company will cut 2,400 postions this quarter and is mulling selling off its eBay Enterprise unit ahead of the spin out of its PayPal payments service.
As well as playing Scotty, the "Shaun of the Dead" star steps from the engine room to the writer's chair along with Doug Jung.
New mini-documentary shows how launching a squadron of costumed drones over the heads of a live audience "was like a military operation."
Many fans think a "Star Wars" film just wouldn't feel right without John Williams' signature symphonic sound. Director J.J. Abrams seems to agree.
"We want PayPal to be a presence however consumers want to pay," eBay CEO John Donahoe says.
The company's marketplace business continues to grow, despite a security breach in the spring, but it doesn't meet Wall Street's expectations for overall revenue.
The split is a logical progression for PayPal, but eBay needs to show that it's also a smart decision for its core e-commerce business as Amazon lures away sellers.
The separation, brought up by activist investor Carl Icahn in January, will include new management teams for both businesses.
"Coaxing Sea-Monkeys to swim when and where you want them to is even more difficult than it sounds," says Caltech scientist studying the critters' impact on ocean currents.