The Union Street Guest House in New York faces Internet fury after its policy to fine wedding parties $500 for each bad review goes viral.
While Facebook itself is blocked by the Chinese government, Facebook-owned Instagram is growing fast in that country.
Solar-powered phone chargers for the developing world, 3D-printed satellites and bespoke shoes for the masses have won the backing of Sir Richard Branson.
A wearable set of sensors can tell when you stop moving or thinking and prods you back into activity with a series of unpleasant sensations.
Startup hopes to overhaul how researchers publish papers, making them freely available to all and substituting social-network success for the traditional peer-review process.
Scientists at Harvard have coaxed beautiful microscopic crystal flowers to form in a beaker of chemical fluid.
Panasonic President Kazuhiro Tsuga talked up the company's extensive business at this year's CES. And he showed the future of TVs and touted tablets with 4K resolution screens.
In a blow to entrenched thinking, the organizers of ChinaJoy 2012 decide they can no longer corrupt impressionable teen gamers.
Startup gets additional funding to expand its service that matches dogs whose owners are away with people willing to board them.
The Office of Naval Research is evaluating railgun prototypes from BAE Systems and General Atomics. One test has just been completed, and another will take place in April.