What if the red-shirted "Star Trek" ensigns knew the odds of returning from away missions were near zero? John Scalzi talks about the upcoming TV adaptation of his satirical book "Redshirts."
The feature set of the affordable Pandigital Novel looks good on paper, but this color e-book reader and multimedia device is hobbled by its extremely slow performance and unresponsive touch screen.
Jaime Clarke, a Boston-based author and independent bookstore owner, sends out a public plea for readers to resist buying his new novel from the e-commerce giant.
The Marquis is a colonial mothership featuring in a sci-fi novel set in the far reaches of space. The Lego version picked up a well-deserved award.
The retailer's Amazon Prime members will be able to watch episodes of the new series "Under the Dome" just four days after they air on CBS.
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From the company better known for its digital photo frames comes the Pandigital Novel e-book reader, which features a 7-inch color touch screen and access to the Barnes & Noble online bookstore.
Harry Potter author's first adult novel arrives to mixed reviews, but e-book readers who bought the book today couldn't even read it.
Startup Promethean Power is developing a "thermal battery" that gets around unreliable power service in India at a clean-tech incubator in a converted warehouse in South Boston.
Companies are tinkering with the trusty old internal combustion engine design to boost fuel economy. Scuderi Group says its split-cycle design and air hybrid improves MPG by more than 50 percent.