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Volkswagen's other crimes (according to Conan O'Brien)

It wasn't just a little environmental fiddling. It was far, far more.

By September 30, 2015


Edward Snowden joins Twitter: A public platform for a privacy advocate

The move to the popular social media service makes Snowden, the man who revealed government surveillance programs, more publicly accessible.

By September 29, 2015


Europe inks deal with China to develop 5G mobile networks

The goal is to roll out high-speed 5G networks capable of 20 gigabytes per second by 2020. But is that realistic?

By September 28, 2015


Universe-shaking black-hole collision coming sooner than expected?

Two distant black holes will smash into each other, releasing more energy than 100 quintillion Earths full of TNT, and new research has just moved up the timeline for the explosion.

By September 18, 2015


Cabbie allegedly threatens Uber driver: 'You're dead meat'

Technically Incorrect: A YouTube video currently roaming the Internet at speed appears to show an Ottawa cab driver verbally assaulting an Uber driver outside a fancy hotel. It isn't pretty.

By September 14, 2015


The weirdest moments from Apple's Wednesday fiesta of bizarreness

Commentary: Apple's event Wednesday involved a model's digital smile, Microsoft, shopping on television and a pencil. And there might have been an iPhone, too.

By September 9, 2015


IBM gets Watson to sound like Stephen Hawking

Technically Incorrect: In new ads meant to promote its supercomputer's essential charming helpfulness, Watson's narration sounds a touch familiar.

By September 5, 2015


Nerdrage: Stop with the 'sharing economy'

This phrase -- I do not think it means what you think it means.

By August 14, 2015


Swatch trademarks Apple's 'One More Thing'?

Technically Incorrect: A Swiss trademark webpage appears to confirm that the watch manufacturer has not only trademarked Steve Jobs' favorite phrase, but is also trying to trademark "Tick Different."

By August 22, 2015


Slower-melting ice cream? Scientists may have it licked

Scientists work to conquer the problem of gooey ice cream dripping on your hands, with a protein that makes it more melt-resistant.

By September 1, 2015