The English town of Stoke-on-Trent decides to text those who are seriously overweight. The intention is to be motivational. But won't it just be annoying?
Residents of the Swedish town of Eslov complain about the cheery jingles emitted by an approaching ice cream truck. So silence and text messages are the answer.
A month after getting cell phone access, foreigners inside the country will soon get 3G mobile access to the Internet, a privilege not afforded to residents.
The site will allow players to hit the virtual poker tables, as long as they're 21 years of age or older.
Voters who applied for an e-mail or fax ballot will have until Friday evening to file their ballot with county clerks.
Governor's administration makes deal with retail giant to open distribution centers and begin collecting tax.
First Utility, AlertMe, and British Gas offer options for monitoring home energy usage and testing out theories about personal consumption habits.
Pike Research survey shows 48 percent of consumers would be interested in buying plug-in hybrid electric vehicles to save money.
Sprint is promising 3 to 5 times faster 4G network to Vegas residents
NASA is testing a wastewater regeneration system that will clean astronauts' urine to make it drinkable. But will it really be "just as refreshing as any other kind of water"?