Rich is on vacation, so Tom Merritt is sitting in as co-pilot of the show today. Will Tom's b-movie prophecy come true? Will fruit flies in space mutate into terrifying Jeff Goldblums and destroy us all?
On today's show, Tom Merritt fills in for Rich; Ashley and Tom discuss fruit flies in space, the amazing visual effects in 'Game of Thrones,' and the world's tallest water slide (which Ashley will never ride).
It's Tom Waits' world. We just happen to be living in it. An online map pinpoints his song lyric locations all across the globe.
In a frank admission about commercial flight safety beyond Earth, the man behind Virgin's flights into space admits there is no margin for error.
The outspoken venture capitalist elaborates on his controversial remarks about the rich and Nazi Germany during an interview in San Francisco.
While the investor regrets comparing the Occupy Movement with Nazi Germany, he stands by his message that a "minority" of rich people are being "demonized" by a "majority" and "it's wrong and dangerous."
Wheeler unanimously confirmed after Sen. Ted Cruz lifts objection over concerns about Wheeler's views on greater campaign finance regulations.
Actor Tom Hanks recentlyy debuted a typewriter app for iPads called Hanx Writer. Since its release, Hanx has skyrocketed to the top of iTunes as the most downloaded app. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains the novelty of Hanx and recommends other typewriting apps to download, if you too crave a modern spin on that old fashioned clickety-click of the keys.
The famous actor feels moved by the progress the government agency is making, and their excitable Twitter exchange helps create a brilliant tagline for the future.
FCC chairman Tom Wheeler tells industry not to expect a free ride on any of the major issues his agency is now considering, including megamergers, Net neutrality, and the upcoming incentive wireless auction.