A Scottish distiller is using whisky waste products to make a form of biofuel, which he is using to create electricity for his Nissan Leaf.
A recent project for Dewar's whisky involved employing hordes of bees to "print" beeswax sculptures.
Japanese beverage giant Suntory has created a mythical blue rose--except it's lavender-ish. You can woo with them starting in November.
Plaster your geekhood all over your chest with the tshirtOS, a prototype fashion item featuring a smartphone-controlled LED display that can broadcast Tweets and animations.
The devastating earthquake and tsunami shuts down Japanese automotive plants, new car hacks, and which car is the last to come with a cassette player.
Spirits expert launches a Wikipedia-inspired resource for scotch, bourbon, and all the other caramel-colored stuff that leaves your head aching.
In this week's episode: robot dinosaurs from China, games controlled by your mind, games controlled by nature's call, and whiskey in a can.
Today's BOL happened before a live studio audience at SXSW in Austin, TX. Cali Lewis and Nicole Lee joined us on stage to discuss the state of SXSW Interactive, the on-going Google/China kerfuffle, and pharmaceutical companies' struggles to fit the risks of drugs into a Twitter-friendly 140 characters. Also, Cali Lewis nearly loses a toe.... um, sorry?
So Twitter has had a hard time staying up today because of a denial of service attack. But we think we have the answer. And it's available in many spam e-mails for order.
Tablets are different from what came before. But CNET's Stephen Shankland thinks they're still fundamentally a facet of personal computing.