Pancake Day has finally landed – it falls on February 13 this year – and is the ideal opportunity to test your skills in the kitchen. This easy recipe, with only three ingredients, is perfect for any novice.
Project to monitor Earth's water may be canceled under new administration. There was some good news this week for Elon Musk's private space company SpaceX: It won a contract from NASA to launch the agency's
Mobile ordering and payments are coming to McDonalds in 2017, meaning your interactions with pimple-faced teens will be dramatically reduced in the new year. Some McDonald’s restaurants have already begun
Politicians and industry use buzzwords such as ‘creativity’, ‘collaboration’ and ‘imagination’. So why are we taking all the fun out of learning? In an inner-city classroom on an ordinary day, something
It's hard to miss Google's "in the news" box, which often sits just above the first of the organic web results on any given search page. With Wikipedia-fed informational sidebars, campaign issue blocks,
He made himself the biggest news story since 9/11, and almost neutered the press in the process. No matter who claims the presidency on November 8, the 2016 election was a story about one human being's
The deliberate making up of news stories to fool or entertain is nothing new. But the arrival of social media has meant real and fictional stories are now presented in such a similar way that it can sometimes
Reform your routine The first time I was asked to breathe sideways through my ribs, I was at a loss. I can breathe sideways? And my ribs are involved? How? Why have I never known this? These life-changing
Before The Flood is now on YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, etc. For a limited time, you can tour the world with Leonardo DiCaprio, free of charge. Before The Flood, an advocacy documentary that grimly examines
No one is surprised to learn that the newspaper industry is in structural decline. But the latest revenue numbers tell a scary story, with print ad revenue falling steeply even amid a healthy overall situation.
Half a century ago, Bob Dylan shocked the music world by plugging in an electric guitar and alienating folk purists. For decades he continued to confound expectations, selling millions of records with
Google said today that it’s working with Facebook and China Soft Power Technology Holdings subsidiary Pacific Light Data Communication to construct a trans-Pacific undersea cable. The Pacific Light Cable
Ben Affleck, who caused a huge scandal in 2015 when he demanded the PBS show “Finding Your Roots” censor its discovery that his ancestors owned slaves, is back at it again, reports the New York Post. past
The massive attack on Brian Krebs’s website presents huge problems for investigative reporters Brian Krebs is one of the unsung heroes of tech journalism. He’s a former reporter for the Washington Post