What if you could text a number and get anything you want? That's the ambitious goal of a new startup called Magic, a text-messaging-based concierge service that promises to pull strings, place orders,
Why does a hot curry burn your mouth? Veronique Greenwood explores why your tongue sometimes tingles in unexpected ways. When you consider the tongue, what leaps to mind are the five canonical tastes sweet,
Nokia HERE Beta, World of Warriors, Game of Thrones, Pause, Humin, Go CBBC, Scrolls, Indiegogo and more It’s time for our weekly roundup of the latest, greatest Android apps and games, this time from last
Part of the effort to play catch-up in the smartphone chip market. Intel said it will pay as much as $1.5 billion for a 20 percent stake in two mobile chipmakers with ties to the Chinese government, in
For five years, they pursued her, always one step behind as she used aliases and altered her appearance to elude them. But Janet Killough Barreto's luck ran out at a shopping mall in Portland, Oregon,
It’s almost 11. If I don’t make a move soon, I’m going to hit the brunch rush and have to wait two hours for a decent breakfast. The problem is, I don’t know what I want. I’m not in the mood for anything.
Polaris, the powersports giant, moves from off-road, snow and slush directly onto the pavement with its new three-wheeled motorcycle, the Slingshot, and a prayer that enthusiasts will embrace the hot two-seater.
With gas selling for nearly $4.00 a gallon, fuel-saving hybrid cars have become hot items. One possible exception would be the subcompact Honda CR-Z, which only seats two passengers and offers little the
Android launchers allow you to make your phone even more personal and catered to your specific tastes. A launcher is essentially a home screen replacement for your Android phone. You can turn them on off
Christopher Leonard's new exposé on the chicken industry, The Meat Racket, doesn't devote much ink to the physical object on our plate, the chicken meat itself. Instead, Leonard focuses on the economic
We're warning you now: This new video of Felix Baumgartner's record-setting leap from the edge of space just might make you feel a bit queasy. The supersonic skydiver made history in October 2012 when
Li Na won her first Australian Open on Saturday, defeating Dominika Cibulkova 7-6 (7-3), 6-0. While the win was impressive, it's her hilarious victory speech that everyone is talking about. What do you