After years on a South Florida bond court bench, Judge John "Jay" Hurley thought he had seen it all -- but even his jaw dropped Wednesday when reading the name of a man appearing on drug possession charges.
Itsukushima is a small Japanese island known for its floating shrine, lush maple trees and exceptionally friendly deer. The deer are considered sacred, and everyone from local children to tourists can
A 16-year-old schoolgirl had finished playing tennis with her mother in the British town of Leamington Spa on April 11, when the teenager and others saw something highly unusual in the sky -- a large ring,
It simply does not get any closer than this! A 77-year-old man in the Czech Republic town of Rájec-Jestřebí was captured on CCTV having a train nearly hit and kill him while attempting to cross the tracks.
It's a weird formula, for sure: Travel to a far-flung destination, get kicked in the head by a worker on a passing train, profit from a self-shot video of the encounter. But Jared Frank just might make
Chinese Android device startup Xiaomi is stepping up its international expansion plans — with founder Lei Jun, speaking at a Beijing press event, today naming 10 markets it plans to enter this year (via
Take the rules of 2048. Add the gameplay and physics of Flappy Bird. What do you get? Flappy48 — a weird (yet surprisingly… fun?) bizarro-world mashup of everything stupidly addictive from 2014. In Flappy48,
Martin Hajek has been busy again, following his earlier iPod Nano-inspired and schematic-prompted concepts for the iPhone 6. Commissioned by French site NWE, his latest designs incorporate the more persistent
My colleagues wrote about Apple ads yesterday. So when I stumbled across these HBO Go ads, I thought that you, dear TechCrunch readers, also deserve to see these seven videos. In them, you see teenagers
The brand new OnePlus One is impressive. An excellent smartphone starting at $299, less than half of the price that other phone makers demand for their top of the line devices. The Nexus line is the most
Bluescape is launching its cloud-based visual collaboration work space today in an effort to get people to change the way they work. Bluespace allows people in different offices to access a single, shared
What would you say if we told you that it's possible to copy, translate, edit and even erase the text inside any image you find on the internet? Well, you can, and it's a lot easier than you might think.
Would you trust a friend to set you up on a date more than a random website? That's the entire philosophy behind Hinge, a new online dating service taking over your friends' iPhones. Billed as the "anti-Tinder,"