Meet Kepler-186f, the closest thing to our planet ever discovered—and maybe our best shot at locating life elsewhere in the universe. Right now, 500 light years away from Earth, there's a planet that a
A snake found by scientists in Macedonia had a meal that bit back as a centipede ate its way through the predator's stomach Reptile researchers on the island of Golem Grad in Lake Prespa, Macedonia were
Despite Amazon’s lofty ambitions to reimagine the multimedia center, its Fire TV streaming box entered the streaming-video fray earlier this month with a frustrating, fractured search engine. Amazon is
The notebook is geared toward workers jotting down notes in meetings. Evernote and Moleskine are at it again. The two companies have partnered up to create a special notebook for Evernote users geared
This fall marks 20 years that Microsoft has been making keyboards (make that "computer hardware," as it was quaintly called back in 1994). Ironically, though, as the company approaches this milestone,
Dolphins are as smart as 3-year olds, and dogs as smart as two-year old children, and some chimps are better at remembering things than any adult I know. But what do intelligence comparisons actually us?
Nokia has suspended sales of the Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet over fears that the charger could give you an electric shock. Anyone with a Lumia 2520 in Austria, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Russia, Switzerland
Microsoft’s (MSFT) neophyte CEO Satya Nadella held an event in San Francisco Tuesday, his third public appearance in three weeks. Unlike his last outing, to unveil Microsoft’s Office app for the iPad,
Turns out, something as simple as tweaking the color of a button changes user behavior or endears people to your product. Buffer’s Leo Widrich explains the importance of color in website and brand design.
Microsoft today announced the launch of a pilot program that lets Windows Phone developers respond to app reviews. The company says the roll-out will begin this week with a small group of developers who
Apple’s iCloud is providing a new way for people to learn whether their partners are cheating on them Cloud-based software, including Apple’s iCloud, is providing a new way for people to learn whether
Yesterday, Sony announced that it had sold 7 million PS4s to consumers, a colossal number any way you look at it. It left us wondering how its chief competitor, Microsoft's Xbox One, was faring — all had
Chechhee Sherpa was cooking dinner when her husband called from Everest. Just 23, Abiral Rai was working for the first time on the mountain, carrying loads for his New Zealand client in preparation for
A drone strike in Yemen on Saturday killed at least 10 suspected al Qaeda militants but also inadvertently resulted in the deaths of three civilian day laborers, a high-level Yemeni government official