Circa News Shutters After Bid to Simplify News Delivery
The app Circa News has closed for business, underscoring the difficulty of making it big in the era of mobile news consumption.
Try a 3-D Printer With Your Coffee
New 3-D-printing cafes tempt curious amateur creators in a casual setting.
Keeping Data Centers Cool Requires Lots of Water
High-tech largely has been spared from water restrictions in California and elsewhere, but keeping a medium-size computer-farm cool via air...
Nintendo’s “Splatoon” Sells 1 Million Without Mario
Nintendo on Wednesday said “Splatoon,” a new game for its Wii U console that launched late in May, reached a million in sales worldwide.
Hack May Have Hit Up to 18 Million Social Security IDs
Obama administration officials avoided disclosing the severity of the government employee data hack for nearly a week by defining it as two...
Bouygues' Rebuttal Puts Brake on French Telecom Sector Consolidation
Bouygues’ rebuttal of Patrick Drahi’s offer for its telecom unit sent chills through the French telecom sector as the prospect of the French market...
Now You Can Use Messenger Without Facebook
Facebook said users of its Messenger messaging app no longer need to members of Facebook.
IBM and Bon Appétit's Chef Watson app cooks up some surprising dishes
Meet Chef Watson, the most versatile culinary genius around. On Tuesday, tech giant IBM and foodie magazine Bon Appétit announced the public...
Mammoth study finds Sprint’s 4G network is the worst -- and it’s not even close
In a mammoth study comparing mobile data speeds of U.S.-based carriers across various cities, Verizon emerged victorious more often than not. But...
Big ISPs are cheating us on Internet speeds we pay for, report says
Thanks to new FCC rules put out this year to ensure net neutrality and keep all online data equal, major Internet service providers (think Verizon,...
Looking Hot! Gadget Puts Your Face On A Coffee
Images can be printed in just 10 seconds, using coffee extract stored in so-called Ripple Pods.
Google’s Street View Takes Armchair Climbers Up El Capitan
Starting Wednesday, Google Maps, using its Street View technology, will offer web users views of El Capitan from a rock climber’s perspective....