LIVE: Tim Peake Heads Towards Space Station
Follow the mission live as Major Peake becomes the first British astronaut to board the International Space Station.
Out Of This World: Space Travel Costs The Earth
The International Space Station boasts a giant price tag but actually costs every European less than the price of a cup of coffee.
Seattle Votes to Allow Uber, Lyft Drivers to Unionize
Seattle’s city council approved legislation aimed at giving drivers of ride-hailing services the ability to negotiate their pay and working...
ZigBang Joins Parade of Cash-Flush South Korean Startups
Just hours after South Korean startup Yello Mobile said it had raised $47 million to boost its overall valuation to $4 billion, another rising star...
Brit Astronaut Says Mission 'Is Not A One Off'
Tim Peake says his mission to the International Space Station is part of a plan for humans to eventually travel to Mars.
U.S. Counterterror Officials Plan to Beef Up Social-Media Scrutiny
The Department of Homeland Security is working on a plan to scrutinize social-media posts as part of its visa application process before certain...
Holiday Online Orders Taking Longer, Study Says
Don’t wait until the last minute to do your holiday shopping online this year. It took an average of nearly seven days, or 20% longer than last...
Pinterest Narrows Ad Focus to Match Users' Interest
Pinterest is scaling back the breadth of its advertising ambitions, focusing more on attracting dollars from retailers and consumer packaged-goods...
Dell's Finances Show Revenue Decline, Similar to Rivals
Dell disclosed quarterly financial results for the first time since late 2013, when the company reverted from public to private ownership.
VeriFone Issues Guidance Below Expectations
VeriFone issued guidance for the current quarter and year mostly below previous expectations as the point-of-sale payments-equipment company...
Best Streaming Devices for Gaming
If you’re hoping for a gift-wrapped game console to appear under the tree this year, you might be surprised to see a smaller-than-average box.
Hudson's Bay Near Deal to Buy Gilt Groupe
The Hudson’s Bay, which owns Saks Fifth Avenue, is near a deal to buy online luxury retailer Gilt Groupe for about $250 million, according to...