The mother of imprisoned Pirate Bay co-founder Gottfrid Svartholm says that since her son was extradited from Sweden to Denmark, he has been placed in solitary confinement as though he were a "dangerous, violent and aggressive criminal".Read more...
Paper books? So 20th century. Today's Neverending Story is a suede cover for your tablet that turns it into the iconic centrepiece of the 1984 children's classic.Read more...
Beyoncé Ranks #10 on Yahoo! Top 250 Female Singers of the 20th Century
Jessica Eisenberg, a Yahoo Contributor, said that as a singer, she has been obsessing about vocalists since before she started grade school. The obsession started with Whitney Houston, Julie Andrews, Andrea McArdle,...
Watch the official promo video for the new leg of The Mrs. Carter Show kicking off next year.
Check Out The Virtual Reality Headset That Just Raised $75 Million In Funding
Virtual reality just got a huge boost towards becoming a mainstream technology.
Sean Hollister at The Verge reports that Oculus, the maker of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, just raised $75 million in funding in a large Series B funding round led by venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz.
There's a mountain of money at stake as online and offline video consumption shifts to smartphones and tablets.
The pay and broadcast TV industries, music labels, Hollywood studios, big tech companies, and major advertisers all have to keep a close eye on this trend.
We explained in a recent
One of the most important people in the world of robotics isn't a conventional roboticist at all, but a science fiction author.
Go straight to the story of Isaac Asimov >
Isaac Asimov grew up in Brooklyn, N.Y., reading pulp sci-fi magazines in his father's candy store. Because the magazines had "
Another year in the books! (Almost).
As such, we're taking a look back at the biggest flops in consumer technology for the year.
We've done this annually. It's interesting to see which companies are getting better at reigning in poor products, and which aren't.
This year, Google had prac
NVIDIA G-Sync Review
With ATI and AMD fully integrated, and Intel finally taking graphics (somewhat) seriously, NVIDIA needs to do a lot more to remain relevant (and dominant) in the industry going forward. Simply putting out good GPUs will only take the company so far. NVIDIA’s latest attempt is G-Sync, a hardw
The last few weeks have been tough for OCZ. The company filed for bankruptcy and a week later OCZ announced that Toshiba will be acquiring their assets. While there is a lot going on at OCZ at the moment, their business continues to operate normally in the mean time. The proof of that is OCZ's late
One of the next big things in motherboard development is the progressive move to faster storage – the superseding of SATA 3 Gbps and SATA 6 Gbps. We already have PCIe cards; however these tend to be bulky and/or expensive for all but enthusiasts. There is the RAID route, which com
Bringing an end to a saga that has spanned over a decade and most of the life of this site, what’s widely considered the final major legal battle between Rambus and a memory manufacturer has come to an end. Burying the hatchet, Micron and Rambus ended their fight this week with Micron finally