Not only is Peppa Pig a feminist, she's probably a rabid socialist too | Alex McClintock
12 Dec 2013, 8:34 pm
Alex McClintock: News Corp columnist Piers Akerman has courageously taken to his blog to highlight how dangerous Peppa Pig is to children: the character has, after all, a Marxist-Leninist personalityAlex McClintock
Jack Whitehall voted King of Comedy for second year running and Steve Coogan handed Outstanding Achievement awardComedian Jo Brand was among the winners at the British Comedy Awards on Thursday night, receiving the accolade for best sitcom for Getting On, along with co-creators Vicki Pepperdine and
What is the center of the Bitcoin universe? With a completely decentralized digital currency like Bitcoin, it's hard to say, but today, Silicon Valley took a serious step toward claiming those bragging rights. That's because one of the Valley's most important venture capitalist firms, Andressen Horo
The makers of Loop say they've come up with a way to use your phone itself at any point-of-sale terminal where you would otherwise swipe a credit card -- and the merchant behind the counter doesn't have to install any new hardware or software to let you do it.
Google touts a new Gmail feature as enhancing security. What it really does is open a new privacy hole -- one that exposes your email reading habits.
Microsoft reportedly considering Qualcomm COO as new CEO
Qualcomm's chief operating officer Steve Mollenkopf. (Credit: Qualcomm) Microsoft has reportedly added Steve Mollenkopf, Qualcomm's chief operating officer, to the list of candidates to replace Steve Ballmer as chief executive, according to Bloomberg. Mollenkopf, 44, is said to be among several c
Bot vs. human Web traffic distribution. (Credit: Incapsula) With much trepidation, I must report that there is a pretty good chance that half the visitors to this story will not be human. According to a recent study by Incapsula, more than 61 percent of all Web traffic is now generated by bots, a
You'll no longer be seeing this notification by default in Gmail, thanks to the implementation of proxy servers for image attachments. (Credit: Screenshot by Seth Rosenblatt/CNET) A new Gmail policy that allows e-mailed image attachments to load automatically comes at a price, say two security r
An online petition urging Twitter to rethink its new blocking policy has garnered nearly 600 signatures in less than an hour. Earlier Thursday, Twitter changed its policy, making it possible for blocked users to follow the blocker, who can no longer see any tweet activity by the blockee. Almost
Axl Rose and Tom Petty Sing 'Free Fallin'
The 1989 MTV Video Music Awards were full of surprises Neil Young's "This Note's For You" won Video [...]