AT&T has agreed to pay $105 million for “cramming” unauthorized charges on the monthly bills of its wireless customers, federal and state regulators announced Wednesday. The charges — typically $9.99 per month — came from third-party services for things like trivia, horoscopes and love tips. AT&T is accused of keeping at least 35% of the […]
A NASA-backed study explores an innovative way to dramatically cut the cost of a human expedition to Mars — put the crew in stasis. Play Video Can We Grow Plants on Mars? Last year, NASA announced the discovery of water on Mars. This posed a question to scientists: Could we grow plants in the soil […]
Happy National Pizza Month!Pizza is, and probably always will be, one of America’s favorite foods. So, in honor of the entire month of October being dedicated to this cheesy, delicious invention, we’re setting seven pizza myths straight.
Arctic ice is dwindling, the waters of the North Pacific Ocean are the warmest on record and tens of thousands of walruses have taken notice, “hauling out” on an Alaskan beach in numbers never seen before. Photos taken by scientists working for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration show more than 35,000 walruses gathered, or […]
Microsoft showed off the new Windows 10 at an event for business customers Tuesday.
Apple and Google have won praise from privacy proponents for efforts to encrypt their latest smartphones in a way that would prevent law enforcement from accessing certain private data. The FBI, not so much. Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey told reporters Thursday that the agency is talking to both companies to raise concerns […]
This viral YouTube video of adorable toddlers arguing over the weather will pull at your heartstrings. The little boy in the video says it’s sprinkling, but a little girl in the video counters that it’s raining. The argument then goes on and on.
As millions of people get their hands on the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus on Friday, many will no doubt be looking for new apps that take advantage of the new phones’ capabilities. Chief among them is a bigger screen. The iPhone 6 has a 4.7-inch display, while the 6 Plus checks in […]