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Pok mon Go for iOS and Android brings Pok mon into the real world

The Pok mon Company has announced a new mobile game called Pok mon Go, produced in collaboration with Nintendo and Niantic Labs, the former Google subsidiary behind the Ingress augmented reality...

Fallout 4 comes with a real Pip-Boy that works with your phone

The Fallout series is known for the Pip-Boy, a chunky smartwatch-style device that lets you check various information on the go. But in Fallout 4 , the latest instalment of the post-apocalyptic RPG...

Ahmed Mohamed says he's going to the White House and then he's transferring schools

Two days after his arrest for bringing a homemade clock to school, Ahmed Mohamed appeared at a press conference today to address his supporters. The 14-year-old student at MacArthur High School in...

Disney is building a massive Star Wars world at Disneyland

Today at Disney's D23 Expo, CEO Bob Iger made a huge announcement: the company is creating an enormous Star Wars-themed land for its parks. There will be two different parks, one at Disneyland in...

Tesla's $3,000 Powerwall Will Let Households Run Entirely On Solar Energy

You almost certainly associate Tesla with cars - very cool cars - but the company has an even grander vision beyond that. Today, CEO and founder Elon Musk unveiled 'Tesla Energy' - a new business...

The first new Dragon Ball series in nearly 20 years will debut this July

18 years after the end of Dragon Ball GT, a new Dragon Ball series is set to debut this summer. Titled Dragon Ball Chou (meaning Super), series creator Akira Toriyama will return to run the show....

The Mozilla Story: Making The World You Want

It's easy to forget how powerful Microsoft was only fifteen years ago. In 2000, Microsoft had 97% market share of its operating system in computers and, at its peak in 2004, Internet Explorer...

14-year-old Ahmed Mohamed arrested for bringing homemade clock to school

Police in Texas have arrested a 14-year-old boy for building a clock. Ahmed Mohamed, who lives in Irving and has a keen interest in robotics and engineering, put the device together on Sunday...

Facebook is making a 'Dislike' button

People have asked whether Facebook would make a "Dislike" button for years, and for years Facebook has said that it wouldn't. It's kind of obvious why this cycle happens: there's a natural impulse...

You can now buy Star Wars' adorable BB-8 droid and let it patrol your home

As I write this, holed up in a small office, I can hear a quiet whirr going to and fro on the floor. Actually, it s more of a quiet whirr followed by a less quiet thunk as plastic meets plaster...

Adobe Flash just took another step towards death, thanks to Google

Adobe Flash, the world s most hated software, is finally dying. Technically, it s been on its way out for years, but today it received one of its final blows which will go down in history. Google...

VMA 2015: Nicki Minaj called out Miley Cyrus live on the VMA stage

While accepting the award for Best Hip-Hop Video at tonight's MTV Video Music Awards, Nicki Minaj held host Miley Cyrus accountable for comments she made in an interview with The New York Times on...

Google is reorganizing and Sundar Pichai will become new CEO

In a blog post today, Google co-founder Larry Page announced a massive restructuring of hte company, instituting Sundar Pichai as CEO and shifting himself and co-founder Sergey Brin to a larger...

Kentucky man shoots down drone hovering over his backyard

The way William Merideth sees it, it s pretty clear-cut: a drone flying over his backyard was a well-defined invasion of privacy, analogous to a physical trespassing. Not knowing who owned it, the...

A close look at Marshall's gorgeous new London smartphone

From nowhere, Marshall leaked plans this morning for a smartphone called London, which it designed with all of the retro style and texture of one of its classic guitar amps. It's a seriously cool...

PewDiePie's response to making $7.4 million is exactly why he's so successful

There are a few things commonly accepted about Felix Kjellberg, aka PewDiePie. He screams a lot. He publishes videos himself playing video games. He makes a lot of money doing so. The latest figure...

It's on: Team Japan accepts US challenge to a giant robot duel

The US might have just beaten Japan at soccer in the Women's World Cup, but the Japanese are already moving onto another great sport: giant robot fighting. Japanese company Suidobashi Heavy...

Stephen Colbert just interviewed Eminem on a public access cable show in Monroe, Michigan

I'm going to be honest with you: I don't know what to say here. I almost didn't believe this video was real, except that it's hosted on an official YouTube account. So let's set the stage here. At...