Discovery illuminates how bacteria turn methane gas into liquid methanol
If the name of the game is innovation, patents can be an important indicator
There's a new set of rumors around AMD's upcoming Navi GPUs, though based on their contents and structure, we'd advise you take them with a substantial grain of salt. While they're eye-opening, it's not at all clear they're accurate.
Facebook has filed a lawsuit against South Korean data analytics company Rankwave over a breach of contract after the company allegedly failed to prove that it was complying with Facebook's data policies.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk is set to head to trial later this year over a series of bad tweets in which he described a diver as "pedo guy" after the man criticized his plan for saving a young soccer team trapped in a cave system in Thailand.
Just when you thought Louis Vuitton had reached the pinnacle of sartorial elegance, one of haute couture's thirstiest brands went out and made what the "Maison" is calling the Canvas of the Future, or more simply, a purse with some fucking flexible screens sewn into its sides.
Helium is an essential chemical element used in MRI scanners, rocket fuel tanks, and floating party balloons. It's also a finite natural resource, and a global shortage has made it harder to sell balloons at Party City, which is now closing 45 stores.
Trendy toothpastes made with charcoal are likely a worse option for your teeth than traditional toothpaste, according to some British dentists. In a new paper, they argue that the claims behind these products, like better whitening, are completely unproven, and that they might even speed along tooth decay and other...
Rideshare unicorn Uber doesn't do anything small. When it was in the game of raising money, it raised close to $25 billion. When it loses that money--and it does every single quarter--it loses it at astronomical burn rates. It finally debuted on the New York Stock Exchange today, in the middle of international trade...
Like a scene out of a dystopian police state film, a failed software update caused hundreds of ankle monitoring devices in the Netherlands to go dark from police surveillance on Thursday.
One of the most stereotypical relaxing things to do--meditation--may actually cause distress for some people, according to the findings of a survey released this week. It found that more than a quarter of regular meditators have had bad experiences related to their meditation.
A bright green frog-shaped pencil case targeting children on Amazon contained 80 times the federal legal limit for lead, according to an investigation by the Washington State Attorney General's Office. This was among dozens of children's school supplies being sold on Amazon.com with illegal levels of toxic metals.