Published July 26, 2013
Google’s new Chromecast gadget is one of the easiest ways you’ll ever find to pump videos, photos and whatever from a cellphone, tablet or laptop onto that ultrahigh-definition HDTV you plunked all that cash down for.
Published July 19, 2013
The CIA liberally stole from Ian Fleming’s James Bond, creating real life gadgets based on the outlandish spy gizmos 007 carried in books like Goldfinger and From Russia With Love, according to an eye-opening new report.
Published July 11, 2013
A new Android app asks users to expose the home addresses of gun owners they deem “potentially unsafe” -- and share that information with the world.
Published June 26, 2013
The clandestine National Security Agency is partly responsible for the modern PC era, a newly declassified document reveals, thanks to decades of custom computers built for one thing: espionage.
Published June 20, 2013
A carved pillar discovered near Bethlehem may be linked to the Biblical King of Kings, David himself, or perhaps validate the scope of wise Solomon's majestic kingdom. If they ever get around to digging it up, that is.
Published June 18, 2013
A bill introduced Tuesday would protect against what some call the greatest threat facing America today: a tremendous electromagnetic pulse that could destroy the electric grid, essentially sending the country back to the stone age.
Published June 10, 2013
Covanta processes all the non-recyclable rubbish from Capitol Hill’s 535 lawmakers and turns it into electricity that powers about 250 homes. A cynic might call it the most useful thing the nation’s politicians produce.
Published June 05, 2013
The Connecticut Senate passed a bill Tuesday evening that would delete the Wright brothers from history, explicitly stripping recognition for history's first powered flight from Orville and Wilbur and assigning it to someone else.
Published May 30, 2013
A British museum is about to haul 8 tons of history out of the English Channel -- the only remaining Nazi Dornier bomber from the World War II Blitz on London.
Published May 18, 2013
Just when you thought the strange story of John McAfee was over….