Unlike all the other space rocks that come hurtling past our home planet every month, the asteroid known as 2011 UW158 happens to contain somewhere around $5.4 trillion dollars worth of platinum, give or take a few billion.
Not all of us can afford a summer home, but if you want to rent one, you've likely been to sites like VRBO and Homeaway. Tripping.com aggregates all these listings in one place, and just secured $16 million in funding.
The stunning imagery created for the band's tour by artist Jeff Frost is actually time-lapse footage from CERN's Large Hadron Collider. The message behind the dizzying array of colors is meant to be the "neural net of humanity,"
Major label execs may be forced to remove their tunes from YouTube unless the site makes a change, according to a NY Post report. Execs told the Post that YouTube is one of the industry's worst partners: it pays creators little, lacks transparency.
You’d think that the majority of Oscar winners for Best Picture would make a list of best American films. This wasn't the case for BBC Culture’s list of 100 Greatest American Films, which was compiled by polling 62 critics on films from the past 90 years.
The trailer for The Night Before, starring Seth Rogen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Anthony Mackie, celebrates Christmas Eve in crazy ways. From a Miley Cyrus cameo to a box of magic mushrooms, three childhood friends redefine the holiday spirit.
HBO Now may get a boost in a new multi-platform agreement between HBO and Verizon. Broadband and wireless users will be able to subscribe to the standalone HBO service directly through Verizon, with possible bundling into Verizon's coming mobile video service
Caterpillar announced the Cat S40, a rugged smartphone that looks to dull your clumsiness by including shock- and drop-proof certification. The S40 will be available on August 1 in more than 60 countries.
HTC announced its Summer Sale, which seems to be a yearly tradition at this point. This year, the company offers a wide array of discounts on everything from the One M9 to the Nexus 9, as well as a wide swath of accessories.
According to German sources, Apple is in talks with BMW to use the i3 platform as the foundation for the tech company's first car. Styling would resemble a minivan instead of the i3's hatchback design.
Michael Moore's latest documentary, Where to Invade Next, will debut in September at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival. The Oscar-winning filmmaker managed to keep the news quiet until the TIFF announcement.