COROT, the French Space Agency's planet-seeking spacecraft, has been officially sent to the metaphorical woodshed more than six months after it stopped working, leaving the future of exoplanetary research to be handled by those on the ground (literally).
The Twitter career of Alec Baldwin is apparently over (again) after the actor went on a tear against a journalist, calling him a "toxic little queen" and threatening to "straighten [him] out."
If anything will help make soccer happen in the United States, then surely it's the RoboCup soccer tournament currently underway in the Netherlands, in which multiple teams of robots compete for the right to one day overthrow humanity. Kind of.
Who wants something that could turn your iPhone into a 3D camera? It turns out that, unsurprisingly, the answer is "a lot of people," after a Kickstarter project reached its $40,000 goal in just nine hours.
After more than five years in the courts, two appeals, and an unsuccessful attempt to take the case to the Supreme Court, Joel Tenenbaum will have to pay $22,500 for every song he illegally downloaded a decade ago.
As 3D printing becomes more available and the possibilities continue to veer on the controversial side, one company has developed a software to detect when the design resembles too closely to a firearm.
For many, the best way to mark an anniversary of a tragic event is with a sensitive condolence card. For one group of hackers, however, nothing compares with attacking sites on both sides of a bloody conflict.
For years, the name "BitTorrent" has been synonymous with the idea of Internet piracy. The company continues to speak out, telling those who use BitTorrent to illegal download content they're "doing it wrong."
Sure, it's cool that a French duo can pretend to be robots and get their records in the charts, but what about the bands that are actually made up of real robots? Introducing Z-Machines, a Japanese three piece built to rock. Literally.
As Pandora faces calls to increase the amount of royalties it pays to musicians and songwriters, one songwriter has given the debate important context by revealing just how much he made for a quarter from the service - as well as his radio royalties for contrast.
Calling all wannabe movie makers! New Regency Productions has teamed with an online portal to launch a new competition that will allow eight filmmakers the chance of a lifetime: making a funded short that could be developed into a full-length movie.
The problem with advertisements on YouTube isn't that they exist, but that they're not taking full advantage of the medium, according to the company's global head of content. YouTube plans to work with advertisers to change that.
Because Netflix doesn't release information about who is viewing what on its servers, Wikia's WAM meter steps in to let you know which episode of the new Arrested Development season was most popular.
Hip-hop's Public Enemy has partnered with BitTorrent to offer fans the chance to download not only their new video (and outtakes), but also exclusive elements of their new track for the "low price" of sharing their e-mail addresses.
One of the co-founders of The Pirate Bay is facing potential extradition to Denmark after a massive hacking scandal that could result in countrywide identity theft. That is, if he isn't jailed for a separate hacking crime in his native Sweden.