A new company is bringing the engineering savvy of rocket science to the design of the high-heeled shoe. Can stilettos that are actually comfortable to wear change centuries’ worth of symbolism?
For a century and a half, The New York Times has been earnestly—and hilariously—defining topical terms.
Why do we celebrate International Talk Like a Pirate Day? Because we can.
Her smartphone game is extremely popular and extremely ridiculous. And totally genius.
The real estate site Zillow just got bigger ... and that may be good thing.
A lesson in digital privacy
An astronaut takes a photograph that captures both wonder and war.
Important tweet from the Associated Press: A plane landed safely this morning.
No, the thing is not covered in diamonds. But it does have a curved screen.
The new website and app will make all 552 episodes of the series searchable.
A rogue wave and a lot of plastic octopi shed light on the workings of ocean currents.
It's not what you'd call a "good movie." In another way, though, the semi-raunchy rom-com is surprisingly subversive.
The tragedy is yet another reminder that ethics, as well as facts, are part of real-time reporting.
A survey about digital laughter gave respondents a write-in option. Their answers may surprise you.
"Tell me whhyyyyyyyyy," Srikanth Nandyala begs of the telecom giant.
Via Twitter, a new way to add accountability to public—and political—information
Online dating! Delayed marriages! Hollywood hasn't caught up to the way we love now.
The Nautilus Project turns deep-sea treasure-hunting into live entertainment for the desk-bound.
While the novel remains a classic because of its timeless characters, one thing doesn't translate: its heroines' ages.
Yes, after the drink.
This is what happens when jurisprudence meets remix culture.