Google Experiments With An Ad-Free Web
November 20 2014 9:37 PM
Readers pay a few dollars to view select websites without ads.
Huffington Post Could Host Jill Abramson's Media Startup
November 20 2014 5:37 PM
The site would pay hefty sums for "high quality" long-form journalism, and charge readers $3 per month.
Tear Gas Fired Inside Nigerian Parliament
November 20 2014 9:34 AM
Ongoing violence in Nigeria leads to a suspension of activities and tear gas fired inside the West African nation's parliament.
Former Zambian First Lady Challenges Ex-Ruler's Son For Presidency
November 20 2014 9:11 AM
The family face-off constitutes an unprecedented political development, according to an independent Zambian news site.
Egypt Arrests Senior Muslim Brotherhood Negotiator
November 20 2014 7:06 AM
Since Mohammed Morsi’s ouster last year, about 1,400 people have been killed in a government crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood.
Firefox Dumps Google For Yahoo Search
November 19 2014 8:11 PM
Mozilla says Yahoo offered “improved economic terms” to become the default U.S. search provider.
Egyptian Police Arrest Protesters Commemorating 2011 Clashes
November 19 2014 4:59 PM
Activists had planned to rally on Wednesday in defiance of the country's harsh protest laws, enacted by the military-backed government of President Abdelfattah al-Sisi.
SEC's New Rules Meant To Prevent Market Glitches
November 19 2014 4:49 PM
The new rules will be rolled out over the next year.
7 Startling Truths About The State Of Global Sanitation
November 19 2014 3:42 PM
On World Toilet Day, here are seven startling facts about sanitation around the globe.
Another Crippling Effect Of Ebola
November 19 2014 10:20 AM
While the spread of the Ebola outbreak appears to be slowing in Liberia, the economic impact of the virus has only just begun.
One Campaign Video Features Over A Dozen Celebrities
November 19 2014 9:19 AM
One Campaign video on Ebola makes the case that the world waited too long to respond to the epidemic.
Scientists Are Trying To Clone The Woolly Mammoth
November 19 2014 3:56 AM
Scientists hope to find the right DNA to help extinct life find its way back.
Apple Watch Relies On iPhone Hardware For Heavy-Lifting
November 19 2014 3:42 AM
The iPhone-maker’s stylish first wearable leaves the heavy lifting to the iPhone.
Cuban Doctor In Sierra Leone Tests Positive For Ebola
November 19 2014 1:24 AM
Cuba had sent 256 medical workers to Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea, to help tackle Ebola and received global praise for the move.
Bill And Melinda Gates Leading New Ebola Study
November 19 2014 12:04 AM
Several Ebola patients recovered from the disease after receiving blood from survivors, but there’s no way of knowing for sure without a study like this.
Xbox Live Is Down Again
November 18 2014 9:15 PM
The subscription gaming service went down earlier this month, as well.
The World Is Running Out Of Cocoa
November 18 2014 9:00 PM
The world eats more cocoa than farmers produce, according to top chocolate makers.
iPhone 6 Plus Owners Say Their Cameras Won’t Focus
November 18 2014 8:03 PM
The “best smartphone camera ever” is acting up, and the issue might lie in Apple’s new image stabilization hardware.
Infiniti's New Q Is 'Good Enough'
November 18 2014 2:52 PM
Infiniti needs a serious flagship to change the public’s perception of the brand and sell more vehicles. Enter the newest member of the Q family: the Q70S.
Yes, Epson Makes Smartglasses
November 18 2014 2:10 PM
Legacy brands have horses in the smartglass race too -- and it’s not just Google anymore.