- Brazil’s World Cup Hangover: A Shrinking Economy
August 15 2014 2:53 PM
June numbers from the central bank are the latest sign that Latin America's largest economy is slipping into recession.
- Can Chinese Backer Of Nicaragua's Canal Get It Done?
August 15 2014 2:52 PM
The man behind the $50 billion project designed to revitalize Nicaragua's economy remains a mystery.
- Will Nicaragua's Canal Sink Or Swim?
August 15 2014 2:47 PM
A century after the Panama Canal opened, a potential rival emerges. But it's far from certain the Nicaragua Canal will work, or even exist.
- Take-Two CEO Assures Players Next-Gen 'GTA 5' WIll Blow Them Away
August 15 2014 1:52 PM
'GTA 5' will be even better on the Xbox One and PS4, Take Two CEO assures fans.
- Preview Members Gain Access To Latest Xbox One Update
August 15 2014 1:22 PM
Microsoft is rolling out its latest update for Xbox One preview members.
- Tech Titans Help Drive Ice Bucket Challenge Tally To $9.5 Million
August 15 2014 1:17 PM
Tech helps the Ice Bucket Challenge go viral.
- Sales Of Gaming Consoles PS4 And Xbox Doubled In July
August 15 2014 10:59 AM
July software sales are twice as high as July of 2013, the NPD Group reported.
- Panama Canal's 48 Miles To An 'American Century'
August 15 2014 9:20 AM
One hundred years ago today, the Panama Canal opened. The world would never be the same.
- A Man, A Plan And A World Transformed
August 15 2014 9:15 AM
The Panama Canal, which opened 100 years ago, shortened shipping times dramatically and transformed global trade routes forever.
- Watching The Comandante's Channel, In English
August 15 2014 8:23 AM
Venezuela's state-backed TeleSUR English site has a solid Chavista bias, but its U.S. coverage is surprisingly relevant.
- Alabama Prisons Facing 'Serious' Tuberculosis Outbreak
August 14 2014 9:11 PM
The worst outbreak since 2009 follows a year of no cases of TB in Alabama prisons.
- Pope Warns Against Being 'Secularized And Materialistic'
August 14 2014 8:19 PM
Pope Francis, traveling in a Kia while in South Korea, cautioned bishops about caring more about "worldly" successes than the Gospel.
- MLB Moves Toward New Era, And Controversy
August 14 2014 7:01 PM
Manfred, who becomes the game's 10th commissioner, had previously overseen 20 years of successful labor relations for the MLB.
- New 'Arkham Knight' Screenshots Revealed During Gamescom
August 14 2014 3:17 PM
New screenshots of 'Arkham Knight' were revealed during gamescom in Germany this week.
- Will Rockstar's Next 'GTA 5 Online' Launch This Tuesday?
August 14 2014 1:55 PM
Rockstar still hasn't revealed when update 1.16 or heists are coming to 'GTA Online, but could it be this Tuesday?
- 'DayZ' Standalone Coming To PS4
August 14 2014 1:10 PM
Bohemia Interactive's "DayZ" is coming to the PS4, but no release date has been confirmed.
- Flipboard App Rolling Out Video Ads
August 14 2014 1:06 PM
Flipboard joins other social networks Facebook and Instagram in using video ads.
- You Thought That App Was Off? Look Again
August 14 2014 11:26 AM
A growing number of smartphone apps are tracking your location — even when they're not being used. Here's how to turn them off.
- New Species Of Flying Reptile Found In Brazil
August 14 2014 11:20 AM
A new species of pterosaur, an ancient flying reptile with a butterfly-like head, was discovered in Brazil.
- Apple Bans Two Toxic Chemicals From Manufacturing Process
August 14 2014 11:03 AM
Apple has banned the use of two toxic chemicals from being uses in its factories in China.