Australian Author Wins 2014 Man Booker Prize
October 15 2014 6:39 AM
The prestigious award for works of fiction included American authors as nominees for the first time in its 46-year history.
US Let Lead Slip Late On Once Again
October 14 2014 10:09 PM
The United States conceded a late equalizer to finish 1-1 with Ecuador in a friendly international in Florida.
Sweden Home To Hockey, Snow And Now Online Piracy
October 14 2014 7:52 PM
One of nine Swedish residents download files from the Pirate Bay and similar sites, experts say.
Google Maps Releases Greatest Chrome Extension Ever (Probably)
October 14 2014 6:51 PM
It will make new tabs in Chrome look pretty, and that's about it.
Czech Teen Hacks Off Friend's Fingers For Satanic Sacrifice: Report
October 14 2014 6:26 PM
Alena Skrivankova, 15, of the Czech Republic, reportedly sliced off her friend Jitka Svehlova's fingers as a sacrifice to Satan.
Like Pirate Bay, Popcorn Time Is Back, In Sweden
October 14 2014 5:08 PM
Known colloquially as the Netflix for pirates, the site is experiencing a resurgence after a brief outage.
O'Shea Secures Dramatic Point In Germany
October 14 2014 4:56 PM
John O'Shea struck deep into injuty time to give the Republic of Ireland a 1-1 draw in Germany in Euro 2016 qualifying.
The Top Five Most Sexist Video Games
October 14 2014 4:50 PM
Before gamergate, the representation of women in video games can be a bit iffy. We compiled a list of some of the worst offenders.
Gay Catholics React To Vatican Comments With ‘Cautious Optimism’
October 14 2014 4:12 PM
A surprising new Vatican document has been lauded for its compassionate language toward gay Catholics and their families.
Vatican Document 'Groundbreaking' For LGBT Catholics
October 14 2014 3:31 PM
The document from the synod of bishops states: “Homosexuals have gifts and qualities to offer to the Christian community.”
Irish Tax Holiday Comes To An End
October 14 2014 2:59 PM
Finance minister Michael Noon said the country will phase out the “double Irish” scheme that saved Apple and other multinationals billions.
Arsenal Face Battle For World Cup Winner
October 14 2014 2:38 PM
Arsenal look set to face heated competition to sign Real Madrid’s German World Cup winner Sami Khedira.
The Tide May Be Turning For The Xbox One
October 14 2014 1:56 PM
Microsoft may be pulling ahead in the console war, after media analyst Michael Pachter predicted the Xbox One outsold the PS4 last month.
'Minecraft' Coming To Micrsosoft's Windows Phone
October 14 2014 1:50 PM
Popular sandbox game has been a hit on Android and iOS devices, but has been absent from Microsoft's mobile platform.
Future Of Liverpool Target Valdes In Doubt
October 14 2014 12:24 PM
Liverpool’s proposed free transfer move for goalkeeper Víctor Valdés remains in doubt.
Google Searching For Answers After Google Drive Outage
October 14 2014 12:14 PM
Google's cloud-based storage and software suite, Google Drive, was down for several hours on Tuesday.
Amazon Plans Stores In San Francisco, Sacramento In Addition To NYC
October 14 2014 11:30 AM
Amazon is opening one "pop-up" store for the holidays in Sacramento, as well as one in San Francisco.
The Best Netflix Experience Is In Europe
October 14 2014 11:18 AM
Netflix speeds in the U.S. have seen improvement, but the numbers still pale in comparison to European performance.
Messi Signs Fan’s Shirt In Hong Kong Friendly
October 14 2014 10:25 AM
Lionel Messi signed a pitch-invader’s shirt during Argentina’s friendly win over Hong Kong.
Windows 10 Technical Preview Tops 1M Free Downloads
October 14 2014 10:20 AM
Microsoft says it will eventually bring Windows 10 to tiny devices connected to the "Internet of Things."