British startup Made in Me wants to get parents and children drawing and recording with Peppa Pig, Peter Rabbit and other characters

Every week brings dozens of new, individual book-apps for children, but an increasing number of startups are experimenting with storybook-store apps, through which parents can access dozens of digital stories paid for...

Long Beach, Calif. – Formula DRIFT returned to Irwindale Speedway for the 2012 season finale. Daigo Saito in the Achilles Tire / Bridges Racing Lexus SC430 takes the event victory and wins the 2012 Formula DRIFT Championship.

Round 7: Title Fight at Irwindale Speedway showcased drifting in its finest form. For the first time in Formula DRIFT and

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The ability of any company to 'mine the mosaic' of personal data has consequences far beyond individuals' privacy

An imminent report on an emerging threat to individual privacy to be issued by the European data protection authorities raises even more serious issues than those it is likely to address. The report will consider Google's asserted right...

After Google's chairman said he 'doesn't understand the details' of the smartphone battles, we provide a primer explaining what's going on

Following Eric Schmidt's remark to Kara Swisher in October that he wouldn't comment on the smartphone patent wars because he "doesn't understand all the details", we'd like to be of service.

Yes, Eric Schmidt is...

Screencap with Eminem driving Chrysler 200 from

It's been a couple of years since Chrysler first kicked off its popular "Imported from Detroit" tagline, but the automaker's hometown rally cry is about to make the move from advertising to special-edition models. According to The Detroit News, Chrysler will introduce the Chrysler 300 Motown and Chrysler 200 8 Mile special editions confirming our

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US Federal Trade Commission initiative could see search giant facing proceedings on both sides of the Atlantic

The US Federal Trade Commission is preparing a case against Google that could lead to a full antitrust lawsuit similar to the action taken against Microsoft at the end of the 1990s, the Guardian has learned.

The initiative means Google...

US mobile carrier given much-needed cash boost as Softbank makes biggest overseas acquisition by a Japanese company

The third largest mobile operator in the US is falling into Japanese hands, in the latest multibillion deal in an increasingly concentrated industry. Japanese telecoms company Softbank will buy up to 70% of Sprint Nextel for $20bn,...

The full-size crossover segment is chock-full of many decent players, and for good reason. For most buyers, the big vehicles deliver enough of the off-road and towing capabilities of a traditional sport utility, the roominess and high driving position of a minivan, and increasingly, the driving dynamics and fuel economy of a big sedan.

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Video website attracts biggest audience for livestream to date – but more viewers watch Downton Abbey on TV in UK

A world away from the traditional Sunday night viewing pleasures of Downton Abbey, supersonic skydiver Felix Baumgartner's 24-mile fall to Earth was watched by a record audience of more than 8 million people live on YouTube.

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