Passengers tackled man who 'threatened to blow up Malaysia Airlines Flight MH128' - The Sydney Morning Herald

A man who allegedly attempted to enter the cockpit of Malaysia Airlines flight MH128 while threatening to blow up the plane was carrying a large black device that had several aerials protruding from it, according to a passenger on the flight. "I've ...

Kabul bombing latest reminder that America's longest war rages on - CNN

(CNN) A suicide bombing in Kabul on Wednesday that claimed the lives of more than 90 people and injured at least 11 US contractors was the latest jolt to Washington that the US is still fighting its longest war in Afghanistan 16 years after it began.

NASA is gearing up to fly a robot dangerously close to the sun and 'touch' the star - Business Insider

solar probe plus approaches sun illustration nasa An illustration of NASA's Parker Solar Probe (previously called Solar Probe Plus) as it flies toward the sun. NASA/JHU/APL. NASA is a launching a probe to get closer to the sun than any mission in history.

Nest's newest home-security camera will use facial recognition to identify those it records - Los Angeles Times

Nest Labs is adding Google's facial recognition technology to a high-resolution home-security camera, offering a glimpse of a future in which increasingly intelligent, Internet-connected computers can see and understand what's going on in people's homes.

The Essential Phone paves the way toward phones with edge-to-edge screens and no ports - Mashable

Apple deserves all the credit in the world for transforming smartphones from ugly chunks of plastic with physical QWERTY keyboards into sleek metal and glass touchscreen devices. In recent years, however, the company's ability to innovate with iPhone ...

Oculus just added Chromecast support to Gear VR - TechRadar

Virtual reality may be enthralling for the user behind the goggles, but it's not exactly riveting for spectators on the outside who can only see you oooh-ing and ahh-ing to your self at some unseen splendor. That's why, starting today, Oculus is adding ...

Take-Two nabs the rights to 'Kerbal Space Program' - Engadget

The news about ex-Squad members leaving for Valve was ultimately overblown, but there's still plenty of drama in the indie developer's life: Take-Two Interactive has bought the rights to Kerbal Space Program. The move will turn the spaceship building ...