| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:20 PM
On Nov. 21, 1963, film critics were planning to catch a special preview of Stanley Kubrick's "Dr. Strangelove" the next day. But when the news came from Dallas on Nov. 22, those plans changed.
"NEVER HELD ... THE DAY KENNEDY WAS SHOT," one guest...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 6:08 PM
WASHINGTON — Warning that virtual currencies are attracting money-launderers and drug dealers, U.S. officials called for greater government oversight of Bitcoin and other peer-to-peer payment systems during the first-ever congressional hearing on...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
With just two (excruciatingly long) days left before the "Breaking Bad" finale, the buzz about the final Heisenberg hijinks is reaching a thundering crescendo.
Fans are taking to Twitter and Reddit to air their wildest predictions about the enigmatic...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
With just a few (excruciatingly long) hours left before the "Breaking Bad" finale, the buzz about the final Heisenberg hijinks is reaching a thundering crescendo.
Fans are taking to Twitter and Reddit to air their wildest predictions about the...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 6:25 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — By all rights, Twitter should be wildly popular with mainstream America.
World leaders, the pope, even Justin Bieber post updates there.
It tells us what's culturally relevant at any given moment, be it Beyonce's performance at...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 6:30 PM
A24 has launched a digital campaign for James Franco in "Spring Breakers," with a Twitter feed that contains critics' praise under the tagline "Consider This Sh*t."
A second tweet included the words "We weren't joking. Consider this shit very seriously....
| Jan 12, 2013
| 7:26 PM
Aaron Swartz, who co-founded Reddit and became an Internet folk hero for fighting to make online content free to the public, committed suicide Friday. He was 26.
Swartz hanged himself in his Brooklyn, N.Y., apartment, said a statement released by his...
| Apr 21, 2013
Within hours of the Boston Marathon bombing, investigators were already overwhelmed. Bloody clothing, bags, shoes and other evidence from victims and witnesses was piling up. Videos and still images, thousands of them, were pouring in by e-mail and...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 5:05 AM
Internet sleuths are polishing off their magnifying glasses after a possible murder confession was posted to the popular community art website PostSecret.com.
The controversial postcard shows a map with a red arrow and the words "I said she dumped me,...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 5:21 PM
An online posting that intimated someone had dumped a body in Chicago's Jackson Park ignited a torrent of concern among social media users over the weekend and even prompted police to scour the area.
The posting occurred on a website called PostSecret....
| Jun 15, 2013
| 7:36 AM
What do President Obama, Morgan Freeman, NSA document-leaker Edward Snowden and some guy who goes by the name “probably hitting on you” have in common?
They all know what time "the narwhal bacons."
Specifically, they know "the narwhal...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 11:55 AM
Ever stopped to wonder how many other people might have just Liked a post on Facebook, searched for something on Google or tweeted at the same time as you?
There's a website that purportedly shows you what that looks like.
One Second on the Internet...