One of Google’s Project Loon balloons took out power lines in Washington state, resulting in a minor power outage.
President Obama took to Reddit Wednesday afternoon, for a half hour session where users could ask any question they wanted. Of course, lots of people would jump at that chance, so it didn't take long before the system crashed.
Perhaps Chicken Little was right, because recently it has seemed like the sky really is falling. This time it's the appropriately named Russian satellite Phobos-Grunt, which looks ready to crash to Earth this coming Sunday or Monday.
Next year could be a very bad time for television. And I'm not talking about the people who make Heroes or CSI. No, I'm referring to the manufacturers. No doubt the various TV makers have been eagerly awaiting the...