LOS ANGELES — At YouTube’s studios, a 10-year-old boy in a suit runs around with a fuzzy tail tucked under his jacket as a monster preps on a nearby soundstage
Kid President and Grover first meet in a hallway before the pair embark on a full day of filming. Any duo — be it human or Muppet — need to acquaint themselves before going in front of the camera. And while adults might exchange hollow chatter, Grover and Kid President dive into a serious topic: neckties
Aside from the fact it stars George Clooney and Britt Robertson, Tomorrowland has until now been nothing but a big, frustrating secret. With the first teaser trailer, released Thursday at New York Comic-Con, the secret isn’t just out — it’ll make you jump.
WASHINGTON — The Secret Service is boosting security outside the White House following an embarrassing security breach in which an intruder with a knife scaled the White House fence, dashed across the lawn and made it all the way inside before agents managed to stop him.
Increased surveillance and more officer patrols are among the measures that Secret Service Director Julia Pierson has ordered, as the elite agency strives to ensure such an incident can’t happen again. Pierson has also…
This was not your usual Apple event. At the Flint Center for the Performing Arts in Cupertino, California, Apple managed to pack a heck of a lot of new stuff into its two-hour presentation, including a pair of new iPhones, the company’s own system for mobile payments and a smartwatch.
While we learned a lot about the iPhone 6, the iPhone 6 Plus, Apple Pay and the Apple Watch during Tuesday’s event, there were many subjects that the company didn’t talk about. Whether they were secret,…
Students have more in common with their teachers than they might expect.
While some educators can’t wait to get back to the chalkboard, others greet the first day back with the same dread they felt back in high school. It may feel like teachers often put rules in place for seemingly arbitrary reasons, but they’re probably more on your side than you suspect
A prank phone call to police sent SWAT teams bursting through the doors of a Colorado office Wednesday, all of which was captured in an online stream on Twitch.
Those detained were not engaged in a standoff, as the caller claimed, but were instead playing Counter-Strike and streaming it online for their fans. This unfortunately common prank, called swatting, has plagued celebrities and tech leaders for years, but has gained steam on live game streams as popular players are targeted.
After months of rumors, game streaming service Twitch is finally being acquired — just by a different company than first thought.
Amazon announced Monday afternoon that it had agreed to buy Twitch for $970 million in cash, a surprise move given the many reports that Twitch had all but inked a deal with Google’s YouTube. The YouTube deal, which reportedly fell through before Amazon entered the fray, would have made more sense at first blush: Twitch is one of the most promising video streaming…