Features by Will Oremus
Posted In: Grammys, advertising
Last year 28 million people watched the Grammys on TV. But more and more, some of the action and the ads will be happening on the so-called second screen.
Posted In: Barack Obama, secret service, Blackberry, encryption
President Obama revealed this week that he isn't allowed to have an iPhone. The Secret Service makes him stick to a BlackBerry.
Posted In: gun sales, instagram
Has Instagram really become a hot spot for gun sales?
Posted In: bing, Google, Microsoft
Microsoft's claim that users prefer its search engine Bing over Google is dubious.
Posted In: Google
If Google were a person, it could get a learner's permit to sit behind the wheel of one of its driverless cars.
Posted In: Tech, Google, biotech, aging, Health, biology
The tech giant aims to study the biology behind the process of aging.
Posted In: moocs, higher education, online education, college
Small Private Online Courses could change the way brick and mortar classrooms use digital teaching materials.
Posted In: Google, Internet search, big data
What are you doing tomorrow? Google already knows.
Posted In: Google, Gmail, email, spam
Google changed its popular free email service Gmail last week. Where once there was one true inbox, now there seems to be three.
Posted In: startups, Tech, branding
A new crop of tech startups are taking on wacky names that leave customers wondering what it is they do.