With a Twitter-based mood-measuring lightshow displayed on the London Eye, we're about to find out.
A few scenes have been trimmed to ensure all attendees will be able to catch the last trains home.
The left-leaning city council may have lost legislative power, but it is regaining its influence as the sole chink in Britain’s official policy of Olympic boosterism.
Police in London want you to help hunt for pick-pocketers with your smart phone. It's an idea with serious flaws.
Rules meant to protect sponsors prevent architects from winning awards for their Olympic facilities.
Hundreds of "peace tents" will be illuminated to commemorate the ancient Olympic Truce.
Upset over being excluded from the lanes, some 200 London cab drivers blocked traffic in Parliament Square.
Also, a pilot program to give out free toilet paper in China fails miserably.
With only 10 days until the Opening Ceremonies, images from all over the city as it the Games draw ever closer.
The London Games have been an exercise in image control, but that has only encouraged the jokers.
Dozens of G4S staff failed to turn up for guard duty at a Manchester hotel hosting Olympic athletes.
Over 235,000 visitors will arrive in Heathrow today, putting the city's specially designed transportation network to the test.
London's architectural legacy from this summer's Games.
Radioactive photographer Nick Veasey works with dangerous wavelengths to reveal the inner beauty of the city.
Dozens of quiet green spaces dot the city scape.
After walking out last month, a deal could be signed by next week.
The cutest tribute to the Games we've come across – just don't tell the brand police.
If this sounds trivial to you, you don’t know Britain.
Also, a tony California beach town shoos away smelly persons from its libraries, and the Olympics outlaws everything.