Near-field communication — which turns your phone into your fares, ads, and more — has shown both promise and problems.
Trip Advisor ranks the cheapest and most expensive vacation cities for Americans this summer.
The micromanaged brand protection strategies of the International Olympic Committee are going down about as well as you’d expect with the home crowd in London.
The Games will offer spectators a distinctly familiar roster of dishes, distinguished from what’s available at the average airport mainly by even higher prices.
Scenes from the London-wide Jubilee celebration.
Luke Jerram's wind-powered "Aeolus" looks like the result of smashing together a pipe organ and a porcupine.
Londoners prepare for a weekend of festivities.
Could publicity around the Games lure luxury shoppers into Burberry and Jaguar? Yes, according to a new poll.
The city's search for a post-games stadium occupant has been disappointingly fruitless so far.
A Mary Poppins-esque view of the city.
At London's National Portrait Gallery, the Queen gets her close-up many times over.
An army missile turret and the unveiling of The Orbit have dominated U.K. headlines this week.
Environmentalists have kicked off a campaign called "Straw Wars" to rid London's Soho district of drinking straws.
At best, noise is distracting. But the distraction can have significant consequences.
Researchers identify a method to reuse heat from steel factories to warm homes.
As London debuts its newest structural wonder, a tour of its counterparts around the world.
A London company matches flexible tenants with landlords who would otherwise be sitting on empty buildings.
More and more, shipping containers are being used to create big, inter-connected work spaces and homes.
The Games have provided an unprecedented opportunity, not always welcome, for companies to attach their names to parts of the city.