Major cell-phones companies are equipped to let callers text emergency call centers, but most states aren’t.
Nevada's nuclear-bomb testing spawned a spectator culture tinged with both profound fear and Sin City delight.
New legislation recognizes that demand for units has spun out of control, as have the fees and price hikes rental agencies charge.
It took very concerted policy efforts going back to the early 1990s.
How public-private partnerships have enabled the New Zealand city to rebound from a earthquake stronger than ever.
A new documentary explores the cultural cost of slum redevelopment.
If trends continue, we'll all soon be riding extremely well-designed mopeds.
To thoroughly win, you'll need to actually go visit every continent.
140 years ago, the only thing that hung out on urban roofs was wet laundry. But over time, height conquered all.
SketchFactor is the latest in a series of user-experience-driven mapping apps with the distinct smack of genteel paranoia.
Tiny structures sway with a magnetic field to redirect fluid and sunlight.
The golden state's historic drought is forcing residents to reconsider the "yuck factor" of wastewater re-use.
Airlines can now allow passengers to make in-flight calls—and they're looking to charge you to travel in peace.
Experts are split on whether artificial intelligence will boost—or decimate—the economy.
Small companies are stepping up to fill the needs of the evolving legal-weed economy—there's even a Yelp-style app.
As the county joins the ranks of "super-aged" nations, its new Green Man Plus program is using tech to give older pedestrians extra time to cross busy streets.
To keep up with SpaceX and others, the historic Space Coast must adapt to commercial needs.
A new feature in this massive online game that promises a personal home for every player might turn out to be a housing nightmare.
Korean researchers may have uncovered an innovative use for tar-stained filters.