It's a hindrance most city dwellers face regularly – pedestrians are so glued to their phones they inevitably end up bumping into others.
After receiving numerous complaints, Apple has made it easier for users to delete the U2 album it had given to iTunes subscribers.
U.S. and U.K. universities remain tops, with Boston's MIT leading the way, according to widely followed global rankings.
Attorneys for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday denied as "false" and "preposterous" an allegation that defense team members posed as FBI employees while investigating the case in Russia.
A fire driven by fierce winds raced through a small town near the Oregon border on Monday, burning a church to the ground, damaging or destroying 100 homes and prompting evacuation orders for at least 1,500 people, authorities said.
With the launch of the iPhone 6, Apple is poised to begin another "super cycle," analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald told CNBC.
QuestBridge has quietly become a force in college admissions. On some elite campuses, 1 in 10 students come from the program.