To one generation George Takei was best-known for his role as Sulu on Star Trek. Today, Takei is widening his appeal from the young to the not-quite-as-young generations.
Barbie dolls are wildly popular, and wildly unrealistic. Fans of a still-to-be-built alternative to Barbie are putting their money and behind a company whose tagline is "average is beautiful."
One of the country's biggest annual gatherings of music, film, and interactive media stars and devotees is underway in Austin, Texas.
Half a century later, landmark Supreme Court case on free speech still relevant in digital age
Mike Moss tried to stay away from his Apple products for a whole day. Did he make it?
The New York Times says the monocle will be the next big trend. But will it transfer to D.C.?
March 7 is the National Day of Unplugging. It was launched five years ago by the national nonprofit group Reboot.
New bills would limit police use of cellphone tracking, license plate recording
ABC7's Lauryn Ricketts says a social media following, in the right hands, is an asset during a weather emergency.
Parents can keep tabs on what their children are doing online, and with whom they're doing it, with a web-based monitoring system developed by a Northern Virginia company.
When Facebook paid a sum that could end up totaling $19 billion - yes, with a "b" - for WhatsApp, a lot of people thought that was an eye-popping amount of money. But Amir Efrati, senior reporter for TheInformation.com, tells WTOP it wasn't such an unbelievable price - in fact, someone else was offering more.
Review: App for tracking people's location could be friendship magnet or stalker's best friend
Today is Safer Internet Day. One topic will be distinguishing the differences between risk and harm to young people.
The developer of the challenging, frustrating and addicting game Flappy Bird has pulled the game off the market in a mysterious move.
Ever wonder why your online dating site isn't getting you dates? You might be using the wrong keywords.
New study shows that dependency on smartphones has gone way up.
Researchers are trying to determine how much time phone users spend engaged with their devices. And, a new app attempts to quantify why many have a "phone jones."
Facebook's new mobile app, Paper, is a graphically-pleasing alternative to the regular Facebook mobile experience. Will it render the original obsolete?
Facebook celebrates a big birthday Tuesday, marking a decade since Mark Zuckerberg launched the social media network from his Harvard dorm room.