As a creative comment in response to the riots taking place in Turkey today, a popular local spirit is transformed into an explosive device.
Scientists have created software that analyzes past events in order to predict future health threats and events.
In England, the majority of adults would support a government shut down of sites like Twitter and Facebook during riots like the ones this summer.
What began as a protest in a New York City park against economic inequities has become a conversation that is spreading across the country on social media.
One of the biggest hurdles of identifying the London rioters is the high level encryption messaging of BlackBerry that they used to mobilize themselves. The government has enlisted security services used to catch terrorists to help track down the looters.
T-Mobile and Orange mobile phone operators are sharing user information with police under the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act.
BlackBerry's messaging network has been singled out for helping looters and vandalisers mobilize and plot out their next targets.