BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion (RIM) says it may sell one or both of its two corporate jets as part of efforts to transform itself into what chief executive Thorsten Heins calls a "lean, mean hunting machine".
Now the site, Kickstarter, is to open in the UK, allowing British startups to solicit donations from the potential buyers among the public that could help get their projects off the ground.
Google faces a $22.5m fine (£14.5m) for breaching the privacy of iPhone and iPad users after bypassing cookie rejection settings on the devices, according to reports.
US startup Ouya has launched a Kickstarter funding campaign for its Android-based games console, which will cost under $100 when it goes on sale in the first quarter of 2013.
Instead of prosecuting elite computer hackers, the US government should recruit them to launch cyber-attacks against Islamist terrorists and other foes, according to a leading military thinker and government adviser.
New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg is not short of living space – his Upper West Side townhouse extends to 12,500 sq ft. But his plan for residents unable to cope with mushrooming rents in Manhattan is somewhat more modest: tiny "micro units" one fortieth of the size.
She is the still second most famous name in South Africa after Nelson Mandela.
A senior member of Libya's Muslim Brotherhood has conceded that its Justice and Construction party had fallen short of expectations, after early election results gave victory to its more secularist rival, the National Democratic Alliance (NDA).
Barack Obama's campaign team attempted to put a positive spin on disappointing fundraising figures by highlighting Tuesday what it claimed was a surge in small donors.
Republican leaders, still stung by the supreme court ruling upholding Barack Obama's healthcare reforms, launched another furious but largely symbolic bid to overturn the law on Tuesday.