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March 31, 2015 3:44 PM If Drones Make You Nervous, Think Of Them As Flying Donkeys

It's a drone delivery! This 'copter is ferrying medicine from a pharmacy to the headquarters of Deutsche Post in Bonn, part of a test of drone capabilities. One week last year, Jonathan Ledgard was talking with White House officials about how drones could deliver cargo to remote Africa. The next week, he was in a remote African village, telling elders 16

March 31, 2015 2:45 PM Germanwings disaster will not affect image of budget air travel: easyJet

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The disaster at budget airline Germanwings which killed 150 people will not harm the image of low-cost air travel in Europe, easyJet (EZJ.L) chief executive Carolyn McCall said on Tuesday. Airlines across the world were left reeling after investigators said they believed the co-pilot of a Germanwings flight locked himself alone 72

March 31, 2015 2:09 PM Sprint settles U.S. class-action lawsuit for $131 million

(Reuters) - Sprint Corp (S.N) has agreed to a $131 million settlement of a class-action lawsuit accusing the third-largest U.S. wireless carrier of defrauding investors about problems dating back to its $36 billion merger with Nextel Communications Inc in 2005. The all-cash settlement made public on Monday resolves claims that Sprint, former Chief Executive 6

March 31, 2015 1:10 PM Microsoft Makes Cheaper Version of Surface Pro 3 Tablet

Microsoft is making a cheaper version of its Surface Pro 3 tablet computer in an effort to reach students and budget-conscious families. Graphic artists, engineers and finance professionals needing to run complex software might still want the company's higher-end Pro 3, said Dennis Meinhardt, director of program management for Surface. But the Surface 7

March 31, 2015 12:19 PM WhatsApp Messenger on the App Store on iTunes

WhatsApp Messenger is a smartphone messenger available for iPhone and other smartphones. WhatsApp uses your 3G or WiFi (when available) to message with friends and family. Switch from SMS to WhatsApp to send and receive messages, pictures, audio notes, and video messages. First year FREE! ($0.99 USD/year after) * NO HIDDEN COST: Once you and your friends 35

March 31, 2015 11:00 AM 11 Weird Things You Didn't Know You Could Bring On A Plane (Including Antlers)

Thanks to the TSA's incredible Instagram account and some general knowledge about flying, we know what's not allowed on planes. Don't bring liquids above 3.4 ounces in your carry-on, leave the fireworks at home, and definitely don't pack your brass knuckles. While there is a long lists of things you shouldn't pack in your luggage, there is also a long list of weird 4

March 31, 2015 10:45 AM What It's Really Like ... to Make the Decision to Have Your Ovaries Removed and a Double Mastectomy

Two years after undergoing a double mastectomy, following the news that she carries the BRCA1 gene mutation that elevates the risk of cancer, Angelina Jolie revealed in a New York Times op-ed that she had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed. Jolie's story is very similar to that of from Hertfordshire, England. She's also a mother (of four) who carries 4

March 31, 2015 10:00 AM 10 Best Apps for Travel Junkies

Odds are you use no more than two travel apps to get from point A to point B, and that’s fine — surveys show you’re not alone. But consider for a moment these 10 travel apps, which can shave time and money off your next journey and help you sniff out a few hidden gems to boot. They’re all free and just one download away from making your next trip smooth 16

March 31, 2015 8:04 AM SEE IT: Funeral procession keeps going after body falls from coffin, stunning mourners (WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT)

Pallbearers were carrying the casket on their shoulders down a rural road when the cadaver appeared to drop through its base. The corpse, which was wrapped in white cloth, tumbled to the ground. The bearers, seemingly oblivious to what had just happened, continued on walking. Mourners who were paying tribute from the side of the street screamed in terror 15

March 31, 2015 7:11 AM Huawei reports 33 percent increase in net profit, invests heavily in R&D

Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. has reported a 32.7 percent increase in net profit for 2014. Net profit rose from 21 billion yuan ($3.38 billion) in 2013 to 27.9 billion yuan ($4.5 billion) in 2014. According to its annual report released March 31, the company achieved strong financial performance in 2014 across all business areas. The report cautions that since 78