Comcast, Wal-Mart favored to win "worst company" contest

Consumerist.com's fifth annual "Worst Company in America" tournament is on, with cable provider Comcast as one of the top seeds among competitors like Best Buy, Apple, and HP.

Homeland Security wants to pick your brains

In a move which surely smacks of just a touch of desperation, the Department of Homeland Security is asking Joe Public how to best raise awareness of the importance of cybersecurity.

Women know more stuff than men

A five-month Trivial Pursuit game waged between the sexes has concluded that women are more knowledgeable than men - but only just.