It's Christmas: be very, very careful...

The press releases don't stop coming at this time of year; but they do change character slightly. And this year in particular, I'm hearing from a lot of hospitals and academics, and all they seem to want to do is scare me.

Unexploded bombs endanger Gulf of Mexico shipping

Oceanographers will today deliver a warning at a Puerto Rico conference that unexploded bombs beneath the Gulf of Mexico pose a severe threat to shipping, as well as oil and gas rigs.

Copper thieves suspected in Michigan house explosion

Some copper stealing scumbags might be the reason for an early morning house explosion in Pontiac, Michigan. Is it a sign of economic times we are living in?

T-Mobile killing Sidekick 'Danger' services, offers Android merge

For years, T-Mobile's popular line of 'Sidekick' phones ignited the carrier's brand and made it the cool, hip thing in town. Now, the clunky old Qwerty phones look like something out of the Stone Age and T-Mobile is ready to stop support for the backbone of the outdated platform.

T-Mobile's Sidekick gets kicked aside

The long-running Sidekick product line has finally reached its end, as T-Mobile plans to discontinue the remaining 2 Sidekick models and end its relationship with the product's manufacturer.