Extreme weather set to push food prices much higher

Oxfam is warning that climate change represents a far greater threat to the world's poor than previously believed, because of the effects of extreme weather on harvests and food prices.

Comic prices jump thanks to The Avengers

Collectible comic sales have been going through the roof, especially those related to characters from The Avengers, such as Iron Man and The Hulk. 



EU promises lower roaming charges

European regulators have struck a deal which should see the cost of using a cellphone abroad drop dramatically.

Report blames piracy on excessive prices

Trying to legislate against online piracy is pointless, according to a report from the Social Science Research Council. Instead, it says, companies could reduce piracy significantly by cutting prices.