The legendary make-up of Dick Smith

Along with Oprah Winfrey and James Earl Jones, legendary make-up artist Dick Smith is slated to receive an honorary Academy Award, and it's frankly long overdue. 



David Cronenberg still can't sell out

The man who gave us Scanners, The Fly, and A History of Violence, to name a few, is nearing 70, and is making films as good, if not better than ever.

Plustek scanner eliminates paper books

Are you a rabid fan of digital books? If you hate touching paper during your reading sessions then Plustek’s book scanner is for you.

TSA moves to less-revealing body scans

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is now rolling out new software nationwide that gives far less revealing body scanner images.

TSA 'ignored warnings' on cancer cluster

The Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) says it's got evidence that the Department of Homeland Security has failed to properly evaluate the level of risk from airport body scanners.

Experts warn of cancer risk from airport security scanners

The backscatter X-ray scanners being used by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in airports security checkpoints could represent a risk to health, say researchers.

Analysis: DHS plans on scanning DNA at checkpoints

Just when you think the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has enough wonderful toys to keep them busy, they go out and add another. Get ready to have your DNA screened by the DHS.

Trained mice used to sniff out drugs smugglers

An Israeli company says its airport security scanners can outperform existing machines - thanks to their population of rodents.

New TSA scanner protects passengers' modesty

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has caved in to public outcry about its intrusive body scanners, and developed new software that affords paseengers a little more privacy.