How is it that we can sense that someone comes from a position of power, simply by the way they speak?
That's the question a team of researchers had while reflecting on the speaking style of former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher.
Ontario's plan to significantly curb the use of a controversial agricultural pesticide linked to honeybee deaths was lauded Tuesday by environmentalists and beekeepers' groups as a move in the right direction.
Cyber-security researchers say they've identified a highly sophisticated computer hacking program that appears to have been used by an as-yet unidentified government to spy on banks, telecommunications companies, official agencies and other organizations around the world.
Travelling by plane, train or automobile can be a headache. Technology provides some pain relief in the form of apps to let you know which roads are clogged, what gate your flight leaves from and whether trains are running on time.
It might seem as though everyone has an iPhone or Galaxy smartphone. But many customers are eschewing the best cameras and screens -- and their top-end price tags -- and choosing models that can get the job done at less than a third of the cost.