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The Silicon Valley entrepreneur and SurveyMonkey Chief Executive Dave Goldberg died of severe head trauma, according to local officials. Mr Goldberg , husband of Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg, was found lying next to a gym treadmill on Friday at a Four Seasons resort in Mexico.
Facebook says it will allow more websites and other online services to join its "free mobile data" Internet.org scheme. The announcement follows a backlash against the initiative...
On 1 April, 2014, a Magnitude 8.2 earthquake rocked northern Chile. Six people died, 2,500 homes were damaged and 80,000 people were displaced. Just over one year later, a M7.8 earthquake strikes Nepal.
Americans are shunning McDonald's. The fast-food giant is one of the most iconic brands in the US - but with sales there down for six quarters in a row, the burger chain's new British chief executive needs to lure Americans back. The US is the largest and most important market for McDonald's...
Changes in the Arctic Ocean are so profound that the region is entering what amounts to "a new era", according to Norwegian scientists. The Norwegian Polar Institute has been mounting an expedition to the Arctic Ocean during the year's coldest months...
Our modern lifestyle is often blamed for the explosion in conditions like asthma, diabetes and obesity - but the evidence that our predecessors didn't suffer such ailments has been hard to come by - until now...
The Calbuco volcano in southern Chile has erupted for the first time in more than four decades, sending a plume of smoke and ash several kilometres high. Emergency services declared a red alert and about 1,500 people were evacuated from a 20km (12 mile) radius as a precaution, authorities said.
Bienvenus sur le site de la Pizzeria-Pasteria "Azzurro". Une pizzeria artisanale de qualité depuis plus de dix ans à votre service. Mauro et Vanessa Cadini vous accueillent pour déguster, sans doute, les meilleures pizzas de Bruxelles...
Freddie Gray died when his head struck a bolt in a Baltimore police van, a local US TV news station has reported. Citing police sources, ABC7 News said that an injury to Gray's head matched the shape of a bolt in the van...
The USSR's role in the defeat of Nazi Germany World War Two 70 years ago is seen as the nation's most glorious moment. But there is another story - of mass rapes by Soviet soldiers of German women in the dying days of the war. Some readers may find this story disturbing...
US electric carmaker Tesla Motors has unveiled batteries that can power homes and businesses as it attempts to expand beyond its vehicle business. Chief executive Elon Musk announced the firm would build batteries that store solar energy and serve as a back-up system for consumers during blackouts.
It was probably left behind or traded in the town of Tulln following the Ottoman siege of nearby Vienna in 1683. DNA analysis shows that the beast - the first intact camel skeleton found in central Europe - was a Bactrian-dromedary hybrid, popular in the army.
Rather than exploit the hack, he instead reported it to parent company Google, which gave him a reward. He joked, however, that he was tempted to wipe Justin Bieber's music videos...
This Easter, spare a thought for the inventor of the Easter egg. Not the chocolate type, but that bit of code, often amusing, inserted secretly by a developer in to a bit of software.
An outline agreement on the future shape of Iran's nuclear programme has been reached after marathon talks with six major powers in Switzerland. Under the deal, Iran will reduce its uranium enrichment capacity in exchange for phased sanctions relief...
Google has released a tool that lets Android apps run on any machine that can run its Chrome browser. Called Arc Welder, the tool acts as a wrapper around Android apps so they can run on Windows, OSX and Linux machines.
It's surfaced a lot in recent months, usually surrounding protests against the deaths of young black men in various American cities. And it's back in the news this week as rioters in Baltimore were tagged as "thugs...

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