A photo of two little girls embracing each other during their battle with cancer at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh has gone viral.
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is buying Face.com, a facial-recognition technology company that helps people tag photos on the Web by figuring out who is in them. Face.com says that by working with Facebook directly it will have more opportunities to develop technology that people will use.
The Israeli company announced the acquisition on its blog on Monday. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Face.com did not say whether its website will continue to run after the acquisition. Facebook commonly shutters sites that it acquires and folds in their employees to its work force. So far, Instagram, which it's buying for nearly $1 billion, has been the only exception.
In a statement, Menlo Park, Calif.-based Facebook confirmed the deal but declined to elaborate on the terms or plans for the company.
Anheuser-Busch is producing cans of drinking water at it Cartersville, Ga, brewery to be distributed to flood victims in need of clean drinking water in Texas and Oklahoma.
Branding can get you everywhere, even if you're just a bug. Boy, does the "Ampulex dementor" wasp know it. Over a year ago, officially, no one was aware that it even existed.
A regular patron at the Washington, D.C., restaurant left a $2,000 tip on a $93.23 tab on Monday night.
A picture of a man proposing in front of a bride and groom has gone viral.
After years of saving and fundraising, the graduating class of New Hampshire's Profile Senior High School finally had $8,000 for their senior trip.
Meet Australopithecus deyiremeda, a newly discovered species of hominin that sheds light on our earliest ancestors, scientists say.
An 11-year old boy in Kentucky can speak 7 languages and plans to learn many more.
China is now home to more than one million millionaires, thanks to soaring private wealth in the world's second-largest economy.
A western Illinois couple recently celebrated the birth of their 100th grandchild.