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Uber Accused of Espionage and Hacking Competitors
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 15:47:06 -0500
Uber allegedly hacked into competitors computer systems and engaged in undercover surveillance. Veuer's Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more.
Investors: 5 market milestones that mattered in 2017
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:47:03 -0500
From Dow "24K" to Bitcoin mania, 2017 has featured barrier-breaking moments for markets.
4K TV: Should you get one this year? Here's how to decide
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:09:36 -0500
TVs are among the most advertised product during the holiday shopping season. Should you get a higher-end 4K TV this time around? We investigate.
Net neutrality: protests at the FCC
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:43:01 -0500
Neighborhoods with the most outrageous Christmas lights in every state
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 09:19:33 -0500
As the holidays draw near, 24/7 Wall St. has compiled a list of the best neighborhoods to see holiday lights in every state.
NASA reveals new, sizzling hot and rocky planet: Kepler-90i
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:52:19 -0500
NASA teamed up with Google technology and discovered a new planet with the Kepler space telescope.
3 ways to start the year with a digital clean slate
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:07:51 -0500
Here are some tips on how to declutter your digital history.
The wildest, wackiest tech gadgets of the year
Sun, 17 Dec 2017 11:12:12 -0500
These are some of the wackiest gifts that will even make Santa jealous.
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 21:50:04 -0500
Internet providers could charge more to some sites for faster access. They risk a backlash.
International Robot Exhibition 2017
Wed, 29 Nov 2017 13:27:25 -0500
Daredevil Wu Yongning died after falling off skyscraper in China. What is 'rooftopping'?
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:00:07 -0500
It's a risky, glamorous and potentially lucrative act.
How did a Google engineer, 23, end up floating dead in the S.F. Bay?
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:42:58 -0500
A missing Google employee was found dead last week in the San Francisco Bay and authorities are investigating how she came to be there
How to choose the best smart speaker for you: shopper's guide
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 13:19:53 -0500
Which Amazon Echo, Google Home or Sonos speaker is for you?
PS4, Xbox One, or Nintendo Switch? How to pick the right video game console
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:25:53 -0500
Not sure which home video game device you want? We help you break down your options.
Apple's $13,000 computer is ridiculous, but you'll want it anyway
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:17:10 -0500
Apple most expensive computer is here, and it's more than just a beauty. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@FantasticMrNate) breaks down the iMac Pro.
NASA's Kepler finds solar system like ours with eight planets
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:50:50 -0500
The discovery marks the first solar system to tie with our solar system in the number of planets orbiting one star, according to NASA.
Say hello to Google Home Max
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 17:26:16 -0500
A larger version of its Home smart speaker.
Extra charges for Facebook, YouTube? Never, I say
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:10:29 -0500
Would you pay extra for Facebook, Snapchat and YouTube? That's how they do it in England, reports Jefferson Graham. Could that happen here too, in the wake of the relaxed FCC Net Neutrality rules?
Federal regulators approve narrow Facebook ad disclosure
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:42:43 -0500
Federal election regulators voted Thursday to require disclaimers on some Facebook ads, following news about Kremlin-linked ads in 2016 election
These are the 10 best tech deals on Amazon for Free Shipping Day
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:39:09 -0500
Deals are scarce on Free Shipping Day, but these offers on Amazon are worthy of your attention.
Is Jay Z's Tidal in trouble?
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:07:38 -0500
The streaming music service offers listeners high bit-rate streaming but is flagging financially, a Norwegian newspaper says.
9 fantastic deals you can get on Amazon right now
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 14:46:17 -0500
Finish your Christmas shopping wihtout getting off your couch or going over your budget with great deals on gift baskets, cookware, tech gadgets, and more.
Here are all the best deals for Free Shipping Day 2017
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:21:23 -0500
Get free shipping and guaranteed deliver by December 24 by buying all your holiday gifts on Free Shipping Day.
These life hacks will help you survive the holidays
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:12:09 -0500
These handy tips will help you this Thanksgiving, and beyond.
RIP AIM: AOL Instant Messenger is gone
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:40:20 -0500
The messenging service launched 20 years ago for desktop computers has been discontinued.
How to find hard-to-get, out-of-stock gifts without getting ripped off
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:11:11 -0500
Some must-have items are already out of stock across the board, with waits for new arrivals a month or more away.
This laptop may be affordable, but its performance is seriously lacking
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:59:34 -0500
Lenovo IdeaPad 120S Laptop Review
Sexual assault victims seeking justice on social media. Experts warn it's not bulletproof
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 01:44:24 -0500
For assault survivors who've felt let down by the court system, turning to social media can pose devastating legal risks.
Wackiest tech gadgets you can gift
Sun, 17 Dec 2017 11:12:35 -0500
Columnist Jennifer Jolly runs through her favorite crazy technology devices and futuristic gifts of the year.
New natural hair emojis are getting mixed reviews
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:41:21 -0500
Natural hair emojis might soon be available and women with natural hair textures have mixed feelings about the move! Buzz 60's Natasha Abellard (@NatashaAbellard) has the story.
Oracle adds to cloud construction strategy with $1.2B bid for Aconex
Sun, 17 Dec 2017 19:41:04 -0500
Oracle will pay $1.2 billion to acquire Aconex Limited, an Australian maker of cloud-based construction management software.
Wipe your computer search history to start the new year
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 10:48:45 -0500
Columnist Kim Komando tells you how to clean up your digital tracks on Facebook, Google and elsewhere on the Internet.
Net neutrality: The FCC voted to end it. What that means for you
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:46:17 -0500
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai wants net neutrality rules reversed.
Mark Hamill engages FCC chairman in Jedi lightsaber battle on Twitter
Sun, 17 Dec 2017 18:58:54 -0500
'Star Wars' actor Mark Hamill took offense at FCC chairman Ajit Pai's online video about a post-net neutrality online world.
Uber used spies to steal rivals' trade secrets, ex-Uber security specialist says
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:16:50 -0500
A former Uber manager accused the company of dispatching spies to steal its rivals’ secrets, according to a letter unsealed by a federal judge.
FCC overturns net neutrality rules, but supporters pledge to continue fight
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:36:16 -0500
The Federal Communication Commission overturned a two-year-old set of rules protecting against anti-consumer behavior by Internet service provider.
This video recorded inside a washing machine will blow your mind
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:37:50 -0500
We filmed an entire wash cycle inside a Samsung high-efficiency top-load washer. And the results were stunningly beautiful.
These six tips will help you stay safe while online shopping
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:25:17 -0500
Shopping online this holiday season? Six tips to help you do it safely.
10 amazing tech gifts everyone is asking for this year
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:06:10 -0500
Give the gift of smart tech this year.
Extra charges for Facebook and YouTube? Never, I say
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:21:05 -0500
Opponents of FCC rule change say tiered service could happen
Venture capitalist Shervin Pishevar resigns from firm after sexual harassment allegations
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 16:58:28 -0500
The Silicon Valley investor is quitting Sherpa Capital, the firm he cofounded in 2013.
Posing with animals and wild selfies
Tue, 5 Dec 2017 12:31:08 -0500
Robotic soccer during RoboCup Asia-Pacific 2017
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:58:24 -0500
These were the best video games of 2017
Sun, 17 Dec 2017 13:48:04 -0500
Marc Saltzman's favorite discs and downloads for kids, teens and adults.
Look inside Facebook's new London offices
Tue, 5 Dec 2017 13:16:18 -0500
Net neutrality: Did the FCC just take the Internet back to 2014?
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:33:17 -0500
Thursday's FCC vote to overturn the 2015 net neutrality protections returns the Internet to an earlier regulatory regime. But what does that really mean?
Top video games of 2017
Sun, 17 Dec 2017 13:46:37 -0500
Ready for the top video games of 2017? Our list includes favorites for Nintendo, PlayStation, and Xbox for kids, teens and adults.
These are the 5 best deals on Amazon right now
Sun, 17 Dec 2017 14:57:08 -0500
Amazon's got great deals on kitchen tools like chef's knives and spiralizers, as well as headphones, pet cameras,amaz and even top-shelf mattresses.
Cord-cutting tips for setting up your new Roku, Amazon Fire TV and Apple TV
Sun, 17 Dec 2017 16:21:49 -0500
Lots of us have streaming media devices, but there are some basic set-up moves you should make at the outset.
Trump Jr. is berated for tweet about 'Obama's FCC' chair, net 'neutality'
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 10:33:35 -0500
President Trump's son seemed unaware his father, not Obama, appointed the current FCC chairman.
iPhone 8: Evolution of the iPhone over the years
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:13:44 -0400