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House Passes Bill to End NSA's Collection of U.S. Phone Records

House Passes Bill to End NSA's Collection of U.S. Phone Records

The House on Wednesday passed legislation to end the National Security Agency's bulk collection of Americans' phone... Read »

May 14, 2015
Some Starbucks Customers Hacked: Expert

Some Starbucks Customers Hacked: Expert

Some Starbucks customers who paid using gift cards, apps and mobile payment systems have been hacked, cyber security... Read »

May 12, 2015
Tech Giants Unite to Demand NSA Surveillance Reform

Tech Giants Unite to Demand NSA Surveillance Reform

Less than a week after a federal court declared the NSA's bulk collection of telephone records to be illegal — and... Read »

May 12, 2015
Google, Delphi Self-Driving Cars Getting Dinged in California

Google, Delphi Self-Driving Cars Getting Dinged in California

Four of the nearly 50 self-driving cars now rolling around California have gotten into accidents since September... Watch »

May 11, 2015
12-Year-Old Girl: iPhone Caught Fire in My Pocket

12-Year-Old Girl: iPhone Caught Fire in My Pocket

As 12-year-old Philadelphia girl said her Apple iPhone 5C caught fire in her back pocket as she walked to school... Watch »

May 9, 2015
Fitbit Wearable Fitness Tracker Maker Files $100M IPO

Fitbit Wearable Fitness Tracker Maker Files $100M IPO

Fitbit, the maker of a popular line of wearable fitness-tracking devices, on Thursday filed for an initial public... Read »

May 7, 2015
Netflix Wants Changes in AT&T-DirecTV Deal

Netflix Wants Changes in AT&T-DirecTV Deal

Internet video service Netflix is telling the Federal Communications Commission that it should reject AT&T's... Read »

May 6, 2015
Feds Give Farmers Approval to Spray Crops From Drones

Feds Give Farmers Approval to Spray Crops From Drones

A drone large enough to carry tanks of fertilizers and pesticides has won rare approval from federal authorities to... Read »

May 5, 2015
Googling on Mobile Devices Surpasses PCs in U.S. for 1st Time

Googling on Mobile Devices Surpasses PCs in U.S. for 1st Time

Google's influential search engine has hit a tipping point in technology's shift to smartphones. Read »

May 5, 2015
President Obama Pays Tribute to the Late David Goldberg

President Obama Pays Tribute to the Late David Goldberg

Tech industry luminaries and friends gathered Tuesday for a memorial service honoring David Goldberg, a popular... Read »

May 5, 2015
Periscope Streams of Pacquiao-Mayweather Fight Could Trigger Lawsuits

Periscope Streams of Pacquiao-Mayweather Fight Could Trigger Lawsuits

This weekend’s fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao was hyped as the fight of the century. Watch »

May 5, 2015
Google Thinks Big With

Google Thinks Big With "Project Fi"

Google wants the wireless services that connect mobile devices to digital content to be cheaper and more reliable. Read »

May 4, 2015

"To Boldly Brew": Italian Astronaut Sips First Space Espresso

Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti celebrated a major milestone in the history of spaceflight on Sunday, as... Read »

May 4, 2015
Periscope

Periscope "Won by Knockout" During Mayweather-Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather may have defeated Manny Pacquiao in the "fight of the century" Saturday night — but... Read »

May 4, 2015
Tech Gifts for Mother's Day

Tech Gifts for Mother's Day

From tiles that beep and to find your keys to self-contained watering and growing pots for plants, here are some... Watch »

May 4, 2015
Flickr Founder Challenges Work Emails With Slack

Flickr Founder Challenges Work Emails With Slack

Stewart Butterfield, a founder or photo-sharing site Flickr, is the creator and chief executive of Slack, a startup... Read »

May 4, 2015
Fla. Student Gets New Hand Thanks to 3-D Printer

Fla. Student Gets New Hand Thanks to 3-D Printer

Chad Coarsey was born without a left hand — but after a little ingenuity with a 3-D printer, he now has one. The... Watch »

May 2, 2015
Tattoos Can Confuse Apple Watch Heart Monitor

Tattoos Can Confuse Apple Watch Heart Monitor

It's an annoying problem for the unlucky few: the Apple Watch's heart rate monitor might not work if you have a... Read »

May 1, 2015
How Old Do I Look? Website's Photo Guesses Go Viral

How Old Do I Look? Website's Photo Guesses Go Viral

People pondering the age-old query of "how old do I look?" are finally getting an answer, for better or... Read »

May 1, 2015
Tesla Charges Into Home Battery Market

Tesla Charges Into Home Battery Market

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is trying to steer his electric car company's battery technology into homes and businesses as... Watch »

May 1, 2015

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