Christian Tech Enthusiasts Gather at Code for the Kingdom

Bitcoin in the offering plate? Software allowing people to use cryptocurrency to give to churches was among the high-tech ideas under development at LifeWay Christian...

Amazon Reportedly Cutting Back on Hundreds of Jobs in Seattle

Amazon is cutting hundreds of jobs in its consumer business in Seattle, a person familiar with the matter said Monday, as the company shifts...

Inside Facebook’s Two Years of Hell — and How Mark Zuckerberg is Trying to...

How a confused, defensive social media giant steered itself into a disaster, and how Mark Zuckerberg is trying to fix it all. ONE DAY IN late...

Amazon to Launch Delivery Service for Businesses That Would Compete With UPS, FedEx

Amazon.com Inc. is preparing to launch a delivery service for businesses, positioning it to directly compete with United Parcel Service Inc. and FedEx Corp. Dubbed...

Here’s What’s Next for SpaceX After Falcon Heavy’s First Flight

More launches, bigger rockets, and deeper challenges await The first launch of the Falcon Heavy rocket was mostly a success for SpaceX. The middle rocket...

Waymo Surprisingly Accepts $245 Million and Uber’s ‘Regret’ to Settle Case Over Trade Secrets...

Uber Technologies Inc will pay $245 million worth of its own shares to Alphabet Inc’s Waymo self-driving vehicle unit to settle a legal...

Amazon to Deliver Whole Foods Groceries to U.S. Prime Members in 2 Hours

Amazon.com Inc said on Thursday it would start delivering Whole Foods groceries via its fast-shipping Prime Now service in select U.S. cities, and plans...

Open-Internet Pioneer John Perry Barlow Dies at 70

John Perry Barlow, the Grateful Dead lyricist and open-internet pioneer, died overnight in his sleep. He was 70. Barlow co-founded the Electronic Frontier Foundation...

Snapchat Stock Soars 20% After Losing Streak

Snapchat has finally made investor concerns disappear. For the first time since going public in March, Snapchat's parent company posted quarterly sales and user growth...

SpaceX Launches Big New Rocket Falcon Heavy

SpaceX’s big new rocket blasted off Tuesday on its first test flight, carrying a red electric sports car aiming for an endless road trip...

Apple Music on Track to Overtake Spotify in Paid U.S. Subscribers

Apple Music may soon have more paid subscribers in the U.S. than Spotify does, according to industry sources cited by The Wall Street Journal. The...

Florida Man Tries Out First Ever Mind-controlled Robotic Arm

Johnny Matheny is the first person to live with an advanced mind-controlled robotic arm. Last December, researchers from Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab delivered...

Are Virtual Reality Churches the Wave of the Future?

Virtual reality, which can easily allow churches to have global presence and foster diversity and inclusiveness, is far more enabling than live-streaming, which numerous...

Amazon’s Idea for Employee-tracking Wristbands Raises Concerns About Workplace Surveillance

A warehouse worker reaches for a high shelf, a wristband wrapped around each arm. The company-issued wearables track the location of every product the...

Amazon’s Quarterly Profit Soars Past $1 Billion for the First Time

It was a prime holiday season for Amazon: The online retailer's quarterly profit soared past $1 billion for the first time in its more...

Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai to Step Down

Sony's chief executive Kazuo Hirai is stepping down and handing the reins over to finance chief Kenichiro Yoshida. Mr Yoshida, Sony's chief financial officer, is...

Facebook is Banning All Ads Promoting Cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrencies are a Wild West of sorts — and Facebook has had enough. The social network is banning all ads related to bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, and...

Amazon Bans Developers from Saying ‘Google’ in Alexa Voice Apps

The competition between Alexa and Google Assistant is fierce. How fierce? Cover all of Las Vegas in Google Assistant ads for CES fierce? Put voice assistance...
Udelv's autonomous delivery vehicle (with human backup driver in case of emergency) drives back to Draeger's market in San Mateo, Calif., Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2017, after making its initial grocery deliveries. (Karl Mondon/Bay Area News Group)

California Company Udelv Carries Out First Self-Driving Vehicle Delivery

A Bay Area tech company is claiming the world’s first delivery of goods by a self-driving car on public roads, after its electric cargo...

Government is Cracking Down On Agencies That Sell Fake Twitter Followers

More than a million followers have disappeared from the accounts of dozens of prominent Twitter users in recent days as the company faces growing...