Russia Starts Releasing Whales from ‘Jail’ in Country’s Far East After International Outcry

Russia on Thursday started the process of releasing almost 100 valuable orcas and belugas that have been held for months in what became known...

Archaeologists Reportedly Discover Church of the Apostles by the Sea of Galilee

In the year 725 AD, a Bavarian bishop named Willibald toured the Holy Land and later reported having seen the church of Peter and...

Google Says Hackers Have Put ‘Monitoring Implants’ in iPhones for Years

An unprecedented iPhone hacking operation, which attacked “thousands of users a week” until it was disrupted in January, has been revealed by researchers at Google’s external...

Google Opens News Lab for Journalists to Sharpen Skills in Internet Age Reporting

Google on Monday launched an online lab where journalists can learn or sharpen Internet Age reporting skills. The News Lab mission is to collaborate with...

New York Times’ Review of Oculus Rift

A dream of science fiction, which is how Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg describes virtual reality, is about to come true. Oculus, the virtual-reality company that Facebook...

Will A Trump Presidency Be Silicon Valley’s Wake-Up Call?

In the daze of an election post-mortem, there’s always plenty of culpability to go around. The people who wanted Hillary Clinton to be the next...

Facebook Cuts $200 From Price of Oculus Virtual Reality Set

Facebook Inc's virtual reality unit Oculus has cut $200 from the total price of its flagship hardware set, in a bid to expand the...

Uber Fires Executive Who Shared Records of Rape Victim

Uber said it had fired an executive who ran its Asia Pacific operations after a news outlet reported his involvement in a rape-case investigation...

As More Jobs Become Automated, People Worry About Being Pushed Out of Work

Security guard Eric Leon watches the Knightscope K5 security robot as it glides through the mall, charming shoppers with its blinking blue and white...

Facebook to Turn Over Russian Ads to Congress

Facebook will turn over Russian advertisements that were purchased on the social media platform to congressional investigators. “We believe it is vitally important that...

Tesla Strikes Deal With Shanghai to Set Up a Factory In China

Arrangement could enable electric-car maker to slash production costs, but would still likely incur 25% import tariff Electric-car maker Tesla Inc. has reached an agreement...

Tesla Unveils Electric Semi Truck and New Roadster

A workhorse truck and a new supercar are in the works for Tesla, after founder and CEO Elon Musk introduced his company's latest effort...

American Express Will No Longer Require Signatures for Credit Card Purchases

American Express has announced that it will no longer require signatures for credit card purchases beginning in April 2018, joining Discover and Mastercard, which have also announced similar...

This AI Startup Aims to Make a Digital Copy of Every Person in the...

“Oben,” in German means “above,” or to be on top. That, in a nutshell, is also the vision Nikhil Jain has for the AI...

Next iPhone Update Will Let You Turn Off Intentional Slowdown

You will be soon able to opt out of Apple intentionally slowing down your iPhone's performance. Late last year, Apple (AAPL) acknowledged it was using software updates to slow...

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...

Facebook Inks 25-Game Exclusive Streaming Deal With MLB

Facebook and MLB are ready to play ball. The social network has struck a deal with the league to exclusively stream 25 baseball games in...

Snap Stock Falls After Chrissy Teigen Leaves Snapchat

It looks like Hollywood celeb disses of Snapchat are still swaying investors’ thinking — to some extent — about the prospects of the app’s...

Facebook’s Value Increased by $17 Billion During Mark Zuckerberg’s 11 Hours of Congressional Testimony

Facebook Inc. investors may be starting to wish CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before Congress more often. Over the course of Zuckerberg's 11 hours of Congressional...

Facebook Is Launching a New Online Dating Service

CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that the social network will be launching a dating feature during his speech at the Facebook developer conference on Tuesday,...