Google Launches New E-Mail Service Called Inbox

A decade ago, Google took the wraps off Gmail, the popular e-mail service used by hundreds of millions the world over. Now that e-mail is...

Humans and Robots Work in Sync at Amazon Warehouses

The thousands of bright orange automatons that haul shelves full of merchandise at Amazon’s fulfillment center here could be seen as a sign of...

Facebook Buys QuickFire Networks to Improve Videos

Facebook is expanding their role in the video segment of social networking. Specifically, the social network has acquired QuickFire Networks – a tech startup...

Google Balloons Now Providing Internet in Puerto Rico

Google’s parent Alphabet Inc. said Friday that its stratospheric balloons are now delivering the internet to remote areas of Puerto Rico where cellphone towers were knocked...
A woman uses her mobile phone, an iPhone 6 by Apple in Munich downtown, Germany, January 27, 2016. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle

Supreme Court Appears Open to Allowing Apple App Store Antitrust Lawsuit to Move Forward

U.S. Supreme Court justices on Monday appeared open to letting a lawsuit proceed against Apple Inc. that accused it of breaking federal antitrust laws...

Church Experiments With Online Video & Chat

Watching a church's worship service online can be a way for those who are sick to still participate and feel like they are part...

Twitter Reveals What Many People Are Giving Up for Lent

On Ash Wednesday, track in real-time what 50,000+ people pledge to fast from for the next 40 days. Nearly one in five Americans observed Lent...

Music Industry Cautiously Embraces Apple Music

A decade ago, Apple Inc helped revitalize a music industry hit hard by online piracy with its iTunes Store. Now, amid a steady slump...

How Can I Send an Email via Text Message?

Dear Lifehacker, I like to keep a to-do list by emailing myself, but I don't have a data plan for my phone. Is it possible...

Twitter to Drop Millions of Followers in Effort to Crackdown on Fake Accounts

Twitter will begin removing tens of millions of suspicious accounts from users’ followers on Thursday, signaling a major new effort to restore trust on...

Sundance Now Streaming Service Expands Into Canada

Sundance Now on Wednesday made it official: The U.S.-based streaming service of documentaries, movies and nostalgia TV has expanded operations into Canada. This is Sundance...

Tennessee Lawmakers Pass Law Protecting the Right of Students to Express Their Religious Beliefs

State lawmakers approved legislation Monday meant to ensure students can express their religious views at school. Senators voted 32-0 to pass the Religious Viewpoints Antidiscrimination Act,...

Spotify Announces Family Plan

Spotify announced plans Monday for a steeply discounted subscription option that enables up to five family members to subscribe to the digital streaming music...

ARM’s New Microchips Could Boost Smartphones Performance 3.5 Times

British microchip designer ARM Holdings has unveiled a new processor with improved computing performance and beefed-up graphics aimed at smartphones and tablets. ARM's new Cortex-A72...

Apple Fights for Bigger Share of China’s Smartphone Market

The world's biggest mobile network is ready to offer Apple's iPhone, but while the US technology giant has declared China its biggest future market,...

Next Apple iPhone May Have 3D Screen

Apple may be gearing up to introduce a glasses-free 3D display on its next iPhone. The Taiwanese media website Economic Daily News reported that the...

Only 7 African-Americans Hired in Latest Diversity Count at Facebook

Amid demands by civil rights leaders and others for employers to improve foundering diversity on Silicon Valley, Facebook has been slow to build a...

Google’s New Satellites: All-seeing Eyes for Good or for Evil?

The reach of Google’s online empire is hard to overstate. In a sense, the Google search engine is the loom through which the entirety...

Tesla Ships 17,400 Vehicles in the 4th Quarter

Billionaire Elon Musk’s Tesla Motors Inc. hit the low end of its latest target to deliver at least 50,000 vehicles for the year, shipping...

Tesla Delivers First Lower Cost Model 3 Cars

Tesla Inc. has finally made its long-promised affordable electric car. But it could take years to get it to all the people who want...