Jesse Jackson’s New Civil Rights Fight: Ending Discrimination Against Blacks In Silicon Valley

The Rev. Jesse Jackson, civil rights icon and champion of human rights for all, has remained committed in his fight to end discrimination against...

Virgin America Takes Final Flight Before Merging With Alaska Airlines

Wednesday morning, customers arriving at 29 airports in the U.S. and Mexico found something missing: all check-in counters, kiosks, signs and gate areas branded...

98% of Computers Affected by WannaCry Ransomware Were Running Windows 7

One week after it first hit, researchers are getting a better handle on how the WannaCry ransomware spread so quickly — and judging from...
FILE PHOTO: Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) questions panelists testifying before Senate Armed Services subcommittees on the Military Housing Privatization Initiative in Washington, U.S. February 13, 2019. REUTERS/Erin Scott/File Photo

If Elected President, Elizabeth Warren Vows to Break Up Amazon, Facebook, and Google to...

Senator Elizabeth Warren vowed on Friday to break up Amazon, Google and Facebook if elected U.S. president to promote competition in the technology sector. Seeking...
Roger Rosner, Apple vice president of applications, speaks at the Steve Jobs Theater during an event to announce new products Monday, March 25, 2019, in Cupertino, Calif. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

The Good, the Bad, and the Unknown of Apple’s New TV, Credit Card, and...

It took a while, but finally — and with the carefully curated help of Oprah, Big Bird and Goldman Sachs — Apple has at...

Report: Google Planning to Produce Standalone Virtual Reality Headset

The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday that Google is developing an "all-in-one" virtual reality headset that doesn't rely on a computer or smartphone to function. You might have...

Grubhub CEO Says Email He Sent to Employees About Donald Trump Was ‘Misconstrued’

Grubhub CEO Matt Maloney says his comments were misconstrued in an email Wednesday in which he strongly objected to President-elect Donald Trump's incendiary policies....

‘Lion King’, ‘Zootopia’, ‘Moana’ Animator Says Technology and Animation Industry Have ‘Blown Up Like...

Animator Dale Baer, 66, who will receive a Winsor McCay Award for career achievement (along with indie legend Caroline Leaf and anime pioneer Mamoru...

Apple’s Tim Cook Meets With Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch to Talk ‘Tech Priorities’

Apple CEO Tim Cook has apparently been sharpening his political skills. Politico reported that Cook had dinner Thursday night with President Trump’s daughter Ivanka and...

Labor Department Sues Google Over Compensation Data

The Labor Department is going to court to force Google to turn over compensation data during an anti-discrimination audit. The administrative lawsuit filed Wednesday claims...

FBI Investigating Breach of Juniper Networks Software

U.S. officials are investigating a recent breach of Juniper Networks software over concerns the "backdoor entry" allowed a foreign government to tap into communications...

Earthquake App Turns Users Into Sensors

Smartphones could become the makeshift quake detectors of the future, thanks to a new app launched Friday designed to track tremors and potentially save...

Google Training Computers to Predict When People Might Get Sick

Google is building tools to predict when you'll get sick. The company is applying its machine learning expertise, which it originally developed for consumer products...

Twitter Testing 280-Character Limit

Need more room to type those deep thoughts? Twitter is testing a 280-character limit for tweets, doubling the current length restriction that’s been in...

Is Google Becoming a Threat to Public Literacy?

Google’s “knowledge panels” materialize at random, as unsourced and absolute as if handed down by God: Betty White is 94 years old. The Honda Civic is...

Hackers May Soon be Able to Tell What You’re Typing… Just by Hearing You...

Research suggests that sound waves from typing on a phone can be intercepted and decoded Thanks to the increasing sophistication of smartphone technology, hackers soon...
European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager speaks during a media conference at EU headquarters in Brussels, Wednesday, March 20, 2019. European Union regulators have hit Google with a 1.49 billion euro ($1.68 billion) fine for abusing its dominant role in online advertising. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

Europe Fines Google $1.7 Billion in Antitrust Case

Europe’s antitrust regulators slapped Google with a big fine Wednesday for the third time in less than two years, ordering the tech giant to...

Samsung Reveals Massive 146-Inch MicroLED Wall TV

For a TV, 65- and 85-inch sets are considered very big. Here at CES, though, Samsung unveiled a massive display: the 4K, 146-inch MicroLED...

WhatsApp Co-Founder Who Made Billions From Sale of Messaging Service to Facebook Now Says...

WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton left Facebook Inc. last year. Now he’s saying others should do the same. https://twitter.com/brianacton/status/976231995846963201 In a tweet Tuesday, Acton said: “It is...

Alphabet Launches YouTube TV

We love TV. We love the shows, live sports, and can’t-miss events that drive our FOMO and need for #spoileralerts. But while what we...