Amazon Reportedly Developing Home Robots in Top-Secret Project “Vesta”

Amazon has a top-secret project codenamed “Vesta” that is said to be focused on building robots for the home. The division responsible for the...

Highlights of Google’s New Features Using Artificial Intelligence Showcased at Annual Developers’ Conference

Google showcased its plans for the next several months as it kicked off its annual developers’ conference Tuesday. Many of the new features center...

Judge Upholds U.S. Ban on Russian Cyber Security Software

A Washington, D.C. court has dismissed two lawsuits filed by the Moscow-based computer security company Kaspersky Labs that sought to overturn a U.S. ban...

Google Pledges to Focus Diversity Efforts on Black and Hispanic Women

Google is pledging to focus diversity efforts on its least represented demographic: black and Hispanic women. The announcement comes as the Internet giant’s annual diversity...

Study Shows Internet Filters Are Not Effective in Preventing Teens From Seeing Sexual Material

A new study has revealed that internet filters, designed to protect young people from seeing sexually explicit material, don't really work. Researchers Andrew K. Przybylski...

Tech Companies to Hold Secret Meeting to Prepare 2018 Election Strategy

Representatives from a host of the biggest US tech companies, including Facebook and Twitter, have scheduled a private meeting for Friday to share their...

West Kowloon High-Speed Rail Station Opens in Hong Kong

It has been heralded as a vision of the future. A $10.75 billion infrastructure investment connecting Hong Kong with China's high-speed rail network. The West...
FILE - In this June 22, 2017, file photo, a man uses a smartphone in Tokyo. Visitors to New Zealand can be fined 5,000 New Zealand dollars ($3,243) for refusing to provide passwords to unlock electronic devices and allow customs officials to examine them under a new law that a civil liberties group condemned as a grave invasion of privacy. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)

New Zealand Fines Travelers Who Refuse to Unlock Their Phones $3,243

Visitors to New Zealand can be fined 5,000 New Zealand dollars ($3,243) for refusing to provide passwords to unlock electronic devices and allow customs...

Elon Musk Says First Hyperloop Test Tunnel Will Open December 10 in California

Elon Musk tweeted on Sunday that his aspiring underground transportation project will open its first test tunnel in December, in Hawthorne, Calif. If successful, the...

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Says it’s Naive to Think Technology Can Solve Humanities’ Problems;...

Google is facing more challenges today than at any time in its 20-year history. Employees are outraged over sexual harassment. Executives are under scrutiny...

Apple to Build $1 Billion Campus in Austin and Will Expand in Other U.S....

Apple plans to build a $1 billion campus in Austin, Texas, that will create at least 5,000 jobs ranging from engineers to call-center agents...

Report: Apple to Launch 3 iPhones With New Camera Features This Year

Apple Inc plans to launch three iPhone models this year with some new camera features, including three rear cameras for the most expensive model...
Microsoft's Alex Kipman, the man responsible for the HoloLens augmented reality device, presents the HoloLens 2 ahead of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain February 24, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

Microsoft Hails Revamped Augmented Reality Goggles as More Immersive and Easier to Wear

Microsoft unveiled the latest version of its HoloLens augmented reality headset on Sunday, promising wearers would feel more immersed in the augmented reality experience...
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos prepares to unleash the robo-dragonfly. (Jeff Bezos via Instagram)

Jeff Bezos Puts Robotic Dragonfly On Display at MARS Conference

Find someone who looks at you the way Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos looks at the robotic dragonfly that’s buzzing around his head at this...

Churches Adapting to the Digital Age Where Much Information is Delivered via Smartphone

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. - You leave the house, get in the car and head out to work when you realize you have forgotten your phone....

Facebook Could Get New Privacy Oversight and Record-breaking Fine in FTC Deal

Facebook is looking at the possibility of significant changes to its privacy oversight protocols, and a massive fine, as part of a deal with...
Content “alleging that a group is superior in order to justify discrimination, segregation or exclusion,” and videos denying that violent incidents occurred will be removed, YouTube said Wednesday. (Credit: Dado Ruvic/Reuters)

YouTube to Remove Thousands of Videos Pushing ‘Supremacy, Discrimination, Segregation, or Exclusion’

YouTube announced plans on Wednesday to remove thousands of videos and channels that advocate for neo-Nazism, white supremacy and other bigoted ideologies in an...

Paris Plans to Have Flying Taxis ‘in Time for 2024 Olympics’

Visitors to Paris may soon be able to arrive in the city center in style, traveling by flying taxi. Aircraft manufacturer Airbus is working with French transport operator...

What’s Going On? Is There Even Racism Towards Robots? Study Shows Humans Prefer White...

Have you ever noticed the popularity of white robots? You see them in films like Will Smith's "I, Robot" and Eve from "Wall-E." Real-life examples...

New Marine Heat Wave Off U.S. West Coast Threatens Sea Life

A huge new marine heat wave has gripped the waters off the U.S. West Coast, threatening to ravage marine life and decimate commercial fishing...