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Simple Hack Could 'Critically Expose' Most Android Phones
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Simple Hack Could 'Critically Expose' Most Android Phones

A flaw called "Stagefright" in Google's Android operating system could let hackers take over a phone with a message -- even if the user doesn't open it, NBC News reported. The flaw could "critically expose" 95 percent of Android devices, according to Zimperium, the security firm... Read »

2 hours ago
Examining Uber's Link Between Technology and Politics

Examining Uber's Link Between Technology and Politics

Not a week goes by without Uber in the international headlines. San Francisco-based Uber now faces two court cases... Watch »

4 hours ago
Report: Square Filing For IPO

Report: Square Filing For IPO

Square, the San Francisco-based mobile payment company, is rumored to have filed for an IPO. Read »

Jul 24, 2015
Report: Amazon Drive-Thru Grocer Coming to Bay Area

Report: Amazon Drive-Thru Grocer Coming to Bay Area

Amazon might be planning to build a drive-thru grocery store in Sunnyvale, according to a new report. Read »

6 hours ago
High-Tech Car Seat Aims to Prevent Hot Car Deaths

High-Tech Car Seat Aims to Prevent Hot Car Deaths

As summer temperatures continue to rise, so does the risk of hot car deaths among children. Read »

Jul 24, 2015
Biden Visits Bay Area, Discusses Health Care

Biden Visits Bay Area, Discusses Health Care

Vice President Joe Biden traveled to the San Francisco Bay Area Thursday and visited a medical equipment company for... Watch »

Jul 23, 2015
Scientists Find Planet That's 'Close Cousin' to Earth

Scientists Find Planet That's 'Close Cousin' to Earth

Scientists have identified a "close cousin" to Earth that's orbiting a sun-like star and might harbor life. The... Read »

Jul 23, 2015
NASA Releases First Photo of Sunlit Earth in 40 Years

NASA Releases First Photo of Sunlit Earth in 40 Years

While images of Pluto are still coming in from NASA, the organization has released another first-of-its-kind photo:... Read »

Jul 21, 2015
Few Apple Watch Details in Earnings Report

Few Apple Watch Details in Earnings Report

The California tech giant turned in another strong performance Tuesday, thanks to sales of its signature smartphone.... Watch »

Jul 21, 2015
Wiccan Witches, Mystics Provide Tech Support

Wiccan Witches, Mystics Provide Tech Support

Psychics, mystics, and witches are providing Silicon Valley with a supernatural form of tech support. Read »

Jul 23, 2015
Apple Cars? Speculation Grows After Hiring of Chrysler Exec

Apple Cars? Speculation Grows After Hiring of Chrysler Exec

Apple's recent hire of a prominent automobile executive has sparked rumors that the company wants to make its own... Read »

Jul 21, 2015
Apple Resolves Problem With Services

Apple Resolves Problem With Services

Apple services were back up and running on Tuesday after it reported a problem with all store services, including... Read »

Jul 21, 2015
CEO of Japan's Toshiba Resigns Over Doctored Books

CEO of Japan's Toshiba Resigns Over Doctored Books

Toshiba's CEO and eight other executives resigned Tuesday to take responsibility for doctored books that inflated... Read »

Jul 21, 2015
Grooveshark Co-Founder Discovered Dead at Gainesville Home

Grooveshark Co-Founder Discovered Dead at Gainesville Home

A co-founder of the defunct music streaming service Grooveshark has been found dead at his Florida home. Read »

Jul 20, 2015
PayPal Shares Rise on 1st Day of Trading

PayPal Shares Rise on 1st Day of Trading

PayPal shares jumped in its first day as a separate and publicly traded company as the firm outlined plans to... Watch »

Jul 20, 2015
Bill Lets on-the-Job Firefighters Take Out Drones

Bill Lets on-the-Job Firefighters Take Out Drones

Two lawmakers are taking steps to stop drones from interfering in firefighting efforts after several incidents in... Watch »

Jul 20, 2015
Searching for ET: Hawking to Look for Extraterrestrial Life

Searching for ET: Hawking to Look for Extraterrestrial Life

Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking and Russian-born billionaire Yuri Milner on Monday announced an ambitious bid to... Read »

Jul 20, 2015
EBay, Paypal Outline Plans For After Split

EBay, Paypal Outline Plans For After Split

When eBay and PayPal split up on Friday, they'll face different challenges than they did as a combined company. Read »

Jul 17, 2015
Tesla Goes 'Ludicrous' With Model 'S'

Tesla Goes 'Ludicrous' With Model 'S'

Good news today for speed freaks, and electric SUV fans. Watch »

Jul 17, 2015
This Command Can Cause Siri to Call 911

This Command Can Cause Siri to Call 911

If you need to charge your iPhone, it's probably best not to ask Siri. Some users have discovered that asking Siri... Read »

Jul 20, 2015

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