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Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 07:09 PM PDT

Silicon Valley Security Exec Named in WikiLeaks Post on DNC

Silicon Valley Security Exec Named in WikiLeaks Post on DNC

The hacking of Democratic National Committee emails, which were then sent out to the world via WikiLeaks, is embarrassing for the party - and potentially dangerous, according to one Silicon Valley data security...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 04:26 PM PDT

Apple Touts Apps and Services Amid Sagging iPhone Sales

Apple Touts Apps and Services Amid Sagging iPhone Sales

You can expect to hear a lot more from Apple about the virtues of mobile apps and online services in coming months. And for good reason: They're just about the only part of Apple's business that's growing right...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 10:15 AM PDT

TechCrunch Falls Victim to Notorious Hacking Group

TechCrunch Falls Victim to Notorious Hacking Group

TechCrunch has fallen victim to the hacking group OurMine.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 06:34 AM PDT

Back To School Laptops: Top Picks

Back To School Laptops: Top Picks

Shopping for a new computer before school resumes? NBC's Mark Barger has some of your best options.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 07:39 PM PDT

Verizon Buys Yahoo for $4.83B

Verizon Buys Yahoo for $4.83B

Verizon has agreed to buy online portal Yahoo Inc. for roughly $5 billion, according to multiple media reports, each citing a single unnamed source.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 06:03 PM PDT

More Pokemon Go Crawls Planned for San Francisco

More Pokemon Go Crawls Planned for San Francisco

A new San Francisco Pokemon crawl event has surfaced Facebook and is being described as “the world’s first massive lure drop.”

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 09:05 PM PDT

Former Tech CEO’s Probation Revoked For Domestic Violence

Former Tech CEO’s Probation Revoked For Domestic Violence

After being granted probation and avoiding jail time for a 2013 domestic violence incident, a San Francisco Superior Court judge Friday trevoked the probation of a former tech CEO for a separate domestic...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 07:25 AM PDT

Last VCR Manufacturer to Stop Production

Last VCR Manufacturer to Stop Production

The once-revolutionary videocassette recorder is headed for the technological cemetery, 40 years after it first hit markets. Funai Electric, a Japanese consumer electronics company, released a statement...

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 04:22 AM PDT

Peter Thiel Breaks New Ground at RNC

Peter Thiel Breaks New Ground at RNC

A war hero, a casino mogul and an openly gay high-tech investor are among the scheduled speakers at next week's Republican National Convention, although Donald Trump is relying heavily on the party's...

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 04:34 AM PDT

Tesla's Musk Unveils 'Master Plan': Trucks, Buses, Small SUV

Tesla's Musk Unveils 'Master Plan': Trucks, Buses, Small SUV

Electric car maker Tesla Motors is working on multiple new vehicles, including heavy trucks and buses that could be unveiled as early as next year.

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