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Monday, Nov 7, 2016 at 01:15 PM PST

Security Controls 'Working' Despite NSA Theft: US Official

Security Controls 'Working' Despite NSA Theft: US Official

The top U.S. counterintelligence official says secret government data is vulnerable to thieves, such as the National Security Agency insider accused of working undetected for 20 years to steal a large trove...

Monday, Nov 7, 2016 at 12:29 PM PST

Report of Different Samsung Phone Model Exploding

Report of Different Samsung Phone Model Exploding

A Samsung phone user in France says her Galaxy J5 smartphone caught fire and exploded on Sunday. The model is different from the Galaxy Note 7 that has been recalled worldwide. Lamya Bouyirdane told The...

Friday, Nov 4, 2016 at 04:19 AM PDT

Tesla Sues Oil Exec Alleging He Impersonated Elon Musk

Tesla Sues Oil Exec Alleging He Impersonated Elon Musk

Tesla Motors has filed suit against an oil industry executive, claiming the man impersonated the company's CEO Elon Musk in an email message, according to a report by Forbes.

Wednesday, Nov 2, 2016 at 05:52 PM PDT

Flywheel Claims Uber Uses Low Prices to Create Monopoly

Flywheel Claims Uber Uses Low Prices to Create Monopoly

A taxi company on Wednesday sued Uber for alleged predatory pricing. Flywheel’s lawsuit accuses the ride-sharing firm of setting prices so low that other companies are no longer competitive and are instead...

Wednesday, Nov 2, 2016 at 01:39 PM PDT

Facebook Beats Third-Quarter Earnings Expectations

Facebook Beats Third-Quarter Earnings Expectations

Facebook reported quarterly earnings and revenue Wednesday that beat analyst expectations, as it added more users than Wall Street expected, CNBC reported. The social media giant posted adjusted earnings of...

Wednesday, Nov 2, 2016 at 11:17 AM PDT

Uber Takes its App Down New Road With Redesign

Uber Takes its App Down New Road With Redesign

Uber is taking its ride-hailing app down a new road in an effort to make it smarter, simpler and more fun to use.

Wednesday, Nov 2, 2016 at 11:30 AM PDT

Want a Martini at a Facebook Bar? Soon, Maybe You Can

Want a Martini at a Facebook Bar? Soon, Maybe You Can

Sometime in the near future, folks will be able to sip a martini at a Facebook bar, eat a steak at a Facebook restaurant and fluff up their nighttime pillows at a Facebook hotel.

Wednesday, Nov 2, 2016 at 11:14 AM PDT

Broadcom Buying Brocade in $5.5B Deal

Broadcom Buying Brocade in $5.5B Deal

Chipmaker Broadcom is buying Brocade in a deal valued at approximately $5.5 billion.

Wednesday, Nov 2, 2016 at 05:11 AM PDT

Is Apple Gearing Up to Make a Foldable Phone?

Is Apple Gearing Up to Make a Foldable Phone?

A newly issued patent provides a clue about the direction of Apple’s future iPhone: It might fold.

Tuesday, Nov 1, 2016 at 06:52 PM PDT

Windows Flaw Used by Hackers Linked to Russians: Microsoft

Windows Flaw Used by Hackers Linked to Russians: Microsoft

Microsoft says a newly discovered flaw in its Windows software was used by a hacking group that other researchers have linked to Russia's government and computer intrusions at the Democratic National Committee.

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