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Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 10:41 PM PDT

Serena Williams to Join SurveyMonkey's Board of Directors

Serena Williams to Join SurveyMonkey's Board of Directors

Tennis legend Serena Williams is hoping to change the tech world.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 06:49 PM PDT

Report Reveals High Injury Rate at Tesla Factory

Report Reveals High Injury Rate at Tesla Factory

Working conditions and safety has become a concern at Tesla’s Fremont factory after a report released by Worksafe reveals a higher injury rate than the automotive industry’s average.

Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 06:14 AM PDT

New 'Soundwave' Tattoos Can Talk, Play Music

New 'Soundwave' Tattoos Can Talk, Play Music

What if tattoos could talk? That's what Nate Siggard, CEO and founder of Skin Motion, is trying to do with his soundwave tattoo app. It works like this: users can upload sounds and voices to the app, creating...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 06:32 PM PDT

SF Supervisors to Determine Fate of Delivery Robots

SF Supervisors to Determine Fate of Delivery Robots

A slew of Bay Area cities, including Redwood City, San Carlos and Sunnyvale, have signed on to host delivery robots from Starship Technologies, but San Francisco is approaching the new service with a measure of...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 07:12 PM PDT

Google Helps Advertisers Track Spending in Physical Stores

Google Helps Advertisers Track Spending in Physical Stores

Google already monitors online shopping — and now it's keeping an eye on physical stores to try to sell more digital advertising. The internet company said Tuesday that a new tool will track how much money...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 07:15 PM PDT

Program Trains 21st Century Scouts For Online Survival

Program Trains 21st Century Scouts For Online Survival

Traditionally, Boy Scouts were trained in fire and knife skills, preparing them to be ready for outdoor adventures. Along the way, they also learned how to be good stewards of the wilderness, to safely traverse...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 05:18 AM PDT

Risks of Streaming Illegal Content on Amazon Fire Stick

Risks of Streaming Illegal Content on Amazon Fire Stick

The Amazon Fire TV Stick is a popular device designed to make streaming easier than ever before, letting consumers stream Netflix, Hulu, Amazon video and premium channels like HBO without a fancy smart TV or...

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 10:03 AM PDT

NASA Orders up Urgent Spacewalking Repairs at Space Station

NASA Orders up Urgent Spacewalking Repairs at Space Station

NASA has ordered up urgent spacewalking repairs at the International Space Station. On Tuesday, two astronauts will venture out to replace a data relay box that broke over the weekend. The job falls to the two...

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 09:05 AM PDT

Mark Zuckerberg Says He's Not Running for Public Office

Mark Zuckerberg Says He's Not Running for Public Office

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says his quest this year to visit every state he hadn't before is about building relationships, not politics. The 33-year-old billionaire wrote in a Facebook post that some users...

Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 08:25 PM PDT

Twitter Leader Laments Social Media Role in Trump's Election

Twitter Leader Laments Social Media Role in Trump's Election

A co-founder of Twitter says he's sorry if the popular social media platform helped put Donald Trump in the White House, as the president has suggested. In an interview with The New York Times, Evan Williams...

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