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Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 02:41 PM PDT

Amazon Plans to Release at Least 8 New Alexa-Powered Devices

Amazon Plans to Release at Least 8 New Alexa-Powered Devices

Amazon is doubling down on its Alexa-powered devices, with plans to release at least 8 new voice-controlled hardware devices before the end of the year, CNBC has learned. The devices include, among others, a...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 04:29 PM PDT

Elon Musk Sued by Thai Cave Rescue Diver He Called a 'Pedo'

Elon Musk Sued by Thai Cave Rescue Diver He Called a 'Pedo'

A British diver who helped rescue youth soccer players trapped in a cave in Thailand is suing Elon Musk, alleging that the Tesla CEO falsely accused him of being a pedophile. Diver Vernon Unsworth, who lives...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 01:10 AM PDT

Uber Says It Has Fixed Glitch on Drivers' Instant Pay

Uber Says It Has Fixed Glitch on Drivers' Instant Pay

Ride-hailing company Uber said Sunday it has fixed a glitch that was keeping its drivers from being paid instantly.

Saturday, Sep 15, 2018 at 10:33 AM PDT

Hackers Fight Wildlife Trafficking at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Hackers Fight Wildlife Trafficking at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Some of the brightest minds in technology and research are gathering at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park in Escondido, California, to try to solve the world-wide problem of wildlife trafficking. Programmers,...

Friday, Sep 14, 2018 at 10:33 PM PDT

California to Launch Climate Satellite: Gov. Brown

California to Launch Climate Satellite: Gov. Brown

California Gov. Jerry Brown said Friday that the state plans to launch its "own damn satellite" into orbit to battle climate change. The man the late Chicago columnist Mike Royko famously dubbed "Gov. Moonbeam"...

Friday, Sep 14, 2018 at 07:10 AM PDT

SpaceX Books the First Tourist to the Moon

SpaceX Books the First Tourist to the Moon

The moon may soon get its first tourist — and first human visitor in more than four decades. SpaceX announced Thursday that it's booked the world's first private passenger to the moon. Elon Musk's space...

Friday, Sep 14, 2018 at 02:14 PM PDT

Tech Companies Sign Pledge to Cut Emissions

Tech Companies Sign Pledge to Cut Emissions

The CEO of one of the world's largest online business software companies is urging fellow technology leaders to help fight climate change. Salesforce CEO Mark Benioff addressed the Global Climate Action Summit...

Friday, Sep 14, 2018 at 04:24 AM PDT

Leaked Video: Google Execs Bemoan Trump Election in 2016

Leaked Video: Google Execs Bemoan Trump Election in 2016

A recently leaked video from 2016 shows Google executives lamenting the election of Donald Trump, who has accused the company of doctoring search results for his name. The video , posted on the Breitbart...

Thursday, Sep 13, 2018 at 03:57 AM PDT

Reddit Bans Qanon Subreddits After Series of Violent Threats

Reddit Bans Qanon Subreddits After Series of Violent Threats

Reddit banned one of its largest communities dedicated to discussion of the Qanon fringe conspiracy theory on Wednesday, citing the subreddit's repeated violations of the network's content policy. The...

Wednesday, Sep 12, 2018 at 09:48 PM PDT

Got $1,100? Apple Shows Off Its Most Expensive iPhone Yet

Got $1,100? Apple Shows Off Its Most Expensive iPhone Yet

Apple unveiled three new iPhones on Wednesday, including its biggest and most expensive model yet, as the company seeks to widen the product's appeal amid slowing sales.

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