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Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 at 04:03 PM PDT

NASA Rover Knocked Out as Gigantic Dust Storm Envelops Mars

NASA Rover Knocked Out as Gigantic Dust Storm Envelops Mars

NASA's seemingly unstoppable Mars rover Opportunity has been knocked out by a gigantic dust storm that is enveloping the red planet and blotting out the sun. Officials said Wednesday they're hopeful the...

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 07:40 PM PDT

Federal Judge Approves AT&T-Time Warner Merger

Federal Judge Approves AT&T-Time Warner Merger

A federal judge approved the $85 billion mega-merger of AT&T and Time Warner on Tuesday, potentially ushering in a wave of media consolidation while shaping how much consumers pay for streaming TV and movies....

Monday, Jun 11, 2018 at 10:40 AM PDT

Your Internet Use Could Change as 'Net Neutrality' Ends

Your Internet Use Could Change as 'Net Neutrality' Ends

Your ability to watch and use your favorite apps and services could start to change — though not right away — following the official demise Monday of Obama-era internet protections. Any changes are likely to...

Monday, Jun 11, 2018 at 09:23 AM PDT

Net Neutrality Repeal Takes Effect, But Fight Continues

Net Neutrality Repeal Takes Effect, But Fight Continues

As the repeal of Obama-era net neutrality regulations took effect Monday, advocates for an open internet continue to fight the changes, NBC News reported. They’ve introduced efforts to re-implement similar rules...

Sunday, Jun 10, 2018 at 09:55 PM PDT

Twitter CEO Dorsey Gets Backlash For Eating at Chick-fil-A

Twitter CEO Dorsey Gets Backlash For Eating at Chick-fil-A

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey received some harsh backlash Sunday for tweeting about his stop at a Chick-fil-A restaurant in Los Angeles.

Saturday, Jun 9, 2018 at 10:31 AM PDT

Why One Judge's Decision Could Change the Fate of US Media

Why One Judge's Decision Could Change the Fate of US Media

A senior judge at the U.S. District court for the District of Columbia, Richard Leon will decide on Tuesday whether to approve AT&T's $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner, NBC News reported. AT&T's argument...

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 08:33 PM PDT

Google Pledges Not to Use AI for Weapons or Surveillance

Google Pledges Not to Use AI for Weapons or Surveillance

Google pledged Thursday that it will not use artificial intelligence in applications related to weapons, surveillance that violates international norms, or that works in ways that go against human rights. It...

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 05:42 PM PDT

FB to Partner Up With SamTrans to Ease Bay Area Traffic

FB to Partner Up With SamTrans to Ease Bay Area Traffic

The San Mateo County Transit District, SamTrans, is working with Facebook to ease the increased traffic in the tech-driven Bay Area.

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 01:34 PM PDT

Google Pledges Not to Use AI for Weapons or Surveillance

Google Pledges Not to Use AI for Weapons or Surveillance

Google pledges that it will not use artificial intelligence in applications related to weapons or surveillance, part of a new set of principles designed to govern how it uses AI. Those principles, released...

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 02:13 PM PDT

Facebook Bug Made Private Posts of 14 Million Users Public

Facebook Bug Made Private Posts of 14 Million Users Public

A software bug changed the privacy settings of about 14 million Facebook users without their knowledge, causing messages intended for friends or smaller groups to be shared widely with the general public, the...

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