Samsung is trying to move past last year's disastrous Galaxy Note 7 launch with a successor sporting a dual-lens camera, animated messages, expanded note-taking — and lower battery capacity.
The South Korean...
Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 at 07:54 AM PDT
Automated Safety Systems Are Preventing Car Crashes: Studies
Safety systems to prevent cars from drifting into another lane or that warn drivers of vehicles in their blind spots are beginning to live up to their potential to reduce crashes significantly, according to two...
Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 at 10:12 AM PDT
Walmart Dives Into Voice-Activated Shopping With Google
Walmart is diving into voice-activated shopping. But unlike online leader Amazon, it's not doing it alone.
The world's largest retailer said Wednesday it's working with Google to offer hundreds of thousands of...
Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017 at 08:21 PM PDT
Rising NBA Star Uses Mental Training App to Grow His Game
Tech companies' efforts to banish extremist groups and individuals are continuing as a social network popular with extremists disappeared from Google's Android app store.
Gab had already been unavailable in...
Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 12:49 PM PDT
Tech Companies Banishing Extremists After Charlottesville
It took bloodshed in Charlottesville to get tech companies to do what civil rights groups have been calling for for years: take a firmer stand against accounts used to promote hate and violence.
In the wake of...
Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 09:20 AM PDT
New Salesforce Tower Fuels Concerns Over SF's Changing Face
A neo-Nazi website's publisher said Wednesday that he has "effectively been completely banned from the internet" after mocking the victim of a deadly car attack at a white nationalist rally in Virginia.
Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 at 02:54 PM PDT
Facebook Bans White Nationalist's Accounts Over Hate Speech
Facebook has banned the Facebook and Instagram accounts of a white nationalist who attended the rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, that ended in deadly violence.
Facebook spokeswoman Ruchika Budhraja tells The...