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Monday, Aug 5, 2019 at 04:19 PM PDT

Outages at 8chan After Cybersecurity Firm Drops Support

Outages at 8chan After Cybersecurity Firm Drops Support

The online message board 8chan was effectively knocked offline Monday after two companies cut off vital technical services following the mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, whose perpetrator was linked to the site....

Sunday, Aug 4, 2019 at 03:07 PM PDT

A Bird? A Plane? French Inventor Flies Over English Channel

A Bird? A Plane? French Inventor Flies Over English Channel

Is it a bird? A plane? No, it's a French inventor flying over the English Channel on his hoverboard. Looking like a superhero, Franky Zapata successfully completed the famed 22-mile journey in just 22...

Saturday, Aug 3, 2019 at 12:43 AM PDT

ID Theft Stings, But It's Hard to Pin on Specific Data Hacks

ID Theft Stings, But It's Hard to Pin on Specific Data Hacks

Equifax 2017. Marriott 2018. Capital One 2019. Data breaches through hacking attacks are distressingly common these days, and personal details about you can lead to identity theft, such as credit cards and...

Thursday, Aug 1, 2019 at 11:02 AM PDT

Fortnite Superstar Tyler 'Ninja' Blevins Leaves Twitch

Fortnite Superstar Tyler 'Ninja' Blevins Leaves Twitch

Fortnite superstar Tyler "Ninja" Blevins has left Twitch and is taking his video game live streams to Microsoft's Mixer platform, a stunning switch that could have wide-ranging consequences for the rapidly...

Thursday, Aug 1, 2019 at 04:48 AM PDT

Unopened 1987 Nintendo Video Game Could Sell for $10K

Unopened 1987 Nintendo Video Game Could Sell for $10K

An unopened copy of a 1987 cult-classic video game that a Nevada man found in the attic of his childhood home is expected to sell for up to $10,000 at an online auction. The boxed game cartridge of Nintendo's...

Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019 at 08:10 PM PDT

Lyft Halts E-Bikes After Two Catch Fire in SF

Lyft Halts E-Bikes After Two Catch Fire in SF

Lyft has halted its e-bike service after two of the devices mysteriously caught fire this week in San Francisco, according to a report from the San Francisco Examiner.

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019 at 03:41 PM PDT

Apple's Quarterly Profit Falls as iPhone Sales Sputter

Apple's Quarterly Profit Falls as iPhone Sales Sputter

Apple's iPhone sales are still sputtering while the company tries to offset the decline by milking more money from digital services such as music.

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019 at 10:13 AM PDT

'Dying California' Drone Footage Highlights Homeless Crisis

'Dying California' Drone Footage Highlights Homeless Crisis

A Los Angeles man is giving the world a bird's-eye view over some of the region's homelessness encampments by deploying a drone in the hopes that it will light a fire under residents and council members and...

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019 at 05:48 AM PDT

Apple Contractors Found Listening In on Siri Conversations

Apple Contractors Found Listening In on Siri Conversations

Apple has long touted its commitment to protecting customer data, but according to a new report from The Guardian, humans are listening in on conversations with Apple's voice assistant Siri. According to an...

Saturday, Jul 27, 2019 at 04:34 AM PDT

France Won't Scrap Tax on Tech Giants, Despite Trump Threats

France Won't Scrap Tax on Tech Giants, Despite Trump Threats

France is pushing ahead with a landmark tax on tech giants like Google and Facebook despite U.S. President Donald Trump's threats of retaliatory tariffs on French wine. After Trump slammed the "foolishness" of...

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