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Friday, Mar 30, 2018 at 08:00 AM PDT

Facebook Exec Says He Didn't Agree With His Provocative Memo

Facebook Exec Says He Didn't Agree With His Provocative Memo

Facebook executive Andrew Bosworth says he didn't agree with a provocative memo leaked to Buzzfeed in which he describes the company's mentality to grow and connect people at all costs.

Friday, Mar 30, 2018 at 08:31 AM PDT

Used SpaceX Rocket Blasts Off From California Coast

Used SpaceX Rocket Blasts Off From California Coast

A recycled SpaceX rocket was sent back into space Friday in a spectacular launch from the California coast. The Falcon 9 rocket, carrying several satellites, blasted off just after 7:13 a.m. PT Friday from the...

Friday, Mar 30, 2018 at 05:25 AM PDT

Facebook's Limits on Using Data Brokers Won't Stop Tracking

Facebook's Limits on Using Data Brokers Won't Stop Tracking

Facebook's decision to stop working with third-party data collectors might earn it public-relations points, but it does little to protect your privacy. The social network still has more than enough data on your...

Thursday, Mar 29, 2018 at 04:50 PM PDT

Tesla Recalls 123K Model S Sedans for Power Steering Problem

Tesla Recalls 123K Model S Sedans for Power Steering Problem

Electric car maker Tesla is recalling 123,000 sedans worldwide to fix a problem with the power-assisted steering. The recall covers all Model S sedans built before April of 2016. Three bolts holding the...

Thursday, Mar 29, 2018 at 02:01 PM PDT

Under Armour: Breach Affected 150M MyFitnessPal Accounts

Under Armour: Breach Affected 150M MyFitnessPal Accounts

Shares of Under Armour dropped 3.8 percent, before paring losses, after the active-wear company informed users of its online fitness and nutrition website of a data breach. Under Armour announced on Thursday...

Thursday, Mar 29, 2018 at 01:18 PM PDT

Worried About What Facebook Knows About You? Check Google

Worried About What Facebook Knows About You? Check Google

After the discovery that Facebook had allowed user information to be shared and analyzed by a third party, but Facebook is not alone, Google is also another tech giant that collected user information, but...

Thursday, Mar 29, 2018 at 12:29 PM PDT

New iPhone Update Allows Users to Control iPhone Battery

New iPhone Update Allows Users to Control iPhone Battery

Apple just released the iOS 11.3 update for iPhones and iPads on Thursday which features a setting that will allow users to control battery usage along with other new additions, CNBC reported. Earlier this...

Thursday, Mar 29, 2018 at 09:35 AM PDT

Uber Settles With Family of Woman Killed by Self-Driving Car

Uber Settles With Family of Woman Killed by Self-Driving Car

The family of an Arizona woman killed when struck by an autonomous Uber vehicle apparently has reached a settlement with the company. Cristina Perez Hesano, an attorney for the daughter and husband of...

Thursday, Mar 29, 2018 at 08:01 AM PDT

Snap Lays Off 100 Employees Mostly in Ads and Sales

Snap Lays Off 100 Employees Mostly in Ads and Sales

Snap is laying off 100 employees, mostly in advertising and sales, the company said Thursday. "Over the past two years our company has grown a tremendous amount. Late last year we asked senior leaders across...

Thursday, Mar 29, 2018 at 04:23 AM PDT

Apple CEO Slams Facebook: Privacy 'Is a Human Right'

Apple CEO Slams Facebook: Privacy 'Is a Human Right'

Apple CEO Tim Cook on Wednesday slammed crisis-hit Facebook for profiting from user data and said "privacy to us is a human right," a civil liberty akin to freedom of speech, NBC News reported. Speaking at...

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