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Facebook's CFO to Step Down as Earnings Soar
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Facebook's CFO to Step Down as Earnings Soar

Facebook says its finance chief, David Ebersman, is leaving on June 1 after five years. He'll be replaced by David Wehner, currently vice president of corporate finance and business planning. Facebook's first-quarter earnings and revenue grew sharply, surpassing Wall Street's... Read »

51 minutes ago
Bratton on Twitter Fail: I Welcome the Attention

Bratton on Twitter Fail: I Welcome the Attention

An NYPD social media campaign backfired when the police department asked New Yorkers for photos with cops and... Watch »

3 hours ago
9 Facts About YouTube on Its 9th Anniversary

9 Facts About YouTube on Its 9th Anniversary

YouTube and its bottomless supply of videos are turning nine. The first video ever uploaded to YouTube went up on... Read »

6 hours ago
Aereo App Battles TV Networks in Supreme Court

Aereo App Battles TV Networks in Supreme Court

A fight between TV networks and an online startup that relays their shows to customers for a fee went to the Supreme... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Easter Morning Delivery for Space Station

Easter Morning Delivery for Space Station

Space station astronauts got a special Easter treat: a cargo ship full of supplies. The shipment arrived The... Read »

Apr 20, 2014
HealthCare.gov Website Flagged in Heartbleed Review

HealthCare.gov Website Flagged in Heartbleed Review

People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Fired Yahoo Exec Gets $58M for 15 Months of Work

Fired Yahoo Exec Gets $58M for 15 Months of Work

Yahoo's recently fired chief operating officer, Henrique de Castro, left the Internet company with a severance... Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Journalist Says Google Glass Led to SF Assault

Journalist Says Google Glass Led to SF Assault

Google Glass appears to have inspired an attack in San Francisco. Kyle Russell, a Berkeley-based tech reporter... Watch »

Apr 15, 2014
Google Is Letting Anyone in the U.S. Buy Glass – Only for One Day

Google Is Letting Anyone in the U.S. Buy Glass – Only for One Day

Any adult in this country can become an Explorer by visiting the Google Glass site and buying Glass for $1,500 plus... Watch »

Apr 15, 2014
NASA Approves Monday Space Station Supply Launch

NASA Approves Monday Space Station Supply Launch

A space station supply shipment is on for Monday. NASA decided Sunday to stick with the planned launch of the SpaceX... Read »

Apr 13, 2014
Spacewalk Needed to Fix Space Station Computer Outage

Spacewalk Needed to Fix Space Station Computer Outage

NASA has ordered spacewalking repairs for a serious computer outage at the International Space Station, after a... Read »

Apr 12, 2014
How to Protect Yourself Against

How to Protect Yourself Against "Heartbleed" Bug

The "Heartbleed" bug has caused anxiety for people and businesses. Now, it appears that the computer bug is... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Google to Sell Glass to Bigger Pool of Consumers

Google to Sell Glass to Bigger Pool of Consumers

Google will sell the "Explorer" version of Glass to any U.S. resident who places an online order for the device... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
NASA Testing

NASA Testing "Flying Saucer"-Shaped Designs for Mars Landings

The flying saucers of science fiction movies might be the shape of things to come for future Mars missions that are... Watch »

Apr 10, 2014
Online Security Flaw Exposes Millions of Passwords

Online Security Flaw Exposes Millions of Passwords

An alarming lapse in Internet security has exposed millions of passwords, credit card numbers and other sensitive... Read »

Apr 10, 2014
Twitter Reveals Profile Redesign

Twitter Reveals Profile Redesign

Twitter has unveiled a redesign of its website, the "Today" show reported. Watch »

Apr 8, 2014
End of Windows XP Support Spells Trouble for Some

End of Windows XP Support Spells Trouble for Some

Microsoft will end support for the persistently popular Windows XP on Tuesday, and the move could put everything... Read »

Apr 8, 2014
Must See: Giant Tetris Game Draws Crowd

Must See: Giant Tetris Game Draws Crowd

Hundreds of Tetris fans got to play a super-sized version of the popular interlocking shapes game in Philadelphia on... Watch »

Apr 8, 2014
Anonymity Apps on the Rise

Anonymity Apps on the Rise

A decade after Facebook forged a path away from online anonymity, mobile apps that allow users to post... Read »

Apr 6, 2014
Mozilla CEO Resigns After Gay Marriage Backlash

Mozilla CEO Resigns After Gay Marriage Backlash

Mozilla's newly-appointed CEO Brendan Eich has stepped down following calls for him to resign over his support... Watch »

Apr 3, 2014
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