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Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 07:40 PM EST

Russia Continues Hacking, Gathering Intelligence on US

Russia Continues Hacking, Gathering Intelligence on US

Russia has always placed a top priority on gathering as much intelligence as it can about American government officials, and the team now gathering around the new president-elect is no exception. In the...

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 11:28 AM EST

Twitter Takes New Steps to Address Cyberbullying

Twitter Takes New Steps to Address Cyberbullying

Twitter says it's giving users more tools to combat abuse that's becoming more common on the social media platform. Users are getting more options for muting tweets they don't want to see, the company said in a...

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 06:18 PM EST

Lyft Replaces Pink Moustache Logo With Light-Up Beacons

Lyft Replaces Pink Moustache Logo With Light-Up Beacons

Ride-hailing service Lyft, the underdog rival to Uber, is getting rid of its iconic pink moustache logo and replacing it with something more useful -- beacons. The light-up beacons, which Lyft calls "amps," will...

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 07:38 AM EST

Google Also Gets Fooled by Fake Election News

Google Also Gets Fooled by Fake Election News

Google's search engine highlighted an inaccurate story claiming that President-elect Donald Trump won the popular vote in last week's election, the latest example of bogus information spread by the internet's...

Monday, Nov 14, 2016 at 10:54 AM EST

Design Firm Grows Furniture From Fungus

Design Firm Grows Furniture From Fungus

The sturdy stools and spongy cushions made at a factory in upstate New York are formed with fungus. Ecovative Design is a business staking its growth on mycelium, the thread-like "roots" of mushrooms. The...

Friday, Nov 11, 2016 at 07:51 AM EST

Snapchat Debuts Cartoonish Machine to Sell Video Glasses

Snapchat Debuts Cartoonish Machine to Sell Video Glasses

Snapchat has unveiled bright yellow vending machines that will sell its new line of video glasses. The machines, called Snapbots, feature a cartoon-like face and are topped with balloons. They'll sell Spectacle...

Tuesday, Nov 8, 2016 at 07:33 AM EST
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By Leah Li

Top Google Doodles

Since 1998, Google has created more than 2,000 colorful and imaginative doodles...View gallery

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Monday, Nov 7, 2016 at 04:15 PM EST

Security Controls 'Working' Despite NSA Theft: US Official

Security Controls 'Working' Despite NSA Theft: US Official

The top U.S. counterintelligence official says secret government data is vulnerable to thieves, such as the National Security Agency insider accused of working undetected for 20 years to steal a large trove...

Monday, Nov 7, 2016 at 03:29 PM EST

Report of Different Samsung Phone Model Exploding

Report of Different Samsung Phone Model Exploding

A Samsung phone user in France says her Galaxy J5 smartphone caught fire and exploded on Sunday. The model is different from the Galaxy Note 7 that has been recalled worldwide. Lamya Bouyirdane told The...

Friday, Nov 4, 2016 at 07:19 AM EDT

Tesla Sues Oil Exec Alleging He Impersonated Elon Musk

Tesla Sues Oil Exec Alleging He Impersonated Elon Musk

Tesla Motors has filed suit against an oil industry executive, claiming the man impersonated the company's CEO Elon Musk in an email message, according to a report by Forbes. The complaint was filed Wednesday...

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