An online prankster showed emails to CNN alleging that he was able to trick top White House officials into thinking they were chatting with other members of the administration, NBC News reported.
Monday, Jul 31, 2017 at 02:43 PM EDT
Group Files Complaint Over Google's Tracking of In-Store Purchases
A watchdog group on Monday is expected to file a legal complaint with the Federal Trade Commission against Google over a new program that links customers' web activity to in-store purchases.
Saturday, Jul 29, 2017 at 07:59 PM EDT
Companies Say Apple Removed Their Privacy Apps From China
China appears to have succeeded in eliminating software programs that enable its people to view an uncensored internet.
Companies that let people avoid the government filters said Saturday that their programs...
Saturday, Jul 29, 2017 at 02:32 AM EDT
Tesla Delivers Long-Awaited Model 3s to First Buyers
For Tesla, everything is riding on the Model 3.
The electric car company's newest vehicle went to its first 30 customers Friday evening. Its $35,000 starting price — half the cost of Tesla's previous models...
Thursday, Jul 27, 2017 at 08:30 PM EDT
Apple Kills iPod Nano, iPod Shuffle as Music Moves to Phones
The iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle have played their final notes for Apple.
The company discontinued sales of the two music players Thursday in a move reflecting the waning popularity of the devices in an era...
Thursday, Jul 27, 2017 at 04:56 PM EDT
Forbes: Amazon CEO Bezos Was Briefly the World's Richest Man
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos briefly became the world's richest man Thursday in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high.
Microsoft founder Bill Gates reclaimed the...
Thursday, Jul 27, 2017 at 12:58 AM EDT
Judge Recommends Contested Giant Hawaii Telescope for Permit
A construction permit should be granted for a giant telescope planned for a Hawaii mountain summit that some consider sacred, a hearings officer recommended Wednesday.
Retired judge Riki May Amano, who is...
Scrolling through an ad-free Instagram is now a distant memory, much like the once ad-free Facebook itself. Soon, users of its Messenger app will begin to see advertisements, too — and WhatsApp may not be...
Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 03:17 PM EDT
Zuckerberg and Musk Spar Over Artificial Intelligence
Tech giants Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg are feuding on social media on the impact of artificial intelligence.
The Facebook CEO referred to Musk's beliefs on AI as "pretty irresponsible" in a Facebook Live...