home > news > tech

tech News

Cartoonist Regrets Hooked-Nose Caricature of Facebook CEO

Cartoonist Regrets Hooked-Nose Caricature of Facebook CEO

A German cartoonist has apologized for causing offense by depicting Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg as a... Read »

Feb 25, 2014
Sour Developers Protest Candy Crush

Sour Developers Protest Candy Crush

App developers are striking back against the creators of popular smartphone game "Candy Crush Saga,"... Read »

Feb 24, 2014
Netflix Reaches Deal With Comcast

Netflix Reaches Deal With Comcast

Netflix reached a deal with Comcast to provide smooth streaming of TV shows and movies to households, the first deal... Watch »

Feb 24, 2014
Facebook to Buy WhatsApp For Up to $19 Billion

Facebook to Buy WhatsApp For Up to $19 Billion

Facebook is buying mobile messaging service WhatsApp for up to $19 billion in cash and stock, by far the... Watch »

Feb 20, 2014

Top Google Doodles

Since 1998, Google has created over 1000 colorful and imaginative doodles to commemorate important holidays and... View »

Feb 14, 2014
Google Valentine's Doodle Celebrates Real Love Stories

Google Valentine's Doodle Celebrates Real Love Stories

Google is celebrating Valentine’s Day with a “doodle” featuring true love stories that will make your heart melt.... Read »

Feb 14, 2014
Facebook Adds New Gender Options for Users

Facebook Adds New Gender Options for Users

Male or female? Those aren't the only options Facebook gives users to identify their gender anymore, thanks to a... Read »

Feb 13, 2014
Comcast to Buy Time Warner Cable: CNBC Sources

Comcast to Buy Time Warner Cable: CNBC Sources

Comcast is getting ready to buy Time Warner Cable in an all-stock deal worth $159 per Time Warner Cable share,... Read »

Feb 12, 2014
Zuckerberg Most Generous Philanthropist of 2013

Zuckerberg Most Generous Philanthropist of 2013

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, were the most generous American philanthropists in 2013, with a... Read »

Feb 10, 2014
Sochi Drone Shooting Winter Olympics TV, Not Terrorists

Sochi Drone Shooting Winter Olympics TV, Not Terrorists

That drone you might have spotted hovering and zipping around the Sochi Olympic slopes isn't searching for... Read »

Feb 10, 2014
Apple Repurchases $14 Billion Worth of Shares

Apple Repurchases $14 Billion Worth of Shares

Apple Inc has repurchased $14 billion of its stock in the two weeks since it reported disappointing first-quarter... Read »

Feb 7, 2014
Microsoft Names Satya Nadella as CEO

Microsoft Names Satya Nadella as CEO

Microsoft has named Satya Nadella its new CEO, making him the third leader in the company's 38-year history,... Read »

Feb 4, 2014
READ: Mark Zuckerberg Reflects on Facebook's 10th Anniversary

READ: Mark Zuckerberg Reflects on Facebook's 10th Anniversary

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg turned to his profile page to reflect on the site's 10th birthday today,... Read »

Feb 4, 2014

10 Years of Facebook

Facebook will officially have been around for a decade on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. Take a look back at some of the... View »

Feb 4, 2014
Facebook Turns 10

Facebook Turns 10

Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg appeared on the "Today" show Tuesday to talk about the social media site's long... Read »

Feb 4, 2014
How to Beef Up Your Password Security

How to Beef Up Your Password Security

Yahoo's announcement that usernames and passwords of some of its email customers have been stolen has left... Read »

Jan 31, 2014
Man Uses Facebook to Help Stranded Pregnant Woman in Atlanta

Man Uses Facebook to Help Stranded Pregnant Woman in Atlanta

A pregnant woman stranded on a highway in snowy Atlanta was rescued by a good samaritan using Facebook to help... Read »

Jan 30, 2014
Google to Sell Motorola Mobility to Lenovo

Google to Sell Motorola Mobility to Lenovo

Google is selling its Motorola handset division to China's Lenovo group for close to $3 billion, according to... Read »

Jan 29, 2014
Insurer to Cover Google Glass Frames, Lenses

Insurer to Cover Google Glass Frames, Lenses

Google Glass is getting glasses. Google is adding prescription frames and new styles of detachable sunglasses to... Read »

Jan 28, 2014
Engineers Use Origami to Design Antennas

Engineers Use Origami to Design Antennas

Researchers at Florida International University are taking the principles behind the Japanese art of origami to... Read »

Jan 28, 2014
What's New
Follow us on Instagram!
We post photos taken by our news team in-studio and in the field. Send us your interesting photos with #NBC4NY. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out