A global "ransomware" cyberattack, unprecedented in scale, had technicians scrambling to restore Britain's crippled hospital network Saturday and secure the computers that run factories, banks, government...
Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 12:18 AM EDT
Global Extortion Cyberattack Hits Dozens of Nations
Dozens of countries were hit with a huge cyberextortion attack Friday that locked up computers and held users' files for ransom at a multitude of hospitals, companies and government agencies.
It was believed to...
Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 06:34 PM EDT
Microsoft Aims to Create a More Versatile Windows 10
Microsoft will try to make Windows 10 more versatile with a wave of new features for creating memories, exploring virtual scenery and hopscotching from personal computers to mobile devices.
The added bells and...
Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 04:44 PM EDT
Tesla's Highly Anticipated Solar Roof Tiles Hit The Market
Tesla's new solar roof tiles, a sleek alternative to solar panels for those seeking to power their homes through solar energy, have hit the market, the company’s CEO Elon Musk announced Wednesday.
Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 01:40 PM EDT
Snap CEO, Co-Founder Could Lose More Than $1B Each
Snapchat's poorly-received first earnings report and subsequent drop in stock led CEO Evan Spiegel to lose more than the $750 million he received in a stock bonus for completing his company's initial public...
Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 06:47 AM EDT
What's Holding Back Self-Driving Cars? Human Drivers
In just a few years, well-mannered self-driving robotaxis will share the roads with reckless, law-breaking human drivers. The prospect is causing migraines for the people developing the robotaxis.
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 06:30 PM EDT
Half-Billion Windows 10 Devices, But PC Slump Stunts Growth
Microsoft's latest version of Windows is faring better than its maligned predecessor, but the software's growth is still stunted by a shift away from personal computers.
Windows 10 is now running on a...
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 05:41 PM EDT
Snap Plunges on First Earnings Report as Public Company
Snap, parent company of social media site Snapchat, reported quarterly financial results for the first time on Wednesday, posting revenue that missed estimates and slower-than-expected user growth.
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 10:49 AM EDT
The 5 Highest-Paying Tech Summer Internships: Survey
The top internships in the tech industry these days aren't the monotonous office drone work, CNBC reports. They offer challenging projects that pay thousands of dollars a month.
The highest paying summer...
Monday, May 8, 2017 at 09:42 PM EDT
Suicide Online: Facebook Aims to Save Lives With New Actions
The alarming video of a Georgia teenager livestreaming her own suicide attempt stayed up long enough on Facebook Live for sheriff's deputies to find and save her — a repeat phenomenon that has prompted mental...