Tech News | NBC New York

Tech News

Thursday, Nov 8, 2018 at 12:08 AM EST

Smartphone Makers Bet on Foldable Screens as Next Big Thing

Smartphone Makers Bet on Foldable Screens as Next Big Thing

For the past few years, the smartphone industry has been searching for a breakthrough to revive a market mired in an innovation lull and a sales slump. A potential catalyst is on the horizon in the form of...

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2018 at 05:09 PM EST

Comcast Developing Video-Streaming Platform

Comcast Developing Video-Streaming Platform

Comcast plans to roll out a new product for broadband-only subscribers that will allow customers to aggregate certain streaming apps, including Netflix, Amazon Prime and YouTube, with a voice-activated remote —...

Tuesday, Nov 6, 2018 at 12:13 PM EST

2016 vs. 2018: Hilarious Memes Reflect Voters' Attitudes

2016 vs. 2018: Hilarious Memes Reflect Voters' Attitudes

Angry, fired up and anxious. This is how some voters feel about voting in this year’s midterm elections. They took to Twitter, comparing how they cast their ballot in 2016 during the presidential election to how...

Tuesday, Nov 6, 2018 at 08:39 AM EST

Trolls Struggling to Share Disinformation, Secret Chats Show

Trolls Struggling to Share Disinformation, Secret Chats Show

A far-right troll told others that he was immediately banned from Twitter for deliberately sharing the wrong election date, according to NBC News, which had a reporter mistakenly added to trolls' private...

Tuesday, Nov 6, 2018 at 07:46 PM EST

Facebook Blocks 115 Accounts Ahead of US Midterm Elections

Facebook Blocks 115 Accounts Ahead of US Midterm Elections

Facebook said it blocked 115 accounts for suspected "coordinated inauthentic behavior" linked to foreign groups attempting to interfere in Tuesday's U.S. midterm elections. The social media company shut down 30...

Friday, Nov 2, 2018 at 12:46 PM EDT

Understanding the Law That Protected Google Walk Outs

Understanding the Law That Protected Google Walk Outs

Google employees may find safety in numbers after staging a worldwide walkout on Thursday — but they could be surprised to learn that it’s not the First Amendment that would protect them from corporate...

Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 at 09:45 PM EDT

Tech Companies Oppose Trump's Gender Definition Changes

Tech Companies Oppose Trump's Gender Definition Changes

More than 50 companies representing over $2.4 trillion in annual revenue took a stand Thursday for legal protections for transgender people following a report that the Trump administration is considering...

Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 at 06:08 PM EDT

Google Employees Walk Out to Protest Treatment of Women

Google Employees Walk Out to Protest Treatment of Women

Carrying signs that included a mocking use of the company's original "Don't be evil" motto, thousands of Google employees around the world briefly walked off the job Thursday to protest what they said was the...

Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 at 02:06 AM EDT

Google Employees to Protest How Company Handled Sexual Misconduct

Google Employees to Protest How Company Handled Sexual Misconduct

Hundreds of Google employees from the main campus and the Google X lab in Mountain View are expected to walk out Thursday because they’re not happy with the way the company has handled sexual misconduct in...

Tuesday, Oct 30, 2018 at 09:43 PM EDT

Kepler Telescope Dead After Finding Thousands of Worlds

Kepler Telescope Dead After Finding Thousands of Worlds

NASA's elite planet-hunting spacecraft has been declared dead, just a few months shy of its 10th anniversary. Officials announced the Kepler Space Telescope's demise Tuesday. Already well past its expected...

Photos & Videos

Upload your photos & videos »

What's New
Follow us on Instagram!
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