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Billy Graham gave a TED talk 20 years ago on faith and technology

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 11:47:59 -0500

Rev. Billy Graham was a skilled orator, with a 1998 TED talk on faith and technology among his speaking highlights.


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Online travel giant Priceline Group changes name to Booking Holdings

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 11:43:39 -0500

Priceline is changing its name to Booking Holdings Inc., citing its expansion into numerous international brands over the last 20 years.


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Here are Amazon's 5 best deals you can get right now

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 11:06:28 -0500

Looking for tax software, an affordable robot vacuum, helpful kitchen gadgets, smart home accessories, or portable speakers? Lucky you! They're all on sale on Amazon today.


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3D-printed hearts could replace human hearts

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 11:01:06 -0500

A startup called BioLife4D is working on a way to print functioning hearts using patients' own cells.


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Broadcom is adjusting its buyout offer for Qualcomm

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 09:24:27 -0500

Broadcom is adjusting its buyout offer for Qualcomm. Its revised offer includes $57 in cash and $22 in Broadcom shares.


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Stop blaming social media for feeling lonely

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:51:59 -0500

Researchers found social media isn't causing social displacement, so critics can stop bashing it. Buzz60's Sean Dowling has more.


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Facebook says Kremlin-linked ads ready for public view, but House hasn't released them

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:31:20 -0500

House Intelligence Committee leaders wouldn't say Tuesday when they plan to release the ads for public view.


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These freezer-friendly Instant Pot recipes make meal prepping easy

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:59:58 -0500

With the Instant Pot pressure cooker, dinner goes from freezer to the table in no time at all. We found some pressure cooker recipes perfect for meal prepping to help you get started.


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Want a standing a desk? You need this balancing board too

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:35:28 -0500

The Gaiam Evolve Balance Board is on sale at Amazon right now and pairs perfectly with a standing desk.


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Arctic sea ice at record low January levels

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:51:24 -0500

The part of the Arctic covered by sea ice in January was the smallest for the month since records began in 1979, federal scientists announced Tuesday.


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Sea levels could rise 3 feet worldwide by 2300 — and it's likely to get worse

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:34:59 -0500

The 3-foot rise is "baked in" to the Earth's climate, researchers say, even if the Paris climate agreement targets are fully met.


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Google rolls out another rival to Apple Pay

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:09:43 -0500

Google Pay joins together its Android Pay service with Google Wallet.


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Fox News to launch Fox Nation streaming service later this year

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:24:14 -0500

Fox News is getting into the streaming business, with a planned Fox Nation subscription service due to launch in the fourth quarter of 2018.


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Here's how to make amazing s'mores using a microwave

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 11:56:54 -0500

It's tasty, easy to share, and doesn't require a campfire.






DirecTV raises prices on NFL Sunday Ticket package for 2018 season

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:39:34 -0500

After a year in which some asked for refunds on DirecTV's NFL Sunday Ticket amidst the anthem protests, the company is raising the price for 2018.


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These are the 4 most noteworthy Amazon deals you can get right now

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:23:27 -0500

If you want to learn a new language, cook steak like a pro, finally enjoy your phone's wireless charging capabilities, or do something good for your home, today's best Amazon deals can help.


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Capturing Olympians with multiple exposures

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:16:27 -0500

Olympians at the Pyeongchang Games move so fast in some images it looks as if they are surrounded by clones. But in fact, it's a photographer's lens capturing multiple exposures of the athletes as they compete at top speeds. (Feb. 20)



Qualcomm raises bid for NXP Semiconductors to about $43.22B

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:10:33 -0500

Qualcomm is raising its takeover bid for NXP Semiconductors by nearly 16% to about $43.22 billion, citing in part NXP's strong earnings results.


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Amazon cooks up new Prime perk: 5% back on Whole Foods purchases

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:15:23 -0500

Amazon is giving Prime members with its Amazon Prime Visa card 5% back on Whole Foods purchases.


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What Americans are asking Google about guns

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 06:05:21 -0500

Here's what a look at Google Trends reveals about what Americans want to know about guns and gun control.


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Jefferson Graham's interview with a Japanese robot

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 19:50:08 -0500

Jefferson Graham visits the Kyoto, Japan Hiroshi Ishiguro Laboratories to meet Erica, a lifelike humanoid. Watch the interview on Talking Tech.



Erica, the humanoid robot, is chatty but still has a lot to learn

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 14:15:59 -0500

The robot is part of a five-year research project to build a talking friend for an aging, shrinking population in Japan.


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Can the new Crock Pot multi cooker beat the Internet's favorite Instant Pot

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 18:21:26 -0500

Crock Pot, the company that's synonymous with slow cookers, has launched a new multi-cooker to compete with the Instant Pot. But is the Crock Pot any good?


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Malawi fights cholera spread using drones

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 18:05:20 -0500

Malawi is using drones to create maps of high risk areas to stem the spread of cholera, which has critically hit at least six districts following an outbreak in November. Matthew Bell reports. Video provided by Reuters


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Red Bull unveil their 2018 F1 car

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 18:02:24 -0500

Red Bull give the first glimpse of their car for the 2018 Formula One season Video provided by Reuters


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Elon Musk gets approval to start digging futuristic tunnel in D.C.

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 17:11:58 -0500

Elon Musk’s tunnel project has is moving forward. The Boring Company intends to build an underground hyperloop between New York and Washington, DC.



Concert venues are beginning to ban cell phone videos

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 11:56:20 -0500

Live shows are beginning to take steps to keep you from recording the show. Buzz60's Tony Spitz has the details.


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Uber Eats driver accused of killing customer during delivery

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 17:39:49 -0500

Robert Bivines turned himself in Monday, more than 36 hours after the customer to whom he was delivering food was shot and killed.


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Hidden details revealed under Picasso 'Blue Period' painting

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:45:30 -0500

One of the masterpieces of his 'Blue Period' from 1902 was painted atop another work of art, one that had been painted previously by an unknown Spanish artist, scientists announced this week.


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Scientists create human-sheep hybrid

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:47:47 -0500

Stanford researchers have just successfully created a human-sheep hybrid in the hopes of growing human organs within.


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Google hopes AI can predict heart disease by looking at retinas

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:38:12 -0500

Researchers at Google examined retinas and used AI to predict the likelihood that a patient will suffer a heart attack or stroke.


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Google’s new AI algorithm predicts heart disease

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:38:57 -0500

Google’s algorithms are now able to predict heart disease and whether someone has high blood pressure. Researchers detailed this new Artificial Intelligence information on Monday.


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Little girl wants NASA to reinstate Pluto as a 'full-fledged' Planet

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:15:16 -0500

A little girl in Ireland who hopes to become an astronaut wants justice for Pluto. Buzz60's Nathan Rousseau Smith has more.


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Photos: Hot Wheels turns 50 this year

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 18:41:09 -0500

The classic toy brand featuring miniature cars celebrates a major milestone in 2018.


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