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Apple: latest WikiLeaks CIA hacks to iPhones fixed long ago

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 22:54:08 -0400

It says the alleged iPhone vulnerability affected iPhone 3G only and was fixed in 2009.


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Uber CEO to Jesse Jackson: Diversity will be priority

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:18:42 -0400

Travis Kalanick made the pledge to the civil rights leader during a sit down Thursday in Chicago.


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Tech giants scrimmage for Thursday night NFL games

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 22:56:20 -0400

The National Football League has another combine going: the one for streaming rights to its Thursday Night Football games.


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Google opens Howard University West to train black coders

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:04:50 -0400

Juniors and seniors from Howard University will study computer science at Google this summer.


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Congress takes first step to overturn Internet privacy rules

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:57:44 -0400

The rules would have made ISPs ask customers' permission to collect, use and sell personal info.


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Lyft's driver pitch: join us, make tips — $200M so far

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:12:18 -0400

The second-place ride-hailing company announces new tipping milestone as Uber roils.


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Running out of iPhone storage space? These tricks can help

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:16:18 -0400

Storage space on the iPhone has always been a finite, valuable commodity. Here's how to get some gigs back.


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Popular file-sharing site Pirate Bay still blocked

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:51:45 -0400

Website was a popular destination for those seeking large files of current movies.


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Walmart app Vudu will scan DVDs into the cloud

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:08:38 -0400

Walmart's Vudu streaming service wants to help you transport your movie disc collection into the cloud using your mobile devices.


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Google, YouTube boycott over extremist ads slams shares

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:03:32 -0400

Shares have fallen about 4% since Friday, slashing billions from the tech giant's market cap.


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Tech: Where the jobs -- and demand -- are

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:37:21 -0400

Technology jobs may offer the best pay and perks, but employers struggle to fill the posts.


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Punchlines: Sewage beer, laptop ban and trips to Mars? Science and tech roundup

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:34:38 -0400

The late-night comics take a look at the science behind recycling sewage water into beer and sending a human to Mars.


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10 tips for improving smartphone battery life

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:44:00 -0400

Dim the screen, and nine more ways to squeeze more juice out of your device.


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Apple snaps up Workflow app for simple tasks

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:30:57 -0400

Previous winner for "Most Innovative" app of year now belongs to Apple


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Verizon wants to get Wi-Fi in your car

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:38:59 -0400

Verizon is rolling out a new package for their connected car products that would include making your car a wifi hotspot.


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The 5 dirtiest things you touch every day

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:46:32 -0400

If you’re wondering which everyday items are the germiest, microbiology professor Charles Gerba says it helps to think about those objects or places you ignore when you break out your mop and disinfectant.


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It's the perfect time to buy a refurbished iPad ... right?

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:17:10 -0400

Because of the new iPad's price, it could make the decision on whether to buy new or refurbished a little more tricky.


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Apple's Clips tries for that Snapchat/Instagram mojo

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:06:30 -0400

App creates videos from your footage and photos, with filters, music, graphics, bubbles.


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Are these connected home gadgets smart or stupid?

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:02:06 -0400

Hard-hitting, opinionated journalism is the only way to find out!


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With Sears on the brink, what are shoppers to do?

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:23:07 -0400

Customers may wonder if it’s safe to shop at the struggling retailer—and what will happen to its warranties and gift cards.


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Top 5 worst cities for mobile phone users

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 07:27:37 -0400

Mobile carriers have spent billions to expand the reach of their 4G networks, but the gains aren't spreading evenly across the country.


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Walmart app scans DVD's into the cloud

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 05:45:07 -0400

On Thursday, owners of nearly 8,000 DVD and Blu-ray movies from Lions Gate Entertainment , Paramount Pictures , Sony , Twenty-First Century Fox , Universal Pictures (a division of Comast and Warner Bros. can convert them digitally to their Apple iPhone or Alphabet's Google Android smartphone through Walmart's subscription-free, on-demand streaming service Vudu. Video provided by TheStreet



17,000 AT&T workers in Calif., Nevada go on strike

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 22:03:54 -0400

The workers install cable and phone service and work in call centers.


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Mysterious equipment spotted on SpaceX drone ship

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:23:28 -0400

Mysterious piece of equipment atop SpaceX's drone ship quickly gets a nickname.


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Tech not diverse enough? That's news to workers

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:08:06 -0400

The vast majority — 94% — say they would give their industry a passing grade on diversity.


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Games are bigger than movies -- just ask Jam City

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:41:59 -0400

Chris DeWolfe, the co-founder of mobile games maker Jam City, tells Jefferson Graham how mobile games are more profitable than movies, and how a social network inspired him to start his next-generation game firm.


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AT&T, other U.S. advertisers quit Google, YouTube over extremist videos

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:39:11 -0400

Enterprise, Verizon, Johnson & Johnson and GSK are the latest to yank their ad buys.


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New study shakes up the dinosaur family tree

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:03:55 -0400

A revolutionary new hypothesis says the relationships between the major groups of dinosaurs need radical reorganization


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Google Maps just added real-time location sharing

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:18:20 -0400

Google Maps announced a new feature on Wednesday that could make traveling with and meeting up with friends or family much easier.


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Lego Tape helps stick bricks

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:15:25 -0400

The Nimuno Loops project on Indiegogo wants to put Lego blocks in all sorts of exciting places with a flexible Lego-compatible adhesive tape.


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