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Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Microsoft launch joint forum to beef up efforts to remove extremist content from their sites.
Author: Steven Musil
Posted: June 27, 2017, 3:12 am
The cable companies could take an equity stake in the wireless giant, The Wall Street Journal reports.
Author: Steven Musil
Posted: June 27, 2017, 2:21 am
A completely expected journey around the world yields an unexpected (and exorbitantly expensive) piece of literary treasure.
Author: Eric Mack
Posted: June 26, 2017, 10:57 pm
For all you “Cars” fans, we are giving away the new Sphero Ultimate Lightning McQueen! This sweepstakes ends July 9, 2017.
Author: Tania González
Posted: June 26, 2017, 10:25 pm
SensoMotoric Instruments makes a range of eye-tracking hardware and software perfect for augmented and virtual reality.
Author: Rochelle Garner
Posted: June 26, 2017, 9:28 pm
Apple’s next iPhone and iPad OS is here in public beta form, should you choose to experiment.
Author: Scott Stein
Posted: June 26, 2017, 9:09 pm
The iPhone maker has been leasing sport utility vehicles from Hertz as it tests autonomous tech on public roads, Bloomberg reports.
Author: Andrew Krok
Posted: June 26, 2017, 8:45 pm
After reading a few poems created from the president’s tweets, it’s probably safe to say the next Walt Whitman isn’t inhabiting the White House.
Author: Leslie Katz
Posted: June 26, 2017, 8:41 pm
The millennial version of the filmmaker’s groundbreaking debut will arrive on November 23.
Author: Xiomara Blanco
Posted: June 26, 2017, 8:14 pm
iOS 11 delivers more software changes to the iPad than anything in the past two years. Here’s what you can expect when it hits later this year.
Author: Scott Stein
Posted: June 26, 2017, 8:10 pm
It took more than 20 years, but Nintendo is finally releasing the second Star Fox game on the SNES Classic.
Author: Donovan Farnham
Posted: June 26, 2017, 8:08 pm
The newest version of iOS is full of little surprises. Here are the best parts.
Author: Scott Stein
Posted: June 26, 2017, 8:01 pm
Architect Stefano Boeri has already designed “Vertical Forest” skyscrapers for three Chinese cities. Up next: a new “Forest City” to fight pollution.
Author: Lisa Brackmann
Posted: June 26, 2017, 7:35 pm
The show is coming to ABC in late September, but eager fans can get a sneak peek on the big screen in certain IMAX movie theaters.
Author: Gael Fashingbauer Cooper
Posted: June 26, 2017, 7:11 pm
The carrier’s internet service provides wireless connectivity to rural areas that don’t have cable or DSL infrastructure.
Author: Rochelle Garner
Posted: June 26, 2017, 6:55 pm
Wieners take wing with Oscar Mayer’s WienerDrone, a flying machine designed to deliver a hot-dog payload to the hungry.
Author: Amanda Kooser
Posted: June 26, 2017, 6:53 pm
The followup to the NES Classic is here and includes the previously unreleased Star Fox 2.
Author: Joan E. Solsman
Posted: June 26, 2017, 6:32 pm
If you see a “30t” badge on the back of a Jaguar, it’s got this new four-banger.
Author: Andrew Krok
Posted: June 26, 2017, 6:17 pm
Scientists comb through few million Instagram posts tagged #selfie. They find lots of preening, even more spam and not as much real food as you might expect.
Author: Eric Mack
Posted: June 26, 2017, 6:08 pm
Researchers at the University of Texas find the “mere presence” of a phone reduces our ability to think and concentrate — even when it’s off.
Author: Rochelle Garner
Posted: June 26, 2017, 5:48 pm
The Congressional Black Caucus sends a letter to the embattled ride-hailing service, urging it to make diversity a priority when filling top-level jobs.
Author: Terry Collins
Posted: June 26, 2017, 5:35 pm
Cars.com rejiggered the metrics for its American-Made Index, removing some models that made regular appearances.
Author: Andrew Krok
Posted: June 26, 2017, 5:33 pm
With the pending arrival of the Echo Show, Amazon has the original Echo on sale for $130.
Author: David Carnoy
Posted: June 26, 2017, 5:10 pm
Facebook is Snapchat-ifying its Messenger video calls by adding filters, animated reactions and more masks to make you look like a bunny.
Author: Joan E. Solsman
Posted: June 26, 2017, 5:04 pm
We discuss the iPhone’s 10th anniversary and HBO show Silicon Valley’s season finale.
Author: Ben Fox Rubin
Posted: June 26, 2017, 4:40 pm