The Supreme Court agreed Monday to take on a major dispute over the government's authority to force American technology companies to hand over emails and other digital information sought in criminal probes...
Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 11:28 AM PDT
'Krack' Security Flaw Puts Every Wi-Fi Connection at Risk
A newly discovered Wi-Fi security flaw reveals that your home network is hackable, giving outsiders access to everything from private chats to baby monitors, NBC News reports.
The attack, called Krack, takes...
Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 at 07:30 PM PDT
Tesla Fires Hundreds of Workers as Part of Annual Reviews
The IRS suspended a $7.25 million contract with the credit reporting company Equifax Friday after members of Congress complained the tax agency had awarded a no-bid contract to a company that recently had a...
Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 01:20 PM PDT
Facebook's Sandberg Favors Release of Russia-Linked Ads
A top Facebook executive says ads linked to Russia trying to influence the U.S. presidential election should "absolutely" be released to the public, along with information on whom the ads were targeting.
Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 05:58 PM PDT
SpaceX Successfully Launches and Lands Another Rocket
SpaceX launched and landed its second rocket in three days. The unmanned Falcon 9 blasted off from Kennedy Space Center in Florida before delivering a satellite and landing the leftover booster on an offshore...
Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 10:05 AM PDT
CA Takes Step Toward Clearing Road for Self-Driving Cars
California regulators have taken an important step to clear the road for everyday people to get self-driving cars. The state's Department of Motor Vehicles on Wednesday published proposed rules that would govern...
Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 10:43 AM PDT
Not Just You: Facebook, Instagram Go Down Wednesday
Facebook and Instagram went down for many users on Wednesday, with problems on the social media giant spiking, according to the website status-tracking page Downdetector.
Facebook acknowledged that people...
When the iPhone first launched, the only way to get Apple's latest smartphone was through a two-year contract through AT&T. Things have changed, NBC News reported.
Consumers now have the option to finance the...