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Long Beach Fire Deploys App to Speed CPR Response

Long Beach Fire Deploys App to Speed CPR Response

Long Beach has signed on to a new smartphone app that alerts you when someone needs CPR, and emergency personnel... Watch »

Oct 13, 2014
Snapchat Blames Photo Hacks on 3rd-Party Apps

Snapchat Blames Photo Hacks on 3rd-Party Apps

Snapchat said Friday that third-party software apps are to blame for any security lapses that may have put users'... Read »

Oct 10, 2014
Teens Develop Brain-Teaser App, Receives Worldwide Attention

Teens Develop Brain-Teaser App, Receives Worldwide Attention

Fifteen-year-old Chicago teen, Austin Valleskey, partnered up with an Australian teen of the same age to develop... Watch »

Oct 10, 2014
Tesla Motors Unveils Faster, All-Wheel-Drive Model S

Tesla Motors Unveils Faster, All-Wheel-Drive Model S

Tesla Motors unveiled a faster, all-wheel-drive version of its Model S sedan Thursday along with some new safety... Watch »

Oct 9, 2014
Tesla to End Speculation Over

Tesla to End Speculation Over "The D"

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is expected to make an announcement Thursday night that should clear up a week of speculation... Read »

Oct 9, 2014
Man Tries to Sell His House for an iPhone 6, Succeeds

Man Tries to Sell His House for an iPhone 6, Succeeds

An Austrian man who tried to sell a dilapidated home he owned in Detroit for an iPhone 6 succeeded in his mission... Read »

Oct 9, 2014
Social Media Site With $9,000 Fee Caters to the Rich

Social Media Site With $9,000 Fee Caters to the Rich

A new fee-based social media site is billing itself as a place for "people with more money than time," NBC... Read »

Oct 9, 2014
New iPads, Mac System Expected at Oct. 16 Event

New iPads, Mac System Expected at Oct. 16 Event

Apple is expected to step up its efforts to boost recently slumping iPad sales with the unveiling of its latest... Read »

Oct 8, 2014
With New App, Predators Have

With New App, Predators Have "Nowhere to Hide"

Federal authorities are mustering all the help they can get to track down child predators. Read »

Oct 7, 2014
Facebook Bus Drivers Looking to Unionize

Facebook Bus Drivers Looking to Unionize

Tired of long work hours and long mid-day "breaks" in between split shifts that run between 6 a.m. Read »

Oct 7, 2014
Los Angeles County Boasts Strong Tech Economy

Los Angeles County Boasts Strong Tech Economy

Los Angeles County was home to 368,580 high-tech jobs in 2013, more than other regions that boast strong high-tech... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
New Dating App Caters to Wealthy Singles Only

New Dating App Caters to Wealthy Singles Only

A new dating app called Luxy matches wealthy singles with others alike. Read »

Oct 7, 2014
Hewlett-Packard to Split into 2 Companies: Report

Hewlett-Packard to Split into 2 Companies: Report

Personal computer and printer maker Hewlett-Packard Co. reportedly plans to split itself into two separate companies... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
Report: Facebook Moving Into Healthcare

Report: Facebook Moving Into Healthcare

Facebook may soon begin developing healthcare-oriented apps as the social network broadens its offerings. Read »

Oct 4, 2014
Marriott Fined $600,000 by FCC for Blocking Wi-Fi

Marriott Fined $600,000 by FCC for Blocking Wi-Fi

Marriott agreed Friday to pay a $600,000 fine stemming from an FCC investigation, which found that the hotel chain... Read »

Oct 3, 2014
Facebook Revamps Research Rules After Study Fiasco

Facebook Revamps Research Rules After Study Fiasco

Facebook is changing the way it does research on its users after a 2012 study focusing on manipulating users'... Read »

Oct 2, 2014
Uber CEO Says He Won't Wait for Regulations

Uber CEO Says He Won't Wait for Regulations

Uber plans to "aggressively roll out new ridesharing features" first and ask for permission from... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Man Arrested in Spyware App Case

Man Arrested in Spyware App Case

A Pakistani man has been indicted on charges of plotting to sell a spyware app that could monitor calls, texts and... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Study: California Leads the Way in iPhone Damage

Study: California Leads the Way in iPhone Damage

That's right: one study claims Californians are especially clumsy when it comes to keeping their iPhones out of... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Facebook to Sell User Data to Serve Ads Across Web

Facebook to Sell User Data to Serve Ads Across Web

Facebook will now sell marketers ads to appear across the web, not just on the social network, the company announced... Read »

Sep 29, 2014

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