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HotelTonight Adds Keyless Entry and Mobile Check-In to App

HotelTonight Adds Keyless Entry and Mobile Check-In to App

A last-minute, mobile-only booking app has added keyless entry and mobile check-in, features that will likely become... Read »

Jun 25, 2014
Google Shows off Wearables at Developer Conference

Google Shows off Wearables at Developer Conference

Some 1 billion people are now using Android devices, Google said as the company kicked off its two-day... Read »

Jun 25, 2014
Occupy Protesters Arrested Outside Google Headquarters

Occupy Protesters Arrested Outside Google Headquarters

Ten protesters were arrested outside of Google's Mountain View headquarters Tuesday night as part of an... Read »

Jun 25, 2014
Watching Too Much TV Can Kill You: Study

Watching Too Much TV Can Kill You: Study

A new study shows that people who watch television for three or more hours a day are twice as likely to die in... Watch »

Jun 25, 2014
Joke in FAFSA Tweet Sparks Online Backlash

Joke in FAFSA Tweet Sparks Online Backlash

A tweet by the Education Department's federal student aid agency, which poked fun at student poverty,... Read »

Jun 25, 2014
SF Parking App Makers Threatened With Fines, Lawsuit

SF Parking App Makers Threatened With Fines, Lawsuit

Silicon Valley entrepreneurs who think they can solve San Francisco’s parking woes – and make some cash at the same... Watch »

Jun 24, 2014
Daughter's Letter Gets Dad Week Off of Work at Google

Daughter's Letter Gets Dad Week Off of Work at Google

A little girl's summer wish came true thanks to a letter she wrote to Google. Katie wanted her dad, who works... Read »

Jun 24, 2014
Google Doodle Takes on Office Workers Sneaking Peeks at World Cup

Google Doodle Takes on Office Workers Sneaking Peeks at World Cup

Google outted office workers around the world with a doodle that features the iconic "Google"... Read »

Jun 23, 2014
NSA Metadata Gathering Approved for 3 More Months

NSA Metadata Gathering Approved for 3 More Months

A special federal court has approved the gathering of telephone metadata for another three months, U.S. intelligence Read »

Jun 20, 2014
SpaceX Aborts Falcon 9 Launch Due to Pressure Glitch

SpaceX Aborts Falcon 9 Launch Due to Pressure Glitch

SpaceX aborted the launch of its Falcon 9 rocket due to concerns about the rocket's tank pressure, according to NBC... Read »

Jun 20, 2014
Facebook Down for the Second Time This Week

Facebook Down for the Second Time This Week

Facebook appeared to be experiencing an outage on Friday afternoon. Users attempting to log on would see either... Read »

Jun 20, 2014
Crime Data Show iPhone

Crime Data Show iPhone "Kill Switch" Cuts Thefts

New crime data show Apple's addition of a "kill switch" to its iPhones last September has sharply reduced... Watch »

Jun 20, 2014
Taxi Drivers Worldwide Protest Ride-Sharing Businesses

Taxi Drivers Worldwide Protest Ride-Sharing Businesses

Taxi drivers around the globe have staged protests recently against ride-sharing businesses like Uber and... Watch »

Jun 19, 2014
Tech Project Aims to Get Girls Interested in Computer Science

Tech Project Aims to Get Girls Interested in Computer Science

With fewer than one percent of high school girls expressing interest in majoring in computer science, Google... Read »

Jun 19, 2014
Iraq Extremists Use Social Media, App to Reach Followers

Iraq Extremists Use Social Media, App to Reach Followers

Tech savvy ISIS fighters in Iraq are using social media — Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and more — and... Watch »

Jun 18, 2014
What to Know About Amazon's New Fire Phone

What to Know About Amazon's New Fire Phone

Amazon's new smartphone will serve as your eyes and ears.

Snap a photo of a book title, and it'll... Watch »

Jun 19, 2014
NASA Tracks

NASA Tracks "Zombie" Spacecraft

Engineers, camped out at a McDonald's, try to bring a spaceship back home. Watch »

Jun 18, 2014
Facebook's

Facebook's "Slingshot" App Takes Aim at Snapchat

The release of Facebook's "Slingshot," a competitor to Snapchat is now available on app stores, NBC... Read »

Jun 17, 2014
Use of License-Plate Readers Sparks Concern

Use of License-Plate Readers Sparks Concern

Documents obtained by The Center for Investigative Reporting show that a leading maker of license-plate... Read »

Jun 17, 2014
Target Fixes Glitch That Caused Delays at Checkout

Target Fixes Glitch That Caused Delays at Checkout

Target says it has fixed a glitch that caused delays at checkouts at some of its U.S. stores Sunday. Watch »

Jun 16, 2014
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