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Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 01:43 PM PDT

Google Unveils 'Stadia' Game Streaming Service

Google Unveils 'Stadia' Game Streaming Service

In much the same way as Google changed email, maps and online video, the search giant now has its eye on the video game industry. In its first-ever Game Developers' Conference keynote on Tuesday, Google...

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 04:38 AM PDT

EU Fines Google $1.7 Billion for Abusing Online Ads Market

EU Fines Google $1.7 Billion for Abusing Online Ads Market

European Union regulators have hit Google with a 1.49 billion euro ($1.68 billion) fine for abusing its dominant role in online advertising. It's the third time the commission has slapped Google with an...

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 at 02:10 PM PDT

Goodbye Console? Google Launches Game-Streaming Platform

Goodbye Console? Google Launches Game-Streaming Platform

Google on Tuesday unveiled a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business. The platform will store a game-playing session in the cloud and lets...

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 at 12:46 PM PDT

Overhaul of Ad Targeting Will Curb Discrimination: Facebook

Overhaul of Ad Targeting Will Curb Discrimination: Facebook

Facebook will overhaul its ad-targeting systems to prevent discrimination in housing, credit and employment ads as part of a legal settlement. The changes to Facebook's advertising methods —which generate...

Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 at 05:49 PM PDT

Apple Watch May Spot Heart Problem But More Research Needed

Apple Watch May Spot Heart Problem But More Research Needed

A huge study suggests the Apple Watch can detect a worrisome irregular heartbeat at least sometimes — but experts say more work is needed to tell if using wearable technology to screen for heart problems really...

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 10:35 AM PDT
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16 Posters Explore Destinations on the Edge of Possibility

A collection of vintage-cool posters from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in...View gallery

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Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 09:26 AM PDT

Social Media Sites Struggle to Remove Mosque Shooting Videos

Social Media Sites Struggle to Remove Mosque Shooting Videos

The shooter in at least one of the two mosque attacks in New Zealand on Friday used social media to stream his deadly rampage live. Shortly after, tech giants scrambled to remove his accounts, but versions...

Thursday, Mar 14, 2019 at 09:27 PM PDT

Tesla Unveils New Model Y SUV

Tesla Unveils New Model Y SUV

Tesla is unveiling its newest vehicle, the Model Y, an SUV that the automaker hopes will win over consumers looking for an all-electric alternative in the most popular segment of the auto market. CEO Elon Musk...

Thursday, Mar 14, 2019 at 10:38 PM PDT

Facebook Loses 2 Top Execs as it Revamps Strategy

Facebook Loses 2 Top Execs as it Revamps Strategy

Facebook says two of its top executives are leaving the company. Chief Product Officer Chris Cox and Chris Daniels, who heads messaging app WhatsApp, are departing. It isn't clear what future plans the...

Thursday, Mar 14, 2019 at 10:45 PM PDT

Tesla Steps Into Hottest Auto Segment With Model Y Debut Thursday

Tesla Steps Into Hottest Auto Segment With Model Y Debut Thursday

Tesla is about to dive into one of the hottest segments in the automotive market with the long-awaited debut of its Model Y crossover utility vehicle at its design studio in Los Angeles on Thursday night.

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