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Friday, May 11, 2018 at 01:13 PM PDT

Hacker Used Teacher's Credentials to Change Grades: Police

Hacker Used Teacher's Credentials to Change Grades: Police

Police in Concord said a hacker has been arrested for allegedly using a teacher's credentials to change the grades of numerous students.

Friday, May 11, 2018 at 06:34 PM PDT

Elon Musk Says First Tunnel Complete, Expects to Offer Rides

Elon Musk Says First Tunnel Complete, Expects to Offer Rides

Elon Musk said in a tweet Thursday night that his first tunnel under Los Angeles is almost complete and he expects to offer free rides to the public in a few months in a "Quest for a Fantastic Future."

Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 11:13 AM PDT

Equifax Now Says Some Passport Info Was Stolen in Breach

Equifax Now Says Some Passport Info Was Stolen in Breach

Equifax acknowledged a relatively small number of passport images and information were stolen as part of last year's security breach, despite previously denying such a thing occurred. The credit monitoring...

Friday, May 11, 2018 at 01:26 PM PDT

SpaceX Launches a New Version of Its Workhorse Rocket

SpaceX Launches a New Version of Its Workhorse Rocket

Southern California-based SpaceX made yet another rocket-industry advancement Friday with the first launch of its refurbished Falcon 9 rocket, designed to make it more durable for re-use in future missions.

Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 05:33 AM PDT

Google Sells the Future, Powered by Your Personal Data

Google Sells the Future, Powered by Your Personal Data

Advanced new features rolled out this week by Google, like customized Google Maps suggestions and an assistant that can make appointments over the phone, are underpinned by the massive data trove Google collects...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 01:03 AM PDT

White House Hosting AI Summit With Tech Firms

White House Hosting AI Summit With Tech Firms

Top U.S. tech executives and researchers are planning to press the Trump administration to invest in artificial intelligence and craft policies they hope will strengthen the economy without displacing jobs. The...

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 06:10 PM PDT

NASA and Uber Teaming Up to Get Flying Taxis Off the Ground

NASA and Uber Teaming Up to Get Flying Taxis Off the Ground

NASA and Uber have signed an agreement to explore putting flying taxis in the skies over US cities. NASA said Tuesday that it will begin simulations for so-called "urban air mobility" vehicles that also include...

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 05:48 PM PDT

Google Showcases AI Advances at Its Big Conference

Google Showcases AI Advances at Its Big Conference

Google is again putting artificial intelligence in the spotlight at its annual developers conference Tuesday. The company opened its I/O event with literal bells and whistles at the outdoor Shoreline Amphithea...

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 05:17 AM PDT

Google Aims to Simplify Your Life With New AI Features

Google Aims to Simplify Your Life With New AI Features

Google put the spotlight on its artificial intelligence smarts at its annual developers conference Tuesday, announcing new consumer features aimed at simplifying your life. Many of the updates have a practical...

Monday, May 7, 2018 at 01:04 PM PDT

'World of Warcraft' Hacker Sentenced to Federal Prison

'World of Warcraft' Hacker Sentenced to Federal Prison

A Romanian man who was extradited to the United States to face federal charges of launching a cyber attack on the Irvine-based servers of the online role-playing game "World of Warcraft" was sentenced Monday to...

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