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Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018 at 02:07 PM PDT

Facebook Marketplace Introduces AI Technology

Facebook Marketplace Introduces AI Technology

Facebook Marketplace is celebrating its second anniversary Wednesday, and announcing new technology to propel its growth and empower Facebook’s 2.23 billion monthly users to buy and sell goods. Los Angeles-bas...

Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018 at 10:52 AM PDT

Caltech Nobel Winner 'Harnessed the Power of Evolution'

Caltech Nobel Winner 'Harnessed the Power of Evolution'

A California Institute of Technology professor was among three researchers who won the Nobel Prize in chemistry on Wednesday by harnessing "the power of evolution" to produce enzymes and antibodies that have...

Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018 at 06:00 AM PDT

US to Offer Cyberwar Capabilities to NATO Allies

US to Offer Cyberwar Capabilities to NATO Allies

Acting to counter Russia's aggressive use of cyberattacks across Europe and around the world, the U.S. is expected to announce that, if asked, it will use its formidable cyberwarfare capabilities on NATO's...

Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018 at 03:52 AM PDT

Survivor Accuses Facebook of Enabling Human Trafficking

Survivor Accuses Facebook of Enabling Human Trafficking

A human trafficking survivor from Texas sued Facebook this week, alleging the social media platform provides human traffickers an unrestricted way to "stalk, exploit, recruit, groom ... and extort children into...

Monday, Oct 1, 2018 at 11:40 PM PDT

Longtime Facebook Exec Adam Mosseri New Head of Instagram

Longtime Facebook Exec Adam Mosseri New Head of Instagram

Facebook is naming Adam Mosseri, a 10-year veteran at the company, as the head of Instagram. The appointment comes after the photo-sharing app's co-founders resigned last week without giving a clear reason....

Sunday, Sep 30, 2018 at 07:16 PM PDT

California's Tough Net Neutrality Bill Prompts US Lawsuit

California's Tough Net Neutrality Bill Prompts US Lawsuit

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed the nation's toughest net neutrality measure Sunday, requiring internet providers to maintain a level playing field online. The move prompted an immediate lawsuit by the Trump...

Monday, Oct 1, 2018 at 05:03 AM PDT

As 5G Wireless Internet Debuts, Can It Replace Broadband?

As 5G Wireless Internet Debuts, Can It Replace Broadband?

Cellular companies such as Verizon are looking to challenge traditional cable companies with residential internet service that promises to be ultra-fast, affordable and wireless. Using an emerging wireless...

Sunday, Sep 30, 2018 at 07:07 PM PDT

New Tesla Chair Must Rein in CEO Musk at Key Moment

New Tesla Chair Must Rein in CEO Musk at Key Moment

It won't be an easy job. Whoever becomes the new chairman of Tesla Motors will face the formidable task of reining in Elon Musk, the charismatic, visionary chief executive with an impulsive streak, while...

Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 at 03:36 PM PDT

SEC Settles Fraud Charges With Tesla's Elon Musk

SEC Settles Fraud Charges With Tesla's Elon Musk

Tesla without Elon Musk at the wheel? To many of the electric car maker's customers and investors that would be unthinkable. But that's what government securities regulators now want to see. The Securities and...

Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018 at 09:14 AM PDT

Scam Robocalls Are On the Rise, and Help May Be on the Way

Scam Robocalls Are On the Rise, and Help May Be on the Way

As unwanted calls continue to proliferate, many mobile phone users have simply stopped answering the phone. But new technology is on the horizon that could sharply cut the number of scam and spam calls we all...

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