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Tuesday, Apr 30, 2019 at 11:48 AM PDT

Zuckerberg Explains How Facebook Will Get 'Privacy Focused'

Zuckerberg Explains How Facebook Will Get 'Privacy Focused'

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg kicked off the company's annual F8 developer conference Tuesday with more details about his new "privacy-focused" vision for the social network — including end-to-end encryption for...

Tuesday, Apr 30, 2019 at 09:35 AM PDT

Netflix Announces Deal for Film About Thailand's Cave Boys

Netflix Announces Deal for Film About Thailand's Cave Boys

Netflix announced Tuesday it is joining with the production company for the movie "Crazy Rich Asians" to make a film about last July's dramatic rescue of 12 village boys in northern Thailand who were trapped...

Tuesday, Apr 30, 2019 at 04:05 PM PDT

Apple’s Fiscal 2Q Revenue, Profit Sag Amid iPhone Slump

Apple’s Fiscal 2Q Revenue, Profit Sag Amid iPhone Slump

Apple’s sales are still shrinking amid weakening iPhone demand, despite the company’s increasing emphasis on services designed to bring in a steady flow of money from the 1.4 billion of its devices still in...

Monday, Apr 29, 2019 at 03:21 PM PDT

Alphabet Q1 Revenue Falls Short of Estimates

Alphabet Q1 Revenue Falls Short of Estimates

Google parent Alphabet beat analyst earnings expectations but fell short on revenue, sending its stock down more than 7% in after-hours trading.

Friday, Apr 26, 2019 at 01:03 PM PDT

Uber Looks to Raise Up to $9B in Initial Public Offering

Uber Looks to Raise Up to $9B in Initial Public Offering

Ride-hailing giant Uber is aiming to raise $9 billion in its mammoth initial public stock offering that, while smaller than initially expected, still dwarfs most stock market debuts.

Friday, Apr 26, 2019 at 02:11 AM PDT

Be Wary of Robot Emotions: 'Simulated Love Is Never Love'

Be Wary of Robot Emotions: 'Simulated Love Is Never Love'

Research has shown that people have a tendency to project human traits onto robots, especially when they move or act in even vaguely human-like ways. Designers acknowledge that such traits can be powerful tools...

Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 at 06:14 PM PDT

California Approves Free Smartphones for Foster Youth

California Approves Free Smartphones for Foster Youth

Young people in California's foster system will get free cellphones and internet access under a unique program approved Thursday that supporters say will bridge a digital divide.

Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 at 04:58 AM PDT

Walmart Experiments With AI to Monitor Stores in Real Time

Walmart Experiments With AI to Monitor Stores in Real Time

Who's minding the store? In the not-too-distant future it could be cameras and sensors that can tell almost instantly when bruised bananas need to be swapped for fresh ones and more cash registers need to...

Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019 at 05:07 PM PDT

Tesla Posts Surprisingly Large 1Q Loss as Sales Slump 31%

Tesla Posts Surprisingly Large 1Q Loss as Sales Slump 31%

Tesla CEO Elon Musk had prepped Wall Street for a first quarter loss but analysts were still stunned by its size: $702.1 million, among the company's worst quarters in the past two years. The net loss was more...

Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019 at 02:19 AM PDT

Instagram Accounts Linked to Counterfeiting on the Rise

Instagram Accounts Linked to Counterfeiting on the Rise

Instagram is failing to clamp down on the abuse of its platform by groups of organized criminals promoting counterfeit luxury products including shoes, handbags, clothes and sunglasses, according to research by...

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