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Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 12:17 PM PDT

FCC May Start Charging $225 to Look Into Consumer Complaints

FCC May Start Charging $225 to Look Into Consumer Complaints

Consumers who ask the Federal Communications Commission to investigate complaints against broadband providers would be charged $225 — possibly more than the amount in dispute — under a proposal the FCC is voting...

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 10:14 AM PDT

Fortnite Season 5 Arrives: What You Should Know

Fortnite Season 5 Arrives: What You Should Know

After weeks of hype and bringing items from the online game into the real world, Season 5 of Fortnite has arrived. For those who haven’t yet joined the craze, Fortnite is a game available on consoles, PC and...

Wednesday, Jul 11, 2018 at 11:35 AM PDT

Twitter Announces Purge of Locked Accounts

Twitter Announces Purge of Locked Accounts

Twitter users, don't despair if you see a sudden drop in followers soon. NBC News reports that the social media company is set to begin a purge this week of tens of millions of accounts flagged as suspicious...

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 08:15 PM PDT

Facebook Fined Over Cambridge Analytica Scandal

Facebook Fined Over Cambridge Analytica Scandal

The chairman of the U.K. Parliament's media committee says the government office that investigated the Cambridge Analytica scandal has fined Facebook 500,000 pounds ($663,000) for failing to safeguard users'...

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 01:46 PM PDT

Tesla Announces Deal for Shanghai Factory

Tesla Announces Deal for Shanghai Factory

Electric car producer Tesla will build its first factory outside the United States in Shanghai under an agreement signed Tuesday, becoming the first wholly foreign-owned automaker in China.

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 04:03 PM PDT

Fortnite Objects Brought to Life in California Desert

Fortnite Objects Brought to Life in California Desert

Fortnite items have begun to make their way from your gaming screen into real life. The "Durr Burger," a bug-eyed, larger than life burger from the popular videogame Fornite Battle Royale, was spotted in the...

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 11:00 AM PDT

SpaceX Tests Mini-Submarine to Help Thailand Cave Rescue

SpaceX Tests Mini-Submarine to Help Thailand Cave Rescue

A mini-submarine designed to help rescuers bring members of a soccer team and their coach out of a flooded Thailand cave was tested over the weekend in a pool at a Southern California high school.

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 08:43 PM PDT

FB Flags Declaration of Independence Passage as Hate Speech

FB Flags Declaration of Independence Passage as Hate Speech

In anticipation of Fourth of July, a Texas-based publisher posted various passages from the Declaration of Independence on its Facebook page in an attempt to make it “a little easier to digest,” according to NBC...

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 10:18 AM PDT

European Lawmakers Reject Online Copyright Law

European Lawmakers Reject Online Copyright Law

Lawmakers in the European Parliament on Thursday rejected a new copyright proposal that digital rights campaigners said would have changed the free and open nature of the internet. Article 13 of the E.U....

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 05:39 AM PDT

Behind Trade Fight, China Pushing to End Reliance on US Tech

Behind Trade Fight, China Pushing to End Reliance on US Tech

Chinese telecoms giant ZTE Corp.'s brush with death after Washington barred it from buying U.S. components was a stark reminder that China's industries still depend on American technology despite Beijing's...

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