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Windows 10 Is Here: What You Need to Know
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 15:18:57 -0400
Windows 10 is here -- and for the first time in a while, there's actual excitement about Microsoft's software upgrade.
What Happened to the Texts on Brady's Destroyed Phone
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:13:02 -0400
Tom Brady's destroyed smartphone turned out to be the smoking gun for NFL officials who upheld the New England Patriots star's four-game suspension.
How Amazon Became Bigger Than Walmart
Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:25:14 -0400
Amazon pioneered the idea of online retail two decades ago when it began as a website for buying books.
Blue Moon: What Makes It So Special
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:07:42 -0400
There's a reason why "once in a blue moon" is a saying and the night sky on Friday will prove it.
Tracing Back Debris to Find Flight 370 May Prove Impossible
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 06:31:15 -0400
Tracing route of debris back across Indian Ocean to find Flight 370 wreck may prove impossible
Google Rejects French Order on World 'Right to Be Forgotten'
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 04:25:26 -0400
Google rejects French order on global 'right to be forgotten,' says EU law is not the world's
More Than Just Cecil; Big Troubles for King of the Jungle
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 03:38:41 -0400
How long can lions remain king? Habitat loss, hunting makes African lion population shrivel
Dig Returns to Artifact-Rich Colonial American Site in NY
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 03:26:34 -0400
Archaeological dig returns to Colonial battleground that produced trove of artifacts
Microsoft Says 14 Million Computers Now Running Windows 10
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 22:32:55 -0400
Windows 10 hits 14 million computers in 2 days after its release as a free download
Scientist: Oil Slick Likely From Natural Seafloor Seepage
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 22:10:41 -0400
Scientist: Oil slick drifting off California coast likely from natural seafloor seepage
LinkedIn 2Q Caps Rough Week for Social Media Stocks
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18:41:54 -0400
LinkedIn 2nd-quarter results beat estimates but stock slips amid rough week for social media
Court Dismisses Lawsuit Seeking Personhood for 2 NY Chimps
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:45:25 -0400
NY court dismisses lawsuit that sought to free 2 chimps held in university for research
Facebook Ready to Test Giant Drone for Internet Service
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:15:43 -0400
Facebook says it's built a solar-powered drone to deliver Internet via laser to remote regions
Apple's New iPod Touch: What Makes This Music Player Different
Wed, 15 Jul 2015 12:46:56 -0400
For the first time in three years, Apple announced today a refreshed iPod touch along with new colors for other models of the music player.
Facebook Wants to Know Your News Feed Priorities
Thu, 09 Jul 2015 11:07:48 -0400
If you just can't get enough of your best friend, crush or sibling's Facebook posts, it's now even easier to make sure you don't miss anything in your news feed.
Car Hacking: What Every Driver Needs to Know
Wed, 22 Jul 2015 15:07:07 -0400
Many new cars are equipped with wireless technology that can make a driver's time on the road more stress-free, but the technology also comes with a dark side.
Watch: Yahoo! Launches 'Live Text' to Combine Video and Text Messaging
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:00:53 -0400
The app is a new way to see how people react to your text messages.
Watch: Microsoft Launches Windows 10 Operating System
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 07:49:41 -0400
Microsoft has users excited about the new free upgrade.
Watch: Windows 10 Released
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:31:42 -0400
ABC's Tina Trinh breaks down some of the new features of Windows 10.
Watch: Cause of Virgin Galactic SpaceshipTwo Crash Revealed
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:36:16 -0400
NTSB investigators say the crash in the Mojave Desert was caused by premature moving of the spacecraft's tail wings. Pilot Peter Siebold was injured and co-pilot Michael Alsbury was killed in the October 2014 crash.
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Uber to invest $1 billion in India to expand services
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 04:32:44 -0400
Photo illustration of logo of car-sharing service app Uber on a smartphone over a reserved lane for taxis in a street in Madrid(Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] will invest $1 billion in India in the next nine months, as the online taxi-hailing company looks to expand its services in its biggest market outside the United States. Uber said it would use the additional investment to improve operations, expand beyond the 18 Indian cities where it now operates, and develop new products and payment solutions. "We are extremely bullish on the Indian market and see tremendous potential here," Amit Jain, president of Uber India said in a statement on Friday.

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Apple, Yahoo shuttle drivers set to vote on union
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:17:02 -0400
Shuttle drivers for Apple and other tech firms will vote Saturday on a benefits package.
Q&A: Why you should test your router
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:02:11 -0400
Routers are vulnerable to hackers. Here's how to protect them.
Facebook reveals plans for drone-based Internet in the sky
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 05:32:56 -0400
The 1,000 lb., solar-powered drones will fly 11 miles high and be launched by balloons.
Apple rents space in hip S.F. district: Report
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:05:18 -0400
LOS ANGELES — Apple is moving on up to a hip San Francisco district for some of its staff. 
Exclusive: Pinterest launches innovative diversity lab
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 19:56:27 -0400
Pinterest is opening experimental lab to test strategies to build more diverse companies.
How to unsend an email
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:02:06 -0400
Have you ever regretted sending an email? Here is how you can take some of them back.
First impressions: 'Angry Birds 2' takes flight
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:25:11 -0400
First true sequel in longstanding mobile series launched Thursday
NBCUniversal near deal to invest $250M in BuzzFeed
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 23:19:04 -0400
Comcast subsidiary NBCUniversal is in talks to invest in BuzzFeed and Vox Media
Competitive video gamers vie for $17M pool in 'World Series' of gaming
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 06:00:01 -0400
Teams spend countless hours prepping for events such as The International championships.
3 hybrid, electric cars that can get you a speeding ticket
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 21:18:37 -0400
Not every hybrid or EV is slow. In fact, one of them just broke a world speed record.Video provided by Newsy
Google+ lives on in Hangouts, Photos, Apple, YouTube, Android, Gmail
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:11:37 -0400
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. — The Google+ social network is headed to the graveyard.
Review - Dmail's self-destructing e-mails
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:43:31 -0400
Good idea - but app not ready for prime-time
Internet providers call FCC's Net rules unlawful in court filing
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 19:10:33 -0400
The FCC's Net neutrality rules are a "power grab," opponents said in a filing Thursday.
Jay Parikh on why Facebook is beaming the Internet from the sky
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:17:45 -0400
Facebook's Connectivity Lab is building high-altitude aircraft and new laser technology.
Comet probe finds key ingredients for life
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 21:17:00 -0400
Philae discovers organic compounds never before detected on a comet, though origins still unknown.
Google fights France on extending 'right to be forgotten'
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18:58:01 -0400
This order brings up the question of how far the "right to be forgotten" extends.
The machine behind Stephen Hawking's voice
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:51:06 -0400
July 30 -- Bioengineering the Senses: A closer look at tech on the frontiers of medical science. Today we look at the machine behind physicist Stephen Hawking -- and how smartphone technology is helping him communicate.
The real reasons people are using drones
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:42:16 -0400
Maytag’s latest is the best sub-$1K dryer around
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:04:56 -0400
In the market for a dryer that gets the job done at under $1,000? Look no further.
Live tech podcast 8 p.m. ET - Windows 10
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:31:03 -0400
TuneIn to live tech podcast - Windows 10, Yahoo LiveText, Game shows online
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Ashley Madison hack aids spammers
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:01:55 GMT
Spammers are exploiting the Ashley Madison hack by posting links that offer stolen data but lead to booby-trapped web pages and scams.
Facebook builds drone for net access
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 21:24:21 GMT
The social network Facebook announces it has built its own drone to bring internet connectivity to remote parts of the world.
Google to defy French privacy ruling
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 20:32:15 GMT
Google is to defy a French ruling that the "right to be forgotten" should be applied globally and not just in Europe.
Obama wants world's fastest computer
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:37:03 GMT
President Obama has signed an executive order calling for the US to build the world's fastest computer by 2025.
Spy leaks website being investigated
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:25:15 GMT
Germany's federal prosecutors are investigating if a website that covers digital rights issues committed an act of treason.
Uber wants to invest $1bn in India
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 06:50:58 GMT
The taxi booking service Uber says it will invest $1bn to expand its business to more cities in India.
VIDEO: Rovio defends Angry Birds 2 charges
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:35:07 GMT
The creative director of Angry Birds 2 defends its in-app fee strategy and explains why the firm gave it sequel-status to its original hit.
Tool to recognise faces in darkness
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:40:10 GMT
Two German scientists have created a tool which recognises a person's face in complete darkness using their thermal signature.
FireChat launches private messaging
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:09:15 GMT
Social messaging app FireChat launches a new feature allowing people to communicate privately, even without an internet connection.
Hackers tweet photos with hidden code
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:40:33 GMT
A hack attack involving instructions hidden in photos, malicious tweets and the coding community Github is discovered by cybersecurity researchers.
Half of online world uses Facebook
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 22:59:53 GMT
Half of the world's estimated online population now check in to the social networking giant Facebook at least once a month.
Samsung suffers 8% profit drop
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 05:47:30 GMT
Electronics giant Samsung sees its net profit drop by 8% for the second quarter of the year.
US photo find sparks internet quest
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:19:00 GMT
A US photographer launches an internet hunt to find two women pictured on an old roll of film she discovered in a second-hand store.
Bendy tech promise for graphene
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:13:18 GMT
Scientists apply the paper art of kirigami to slice graphene, the world's thinnest material.
VIDEO: USA vs Japan: Giant robot duel
Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:06:04 GMT
American MegaBot challenges Japan's Kuratas Mecha to a giant robot battle to the bitter end
VIDEO: US medical marijuana goes high tech
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:10:11 GMT
A range of cannabis related apps have sprung up as some US states change their stance on the drug
VIDEO: Computer umpires baseball game
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 23:09:09 GMT
BBC Click's Nick Kwek looks at some of the best of the week's technology news
VIDEO: Robotic playground looks for fun
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 23:03:33 GMT
A team of robotic developers has built an interactive robotic climbing frame, that can roam designated play areas, ready for children to play with it.
VIDEO: Oculus's plans to take films into VR
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 23:13:50 GMT
How Oculus Story Studio created its first virtual reality film and its plans for the future
VIDEO: Rory gets a Windows 10 crash course
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:00:45 GMT
Rory Cellan-Jones goes hands-on with Windows 10 and tries out some of the operating system's new features.
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