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Will Amazon Listen to Your Private Conversations?

Will Amazon Listen to Your Private Conversations?

After using the Internet-connected device for two months, Aanya, 16, started to worry that the Echo was eavesdropping on conversations in her Issaquah, Washington, living room. So she unplugged the device and hid it in a place that her mother, Anjana Agarwal, still hasn't... Read »

6 hours ago
See the New Features in Windows 10

See the New Features in Windows 10

Windows 10 is a free upgrade that Microsoft hopes will fix some of the most glaring issues of Windows 8. Watch »

6 hours ago
Average U.S. Vehicle Age Hits Record 11.5 Years

Average U.S. Vehicle Age Hits Record 11.5 Years

In the age of Apple's CarPlay, a lot of cars on the road still have tape decks. The average vehicle in the U.S. Read »

Jul 29, 2015
Microsoft Debuts Windows 10: Why It's Being Given Away Free

Microsoft Debuts Windows 10: Why It's Being Given Away Free

Microsoft debuted its new Windows 10 operating system Wednesday, in what the company hopes will be a pivotal moment... Read »

Jul 29, 2015
Review: 5 Ways Windows 10 Fixes Annoyances in Predecessor

Review: 5 Ways Windows 10 Fixes Annoyances in Predecessor

Microsoft's new operating system Windows 10 officially launched Wednesday. The free upgrade fixes many issues users... Read »

Jul 29, 2015
Google Admits That Google+ is 'Confusing'

Google Admits That Google+ is 'Confusing'

Google has halted its pursuit of making Google+ a rival to Facebook with the search giant even admitting that the... Read »

Jul 28, 2015
Simple Hack Could 'Critically Expose' Most Android Phones

Simple Hack Could 'Critically Expose' Most Android Phones

A flaw called "Stagefright" in Google's Android operating system could let hackers take over a phone with a message... Read »

Jul 28, 2015
High-Tech Car Seat Aims to Prevent Hot Car Deaths

High-Tech Car Seat Aims to Prevent Hot Car Deaths

As summer temperatures continue to rise, so does the risk of hot car deaths among children. Read »

Jul 24, 2015
Scientists Find Planet That's 'Close Cousin' to Earth

Scientists Find Planet That's 'Close Cousin' to Earth

Scientists have identified a "close cousin" to Earth that's orbiting a sun-like star and might harbor life. The... Read »

Jul 23, 2015
NASA Releases First Photo of Sunlit Earth in 40 Years

NASA Releases First Photo of Sunlit Earth in 40 Years

While images of Pluto are still coming in from NASA, the organization has released another first-of-its-kind photo:... Read »

Jul 21, 2015
Apple Resolves Problem With Services

Apple Resolves Problem With Services

Apple services were back up and running on Tuesday after it reported a problem with all store services, including... Read »

Jul 21, 2015
CEO of Japan's Toshiba Resigns Over Doctored Books

CEO of Japan's Toshiba Resigns Over Doctored Books

Toshiba's CEO and eight other executives resigned Tuesday to take responsibility for doctored books that inflated... Read »

Jul 21, 2015
Searching for ET: Hawking to Look for Extraterrestrial Life

Searching for ET: Hawking to Look for Extraterrestrial Life

Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking and Russian-born billionaire Yuri Milner on Monday announced an ambitious bid to... Read »

Jul 20, 2015
This Command Can Cause Siri to Call 911

This Command Can Cause Siri to Call 911

If you need to charge your iPhone, it's probably best not to ask Siri. Some users have discovered that asking Siri... Read »

Jul 20, 2015
Human Driver Hits Self-Driving Google Car Causing Minor Injuries

Human Driver Hits Self-Driving Google Car Causing Minor Injuries

Google says one of its self-driving cars has been involved in an injury accident for the first time. Read »

Jul 16, 2015
Robots Do Check-In and Check-Out at Japan Hotel

Robots Do Check-In and Check-Out at Japan Hotel

At a new Japanese hotel, most of the staff positions here have been automated. Guest will find robots everywhere... Read »

Jul 16, 2015
Nokia Plans Possible Comeback to Cellphone Business

Nokia Plans Possible Comeback to Cellphone Business

Nokia says it is seeking a "world-class" partner to get back into the cellphone business. Read »

Jul 14, 2015
Facebook Changes News Feed Settings

Facebook Changes News Feed Settings

Facebook is giving users more control over what they see in their news feed by letting users pick which friends' and... Read »

Jul 9, 2015
WATCH: U.S. Robot Company to Japan Company: Let's Duel

WATCH: U.S. Robot Company to Japan Company: Let's Duel

A U.S.-based robotics company has thrown down the metallic gauntlet and goaded a Japanese competitor into a heavy... Read »

Jul 9, 2015
Startup Set to Sell 3-D Printed Cars Next Year

Startup Set to Sell 3-D Printed Cars Next Year

An Arizona startup has announced they will sell the first 3-D printed car beginning in 2016. Local Motors said there Read »

Jul 8, 2015

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