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Friday, Jan 29, 2016 at 10:28 PM EST

Facebook, Instagram Ban 'Peer-to-Peer' Gun Sales

Facebook, Instagram Ban 'Peer-to-Peer' Gun Sales

Facebook says it's cracking down on online gun sales, announcing Friday a new policy barring private individuals from advertising or selling firearms on the world's largest social network.The new policy applies...

Friday, Jan 29, 2016 at 03:55 PM EST

Apple Recalls AC Adapters Over Potential Shock Hazard

Apple Recalls AC Adapters Over Potential Shock Hazard

Apple issued a voluntary recall this week of certain AC wall plug adapters because they may break and cause electrical shock when touched. In a statement posted on their site, Apple said it's recalling AC wall...

Thursday, Jan 28, 2016 at 06:18 PM EST

Zuckerberg Surpasses Kochs on Bloomberg Billionaire List

Zuckerberg Surpasses Kochs on Bloomberg Billionaire List

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has passed billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch to become the sixth richest person on the planet, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. No, the social media...

Thursday, Jan 28, 2016 at 06:01 AM EST

Samsung Warns of Tough 2016 After 4Q Profit Sinks

Samsung Warns of Tough 2016 After 4Q Profit Sinks

Samsung Electronics reported Thursday a bigger-than-expected decline in fourth quarter earnings as its mainstay smartphone and semiconductor businesses suffered from weakening global demand for consumer...

Wednesday, Jan 27, 2016 at 08:14 PM EST

Facebook to Expand 'Like' Button 'Pretty Soon'

Facebook to Expand 'Like' Button 'Pretty Soon'

It won't be long before Facebook's 1.6 billion users have more ways to quickly express their feelings on the world's largest social network. After four months of testing outside the U.S., Facebook CEO...

Wednesday, Jan 27, 2016 at 05:34 PM EST

Facebook Breaks $5B Revenue Barrier in Strong 4Q

Facebook Breaks $5B Revenue Barrier in Strong 4Q

Facebook is growing at an exceptional pace as it enters adolescence, propelling it into a better position to challenge Google as the Internet's most powerful company. Facebook's fourth-quarter report Wednesday...

Wednesday, Jan 27, 2016 at 04:34 PM EST

Parents Warned to Secure Baby Video Monitors: Officials

Parents Warned to Secure Baby Video Monitors: Officials

New York City’s Department of Consumer Affairs is warning parents to secure Internet-connected video baby monitors, NBC News reported. Officials say there have been many reports of devices being infiltrated...

Wednesday, Jan 27, 2016 at 02:50 PM EST

FCC Proposes New Competition to Set-Top TV Box Market

FCC Proposes New Competition to Set-Top TV Box Market

The Federal Communications Commission may open up competition for cable and satellite TV companies, NBC News reported. The FCC proposed regulation Wednesday to allow consumers to get services through devices...

Tuesday, Jan 26, 2016 at 10:21 PM EST

Apple Forecasts Rare Sales Drop After Setting iPhone Record

Apple Forecasts Rare Sales Drop After Setting iPhone Record

Apple is bracing for its first sales decline in 13 years, despite selling a record 74.8 million iPhones in the final three months of 2015.

Monday, Jan 25, 2016 at 06:14 PM EST

Clickers Beware: 'CrashSafari' Links Will Kill Your iPhone

Clickers Beware: 'CrashSafari' Links Will Kill Your iPhone

Pranksters on the social web are sending people to a website that causes smartphones to crash — so you might want to hold off on clicking or tapping random links today, NBC News reported. Don't worry, it isn't...

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