Netflix is taking steps to stop users from faking their location to get access to foreign shows and movies, NBC News reported.
Using online tools called proxies or virtual private networks allows users to...
Thursday, Jan 14, 2016 at 03:43 PM EST
Obama Administration Unveils $4B Plan for Self-Driving Cars
The White House will spend nearly $4 billion over ten years to accelerate the development of self-driving cars, according to a plan unveiled on Thursday, NBC News reported.
The move is part of an initiative...
Thursday, Jan 14, 2016 at 02:24 PM EST
Americans Don't Want Devices Tracking Them at Home
Americans don’t want their gadgets tracking their movements at home, according to a new Pew Research Center poll, NBC News reported.
The poll posed several hypothetical situations to test how much privacy people...
Thursday, Jan 14, 2016 at 02:26 AM EST
Suit: Twitter 'Knowingly' Let Terrorists Use Social Network
The family of a Florida defense contractor killed in a November terror attack while training security forces in Jordan is suing Twitter, claiming the company has knowingly allowed terrorist groups such as...
Wednesday, Jan 13, 2016 at 03:49 PM EST
German App for Migrants Teaches Info, Language Skills
There’s a new smartphone app that aims to help give basic information, language and customs to migrants and refugees streaming in to Germany from Syria, Iraq, Ukraine and other war-torn countries, NBC News...
Thursday, Jan 7, 2016 at 07:19 PM EST
SpaceX Plans Drone Ship Rocket Landing for Jan. 17
More than 60 percent of parents said they’ve checked up on their teens’ Internet usage, text messages and call records, according to a new study released Thursday, NBC News reported.
The study was conducted...
Thursday, Jan 7, 2016 at 01:02 PM EST
Investor Seeks Change in Yahoo Leadership, Strategy
A big Yahoo investor is asking for a leadership change at the beleaguered company and pushing for the spinoff of its core Internet business.
"Despite over three years of effort and billions spent on...