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Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016 at 07:03 AM EDT

Twitter Plans Another Round of Layoffs, About 300: Report

Twitter Plans Another Round of Layoffs, About 300: Report

Twitter is planning another round of layoffs within the next week, according to a report from Bloomberg Technology, which cited sources familiar with the matter. The San Francisco-based social media company may...

Friday, Oct 21, 2016 at 03:50 PM EDT

NBA to Offer Virtual Reality Broadcast

NBA to Offer Virtual Reality Broadcast

The NBA wants to bring fans closer to the action. The league announced Thursday that one game each week would broadcasted in virtual reality. This makes the NBA the first professional sports league to offer...

Friday, Oct 21, 2016 at 03:32 PM EDT

Pediatrics Group Lifts 'No Screens Under 2' Rule

Pediatrics Group Lifts 'No Screens Under 2' Rule

The American Academy of Pediatrics issued new guidelines for parents with infants and young children in regard to screen usage. Children under 18 months should avoid screens, with the exception of video-chatti...

Friday, Oct 21, 2016 at 06:53 PM EDT

After Major Outages, 3rd Cyberattack 'Has Been Resolved'

After Major Outages, 3rd Cyberattack 'Has Been Resolved'

A third wave of denial-of-service attacks on a key piece of Internet plumbing was underway Friday afternoon, CNBC reported. Internet infrastructure company Dyn Inc. told CNBC reporter Eamon Javers that the third...

Friday, Oct 21, 2016 at 07:16 AM EDT

Apple: Many 'Genuine' Apple Products on Amazon Are Fake

Apple: Many 'Genuine' Apple Products on Amazon Are Fake

Apple says it has been buying Apple chargers and cables labeled as genuine on Amazon.com and has found nearly 90 percent of them to be counterfeit.

Thursday, Oct 20, 2016 at 07:48 AM EDT

Tesla Equipping Cars to Drive Completely on Their Own

Tesla Equipping Cars to Drive Completely on Their Own

Tesla Motors is starting to build its electric cars with all the sensors, cameras and other gear needed to drive completely on their own when regulations allow the technology to take over that responsibility....

Saturday, Oct 15, 2016 at 06:43 PM EDT

New 'HillaryDonald Go' Game: Where Pokemon Meets Politics

New 'HillaryDonald Go' Game: Where Pokemon Meets Politics

While some voters may wish the presidential candidates would just go away, Dartmouth College has created an app for those who want to find them around every corner. Two professors at the Ivy League college...

Friday, Oct 14, 2016 at 04:15 PM EDT

US Bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phones From Planes

US Bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phones From Planes

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones are being banned from all air transportation in the United States effective Saturday at noon ET, the U.S. Department of Transportation announced Friday. The phones, which are...

Friday, Oct 14, 2016 at 08:44 AM EDT

New Tech Makes Driving Safer, More Convenient

New Tech Makes Driving Safer, More Convenient

Some of this season's new models boast cameras and sensors for blind spot warnings, forward collision alerts and even automatic brakes. From in-car vacuums to smart phone parking, car owners are in for a...

Friday, Oct 14, 2016 at 07:47 AM EDT

Samsung Note 7 Recall to Cost at Least $5.3B

Samsung Note 7 Recall to Cost at Least $5.3B

Samsung Electronics said Friday that discontinuing the Galaxy Note 7 smartphone, which is prone to overheat and catch fire, will cost it about $3 billion in the current and coming quarters, raising total...

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