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Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 at 03:32 PM EDT

UPS Gets Government Approval to Become a Drone Airline

UPS Gets Government Approval to Become a Drone Airline

UPS has won government approval to operate a nationwide fleet of drones, which will let the company expand deliveries on hospital campuses and move it one step closer to making deliveries to consumers. Many...

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 at 01:16 PM EDT

US Court: FCC Had the Right to Dump Net-Neutrality Rules

US Court: FCC Had the Right to Dump Net-Neutrality Rules

The Federal Communications Commission can dump rules that keep internet providers from favoring some services over others, but couldn't bar states like California from enacting their own prohibitions, a federal...

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 at 01:13 PM EDT

Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Break Up Facebook and Says It’s an ‘Existential’ Threat

Zuckerberg Blasts Elizabeth Warren’s Plan to Break Up Facebook and Says It’s an ‘Existential’ Threat

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg addressed the company’s challenges in two hours of leaked audio from internal meetings published in part by The Verge on Tuesday. The audio from two July Q&A meetings with...

Monday, Sep 30, 2019 at 10:08 PM EDT

Engineer Admits Hacking Yahoo Accounts Searching for Images

Engineer Admits Hacking Yahoo Accounts Searching for Images

A former Yahoo software engineer has pleaded guilty to hacking into the accounts of some 6,000 Yahoo users in search of sexual photos and videos. The US Attorney's Office says Reyes Daniel Ruiz admitted in...

Sunday, Sep 29, 2019 at 04:05 PM EDT

UK's Johnson Denies Any Wrongdoing in Ties With US Tech Exec

UK's Johnson Denies Any Wrongdoing in Ties With US Tech Exec

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson denied wrongdoing Sunday over his links to an American businesswoman who allegedly received money and favorable treatment because of their friendship during his time as mayor...

Friday, Sep 27, 2019 at 11:09 PM EDT

76-Year-Old NJ Woman Loses $125K in Online Dating Scheme

76-Year-Old NJ Woman Loses $125K in Online Dating Scheme

A 76-year-old woman was tricked into giving $125,000 to a man who pretended to be in a romantic relationship with her, New Jersey police said. The victim, who was not identified, believed she was in an “online...

Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 at 10:53 PM EDT

Musk Unveils SpaceX Rocket Designed to Get to Mars and Back

Musk Unveils SpaceX Rocket Designed to Get to Mars and Back

Elon Musk has unveiled a SpaceX spacecraft designed to carry a crew and cargo to the moon, Mars or anywhere else in the solar system and land back on Earth perpendicularly. In a livestreamed speech from...

Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 at 09:48 PM EDT

Secret Tricks to Get the Most Out of Apple’s Latest iPhone Update

Secret Tricks to Get the Most Out of Apple’s Latest iPhone Update

Apple rolled out its big new iPhone update recently. It’s called iOS 13 and includes a bunch of new things you can do. Some of them are hidden, so it’s just a matter of knowing where to look. There’s a keyboard...

Friday, Sep 27, 2019 at 10:00 PM EDT

Pope Warns Tech Executives to Use AI for the Common Good

Pope Warns Tech Executives to Use AI for the Common Good

Pope Francis on Friday warned tech company executives, diplomats and financiers that the race to create artificial intelligence and other forms of digital development pose the risk of increasing social...

Thursday, Sep 26, 2019 at 09:51 PM EDT

BBB Issues New Warning About Email Scams

BBB Issues New Warning About Email Scams

Officials from the Better Business Bureau announced the results of a startling new study that shows that email scams have cost organizations more than $3 billion since 2016. The scams, known as Business...

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