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Sheriffs Want Popular Police-Tracking App Disabled

Sheriffs Want Popular Police-Tracking App Disabled

Sheriffs are campaigning to pressure Google Inc. to turn off a feature on its Waze traffic software that warns drivers when police are nearby. They say one of the technology industry's most popular mobile apps could put officers' lives in danger from would-be police killers... Read »

2 hours ago
San Jose-Based eBay Plans to Cut 2,400 Jobs

San Jose-Based eBay Plans to Cut 2,400 Jobs

EBay plans to cut 2,400 jobs, or 7 percent of its staff, in the first quarter to simplify its structure and boost... Read »

Jan 22, 2015
Google Planning to Sell Wireless Phone Service

Google Planning to Sell Wireless Phone Service

Google is planning to sell wireless phone service directly to consumers using the networks of Sprint and T-Mobile... Read »

Jan 22, 2015
Microsoft Shows Off Windows 10 &

Microsoft Shows Off Windows 10 & "HoloLens"

Microsoft will use an event Wednesday to offer a wider glimpse of the next version of Windows. Read »

Jan 22, 2015
NY Post Says Some of Its Twitter Accounts Hacked

NY Post Says Some of Its Twitter Accounts Hacked

A New York Post spokeswoman said some of the newspaper's Twitter accounts were briefly hacked Friday. Read »

Jan 16, 2015
Federal Agent Says He Secretly Infiltrated Silk Road

Federal Agent Says He Secretly Infiltrated Silk Road

A federal agent told jurors on Wednesday he covertly became an employee of the website Silk Road, chatting with its... Read »

Jan 14, 2015
Apple Promotes MLK Day Volunteerism, But Says No to Paid Holiday

Apple Promotes MLK Day Volunteerism, But Says No to Paid Holiday

Apple is defending its policy on Martin Luther King Day, which will be observed nationally on Monday Jan. Read »

Jan 14, 2015
Apple Granted Patent for Gesture-Tracking Tech

Apple Granted Patent for Gesture-Tracking Tech

The technology company was granted a patent Tuesday for technology that enables devices to read physical gestures... Read »

Jan 13, 2015
Facebook to Post Amber Alerts to Help Find Missing Kids

Facebook to Post Amber Alerts to Help Find Missing Kids

Facebook users in the U.S. will soon receive Amber Alerts to help find missing children who may be located near... Read »

Jan 13, 2015
Accused Silk Road Creator Heads to Trial

Accused Silk Road Creator Heads to Trial

Jury selection is set to begin Tuesday in Manhattan federal court in the case of Ross Ulbricht, 30, who authorities... Read »

Jan 12, 2015
3D-Printed Car Co. to Open Micro-Factory in Md.

3D-Printed Car Co. to Open Micro-Factory in Md.

A company that wants to build and sell the world's first 3D-printed cars plans to open a micro-factory and showroom... Read »

Jan 12, 2015
CEO: Call to Google Got “The Interview” Out

CEO: Call to Google Got “The Interview” Out

The network was crippled. Days before Thanksgiving, Sony Pictures employees had logged onto computers that flashed a... Read »

Jan 12, 2015
Sony Set to Release New High Quality Sound Walkman

Sony Set to Release New High Quality Sound Walkman

Is the Walkman back? Sony has unveiled a new Walkman that it says will deliver a "pure sound quality for a more... Read »

Jan 7, 2015
All About That Bass: Music at CES

All About That Bass: Music at CES

Amazing sound, and the price is dropping. Watch »

Jan 6, 2015
Smart Gadgets Take Center Stage at CES

Smart Gadgets Take Center Stage at CES

Imagine a world in which your garage door opens automatically as you pull into the driveway. Read »

Jan 5, 2015
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Starts Reading Program

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Starts Reading Program

Mark Zuckerberg is attempting to add a little more "book" to Facebook. The Facebook founder and CEO... Read »

Jan 5, 2015
Of Hackers and Trackers: 2015 in Tech

Of Hackers and Trackers: 2015 in Tech

After a year of smart homes and even smarter phones, 2015 promises a profusion of wearable tech, new digital wallets... Read »

Dec 29, 2014

"Waze" App Crowdsources Traffic Reports

Drivers determined to find the fastest route from here to there have embraced Waze, an app that crowdsources traffic... Read »

Dec 22, 2014

"Hyperloop" Gets Crowd-Sourced Push

The "Hyperloop," a conceptual mass-transit system unveiled last year by billionaire industrialist Elon... Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Security Experts on Sony Hack:

Security Experts on Sony Hack: "WWIII Looks Like This"

The term “cyber warfare” has been thrown around for years, with security experts wondering what the effects of a... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014

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