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Apple to Acquire Beats Electronics for $3 Billion

Apple to Acquire Beats Electronics for $3 Billion

Apple is striking a new chord with a $3 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics, a headphone and music streaming... Read »

May 29, 2014
Google Building Car With No Steering Wheel

Google Building Car With No Steering Wheel

Google will build a car without a steering wheel. It doesn't need one because it drives itself. The two-seater won't... Read »

May 28, 2014
Zuckerberg Summoned to Appear in Iranian Court

Zuckerberg Summoned to Appear in Iranian Court

A judge in southern Iran has ordered Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to appear in court to answer... Read »

May 27, 2014
YouTube Plans to Add Built-In Crowdfunding Feature

YouTube Plans to Add Built-In Crowdfunding Feature

YouTube plans to add crowdfunding capabilities to its site, allowing video creators to raise money from their... Read »

May 23, 2014
House Passes Curbs on NSA Phone Surveillance

House Passes Curbs on NSA Phone Surveillance

In an overwhelming vote, the House moved the U.S. closer to ending the National Security Agency's bulk collection of... Read »

May 22, 2014
HP to Cut Another 11-16K Jobs

HP to Cut Another 11-16K Jobs

Hewlett-Packard says it is cutting another 11,000 to 16,000 jobs, above a target of 34,000 the company outlined in a... Read »

May 23, 2014
Nest Labs Recalls Smoke Alarms Due to Safety Risk

Nest Labs Recalls Smoke Alarms Due to Safety Risk

Nest Labs is recalling 440,000 smoke alarms to fix a feature that could prevent the alarm from sounding immediately.... Read »

May 21, 2014
Netflix to Expand Into Europe Later This Year

Netflix to Expand Into Europe Later This Year

Netflix will expand into Germany, France and four other European countries later this year as the Internet video... Read »

May 21, 2014
Arlington Middle School Tech Class Leads Nation

Arlington Middle School Tech Class Leads Nation

Arlington's Swanson Middle School is the first in the nation to use Autodesk Fusion 360 to make a real-life... Watch »

May 21, 2014

Top Google Doodles

Since 1998, Google has created over 1000 colorful and imaginative doodles to commemorate important holidays and... View »

Jun 9, 2014
SpaceX Dragon Returns to Earth From Space Station

SpaceX Dragon Returns to Earth From Space Station

The SpaceX Dragon is back on Earth. The commercial cargo ship splashed into the Pacific on Sunday, just five... Read »

May 18, 2014
Smartphone

Smartphone "Kill Switch" Becomes Law in Minnesota

Minnesota's governor signed the "kill switch" bill into law on Wednesday, making the North Star State the... Read »

May 14, 2014
FCC Proposal: Is Internet Access a Public Utility?

FCC Proposal: Is Internet Access a Public Utility?

The FCC is expected to vote on a proposal Thursday that will seek public opinion on whether Internet service should... Read »

May 14, 2014
Zuckerberg Sued By Real Estate Developer

Zuckerberg Sued By Real Estate Developer

A Palo Alto developer says Mark Zuckerberg never delivered on a promise to send him business in exchange for not... Read »

May 13, 2014
Netflix Hikes Price $1 More a Month

Netflix Hikes Price $1 More a Month

Netflix will raise its monthly subscription rate $1 to $8.99, but current subscribers will get a two-year reprieve... Read »

May 12, 2014
Apple to Unveil New iPhone 6 in August: Report

Apple to Unveil New iPhone 6 in August: Report

Apple will unveil the iPhone 6 in August, a month earlier than expected, the Taiwanese media reported on Friday,... Read »

May 9, 2014
Top 10 Words People Tweet About Their Moms

Top 10 Words People Tweet About Their Moms

How would you describe your mom? In honor of Mother’s Day, Twitter published a list on its blog of the top 10 words... Read »

May 9, 2014
Hashtag Wars: Who's Behind #BringBackOurGirls?

Hashtag Wars: Who's Behind #BringBackOurGirls?

The social media campaign #BringBackOurGirls is largely credited with helping spread the word about hundreds of... Read »

May 8, 2014
Apple Close to Buying Headphone Maker Beats Electronics

Apple Close to Buying Headphone Maker Beats Electronics

Apple is close to buying Beats Electronics, a headphone maker founded by rapper Dr. Dre and music producer Jimmy... Read »

May 8, 2014
Nintendo: No Gay Marriage in Upcoming Game

Nintendo: No Gay Marriage in Upcoming Game

Nintendo of North America Inc. said Tuesday that it won't bow to pressure from a social media campaign seeking to... Read »

May 8, 2014
NBC4's Camp4Kids
NBC4 launched Camp4Kids in 1993, in partnership with the community -- viewers and businesses alike. Since then, we've sent hundreds of kids to camp. Here's how you can help! Read more
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