The cable giant Comcast will start selling cellphone plans called Xfinity Mobile in the coming months, using a network it's leasing from Verizon.
Many subscribers will save money, especially if they don't use a...
Thursday, Apr 6, 2017 at 02:58 PM EDT
Over there: WWI innovations live on 100 Years Later
Machine guns. Tanks. Chemical weapons. Warplanes. Submarines. Trench coats. Wristwatches.
Thursday marks the 100th anniversary of the U.S. entry into World War I, and some of the innovations that were developed...
Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017 at 06:53 AM EDT
Verizon Creates 'Oath' as New Company to Run Yahoo, AOL
Verizon Communications will create a new company called Oath after it completes its $4.5 billion acquisition of Yahoo and melds the troubled internet company with its AOL operations.
Oath will oversee Yahoo and...
Monday, Apr 3, 2017 at 10:36 AM EDT
Cyborgs at Work: Employees Getting Implanted With Microchips
The syringe slides in between the thumb and index finger. Then, with a click, a microchip is injected in the employee's hand. Another "cyborg" is created.
What could pass for a dystopian vision of the workplace...
Monday, Apr 3, 2017 at 10:52 PM EDT
Tesla Reports Record Deliveries of Vehicles in 1st Quarter
Electric car maker Tesla Inc. says it delivered a record 25,000 vehicles in the first quarter, up 69 percent from the same period last year.
Tesla said Sunday that it delivered about 13,450 Model S cars and...
Sunday, Apr 2, 2017 at 06:20 AM EDT
Dems Urge Trump to Veto Bill Blocking Online Privacy Rule
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is urging President Donald Trump to veto a resolution that would kill an online privacy regulation, a move that could allow internet providers to sell information about their...
Twitter has found more creative ways to ease its 140-character limit without officially raising it.
Now, the company says that when you reply to someone — or to a group — usernames will no longer count...
Thursday, Mar 30, 2017 at 01:42 PM EDT
Imagining a Martian Menu, Scientists Are Serving Up Spuds
Could potatoes one day support human life on Mars? Scientists in Peru have used a simulator that mimics the harsh conditions on the Red Planet to successfully grow a small potato plant. It's an experiment...
Friday, Mar 31, 2017 at 10:23 AM EDT
Here's What Gets Left Behind in Uber Cabs Most Often
The most forgetful American Uber users are found on either coast, the company said Wednesday, and they leave behind some weird things.
Los Angeles and New York City are the two most forgetful cities in...