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Tuesday, Dec 3, 2019 at 01:46 AM EST

Tesla CEO Musk Facing Defamation Trial for 'Pedo Guy' Tweet

Tesla CEO Musk Facing Defamation Trial for 'Pedo Guy' Tweet

Elon Musk is going on trial Tuesday for his troublesome tweets in a defamation case pitting the billionaire against a British diver he allegedly branded a pedophile. The Tesla CEO will be called to testify...

Monday, Dec 2, 2019 at 12:39 PM EST

Facebook Tests Tool to Move Photos to Google, Other Rivals

Facebook Tests Tool to Move Photos to Google, Other Rivals

Facebook started testing a tool on Monday that lets users move their images more easily to other online services, as it faces pressure from regulators to loosen its grip on data. The social network's new...

Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 at 06:20 PM EST

Elon Musk Buys Abandoned Car Couple Found in Storage Unit

Elon Musk Buys Abandoned Car Couple Found in Storage Unit

In 1989, a couple from Long Island, New York paid roughly $100 for an unclaimed storage unit. It was a blind auction, meaning neither they nor the seller had any idea what was inside. When the couple opened the...

Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 at 05:23 PM EST

'Grinch Bots' Are Here to Ruin Your Holiday Shopping

'Grinch Bots' Are Here to Ruin Your Holiday Shopping

Consumers may think they’re avoiding the crush this holiday season by shopping online, unaware that as they’re trying to get through the digital doors, so too are hordes of bots. And they’re throwing elbows, NBC...

Saturday, Nov 30, 2019 at 08:13 PM EST

Self-Driving Cars Were Supposed to Be Here Already — Here’s Why They Aren’t

Self-Driving Cars Were Supposed to Be Here Already — Here’s Why They Aren’t

More companies are trying to bring self-driving cars to the masses than ever before. Yet a truly autonomous vehicle still doesn’t exist. And it’s not clear if, or when, our driverless future will arrive. Propo...

Saturday, Nov 30, 2019 at 07:53 PM EST

How NASA Is Evolving Through Partnerships With Private Space Companies

How NASA Is Evolving Through Partnerships With Private Space Companies

Companies are increasingly looking to space as a place of business, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration has been changing in several different ways, especially by partnering with corporations...

Saturday, Nov 30, 2019 at 02:10 PM EST

Black Friday Online Sales Hit Record $7.4B

Black Friday Online Sales Hit Record $7.4B

This year's Black Friday was the biggest ever for online sales, as fewer people hit the stores and shoppers rang up $7.4 billion in transactions from their phones, computers and tablets. That's just behind the...

Friday, Nov 29, 2019 at 12:26 PM EST

How to Protect Yourself From Online Shopping Scams This Holiday Season

How to Protect Yourself From Online Shopping Scams This Holiday Season

Online shoppers, beware. Scammers could be going after your money this holiday season as you try to take advantage of online deals.

Thursday, Nov 28, 2019 at 06:50 PM EST

Facebook Restoring Service After Major Outage

Facebook Restoring Service After Major Outage

Facebook’s family of apps experienced a ‘major outage’ Thursday, with users from around the world taking to social media to complain that they were having trouble accessing Facebook and Instagram in particular....

Monday, Nov 25, 2019 at 07:43 PM EST

Google Fires Four Staffers After Protest, Accusing Them of Data Security Breaches

Google Fires Four Staffers After Protest, Accusing Them of Data Security Breaches

Google has terminated four employees for allegedly sharing sensitive information after weeks of internal dissent related to the mistrust of leadership. At least one of the employees was at the center of...

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