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Friday, Mar 1, 2019 at 11:56 AM EST

Lyft Releases Its Filing to Go Public, Revealing Financials

Lyft Releases Its Filing to Go Public, Revealing Financials

Lyft released its long-awaited IPO prospectus Friday, revealing company financials for the first time. The ride-hailing company has been racing competitor Uber to the public markets. It's likely to be among the...

Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 at 05:09 PM EST

How the Photo Industry is Adapting to Survive in the Smartphone Age

How the Photo Industry is Adapting to Survive in the Smartphone Age

In a nondescript office at the edge of San Francisco's financial district, a few reporters were invited for an early glimpse of a hotly anticipated new camera that, at first glance, looks like a museum piece...

Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 at 02:17 PM EST

YouTube Is Disabling Comments on Videos With Minors After Advertisers Back Out Over Abuse

YouTube Is Disabling Comments on Videos With Minors After Advertisers Back Out Over Abuse

YouTube is disabling comments on videos with minors, the company said in a blog post Thursday. The announcement comes a week after advertisers including AT&T, Hasbro, Disney and Nestle pulled their ads from...

Monday, Feb 25, 2019 at 12:03 PM EST

US-China Battle Over 5G Future Comes to Head at Tech Show

US-China Battle Over 5G Future Comes to Head at Tech Show

A global battle between the U.S. government and Chinese tech company Huawei over allegations that it is a cybersecurity risk overshadowed the opening Monday of the world's biggest mobile industry trade...

Sunday, Feb 24, 2019 at 11:51 AM EST

China's Huawei Unveils 5G Phone With Folding Screen

China's Huawei Unveils 5G Phone With Folding Screen

China's Huawei unveiled a new folding-screen phone on Sunday, joining the latest trend for bendable devices as it challenges the global smartphone market's dominant players, Apple and Samsung. Huawei revealed...

Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 at 12:07 PM EST

Smile: Some Airliners Have Cameras on Seat-Back Screens

Smile: Some Airliners Have Cameras on Seat-Back Screens

Now there is one more place where cameras could start watching you — from 30,000 feet. Newer seat-back entertainment systems on some airplanes operated by American Airlines, United Airlines and Singapore...

Friday, Feb 22, 2019 at 11:03 PM EST

NASA Honors ‘Hidden Figure’ Katherine Johnson

NASA Honors ‘Hidden Figure’ Katherine Johnson

Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 at 05:00 PM EST

AT&T Pulls YouTube Ads Amid Fallout Over Pedophilia Content

AT&T Pulls YouTube Ads Amid Fallout Over Pedophilia Content

AT&T is the latest company to pull its ads from YouTube following reports that pedophiles have latched onto videos of young children, often girls, marking time stamps that show child nudity and objectifying the...

Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 at 11:15 AM EST

Say What? Google Forgot to Mention Its Nest Hub Has a Mic

Say What? Google Forgot to Mention Its Nest Hub Has a Mic

Google said Wednesday it forgot to mention that it included a microphone in its Nest Secure home alarm system, the latest privacy flub by one of the tech industry's leading collectors of personal information....

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019 at 02:05 PM EST

Zuckerberg Defends Big Tech, Says Facebook Should Stay Free

Zuckerberg Defends Big Tech, Says Facebook Should Stay Free

Facebook is committed to remaining free, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Wednesday as he defending his company's place in Silicon Valley, NBC News reported. Facebook has helped decentralize society, Zuckerberg said in...

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