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Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 04:26 PM EDT

Facebook ‘Unintentionally Uploaded’ 1.5M User Email Contacts

Facebook ‘Unintentionally Uploaded’ 1.5M User Email Contacts

Social networking giant Facebook said on Wednesday evening it may have "unintentionally uploaded" the email contacts of up to 1.5 million users on its site, without their permission or knowledge, when they...

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 12:48 PM EDT

Uber Unveils New Safety Measures in Wake of Student's Murder

Uber Unveils New Safety Measures in Wake of Student's Murder

Uber is rolling out new features it says will keep riders safe, and it unveiled the changes exclusively on TODAY Thursday. Tony West, Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, and Corporate Secretary at Uber,...

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 07:19 AM EDT

The Innovative Tech Behind Boston MedFlight

The Innovative Tech Behind Boston MedFlight

One non-profit is all about using innovation when it comes to saving lives. Boston MedFlight technology has quick travel time when it comes to helping patients in need.

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 06:34 AM EDT

Some of Samsung's Folding Phones Are Already Breaking

Some of Samsung's Folding Phones Are Already Breaking

Some of Samsung's new, almost $2,000 folding phones appear to be breaking after just a couple of days. Journalists who received the phones to review before the public launch said the Galaxy Fold screen started...

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 06:24 PM EDT

Apple, Qualcomm Settle Royalty Dispute

Apple, Qualcomm Settle Royalty Dispute

Apple and Qualcomm have settled their royalty dispute, the companies announced in a press release. The settlement includes a payment from Apple to Qualcomm as well as a chipset supply agreement, suggesting that...

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 07:47 AM EDT

Electric Cars Becoming More Popular in U.S.

Electric Cars Becoming More Popular in U.S.

More Americans are turning to electric vehicles. The number of electric vehicle registrations doubled last year. Apple is spending $500 million on video game streaming service. Amazon might offer a free...

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 05:24 AM EDT

Zuckerberg Leveraged FB User Data As Bargaining Chip: Docs

Zuckerberg Leveraged FB User Data As Bargaining Chip: Docs

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg oversaw plans to consolidate the social network’s power and control competitors by treating its users’ data as a bargaining chip, while publicly proclaiming to be protecting that...

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 04:51 AM EDT

Lyft Pulls E-Bikes From 3 Major Cities After Braking Issues

Lyft Pulls E-Bikes From 3 Major Cities After Braking Issues

Rideshare company Lyft is temporarily pulling its electric bicycles from three major cities after some riders reported braking issues, NBC News reported. The e-bikes, which can be powered with electricity or by...

Sunday, Apr 14, 2019 at 06:06 PM EDT

Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp Back Up After Massive Outage

Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp Back Up After Massive Outage

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp were temporarily down early Sunday. All three social media platforms, including Facebook Messenger, were affected by the outage. Downdetector.com, a site that monitors site...

Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 at 01:38 PM EDT

'World's Largest' Plane Lifts Off From California Desert

'World's Largest' Plane Lifts Off From California Desert

A giant six-engine aircraft with the world's longest wingspan landed its first flight after some two hours in the air Saturday. The behemoth, twin-fuselage Stratolaunch jet lifted off from Mojave Air and Space...

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