The Google Chromebook, a type of stripped-down laptop, isn't a practical mobile device for many people — mostly because it basically turns into an expensive paperweight whenever it can't find a Wi-Fi connection....
Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017 at 01:04 PM EST
Uber Taps NASA Engineer to Boost Flying Car Initiative
Twitter has broadened its campaign against hate speech and abuse. The company said Tuesday that it has begun identifying people who have been banned for abusive behavior and it will stop them from creating new...
Someone claiming to be affiliated with Anonymous compromised a private web hosting service last week, taking down more than 10,000 sites on the highly encrypted "dark web," security researchers said. As NBC...
Monday, Feb 6, 2017 at 04:40 PM EST
300 Drones Flew as 1 for Lady Gaga's Super Bowl Show
There’s no question that Lady Gaga was on fire all on her own Sunday night, but the singer's Super Bowl extravaganza was made even more electrifying by 300 "Shooting Star" drones floating above in the Houston...
Monday, Feb 6, 2017 at 03:18 PM EST
Tech Companies File Legal Brief Against Immigration Order
Twitter, Uber, Google and Apple were among 97 companies to file a friend-of-the-court brief early Monday with a federal appeals court hearing challenges to President Donald Trump's executive order on immigratio...
Saturday, Feb 4, 2017 at 06:59 PM EST
NFL Awards 3 Startups to Develop Safety Technology
With player safety under the microscope, the NFL and the Texas Medical Center held a competition Saturday for startups making innovative products geared toward improving the game.
Nine companies competed in...
Should internet users expect to see personal information online? With something as simple as a name and the click of a mouse, dozens of websites will fork over your personal information for a small fee...or even sometimes for free.
Snap Inc., owner of the popular disappearing-messages service Snapchat, seeks to raise up to $3 billion in an initial public offering.
That number may change based on investor demand. Facebook raised $16 billion...
Friday, Feb 3, 2017 at 02:17 PM EST
Texas Boy Invents Device to Prevent Hot Car Deaths
The number of children who overheated and died inside cars increased across the country last year, and Texas had the highest number of cases. Now a boy from McKinney has invented what he hopes is a life-saving...
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