Design limitations of the Tesla Model S's Autopilot played a major role in the first known fatal crash of a highway vehicle operating under automated control systems, the National Transportation Safety Board...
Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017 at 11:52 PM PDT
Apple's New iPhone X Has Facial Recognition, No Home Button
"One more thing." With that phrase, Apple paid homage to its late co-founder Steve Jobs for the 10-year anniversary of the iPhone on Tuesday when it unveiled its latest — and almost certainly most expensive —...
Samsung Electronics Co. said Tuesday it aims to launch a foldable smartphone next year under its Galaxy Note brand.
Koh Dong-jin, president of mobile business at Samsung Electronics, said the company is setting...
Monday, Sep 11, 2017 at 11:53 AM PDT
Getting Up to Speed on the Equifax Data Breach Scandal
Equifax has been scrambling to explain itself since disclosing last week that it exposed vital data about 143 million Americans — effectively most of the U.S. adult population. It's come under fire from members...
Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017 at 07:59 AM PDT
Apple May Test the Bounds of iPhone Love With a $1,000 Model
Apple is expected to sell its fanciest iPhone yet for $1,000, crossing into a new financial frontier that will test how much consumers are willing to pay for a device that's become an indispensable part of...
Friday, Sep 8, 2017 at 01:34 PM PDT
Feds Probe Uber's Tracking of Lyft Drivers: AP Sources
The Justice Department in Manhattan is investigating whether Uber illegally used software to track drivers for Lyft, its main ride-hailing competitor, to gain an advantage in attracting and recruiting drivers...
Friday, Sep 8, 2017 at 06:26 PM PDT
What to Do to Safeguard Your Info After Equifax Breach
A day after credit-reporting company Equifax disclosed that "criminals" had stolen vital data about 143 million Americans, it had somehow managed to leave much of the public in the dark about their exposure, how...
Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 05:24 PM PDT
Equifax Execs Sold Stock Before Revealing Massive Breach
A data breach discovered in July may have affected as many as 143 million U.S. consumers, credit tracker Equifax said Thursday.
And three of the company's executives sold nearly $2 million in Equifax shares days...
Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 10:49 AM PDT
NFL to Use New Technology in Footballs for Even More Statistics
The NFL will be able to know the speed, location and even the rotation of the league's footballs this season under new technology being used with the ball itself.
For fans, that will mean even more statistics....
Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017 at 02:39 PM PDT
FB Sold Political Ads to Russian Company During Election
It is “likely” Russian political operatives spent $100,000 on Facebook ads with “divisive messages” between June 2015 and May 2017, the company said Wednesday.
In a blog post on the issue and the company’s...