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Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 03:53 PM PDT

Uber, Lyft Threaten to Leave Chicago Over License Rule

Uber, Lyft Threaten to Leave Chicago Over License Rule

Uber and Lyft are threatening to leave Chicago if a rideshare ordinance that was unanimously approved Friday by a joint City Council committee passes the full council next week. "It would make true ridesharing...

Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 02:44 PM PDT

Hacker Floods ISIS Twitter Accounts With LGBT Messages

Hacker Floods ISIS Twitter Accounts With LGBT Messages

A hacker associated with Anonymous has gained control of what had been pro-ISIS Twitter accounts, according to NBC News. The hacker, who goes by the name WauchulaGhost, took control of the accounts and flooded...

Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 06:00 PM PDT

'Alexa, Tell Me the News'

'Alexa, Tell Me the News'

There's a new way to find out what's going on in San Diego: Ask Alexa. Amazon Echo owners can now listen to top stories from NBC San Diego through Alexa's Flash Briefing. Just opt in to NBC San Diego in...

Tuesday, Jun 14, 2016 at 08:40 AM PDT

Spider-Man, Batman Coming to PlayStation

Spider-Man, Batman Coming to PlayStation

The Dark Knight and Spidey are among the heroes swinging onto the PlayStation. Sony announced at its Monday presentation at the Electronic Entertainment Expo that a virtual reality rendition of Rocksteady...

Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016 at 10:59 AM PDT

Apple CEO Tears Up Over 'Unconscionable' Shooting

Apple CEO Tears Up Over 'Unconscionable' Shooting

Apple CEO Tim Cook addressed the massacre in Orlando and asked for a moment of silence Monday at the tech giant's annual developer's conference. Cook spoke to the crowd Monday at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium...

Friday, Jun 10, 2016 at 11:09 AM PDT

Facebook Unveils 360 Photos

Facebook Unveils 360 Photos

Facebook announced the implementation of its newest photo feature on Thursday, called "360," which allows users to easily upload and share panoramic shots. People scrolling through their newsfeeds will be able...

Friday, Jun 10, 2016 at 05:03 AM PDT

Pa. Reconsiders Record $11.4M Uber Fine

Pa. Reconsiders Record $11.4M Uber Fine

Pennsylvania utility regulators voted Thursday to reconsider the record-setting $11.4 million fine they imposed on ride-hailing company Uber. The Public Utility Commission fined San Francisco-based Uber...

Friday, Jun 10, 2016 at 02:05 AM PDT

Tesla to Release Lower-Priced Versions of Model S Car

Tesla to Release Lower-Priced Versions of Model S Car

Tesla said Thursday that it has started selling a cheaper version of its Model S car in an attempt to make its electric vehicles more affordable for more people. The new version, called the Model S 60,...

Wednesday, Jun 8, 2016 at 02:17 PM PDT

New Elements Named After Japan, Moscow, Tennessee

New Elements Named After Japan, Moscow, Tennessee

Four new names are going to be added to the periodic table of elements, according to NBC News. Three of the new elements will honor Moscow, Japan and Tennessee. The fourth is named for Russian physicist...

Wednesday, Jun 8, 2016 at 10:48 AM PDT

'Call of Duty' Fan Convention is Returning

'Call of Duty' Fan Convention is Returning

After a five-year hiatus, the video game publisher is organizing a second edition of the fan-focused convention to celebrate the popular military shooter franchise.

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