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Google Maps Trails in 14 California State Parks

Google Maps Trails in 14 California State Parks

Google is venturing into vacation territory as it unveils its Street View technology for trails in 14 California... Read »

Oct 8, 2014
Silicon Valley Enterpreneur Wins Nobel Prize

Silicon Valley Enterpreneur Wins Nobel Prize

Shuji Nakamura, a founder of Silicon Valley startup Soraa, won a Nobel Prize for physics. Read »

Oct 8, 2014
Facebook WhatsApp Purchase Now Worth $21.8B

Facebook WhatsApp Purchase Now Worth $21.8B

Facebook has completed its acquisition of the mobile messaging service WhatsApp for almost $22 billion, up from the... Read »

Oct 7, 2014
New Dating App Caters to Wealthy Singles Only

New Dating App Caters to Wealthy Singles Only

A new dating app called Luxy matches wealthy singles with others alike. Read »

Oct 7, 2014
Vizsafe Used for

Vizsafe Used for "Drought Shaming"

The smart phone app originally created to increase neighborhood safety is now being used to tattletale on people... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
Hewlett-Packard to Split into 2 Companies: Report

Hewlett-Packard to Split into 2 Companies: Report

Personal computer and printer maker Hewlett-Packard Co. reportedly plans to split itself into two separate companies... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
Report: Facebook Moving Into Healthcare

Report: Facebook Moving Into Healthcare

Facebook may soon begin developing healthcare-oriented apps as the social network broadens its offerings. Read »

Oct 4, 2014
Marriott Fined $600,000 by FCC for Blocking Wi-Fi

Marriott Fined $600,000 by FCC for Blocking Wi-Fi

Marriott agreed Friday to pay a $600,000 fine stemming from an FCC investigation, which found that the hotel chain... Read »

Oct 3, 2014
Facebook Revamps Research Rules After Study Fiasco

Facebook Revamps Research Rules After Study Fiasco

Facebook is changing the way it does research on its users after a 2012 study focusing on manipulating users'... Read »

Oct 2, 2014
Man Arrested in Spyware App Case

Man Arrested in Spyware App Case

A Pakistani man has been indicted on charges of plotting to sell a spyware app that could monitor calls, texts and... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
UC San Diego to Run Off Battery-Like System

UC San Diego to Run Off Battery-Like System

One of the largest battery-based energy storage systems in the U.S., capable of running 2,500 homes, will soon be... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Facebook to Sell User Data to Serve Ads Across Web

Facebook to Sell User Data to Serve Ads Across Web

Facebook will now sell marketers ads to appear across the web, not just on the social network, the company announced... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Consumer Reports: New iPhone

Consumer Reports: New iPhone "Not As Bendy As Believed"

Despite reports that the new iPhone 6 is prone to bending, a Consumer Reports' study released Friday concluded that... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Instagram Blocked in China Amid #OccupyCentral Protests

Instagram Blocked in China Amid #OccupyCentral Protests

Popular photo-sharing service Instagram has been blocked in China amid pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, where... Read »

Sep 28, 2014
Local Company to Use Drones

Local Company to Use Drones

A North County company got the green light from the U.S. government to use drones to make movies. Watch »

Sep 26, 2014
Apple Releases iOS 8.0.2 to Fix iPhone Bugs

Apple Releases iOS 8.0.2 to Fix iPhone Bugs

Apple sent out a new software update to iPhone users late Thursday with fixes originally intended to come with a... Read »

Sep 25, 2014
Local Company Wins FAA Drone Permit

Local Company Wins FAA Drone Permit

The government granted six movie and television production companies permission to use drones for filming including... Watch »

Sep 26, 2014
FBI Chief Scolds Apple, Google for New Privacy Move

FBI Chief Scolds Apple, Google for New Privacy Move

FBI Director James Comey criticized Apple and Google on Thursday for their recent efforts to protect users' privacy... Read »

Sep 25, 2014

"Bash" Bug Threatens Apple Computers

On the heels of the recent "Heartbleed" bug, security experts have discovered a new flaw, dubbed... Read »

Sep 25, 2014
New

New "Bash" Bug May Be Worse Than "Heartbleed"

A newly discovered security bug known as “Bash” may pose a bigger threat than the infamous “Heartbleed” bug that... Read »

Sep 24, 2014

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