<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - Tech News]]>Copyright 2018https://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/tech http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego https://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usTue, 20 Feb 2018 23:21:04 -0800Tue, 20 Feb 2018 23:21:04 -0800NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Should Hillcrest Have More Parking Spots or Safer Bicycle Lanes?]]> Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:08:49 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Hillcrest_May_Move_Parking_for_Bike_Lanes.jpg
The debate between cyclists and small business owners continues in Hillcrest as the question remains: should there be more parking spots or safety features added to the bicycle lanes in the area?]]>
<![CDATA[Deputy District Attorney Warns 'Sweetheart Scams' are on the Rise ]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 18:04:53 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/NBC10_Responds_Western_Union_Wire_Scam.jpg
Valentine's Day may be a day of love and romance but officials are warning it can also be a big day for online scammers.]]>
<![CDATA[Press: Here]]> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 10:08:59 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/edt-460862753_10.jpg
Our "Press:Here" blog looks at Silicon Valley culture and business through the prism of three tech giants: Apple, Google and Facebook.

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<![CDATA[Olympics: Don't Watch the Athletes, Be the Athletes With Virtual Reality]]> Tue, 13 Feb 2018 15:03:23 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-917296914.jpg
For those with virtual reality headsets, the NBC Olympics is providing more than 50 hours of live VR coverage powered by Intel True VR during the 2018 PyeongChang Games.

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<![CDATA[What Will Happen to the Tesla SpaceX Shot Into Space?]]> Wed, 07 Feb 2018 13:44:56 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_18037818136560.jpg
After the Tesla Roadster hitched a ride into orbit on SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket Tuesday, experts are predicting smooth sailing for the cherry red convertible, NBC News reported.The car's current trajectory...

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<![CDATA[Smart TV Is Vulnerable to Hacking, Consumer Reports Finds]]> Thu, 08 Feb 2018 06:52:26 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-123351234.jpg
Millions of smart TVs sitting in family living rooms are vulnerable to hackers taking control — and could be tracking the household's personal viewing habits much more closely than their owners realize...

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<![CDATA[Elon Musk's Tesla Could Be First Car To Reach Mars]]> Tue, 06 Feb 2018 17:58:13 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/216*120/TLMD-spaceX-falcon-heavy-tesla------------1-------.JPG
SpaceX's big new rocket blasted off Tuesday on its first test flight, carrying a red sports car aiming for an endless road trip past Mars.

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<![CDATA[SpaceX Launches World's Biggest Rocket]]> Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:58:30 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/DIT+NAT+SPACE+X.00_00_06_27.Still006.jpg
SpaceX has successfully launched Falcon Heavy, the most powerful operational rocket in the world, into orbit.]]>
<![CDATA[SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Rocket Is Ready for Liftoff]]> Tue, 06 Feb 2018 07:20:36 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/NC_spacexam0206_1500x845.jpg
After years of tests, delays and setbacks, SpaceX is poised to launch its Falcon Heavy rocket, designed to be the most powerful rocket in the world and the first step toward returning astronauts to the moon...]]>
<![CDATA[Are You a Victim of Cybercrime Without Knowing It?]]> Mon, 05 Feb 2018 18:00:26 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/New_Haven_Student_Finds_Technology_Passion.jpg
Many cybercrimes go unreported, according to cybersecurity experts. A new alarming statistic that is making officials concerned as technology becomes more advanced every day.]]>
<![CDATA[Study of Rats Reveals Cellphone Radiation Risk Is Low]]> Mon, 05 Feb 2018 10:53:23 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/NC_cellstudy0202_1920x1080.jpg
Researchers from the National Institutes of Health found low risk of radiations affecting human bodies, according to a new study that exposed rats and mice to high levels of radio frequency radiation nine hours...]]>
<![CDATA[Alexa on Eagles Win: 'Woo-Hoo!']]> Mon, 05 Feb 2018 02:38:37 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/20180205+Alexa.jpg
Amazon's Alexa is celebrating with Eagles fans everywhere.]]>
<![CDATA[Elon Musk's Flamethrowers Are Already Sold Out]]> Thu, 01 Feb 2018 11:06:01 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/855370170-elon-musk-sept-space-x.jpg
Elon Musk has a hot new product on his hands. The Los Angeles entrepreneur, who also leads Tesla and SpaceX, has been advertising flamethrowers sold by his tunnel-boring business Boring Co., and they've...

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<![CDATA[1.4M Twitter Users May Have Seen Election Propaganda]]> Wed, 31 Jan 2018 17:48:17 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Getty-Twitter-logo.jpg
The number of Twitter users who may have interacted with Russian propaganda accounts during the months leading up to the 2016 U.S. presidential election has "expanded" to at least 1.4 million, the company...

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<![CDATA[What Does Facebook's New Algorithm Mean For Your News Feed?]]> Fri, 26 Jan 2018 18:50:46 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/187265573-facebook-generic.jpg
The next time you login to Facebook expecting to see a local news update from NBC 7, you might notice it's not there.

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<![CDATA[Over 60,000 Facebook Users Agreed to Fake Events by Russians]]> Fri, 26 Jan 2018 09:30:49 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/facebookhearingSenateintel_1200x675.jpg
Facebook admitted in a letter to the Senate Intelligence Committee this month how it may have unintentionally recommended Russian propaganda on its social network to some users, CNBC reported. Facebook said in

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<![CDATA[ICE Gains Access to National License Plate Database]]> Fri, 26 Jan 2018 19:11:54 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/TLMD-NY-ICE.jpg
Immigration and Customs Enforcement has finalized a contract with a Bay Area-based company that gives the agency access to location-tracking information for license plates across the country.The data will come...

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<![CDATA[Salesforce CEO: Regulate Social Media Companies Like Cigarettes]]> Tue, 23 Jan 2018 12:08:48 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/marc-benioff.jpg
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff suggested Tuesday that the government should step in to regulate Facebook and other social media companies the same way the government regulates tobacco companies."Here's a product:...

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<![CDATA[Apple Details When HomePod Goes on Sale]]> Tue, 23 Jan 2018 05:52:11 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/192*120/TLMD-apple-jun-5-2017-GettyImages-692685122.jpg
Apple's smart speaker HomePod will go on sale on Feb. 9, with pre-orders available starting Friday, CNBC reported. The HomePod is seen as Siri's answer to Amazon's Alexa, though Apple has emphasized the...

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<![CDATA[Bitcoin Explained: The Ins and Outs of Crypto-Currencies]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 11:06:10 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/NC_bitcoin0119_1920x1080.jpg
Bitcoin is a financial buzzword, but what is it? And should you invest?Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin can be confusing.]]>
<![CDATA[Amazon Raises Monthly Prime Cost Nearly 20 Percent]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 07:40:13 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/amazon+option.jpg
Amazon announced Friday that it raised its monthly Prime membership cost from $10.99 to $12.99, an 18 percent increase, CNBC reported.New members will begin paying the increased monthly price immediately, and...

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