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Uber finally hires a chief financial officer as it preps for IPO

Uber finally hired a chief financial officer to help it go public in 2019.On Tuesday...

WhatsApp's new CEO meets Indian officials after lynchings

WhatsApp has rolled out a slew of features designed to prevent mob violence in India. But officials there sa...

Google's data collection is hard to escape, study claims

Short of chucking your phone into the river, shunning the internet, and learning to read paper maps again, t...

Arianna Huffington won't let Elon Musk off the hook, says he must recharge

Arianna Huffington isn't buying Elon Musk's line about being too busy to sleep.The two high-profile e...

Europe is preparing another crackdown on Big Tech

Europe is preparing legislation designed to rid social media platforms of terrorist content.The Europ...

Apple pulls gambling apps criticized by Chinese state media

Apple has removed illegal gambling apps from its platform in China.Gambling apps have come under heav...

How Facebook -- yes, Facebook -- might make MRIs faster

Facebook's artificial intelligence lab is working with New York University's medical school to make MRI exam...

Fitbit Charge 3 is a waterproof smartwatch disguised as a fitness tracker

I once kept a blue and gold box on my desk that held nearly two dozen fitness trackers I've worn and tested ...

HUD hits Facebook with housing discrimination complaint

The Department of Housing and Urban Development is accusing Facebook of violating the Fair Housing Act....

Google CEO to employees: We're 'not close' to launching search in China

Google CEO Sundar Pichai has sought to reassure employees who are worried the company might compromise its v...

Why Chinese tech stocks are getting hammered

Investors are fleeing China's big tech companies.The country's major players -- Baidu, Alibaba and Te...

Tinder exec: I had to protect the company from my own story

A lawsuit filed by ten current and former Tinder executives accuses former CEO Greg Blatt of groping and sex...

Tinder co-founders and 8 others sue dating app's owners, claiming they're owed $2 billion

Co-founders of Tinder and eight other former and current executives of the popular dating app are suing the ...

A Mark Zuckerberg-backed nonprofit is helping separated migrant families

Staffers at FWD.us, the advocacy group co-founded by Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates and other tech leaders, do ...

Uber cuts its losses, and revenue soars 63%

Uber's financial picture improved in the second quarter: Its revenue jumped and its losses narrowed.A...

Tinder co-founders and early employees sue dating app's owners for billions

In an exclusive interview, Tinder co-founder Sean Rad tells CNN's Laurie Segall why he and nine others are suing parent company Match Group and its owner IAC for allegedly manipulating Tinder's valuation and denying some employees billions of dollars.

Facebook reinstates suspended data firm following investigation

A data firm suspended by Facebook last month as part of an investigation into how it handled user data is no...

Verizon's 5G sales pitch: Free TV

Verizon wants 5G to become a serious competitor to broadband internet. And it thinks free TV will do the tri...

An ex-refugee is shaking up the money transfer business

Former refugee Ismail Ahmed knows how difficult it can be to send money home — so he started a company to ...

Tencent has a major gaming problem

The crackdown on online gaming in China is hurting Tencent.The Chinese tech conglomerate said that it...

Y Combinator wants to find the next Facebook -- in China

A top Silicon Valley fund that helped launch major startups like Airbnb and Dropbox is setting its sights on...

Autonomous vehicles are coming. Now comes the hard part.

Would you rather surf a giant wave or get crushed by it? That's the choice state and national governments fa...

Google parent company invests $375 million in Oscar Health

Alphabet is pouring $375 million into Oscar Health, a small insurer that thinks it can use big data to revol...

Analysis: Facebook doesn't have an obligation to support journalism

A version of this article first appeared in the Pacific newsletter. ...

Uber hires chief security officer to help earn back user trust

Uber has named a former NSA official its chief security officer, bolstering its goal of making safety a majo...

The world's first professional fantasy football league uses blockchain technology

A serial entrepreneur wants to create the world's first professional fantasy football league, and he thinks ...

Facebook to broadcast La Liga games for free in India

Facebook has struck a landmark deal with Spain's top soccer league to broadcast its matches in India....

Reddit's co-founder knows trolls. He has advice moderating the noise

Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian is no stranger to the content moderation debate roiling social media. The po...

Amazon's new cloud feature helps businesses avoid traffic crashes

It's an annoying, relatable story: You try accessing a website for something urgent like concert tickets or ...

Remember Overstock? It's basically a crypto company now

As an online retailer, Overstock is in bad shape. It keeps losing money, and its sales growth is far behind ...

At WeWork summer camp, there's no meat, plastic straws or bottled water

Environmental sustainability is a hot corporate trend right now, with one company after another ...

The World Bank is getting in on blockchain

The World Bank is turning to blockchain to help it raise money.The international lender is planning t...

Facebook bars users from sharing blueprints for 3D-printed guns

Facebook is blocking sites that provide instructions for creating 3D printed guns and deleting content relat...

Samsung is late to the smart speaker game. Here's how it could catch up

Samsung finally unveiled a smart speaker.It's called the Galaxy Home, and the South Korean tech giant...

Samsung unveils the Galaxy Note 9

Samsung's newest smartphone, the Galaxy Note 9, doesn't look too different from the Note 8. But the device has some new features, including all-day battery and a better camera.

IAC, the internet giant that owns Angie's List, is on fire

Amazon, Facebook and Google dominate the tech news headlines. But investors shouldn't forget about IAC -- th...

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will bring a longer battery life -- and Fortnite

Samsung's latest Galaxy Note has arrived.The world's largest smartphone manufacturer unveiled on Thur...

Roku stock hits record high amid massive user growth

Roku is holding its ground in the battle for streaming viewership.The device maker announced after th...

Magic Leap's mysterious augmented reality headset is ready for a reality check

After eight years, more than $2.3 billion in funding, and astronomical hype, Magic Leap is finally shipping ...

New York just capped the number of Uber, Lyft vehicles in the city

New York just became the first US city to cap the number of ride-sharing vehicles and require Uber, Lyft, an...

Apple: No, your iPhone isn't eavesdropping on you

Tech users have long questioned whether mobile devices and smart speakers eavesdrop on their private convers...

Democrats want Facebook to tell them who has seen disinformation

The Democratic party's top technologist wants Facebook to identify American audiences who see Russian propag...

Samsung's next move: A $22 billion bet on new tech

Samsung will pour $22 billion into emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence and 5G as it search...

Deepfakes are coming. Is Big Tech ready?

Mark Zuckerberg insisted at Facebook's annual developer ...

Facebook adds quirky Messenger games to video chats

Facebook's latest additions to Messenger will have you dodging asteroids and trying to keep a straight face....

World's biggest IPO in 2 years shows China's 5G ambitions

China's latest blockbuster IPO is set to help the country become a 5G powerhouse.Telecom company Chin...

What Android Pie means for the future of smartphones

Android Pie, the latest version of Google's mobile operating system, is stuffed with features that address s...

Snap users drop for first time, but revenue climbs

Snap saw its first drop in daily users during the second quarter, a slip the company attributed to a ...

Saudi Prince Alwaleed acquires 2.3% stake in Snapchat

Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal has acquired a 2.3% stake in Snapchat.The billionaire Saudi prince announce...

Uber brings back a former Otto executive to lead Uber Freight

Uber just rehired a high-profile exec who left the company earlier this year.The company confirmed on...

China is building a big advantage in the race for 5G

China is beating the United States at building the ...

PACIFIC • Tim Cook sends Mark Zuckerberg scrambling

What's Next: Silicon Valley's Speech Problem: The big tech firms' decision ...

InfoWars app still in Google, Apple stores after companies move against other content

Big tech made a show on Sunday night and Monday of moving against conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his med...

India's biggest ride-hailing firm is coming to the UK

Uber's big Indian competitor Ola is expanding their rivalry to the United Kingdom.The Bangalore-based...

Why Facebook,YouTube and Apple are removing InfoWars content

In recent efforts to stop the spread of fake news, big tech is taking a hard look at Alex Jones and his conspiracy theory site InfoWars. Facebook, Youtube, Apple and Spotify have all removed Jones' content in the past week.

Facebook: We're not 'actively' seeking consumers' banking data

Facebook says it's not "actively" seeking consumers' banking data.On Monday, the Wall Street Journal ...

West Virginia to introduce mobile phone voting for midterm elections

West Virginians serving overseas will be the first in the country to cast federal election ballots using a s...

YouTube, Apple and Facebook remove content from InfoWars and Alex Jones

YouTube, Facebook and Apple have taken steps to remove content associated with InfoWars and its founder Alex...

How South Africa built one of the world's most advanced telescopes

A telescope built in South Africa is revealing new details about the Milky Way."It's the clearest vie...

Computer virus cripples top Apple supplier TSMC

A computer virus crippled one of Apple's major suppliers over the weekend.Taiwan-based chip manufactu...

DNC warns candidates: Don't use ZTE or Huawei phones

Democrats running in November's midterms were warned Friday not to use devices produced by Chinese manufactu...

Starbucks may let customers pay with bitcoin

Starbucks customers may soon be able to pay for their lattes with bitcoin.The company announced on We...

5G is coming to Houston. Here's why that's a big deal

Houston residents will be among the first in the country to access the internet at faster-than-ever speeds. ...

'Fertility van' hits streets of New York City

More than 150 women lined up on a New York City street on Wednesday to take a "fertility test" inside a yell...

Tim Cook on $1 trillion valuation: Keep your eye on the ball

What's a trillion? Not much to Apple CEO Tim Cook.After Apple became the first American company ...

Tim Cook: I don't think about Apple's $1 trillion valuation

In an interview in June 2018 before Apple topped the $1 trillion valuation, CEO Tim Cook told Laurie Segall he thinks about Apple customers, not market cap.

Congress to press Facebook, Twitter on lack of coordination against Russian troll threat

The apparent lack of coordination between Facebook and Twitter regarding the threat posed by Russia will c...

Google might return to China. Here's why that's so controversial

Google is reportedly planning to get back into China, a lucrative market where it has a long history of tang...

Asia's ride-hailing market gets another $1 billion investment

Grab just got another $1 billion to expand its war chest in Asia.The Singapore-based ride-hailing com...

Starbucks battles its China sales slump with coffee delivery

Starbucks wants customers in China to get their coffee anytime, anywhere.The Seattle...

The strange world of YouTube creator side gigs

In a 4,300 square-foot warehouse near the Las Vegas strip, thousands of dolls with facial scruff, orange gla...

Three people arrested for massive Chipotle, Arby's, Chili's hacks

Three alleged members of an international hacking group have been arrested for cybercrimes targeting over 10...

Who is Cody Wilson, the man behind the 3D printed gun?

In 2013, at a firing range outside of Austin, Texas, Cody Wilson pulled the trigger on the world's first ful...

Watch: CNN speaks to creator of 3D printed gun

CNN Senior Tech Correspondent Laurie Segall talks to Cody Wilson about the implications of blueprints for 3D printed guns being available to the public online.

Who is Cody Wilson, the man behind the 3D printed gun?

In 2013, at a firing range outside of Austin, Texas, Cody Wilson pulled the trigger on the world's first ful...

Facebook and Instagram now reveal how much time you spend in each app

Get ready to find out how much time you spend on Facebook and Instagram.A new set of features are starting to ...

Huawei beats Apple in smartphone sales for the first time

Huawei just reached a major milestone, passing Apple to become the world's second largest smartphone seller.Th...

iPhone sales were flat but Apple's profit jumped 32%

Apple sold essentially the same number of iPhones last quarter as it did a year prior, but sales and profits soared a...

Facebook takes down suspected Russian network of pages

Facebook has removed a network of suspected Russian-linked accounts and pages involved in organizing political events...

Half of the music group behind Kendrick Lamar and U2 is for sale. Who will bite?

The chance to own a piece of the music group behind Lady Gaga and U2 could lure big tech deeper into the streaming bu...

Amazon HQ2 bid is already paying off for some cities

Birmingham, Alabama's bid for Amazon's second headquarters wasn't enough to take first place, but it did earn the cit...

Sony is cashing in on its big stake in Spotify

Sony's big bet on Spotify is paying off.The Japanese company has generated $768 million from selling off chunk...

Nintendo profit is way up. But investors are still wary

Nintendo reported bumper earnings Tuesday, fueled by strong sales of video games for its Switch console.The Ja...

Apple earnings: All eyes on the next iPhone

Apple's next big iPhone launch is likely still nearly two months away, but investors will be looking for early signal...

Uber shuts down its self-driving truck unit

Uber is shutting down its self-driving trucks unit.The company said Monday that it has decided to refocus its ...

The tech bloodbath is here

The tech bloodbath continues.Top technology stocks fell further Monday, driving the Nasdaq down by more than 1...

Tech's impact on kids: Lawmakers push for research

Kids are spending more time staring at screens, but there's little scientific research about how it affects their hea...

IBM's blockchain app store wants to help banks cut costs

IBM is launching a blockchain app store to help banks and financial institutions save big on back-en...

Twitter hires researchers to study the 'health' of its 'discourse'

Twitter has hired researchers to examine the health of conversations on its platform.One group of researchers ...

One scientist's radical idea to engineer mice and stop Lyme disease

Scientists are proposing the radical evolutionary step of genetically engineering the white-footed mice of Martha's V...

Facebook and Twitter face uncertain road ahead

For months, Facebook and Twitter investors shrugged off concerns about election meddling, regulatory scrutiny and an ...

WhatsApp: Facebook's other problem

Facebook is battling privacy scandals, user outrage and fake news controversies, but in India its biggest problem is WhatsApp

Facebook stock had its worst day ever

The stock plunged 19%, erasing $123 billion in value, after Facebook warned investors that sales growth would slow as the company adjusts its strategy to focus on privacy.

WhatsApp has been linked to lynchings in India. Facebook is trying to contain the crisis

Facebook is being battered by privacy scandals, user outrage and fake news controversies. In India, its biggest probl...

SoftBank takes on Apple and Samsung with new payment app

One of the world's biggest tech companies is wading into Japan's growing digital payments industry.SoftBank is...

Twitter stock tumbles 15% after it purged fake accounts

The number of people using Twitter fell during the three months ending in June as it worked to clean up the platform ...

Chinese e-commerce firm Pinduoduo jumps 44% in trading debut

A three-year-old startup taking on Alibaba in China just smashed its Wall Street debut.Pinduoduo closed up 40%...

LinkedIn adds voice messages for some reason

LinkedIn, the social network you check when you hate your job, now lets you send voice messages to business contacts....

Has Elon Musk lost control of his hype machine?

Elon Musk is hard at work disrupting industries, such as transportation and energy, and plans to go ...

What is Amazon's responsibility over its facial recognition tech?

US Rep. Jimmy Gomez was not terribly shocked to learn he was among 28 members of Congress matched to...

Mark Zuckerberg just lost nearly $16 billion in one day

Mark Zuckerberg lost $15.7 billion overnight.The Facebook CEO was worth a mere $66.8 billion on Thursday after...

Amazon profit tops $2 billion for the first time

Amazon topped $2 billion in quarterly profit for the first time in its history, an impressive run fueled by continued...

Tesla's magic is wearing off as Model 3 excitement dwindles

You no longer need to make a reservation to order a Tesla Model 3, a change that suggests customers are holding out f...

Facebook 'puts privacy first' and stock plunges 20%

Facebook's stock plunged 20% Thursday morning after the company said it expects revenue growth to slow as it "puts pr...

China kills Qualcomm's $44 billion deal for NXP

A $44 billion tech deal just became the latest casualty in the escalating US-China trade war....

YouTube deletes four Alex Jones videos and gives him one strike

YouTube has deleted four videos posted by InfoWars founder Alex Jones, the controversial online personality famous fo...

Amazon is primed for rapid growth

Amazon remains unstoppable.The company accounts for ...

Facebook and Twitter execs to face congressional grilling ahead of midterms

Top executives from Facebook and Twitter will appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee in September to answer ...

Can shares of tech giants keep climbing?

Piper Jaffray's Mike Olson tells CNN's Richard Quest why despite record highs for Facebook and Alphabet, huge growth potential will likely keep powering tech shares.

Qualcomm: Apple won't use our chips in the next iPhone

Qualcomm says it expects Apple won't put its modem chips in the next generation of iPhones.It had been rumored...

Walmart will chauffeur shoppers in self-driving Waymo cars

Walmart shoppers in Chandler, Arizona will glimpse the future of transportation later this week when the mega-retaile...

SpaceX's latest rocket-recovery gambit misses

SpaceX missed the mark in its latest money-saving attempt to recover part of a rocket.After a launch Wednesday...

Facebook wants to open an 'innovation hub' in China

Facebook is trying a new way into China, after years of being locked out of the world's second largest economy....

Facebook's new live video feature turns groups into 'parties'

Facebook is trying yet another way to keep you engaged.It's called Watch Party, and it lets people in Facebook...

Facebook touts election efforts, but won't say if there are attempts to sway midterms

Facebook says it is trying to prevent massive election interference like it saw in 2016. But the com...

Facebook is about to reveal whether data scandal hurt business

Four months after the Cambridge Analytica scandal humbled Facebook and shaved ...

$15 billion vaping company is under investigation for targeting minors

The popular e-cigarette brand Juul Labs is under investigation by the Massachusetts attorney general, who is concerne...

Do trade wars hurt business? Ask Qualcomm

Plenty of companies have been caught up in President Donald Trump's trade wars. Few have been jerked around more than...

How Netflix beat its rivals and survived the 2000s

Programming note: Go back to the decade that's responsible for your smartphone and soci...

The Fat Jewish knows you're burnt out on social media. That's why he's making wine

In an interview with CNN's Chloe Melas, Instagram star The Fat Jewish talks about his growing booze business and why he isn't banking on internet fame forever.

Fast fashion through the lens of Instagram

A fashion startup is taking cues from Instagram instead of the runway to make fast fashion a whole lot faster....

One of Instagram's biggest influencers wants influencers to know the end is near

One of the biggest social media influencers in the game has a word of advice for those hoping to strike it rich as a ...

Yelp will roll out restaurant hygiene scores in the US

The last thing anyone booking a dinner reservation wants to do is eat at a dirty restaurant. Yelp understands that, a...

Even a $5 billion fine can't slow Google down

Google managed to make billions even after being hit with a massive fine that would cripple many businesses.Al...

JPMorgan CEO on skilled foreign workers: 'I want them to stay here'

In an exclusive interview at the launch of the Chicago Entrepreneurs of Color Fund, JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon tells CNN's Christine Romans that US immigration policy should encourage skilled foreign workers to stay in the country.

AI is hurting people of color and the poor. Experts want to fix that

New technology brings great promise, and as many problems. Smartphones put access to infinite knowledge in our pocket...

Global immigration backlash could hurt India's top tech companies

One of India's biggest tech firms says new curbs on immigration around the world could hit its reven...

Coinbase forms political action committee

Coinbase, the popular cryptocurrency exchange, formed its own political action committee.It's a sign Coinbase ...

Experimental treatment uses modified stem cells to fight cancer

Daniel Apodaca is a 25-year-old film student at UCLA. He's also the first patient in a clinical trial that's testing a treatment using genetically modified bone marrow stem cells to fight cancer.

Facebook suspends another data analytics firm

Facebook announced Friday that it is suspending another data analytics firm pending an investigation into how the com...

Experimental treatment uses modified stem cells to fight cancer

A clinical trial run by UCLA is testing a potentially pioneering form of immunotherapy that could turn a patient's ow...

WhatsApp is adding new restrictions as killings continue in India

WhatsApp is restricting the ability of users worldwide to forward messages as viral hoaxes on its pl...

Samsung or Xiaomi? It's a two-horse race for India's smartphone market

India's booming smartphone market is turning into a two-horse race between Samsung and Xiaomi.The world's bigg...

Exclusive: Randi Zuckerberg responds to her brother's Holocaust comments

Mark Zuckerberg's sister Randi, weighing in on her brother's controversial comments about Holocaust deniers, forceful...

Microsoft's cloud bet pushes annual sales over $100 billion

Microsoft's bet on the cloud helped propel the company to its first $100 billion sales year.Microsoft said Thu...

Uber loses another top executive

Yet another Uber executive is leaving.Prabir Adarkar, the company's head of global finance, is headed for the ...

PACIFIC - Welcome to DisneyFox

What's Next: Bob Iger Wins Fox: Comcast ...

UK security officials warn of 'new risks' from Huawei

Top UK security officials say they can only provide "limited assurance" that telecom equipment provided by Huawei pos...

How 2006 changed the internet

Programming note: Go back to the decade that's responsible for your smartphone and soci...

Uber's e-bikes are cannibalizing rides from Uber's cars

Six months after jumping into the bikesharing game, Uber has made a fascinating discovery: New riders taking a spin o...

Tesla's plan to make cars in China won't be easy to pull off

Tesla hopes that making cars in China will help supercharge its sales. That's easier said than done.The US ele...

China's top ride-hailing company takes fight with Uber to Japan

Japan is about to become the latest battleground between two of the world's biggest ride-hailing gia...

Chinese bike-sharing startup Ofo is scaling back its US ambitions

Chinese bike-sharing startup Ofo is backpedaling on its US business.Less than a year after launching in the Un...

Google fined $5B for antitrust breach in Europe

Google was fined $5 billion by the European Commission for unfairly pushing its apps on smartphone users and thwarting competitors.

Elon Musk apologizes for 'pedo' tweet

Billionaire tech entrepreneur Elon Musk tweeted an apology to an expert caver he previously called a 'pedo'.

Mark Zuckerberg clarifies his Holocaust comments

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg tried to clarify his controversial comments about Holocaust deniers Wednesday afternoon...

Uber fills 'critical' role of chief privacy officer

Uber just hired its first chief privacy officer, filling a significant void in the senior leadership at the most valu...

Google's not alone. Europe has been taking on tech companies for decades

Europe has a long history of putting Big Tech under a microscope.The latest example came Wednesday, when the E...

Europe fines Google $5 billion for abusing its Android dominance

Europe has hit Google with a record $5 billion fine.The company was ordered by the European Commission on Wedn...

Europe has fined Google $5 billion. But that won't hurt it

Europe has imposed a record fine on Google. But it's probably too little, too late.The ...

Elon Musk apologizes to cave rescuer for 'pedo' tweet

Elon Musk has apologized for calling one of the men involved in the Thai cave rescue mission a "pedo," or pedophile....

Microsoft unveils Surface Go, its cheapest tablet yet

Microsoft just announced the Surface Go, its smallest, lightest, and most affordable tablet. Will it be enough to compete with Apple and Google in the classroom?

The age of scooter sharing is upon us

Electric scooters from companies like Bird and Lime have overtaken the streets in several international cities. Now lawmakers are struggling to regulate the newest thing in urban mobility. CNNMoney's Samuel Burke reports.

See Amazon's new Prime delivery initiative

Amazon has announced a new program to create small businesses that can deliver its packages in branded vans and uniforms.

In tech, patents are trophies -- and these companies are dominating

Dan Zhang just had his career bar mitzvah.Zhang, 30, interned at Apple and Intel before landing a full-time en...

Device to trick Tesla Autopilot banned from sale in US

Autopilot Buddy, a simple device designed to fool Tesla's Autopilot into thinking the drivers' hands are on the wheel...

Elon Musk: Tesla worker admitted to sabotage

Tesla's attempt to ramp up Model 3 production may have hit a new stumbling block --- employee sabotage.In an e...

'Alexa, order me room service.' Amazon's voice assistant checks in to Marriott hotels

Next time you check in to a Marriott hotel, you might find an unexpected guest in your room: Alexa.Amazon anno...

ZTE stock drops 25% after US Senate pushes to keep ban

Shares in Chinese tech firm ZTE plummeted more than 25% Tuesday after US lawmakers sought to uphold a ban that preven...

Tesla spontaneously catches fire with no crash

A Tesla Model S being driven by the husband of actor Mary McCormack caught fire on a Los Angeles street last week, Mc...

Microsoft urges Trump administration to change its policy separating families at border

Microsoft is calling on the Trump administration to change a "zero tolerance" immigration policy that is separating f...

PACIFIC - Google takes on Amazon ... in China

What's Next: How Google's China investment explains the future: Google's ...

Amazon shareholders call for halt of facial recognition sales to police

Nearly 20 groups of Amazon shareholders are pressuring the tech company to stop selling facial recognition technology...

Drought woes? This tech can literally make it rain

Don't call them the weather gods, but this company can actually make it rain.North Dakota-based Weather Modifi...

iPhones will share your exact location with 911

Your smartphone knows your location well enough to send a car to where you're standing in a busy city, map a morning ...

Google bets $550 million on Chinese e-commerce firm JD.com

Google is buying a $550 million stake in Chinese e-commerce firm JD.com as part of a strategic partnership between th...

Huawei to Australia: We're not a security risk for 5G

Chinese tech firm Huawei is fighting back in Australia following reports that authorities could ban it from any invol...

Bitcoin could 'bring the internet to a halt,' banking group warns

Don't bet on bitcoin ever replacing the dollar or other traditional currencies as everyday money.That's one of...

All the questions about 'Fortnite' you were too embarrassed to ask

What might it take to unite people of all ages, backgrounds and interests toward a common goal? Easy: An impending ec...

Elizabeth Holmes indicted on wire fraud charges, steps down from Theranos

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes has been indicted on federal wire fraud charges, the office of the United States At...

The rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes

Theranos went from one of the most lauded "unicorn" tech startups in Silicon Valley to a company crippled by scandal....

Oprah strikes deal with Apple as new Hollywood content wars heat up

Apple has signed Oprah Winfrey to a multiyear deal for new original programs.The marquee signing comes as Appl...

Google has a hard time holding onto its black employees

Google's employee attrition rates are highest for black and Hispanic employees.That's according to the company...

China's Didi launches in Australia, expanding battle with Uber

Didi Chuxing, China's biggest ride-hailing company, is headed Down Under as it escalates its global challenge to Uber...

SpinLaunch says it will launch rockets using no fossil fuels

SpinLaunch, a Silicon Valley startup, announced plans Thursday to launch rockets without spending any money on tradit...

PACIFIC - You're Being Watched

What's Next: You, Tracked. Governments and tech companies are ramping up efforts to enhance human tracking. ...

Tesla Autopilot update aims to keep drivers' hands on the wheel

Tesla vehicles are about to start warning drivers more often: Keep your hands on the wheel, even if Autopilot is acti...

Elon Musk's Boring Company to build high-speed Chicago airport link

Chicago has picked Elon Musk's Boring Company to build a futuristic transportation link to the city's airport....

More black women are running startups, but their funding still lags

The number of black women who have founded tech startups has more than doubled since 2016, a new report found....

Volvo is the latest automaker to bet on this 23-year-old's startup

Luminar launched in 2012 when its founder was barely old enough to get a driver's license. Now it finds itself at the...

Apple closes law enforcement loophole for the iPhone

Apple is about to make it much harder for law enforcement agencies to gain access to information on iPhones.Th...

Uber targets millions of new users with lite app

Uber is making a play for millions of new users with slow or patchy internet connections.The ride-hailing gian...

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is going after Europe

First, it conquered India. Now, it wants to win over Europe.Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is making an aggre...

Net neutrality rules are now repealed: What it means

The net neutrality rules are no longer the law of the land.The repeal of Obama-era net neutrality protections ...

Uber's Bozoma Saint John departs company after one year

Uber's chief brand officer, Bozoma Saint John, was hired as part of the company's turnaround efforts. She is leaving ...

Elon Musk's 'not a flamethrower' devices show up on eBay for thousands

A select group of people that spent $500 on one of Elon Musk's torch guns earlier this year finally got their hands o...

Porsche's first electric car will be called the Taycan

Porsche's first electric car, which has been known as the Mission E during its development, will be called the Taycan...

Sheryl Sandberg tells MIT grads about 'painful' Facebook lessons

Sheryl Sandberg has a message for college grads: be "clear-eyed optimists."The Facebook COO addressed graduate...

Apple warns suppliers that iPhone demand is falling - report

Apple may be worried that its next iPhones won't be as popular as its last.The company told suppliers to to ma...

China is trying to kick its foreign tech habit

The fate of Chinese smartphone maker ZTE has highlighted a flaw in Beijing's bid to become a global tech powerhouse: ...

Jack Ma's online payments firm is now worth more than Goldman Sachs

Chinese tycoon Jack Ma's online payments company just raised a huge pile of cash from investors.Ant Financial ...

ZTE gets a lifeline in US deal. What happens now?

China's ZTE has been given a reprieve -- but the company faces a long road to recovery.The Trump administratio...

NTSB: Tesla driver did not have hands on wheel before fatal crash

Federal investigators said Thursday in a preliminary report about a fatal Tesla crash in California that the driver d...

Google says it won't use AI for weapons

As the world's biggest militaries embrace artificial intelligence, Google says it will no longer be ...

US lawmakers examining Google's relationship with Huawei, Chinese tech firms

At least two members of Congress are looking into Google's ties to Huawei, a massive Chinese tech firm that is ...

MIT scientists created an AI-powered 'psychopath' named Norman

Norman always sees the worst in things.That's because Norman is a "psychopath" powered by artificial intellige...

Uber wants to patent a way to use AI to identify drunk passengers

Uber may be able to tell when you've had a few too many drinks.The ridesharing giant has explored identifying ...

Facebook bug set 14 million users' sharing settings to public

For a period of four days in May, about 14 million Facebook users around the world had their default sharing setting ...

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