Tech

Facebook wants to nudge you into 'meaningful…

Facebook is nearing 2 billion users and now wants to be a more 'meaningful' force in their lives

Uber searches for a new CEO in wake of Kalanick's…

As Uber searches for a new CEO, at least one candidate _ Sheryl Sandberg _ says no

Uber's CEO is out, Snapchat's Snap Map

The biggest stories in tech include Uber's CEO Travis Kalanick's departure, Snapchat's latest location-aware map and Twitch's exclusive broadcasting deal with Blizzard Entertainment.

Mars mystery: UFO hunters spot 'stone circle'

UFO hunters claim to have discovered what looks like a 'stone circle' on the surface of Mars. The image was captured by the NASA's Mars Curiosity rover

Snapchat Announces New Partnerships And Features…

Snapchat's new partnership with Time Warner snagged it $100 million, but it's still struggling to keep up with its competitors.

Uber CEO is pushed out as company tries to clean…

Under Travis Kalanick's leadership, Uber's "Animal House"-style business plan was to grow as quickly as possible, steamrolling regulators while flouting the rules of workplace conduct

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Ringing the changes: Dutch bike lock blocks rider…

Dutch telecom company develops a bicycle lock that also locks mobile phones, in a move aimed at protecting young riders who regularly pedal through busy streets while looking at their phone

All that's cool and quirky at the Paris Air Show

There are flying cars and Concorde's would-be supersonic successor

Xiaomi's Mi 6 is shiny and powerful

The Chinese company's flagship phone hits all the right notes except for one: Availability.

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick steps down

Company had been rocked by series of scandals in recent weeks

iRony: Apple's 'Stopping Leakers' Presentation…

The Outline acquired Apple's internal "Stopping Leakers" presentation and published its findings.

Leaders of Russia, Brazil agree to expand ties

Leaders of Russia and Brazil have agreed to expand their dialogue on international issues

Toshiba prefers US-Japan bidder for memory chip…

Troubled Japanese electronics giant Toshiba Corp. has chosen a U.S.-Japan consortium as the preferred bidder in its attempt to sell its lucrative memory chip business

Apple seeks to void patent claims, fees in…

Apple is seeking to void some of Qualcomm's patent claims and licensing agreements, intensifying its legal battle with the chip maker over the technology in iPhones and iPads

7 ways to cut down iPhone data

It's important to keep a close eye on how much data you use with your iPhone. Here's how to save some major megabytes.

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Texas jails go high tech with IRIS recognition

31 jurisdictions along the southern border will begin using IRIS, a device that takes a picture of an inmate’s iris. Supporters say it’s more accurate than a fingerprint

Uber allows riders to tip drivers via app…

Uber is enabling passengers to tip its U.S. drivers with a tap on its ride-hailing app for the first time, part of a push to recast itself as a company with a conscience and a heart

Amazon aiming to be the dressing room in your…

Amazon fights with department stores for more territory; the latest battlefield is the dressing room

Google's search engine aims to become employment…

Google is trying to turn its search engine into an employment engine

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 set for August?

The One Plus 5 phone is announced, rumors point to Samsung's flagship phablet getting a late August reveal and Google has a fidget spinner of its own.

Tech companies stepping up anti-terror campaigns

Clarion Project's Ryan Mauro details new efforts from Google, Facebook on 'America's News HQ'

Tech CEOS visit White House to talk modernizing…

Technology CEOs are being urged by White House officials to pitch in on President Donald Trump's effort to modernize government

Harvard freshmen's ouster over posts draws broad…

Harvard University's recent decision to rescind 10 students' admission offers because they traded offensive images and messages on a private Facebook group is drawing attention from far beyond the Ivy League school's halls.

Whole Foods CEO calls deal with Amazon 'whirlwind…

Whole Foods CEO says deal with Amazon was the result of a 'whirlwind courtship.'

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Sir Richard Branson excuses mistakes of Uber's…

When asked what advice he would give the next CEO, Virgin's founder describes Kalanick as "an extraordinary individual who's human like the rest of us." Branson also reveals he submitted a name for the CEO position, but not his own.

Google promises YouTube crackdown on online…

Google is promising to be more vigilant about preventing terrorist propaganda and other extremist videos from appearing on its YouTube site amid intensifying criticism about the internet's role in mass violence

'Because Steve hated this guy at Microsoft': The…

Former Apple software engineer Scott Forstall sits down with Computer History Museum historian John Markoff to discuss the origins of the iPad and iPhone.