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Hundreds of Google employees have signed a petition protesting a secret project to develop a search engine for China, the latest example of tech workers rebelling against corporate policies that push moral boundaries.


Back to school season can be just as stressful for parents as it is for some students. While new technology might be to blame for some of the stress, it can also provide fantastic fixes for some of our biggest daily dilemmas.


Ride-hailing company Uber generated $2.8 billion in revenue last quarter, a nearly $1.1 billion increase over the same period a year ago. But the company still lost nearly $900 million. That's because it's growing.


text 'Mini-moons' likely orbiting Earth, says study
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 20:51:41 -0400

A new study finds the detection of 'mini-moons' orbiting Earth could help scientists better understand what makes up asteroids.


T-Mobile has partnered with Pandora for music streaming, becoming the latest wireless company to offer a music service as part of its unlimited plans. The new perk will be available to subscribers August 28 through the wireless carrier's "T-Mobile Tuesday's" app.


A former Tesla employee is claiming the company improperly spied on workers and ignored or covered up complaints of rampant theft and drug dealing at the company’s Nevada Gigafactory. He is represented by the same lawyer as whistleblower Martin Tripp.


Check out these tech advancements that make US military vehicles look more like Transformers.


Juul is growing in popularity and racking up revenue. It's also vexing parents and teachers who want to discourage young people from nicotine intake.


Looking for a high-quality 4K TV? Check out the E-Series


Researchers say tiny asteroids may be getting snatched up by our orbit. A new telescope is going to try to track them down.


text Tune in now: your daily Talking Tech podcast
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:14:19 -0400

Jefferson Graham's daily Talking Tech podcast is a quick hit on tech news, gadget reviews and trends in tech world. You can listen to the show on Stitcher, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, iHeartRadio and other online audio sources.


Scientists may have figured out a more environmentally friendly way to protect crops from bugs. But instead of pesticides, it involves fake caterpillars made of Play-Doh and fake larvae made of orange pinheads.


This app called StoreMe helps you find a safe place to keep your bags. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.


An over 5,000 year old mummy named Fred just gave us the original recipe used to embalm mummies. .


KELT-9b won the metal for hottest exoplanet at more than 6,800°F, and now scientists have detected iron and titanium in its atmosphere in a first for science.


text Amazon may be buying Landmark Theaters
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 19:51:38 -0400

Amazon may be buying Landmark theaters.


At 13 billion years old, the galaxies began to form "only" about 100 million years after the Big Bang.


Use the code "ACSUMMER18" to access the 48-hour sale.


How I embraced the new trend of banning straws.


It's summertime and the feet are stinky.


OMG they're back again


text These are the 5 best Amazon deals right now
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:26:38 -0400

Thursday's looking good if you're thirsty for good deals on great stuff.


A parents group wants Netflix to pull "Desire." The film's director said it's fiction and how you think of it depends "on your level of depravity."


Customers of Kroger subsidiary Fry's in Scottsdale, Arizona will be able to place online orders starting today.


Between the constant traffic and pollution it causes, getting to and from Dodger Stadium is no fun for baseball fans and concert-goers. Enter, Elon Musk.


Elon Musk's Boring Company has a solution to the constant L.A. traffic problems baseball fans have attending Los Angeles Dodgers games.


India will send a manned flight into space by 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced Wednesday as part of India’s independence day celebrations.


The German stargazer was trying to get photos of the moon and Venus aligning but got a whole lot more.


Space enthusiasts! Don’t miss out on your chance to reach the edge of space. Mark your calendars (and start saving money) now.


Unfortunately for those winter folks out there, a new method for predicting mean temperatures says the next few years are going to be hotter than we think.


Sounds a bit unsettling, but this creepy, crawly robot could eventually save your life.


AI research group DeepMind created the new tech that is able to spot key signs of eye disease just as well as the world’s top doctors.


Investors sent shares of Tesla lower amid reports that the Securities and Exchange Commission had issued a subpoena to the electric car company. The subpoena reports came amid widespread public questioning about Tesla CEO Elon Musk's comments about possibly taking the company private


Voice assistants from Microsoft and Amazon now work together, on Windows computers and Amazon Echo speakers. Examples include answering Outlook e-mail from Echo speaker or ordering Amazon products on Windows computers. The alliance was initially announced in 2017, but took several months to kick in.


Just because the weather is cooling off doesn’t mean your workouts should fall behind.


text Robots come alive in Beijing
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:15:45 -0400


Smoothie lovers, beware


text Getting Slow Wi-Fi speeds? Here's how to fix it
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 13:59:23 -0400

Does your Netflix keep buffering? You don't have to live like that.


Smoke from the massive wildfires scorching the Golden State is drifting across the USA and has been reported as far east as New England, NASA said. The smoke hangs about a mile above East Coast cities, too high above the surface to cause any concern, AccuWeather confirmed.


text 10 relaxing products to help you unwind at home
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 13:46:32 -0400

Things are about to get a lot more zen


Prep your Chromebook to take on work, school, and life.


Smart TV is a steal at $299, but there are many steps to getting Alexa to replace your remote control, and even then, Alexa is more efficient at music and weather than TV. It often can't find the TV station, even when it's staring at you from the channel guide. Expect some major setup pains.


Twitter says it is suspending Alex Jones' account for one week after he violated the company’s rules against inciting violence.


Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones can't tweet for a week, but his account remains up -- and he's already moved on to other social media sites, such as Tumblr.


text Here are the 10 best Amazon deals right now
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 12:15:32 -0400

This is a great time to get something awesome and save some money.


The teeny creature, or "Japan pig," has an “active, even playful” personality according to scientists.



text Samsung's best and worst smartphones
Thu, 9 Aug 2018 12:01:30 -0400



text Facebook removes fake pages and accounts
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 15:41:17 -0400


text CBRE's best markets for tech talent 2018
Wed, 25 Jul 2018 13:21:07 -0400