Tech News | NBC 10 Philadelphia

Tech News

Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017 at 06:45 AM EST

Philly Company Donating $100 to ACLU for Every Interview

Philly Company Donating $100 to ACLU for Every Interview

If you interview with this Philadelphia tech company, it will donate $100 to ACLU.

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017 at 10:18 AM EST

Twitter to Keep Banned Abusive Users Out of New Accounts

Twitter to Keep Banned Abusive Users Out of New Accounts

Twitter has broadened its campaign against hate speech and abuse. The company said Tuesday that it has begun identifying people who have been banned for abusive behavior and it will stop them from creating new...

Monday, Feb 6, 2017 at 08:36 PM EST

Hackers Take Down Thousands of ‘Dark Web’ Sites

Hackers Take Down Thousands of ‘Dark Web’ Sites

Someone claiming to be affiliated with Anonymous compromised a private web hosting service last week, taking down more than 10,000 sites on the highly encrypted "dark web," security researchers said. As NBC...

Monday, Feb 6, 2017 at 04:40 PM EST

300 Drones Flew as 1 for Lady Gaga's Super Bowl Show

300 Drones Flew as 1 for Lady Gaga's Super Bowl Show

There’s no question that Lady Gaga was on fire all on her own Sunday night, but the singer's Super Bowl extravaganza was made even more electrifying by 300 "Shooting Star" drones floating above in the Houston...

Monday, Feb 6, 2017 at 03:18 PM EST

Tech Companies File Legal Brief Against Immigration Order

Tech Companies File Legal Brief Against Immigration Order

Twitter, Uber, Google and Apple were among 97 companies to file a friend-of-the-court brief early Monday with a federal appeals court hearing challenges to President Donald Trump's executive order on immigratio...

Saturday, Feb 4, 2017 at 06:59 PM EST

NFL Awards 3 Startups to Develop Safety Technology

NFL Awards 3 Startups to Develop Safety Technology

With player safety under the microscope, the NFL and the Texas Medical Center held a competition Saturday for startups making innovative products geared toward improving the game. Nine companies competed in...

Friday, Feb 3, 2017 at 05:03 PM EST

Online Privacy Virtually Nonexistent For Users

Online Privacy Virtually Nonexistent For Users

Should internet users expect to see personal information online? With something as simple as a name and the click of a mouse, dozens of websites will fork over your personal information for a small fee...or even...

Thursday, Feb 2, 2017 at 09:08 PM EST

Snap Inc., Owner of Snapchat, Files for IPO

Snap Inc., Owner of Snapchat, Files for IPO

Snap Inc., owner of the popular disappearing-messages service Snapchat, seeks to raise up to $3 billion in an initial public offering. That number may change based on investor demand. Facebook raised $16 billion...

Friday, Feb 3, 2017 at 02:17 PM EST

Texas Boy Invents Device to Prevent Hot Car Deaths

Texas Boy Invents Device to Prevent Hot Car Deaths

The number of children who overheated and died inside cars increased across the country last year, and Texas had the highest number of cases. Now a boy from McKinney has invented what he hopes is a life-saving...

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 at 08:20 AM EST

Tesla, BMW Electrics Fall Short of Highest Crash-Test Rating

Tesla, BMW Electrics Fall Short of Highest Crash-Test Rating

Two luxury electric vehicles — the Tesla Model S and the BMW i3 — fell short of getting the highest safety ratings in new crash tests by the insurance industry. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety tested...

What's New
Award-Winning
Award-Winning
NBC10.com is the winner of a 2015 Edward R. Murrow Award. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out