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Friday, Apr 15, 2016 at 04:33 AM EDT

Microsoft Sues US Over Secret Demands for Customer Data

Microsoft Sues US Over Secret Demands for Customer Data

Microsoft is suing the government over a federal law that lets authorities examine its users' email or online files without their knowledge.

Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016 at 07:32 PM EDT

Uber Gave Gov. Agencies Data on Over 12M Users

Uber Gave Gov. Agencies Data on Over 12M Users

Uber released its first transparency report detailing the information requested by not only United States law enforcement agencies, but also by regulators, Reuters reports. The ride-sharing company said in the...

Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016 at 04:43 PM EDT

Obama Touts US Ingenuity at WH Science Fair

Obama Touts US Ingenuity at WH Science Fair

They came with eco-glue and Lego launchers. Their tag board displays were filled with charts, graphs and research on pollution. There were no little kids with plaster volcanoes in this crowd.

Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016 at 04:54 PM EDT

Trump Spokeswoman Takes Swing at Zuckerberg

Trump Spokeswoman Takes Swing at Zuckerberg

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is drawing criticism from one of Donald Trump’s spokeswomen after he made a subtle reference to her candidate’s positions, NBC News reports. "Self-righteousness isn't very...

Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016 at 05:01 PM EDT

Brain Implant Helps Man Regains Use of Paralyzed Hand

Brain Implant Helps Man Regains Use of Paralyzed Hand

A paralyzed 24-year-old man has regained some use of his right hand, controlling it with signals relayed from electronic sensors in his brain. Ian Burkhart of Dublin, Ohio, can grasp a bottle, pour its contents...

Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016 at 12:51 PM EDT

Family Designs Facebook Game for 'Better World'

Family Designs Facebook Game for 'Better World'

The Hansell family sits down with NBC10's Vai Sikahema to talk about their Facebook game "A Better World."

Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016 at 05:13 PM EDT

Women-Only Ride-Sharing Services Fill a Niche, But Are They Legal?

Women-Only Ride-Sharing Services Fill a Niche, But Are They Legal?

Ride-hailing companies catering exclusively to women are cropping up and raising thorny legal questions, namely: Are they discriminatory? In Massachusetts, Chariot for Women is promising to launch a service...

Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016 at 11:35 AM EDT

NY to Combat Distracted Drivers With 'Textalyzer'

NY to Combat Distracted Drivers With 'Textalyzer'

Police in New York may soon be equipped with a "Textalyzer," a device that will determine if a driver involved in a crash was texting while driving, CNBC reported. New York Senator Terrence Murphy and Assembly...

Tuesday, Apr 12, 2016 at 03:51 PM EDT

Zuckerberg Announces Facebook Chatbot Venture

Zuckerberg Announces Facebook Chatbot Venture

Facebook announced Tuesday it will let developers build chatbots – interactive, responsive messaging programs – to communicate directly with people, CNBC reports. The announcement came at its annual F8...

Tuesday, Apr 12, 2016 at 01:19 PM EDT

Stephen Hawking Joins Bid to Seek Life With Tiny Spacecraft

Stephen Hawking Joins Bid to Seek Life With Tiny Spacecraft

An Internet investor has enlisted famed physicist Stephen Hawking and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to help him with a futuristic plan for seeking life in outer space. Yuri Milner announced the $100 million...

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