Astronaut Alan Bean was the fourth person to walk on the moon.
An Egyptian court has ordered the suspension for one month of video-sharing website, YouTube, and others sharing a video found to be insulting the Mus
A new police report says a Tesla that crashed in Utah while in Autopilot mode accelerated just before it smashed into a stopped fire truck.
A baby panda born in a Malaysian zoo five months ago has made her public debut
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - National Australia Bank on Saturday suffered what it described as a nationwide outage to some of its technology systems, leavi
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Tesla Inc on Friday asked a court to dismiss a securities fraud lawsuit by shareholders who said the electric vehicle maker
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Tesla Inc on Thursday reached an agreement to settle a class action lawsuit with buyers of its Model S and Model X cars who alleg
(Reuters) - Apple Inc on Friday issued its twice yearly transparency report on government data requests, showing another sharp increase in U.S. nation
A group that campaigns for data protection rights in Europe says it's filed legal complaints against Google, Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp over the
VIENNA/LONDON (Reuters) - As Europe's new privacy law took effect on Friday, one activist wasted no time in asserting the additional rights it gives p
HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - China plans to use cornerstone investors to help its overseas-listed tech giants such as Alibaba and Xiaomi [IPO-XMGP.HK
EPA political appointee repeatedly reached out to Heartland Institute staffers.
The U.S. government's only underground nuclear waste repository was evacuated after a drum of waste was found to be misaligned inside its packaging
Closer look prompted state officials to take DNA samples to determine species.
New data and privacy rules take effect in Europe on Friday, clarifying rights that people have over how companies around the world collect and analyze
Source: US has cut deal with China's ZTE, drawing fire but clearing way for more trade talks with Beijing
The federal watchdog for equal employment is investigating claims that Intel targeted workers for layoffs based on their age.
Europe’s new privacy law took effect Friday, causing major U.S. news websites to suspend access across the region as data-protection regulators prep
A key insight for the technology came to a physicist almost three decades ago at a Friendly’s restaurant in New Jersey.
PARIS (Reuters) - French battery maker Saft, a unit of oil and gas major Total said on Friday it plans to invest over 200 million euros ($233 million)
In an era of nonstop notifications, electronic-alert management is starting to become a dividing line in American relationships.
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) - New European privacy regulations went into effect on Friday that will force companies to be more attentive to how they handle cus
SHENZHEN (Reuters) - Berlin and Beijing must revamp their relationship to adapt to digital changes, said Angela Merkel, who has made the issue a top p
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya built a reputation as a pioneer of financial inclusion through its early adoption of a mobile money system that enables peop
The government will be banned from buying Chinese-made surveillance cameras under a $717 billion defense-policy bill, the latest move against Chinese
Ready or not, companies that collect or process the personal information of EU residents must now start complying with stringent new EU data rules.
More than 100 companies in the S&P 500—many in biotech and energy— routinely paid employees $100,000 or more in 2017.
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African authorities are investigating an alleged cryptocurrency scam that defrauded investors of 1 billion rand ($80 m
Publicly traded technology companies have been issuing bonds that convert into equity at a pace unseen since the height of the dot-com bubble as deman
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - New European privacy regulations that go into effect on Friday will force companies to be more attentive to how they handle custo
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's top social media app WeChat has removed sugar daddy dating website SeekingArrangement from its platform, after a recent
(Reuters) - A Portland, Oregon, family has learned what happens when Amazon.com Inc's popular voice assistant Alexa is lost in translation.
A jury has decided Samsung must pay Apple $539 million in damages for illegally copying some of the iPhone's features to lure people into buying its c
Facebook to label election-related 'issue ads' in US
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Uber [UBER.UL] disabled an emergency braking system in a self-driving vehicle that struck and killed a woman in Arizona in Marc
LONDON (Reuters) - Uber [UBER.UL] said it will provide more information in the coming weeks on how it plans to stop diesel using cars in London and of
Amazon says an unlikely string of events prompted its Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and
French President Emmanuel Macron ratcheted up tensions with U.S. tech giants calling on them to embrace Europe’s regulation of topics ranging from t
President Donald Trump is asking the government to make it easier for companies to get to and from space.
The NTSB published a preliminary report on the incident Thursday.
High-tech bags preempt the nightmarish struggle to find an outlet at the airport. But they come with their own built-in issues. Here, we explore both
A failed startup suggested that Facebook mounted what could be described as mass surveillance.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc on Thursday launched an archive of U.S. political ads that appear on the world's largest social network, showi
Officials say they're losing the battle against a devastating combination of invasive plant species and wildfires in the vast sagebrush habitats in th
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China's biggest tech company says the industry needs to tackle users' privacy concerns head-on, amid growing anger about abuse of personal data
After spending years fighting to keep drones from flying over prisons, South Carolina corrections officials now plan to use the small unmanned aircraf
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Criminals have stolen about $1.2 billion in cryptocurrencies since the beginning of 2017, as bitcoin's popularity and the emergen
Federal investigators say the autonomous Uber SUV that struck and killed an Arizona pedestrian in March spotted the woman about six seconds before hit
PARIS (Reuters) - Europe should set global standards for tougher regulation of digital technology, finding a way between an excessively lax United St
A fresh round of venture capital values Rover at $970 million, coming on the heels of a $300 million financing of its rival Wag Labs Inc.
(Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice has launched a criminal probe into whether traders are manipulating the price of bitcoin and other digital
Macron wants to make France gateway to Europe for tech firms; country is 'changing like crazy'
The International Space Station has accepted delivery of more than 7,000 pounds of supplies from Virginia
The Federal Bureau of Investigation moved to dismantle a large network of hacked routers and storage devices that Cisco Systems Inc. and U.S. and Ukra
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin on Thursday denied an allegation from Ukraine that Russia was planning a cyber attack on Ukrainian state bodies and pri
Apple will give a partial refund to some iPhone users who paid full price for replacement batteries in 2017, its latest benefit to placate owners sinc
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian state telecommunications watchdog Roskomnadzor will check by December whether Facebook and possibly Whatsapp are complying
Scientists in Hawaii have captured rare images of blue methane flames burning from cracks in the pavement as Kilauea volcano gushes lava in the backgr
MILAN (Reuters) - Louis Vuitton owner LVMH has invested in online fashion search business Lyst as the world's biggest luxury brands look to expand the
PARIS (Reuters) - Advertising group Publicis will unveil its internal collaborative network Marcel on Thursday and hopes to have 90 percent of its s
How to turn your smartphone into the powerful PC it’s meant to be.
California's highest court ruled that Facebook and other social media companies can be compelled to turn over to criminal defendants preparing for tri
Indonesian motorcycle-taxi service Go-Jek will invest $500 million to expand its operations in Southeast Asia, revving up competition just two months
Samsung plans to put artificial-intelligence features and internet connectivity in all its products in an effort to transform its home appliances into
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Indonesian ride-hailing and online payment firm Go-Jek on Thursday said it would enter Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore and the Phil
TORONTO/KIEV (Reuters) - The U.S. government said late on Wednesday that it would seek to wrestle hundreds of thousands of infected routers and storag
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Amazon Web Services is looking to invest in Chile for the long-term as part of a larger Latin American expansion plan, a senior e
The FBI sought to defend itself from mounting accusations it had irresponsibly relied on inflated statistics about the number of encrypted phones inve
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Activists in Amsterdam on Wednesday launched the 'Datavakbond' or data labor union , which hopes to elect leaders to negotiate
PARIS (Reuters) - Uber plans to offer all its European drivers an upgraded version of the health insurance it already provides in France in a drive to
PARIS (Reuters) - IBM announced new recruitment in France before a meeting between President Emmanuel Macron and the bosses of IBM and Microsoft .
SINGAPORE/HANOI (Reuters) - Bui Mai Phuong is an avid online shopper, ordering anything from clothing to personal-care products from her smartphone. B
Wyoming to allow grizzly bear hunting for first time in decades, will be biggest hunt in lower 48 states since delisting
On safari for the rare African tech unicorn, Goldman Sachs and other big-name investors think they have spotted a winner in Jumia, the continent’s a
Uber's self-driving cars won't return to streets of Arizona following crash that killed woman crossing a darkened street
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