Japanese spacecraft touches down on asteroid to…

A Japanese spacecraft has touched down on a distant asteroid on a mission to collect material that could provide clues to the origin of the solar system

China's Huawei spy risks threaten U.S diplomacy abroad

For months, American officials have been warning that Chinese telecommunications giant is obligated to their government and has the capacity to spy on people in countries where its technology exists. But its spawned into more than just a spy story – now challenging Washington’s relations with European partners.

Google Didn't Notify Users Its Nest Alarm System…

It was only after Google announced a voice-assistant update to the Nest Guard that users learned of a built-in microphone.

White House ends California talks on mileage…

The Trump administration says it has broken off talks with California in a dispute over mileage standards, moving the two closer to a possible court battle that threatens to roil the auto industry

'We want 6G!' Trump takes aim at US tech firms

Forget 5G. President Donald Trump wants the U.S. to be a leader in 6G – a technology that is nowhere near ready for prime time.

Microsoft Says Hackers Targeted European…

The hacking attacks targeted 104 accounts belonging to organization employees in Belgium, France, Germany, Poland, Romania and Serbia.

Nestle, AT&T pull YouTube ads over pedophile…

Nestle, Epic Games and others are removing ads from YouTube while the company deals with comments from pedophiles on innocuous videos of kids

Samsung's Galaxy Fold: Price, release date and other key facts to know

The device features a 7.3-inch Infinity Flex Display, which can fold down to a 4.6-inch configuration capable of fitting into a pocket.

Why 'The Carlton' And The 'Milly Rock' Can't…

The U.S. Copyright Office has already ruled that the "Milly Rock" and "The Carlton" can't be copyrighted. So what now?

Google to end forced arbitration for all worker…

Google said Thursday it would end mandatory arbitration for workers after months of pressure from employees

Google admits it didn’t tell Nest users about built-in mic, but was 'never intended to be secret'

Google is under fire after admitting that Nest users were not told about the existence of a microphone on their devices.

How Facebook's Fake News Fight Helped Circulate…

Reports show that some social media algorithms designed to fight fake news are pointing people to vaccine misinformation before real info.

Estonians kick off online voting for March…

Balloting has started for next month's general election in Estonia, a day after Microsoft warned that hackers linked to Russia allegedly had targeted democratic institutions in Europe

Google defends secret Nest microphone as unintended 'error'

The oversight comes as Big Tech faces increasing public and federal scrutiny.

US Lawmakers Want To Question Facebook About…

The House Committee on Energy and Commerce sent a letter to Facebook chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg demanding a briefing about the accusations.

Swedish teen leads Belgian students on 7th…

Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg is leading Belgian students who are skipping classes for the seventh Thursday in a row to march through Brussels to draw more attention to fighting climate change

Jeff Bezos just taught us all a lesson about phone security

Every text message you send is susceptible to hacking. This also includes the baby photos you send over Facebook Messenger and every weird Snapchat you send to your best buddy.

NYC Mayor Criticizes Amazon For Pulling Out Of…

Bill de Blasio told NBC's 'Meet the Press' that the move is "an example of an abuse of corporate power."

Why do zebras have stripes? Perhaps to dazzle away flies

Zebra stripes are dazzling, particularly to flies and scientists say that might be the answer to how zebras got their stripes

German lawmaker wants to ban smartphones for kids under the age of 14

Children under the age of 14 should not be allowed to use smartphones because they may be exposed to pornography, according to a German government adviser.

UK Lawmakers Say Facebook Intentionally Broke…

The U.K.'s Digital, Culture, Media and Sport committee made the accusation in its report on fake news and disinformation on social media sites.

Report: US company to stop sales of genetic tech…

Report: Thermo Fisher Scientific says it will stop selling genetic sequencers in China's Muslim region of Xinjiang following criticism its products were used for surveillance