Instagram unveils new video service in challenge…

Instagram takes headlong plunge into video with new 'IGTV' service that allows longer clips, setting stage for more ads

Net neutrality backers fume as California bill…

California legislation that was billed as one of the nation's most aggressive efforts to revive net neutrality was watered down during a tense legislative hearing

Watch Out YouTube...Here Comes IGTV!

According to TechCrunch Instagram is launching a longer-form video hub on Thursday called IGTV. The site notes that videos will now be able to range from 15 seconds to 60 minutes.

Face scans for international travelers at Florida airport

Florida's busiest airport is becoming the first one in the nation to require all passengers on arriving and departing international flights, including U.S. citizens, to submit to a face scan

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Tesla Sues Ex-Employee Who Allegedly Stole Gigs…

Tesla has filed a lawsuit against a former employee whom the company has accused of stealing "gigabytes" of confidential data and allegedly hacking into the computers of its Nevada battery factory. According to Bloomberg , the suit identifies Martin Tripp of Sparks as the employee, who reportedly admitted to investigators that...

Tesla sues ex-employee alleging data theft, leaks…

A former employee hacked into computers at Tesla's Nevada battery factory, stole confidential information and combined it with falsehoods in leaks to the media, the electric car maker alleged in a federal lawsuit

Alexa, Order Room Service Please!

Amazon has a new version of Alexa for hotels. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.

Apple signs deal with Sesame Workshop for kids' shows

Apple is getting into business with the prestigious Sesame Workshop, giving a multiple-series order to the nonprofit organization

Sweden starts construction on fossil fuel-free…

Sweden has started construction on a factory that will test whether it's feasible to make steel without burning fossil fuels

FTC puts data, privacy under spotlight with new…

The Federal Trade Commission says it is holding broad-based hearings about technology, competition and privacy of a kind it hasn't held in more than 20 years

Rule the School! First Grader Wins National…

A first grader just won Google’s annual Doodle 4 Google contest. Buzz60's Natasha Abellard has the story.

The Mouse chases the Fox: Disney makes $71B…

The competition for Fox is heating up, as Disney is boosting its offer for the company to $71.3 billion.

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Hyundai Motor, Audi join hands for fuel cell…

Hyundai Motor Group says it has signed an agreement with Audi AG to jointly develop electronics vehicles powered by fuel cell technology

IBM computer proves formidable against 2 human…

IBM is pitting a computer against two human debaters in the first public demonstration of artificial intelligence technology it's been working on for more than five years

I Object! IBM Creates AI That Can Debate Humans

IBM's Project Debater can have meaningful conversations with humans. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.

Arizona man sentenced to prison for cyberattack in Wisconsin

An Arizona man has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for his conviction in a 2015 cyberattack that interrupted communications equipment for emergency workers in Madison, Wisconsin

The Latest: AT&T also vows to cut off…

The Latest: AT&T also vows to cut off location-data brokers

Merkel says climate change is 'a fact,' laments…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel took aim at U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris accord Tuesday, calling the move "very regrettable."

They Set Out to Raise $1,500 for a Separated…

USA Today called it "likely the largest fundraiser ever on Facebook" ... and that was when it had raised $3.6 million. The Facebook campaign set up by Silicon Valley couple Charlotte and Dave Willner—"Reunite an immigrant parent with their child"—has as of this writing pulled in $3.95...

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Alexa, send up breakfast: Amazon launches Echo…

Amazon launches Alexa for hotels that orders room service

Elon Musk: Rogue Employee Wrought 'Extensive…

Never a dull moment for Elon Musk: The Tesla CEO warned all employees Monday that a saboteur inside the company had caused "quite extensive and damaging sabotage to our operations," reports Reuters . "This included making direct code changes to the Tesla Manufacturing Operating System under false usernames and exporting large...