Technology

Apple investigating wireless charging via Wi-Fi routers

Detailed is a method for transferring power to electronic devices over frequencies normally dedicated to data communications.

Amazon unveils Echo Look, a voice-controlled camera for fashion tips

The Look's Style Check service blends AI algorithms with fashion specialist advice to provide a second opinion.

Instagram doubles its user base to 700 million monthly actives

Instagram’s progress has come at the expense of Snapchat’s growth, which sank 82 percent since Instagram launched its Stories copycat in August.

Samsung's chip business keeps things looking up in Q1 2017

As a company, it brought home the $8.75 billion in operating profit expected, and looks forward to better results next quarter.

Google’s Trips app revamped for better travel planning

The app collates all of your flight, hotel, car reservations; the new update makes its overview of your travel plans far more comprehensive.

Spotify buys Mediachain Labs to track, manage music royalties

Mediachain has created a decentralized, peer-to-peer protocol and database for connecting applications with media.

Google's experimental Android app can take clean photos in dark

Google's Nexus 6P and Pixel could take well-exposed, color-accurate and largely noise-free photos in extremely dark situations.

Apple Reportedly Hires NASA Expert For Secretive AR Glasses, Are iGlasses In The Works?

Apple is reportedly teaming up with an expert from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for its “secretive” AR glasses. Leaks surfaced last week hinting that the Cupertino tech giant is currently working on a...

Here’s How Wrong Past Environmental Predictions Have Been

Americans have paid a steep price for buying into environmental deception and lies

Facebook Touts 700M Instagram Users Amid Horrific Video Posts

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) is touting its booming Instagram unit – which just hit 700 million monthly active users – as it continues to face backlash for graphic videos being posted via its “Live” feature.

The US and Europe Need to Coordinate Their Cyber Weapons

The question isn’t just 'How do we use them together?' but 'Who gets to use them first?'

1st Twitter Revenue Drop Since IPO

NEW YORK (AP) -- You'd think Twitter would be able to milk its status as President Donald Trump's megaphone. But the company still faces stagnant user growth, has never made a profit and even reported a quarterly...

Trump tweets don't help: 1st Twitter revenue drop since IPO

NEW YORK — You'd think Twitter would be able to milk its status as President Donald Trump's megaphone. But the company still faces stagnant user growth, has never made a profit and even reported a quarterly revenue...

Canon lifts annual profit outlook on Toshiba medical unit acquisition

The camera and printer maker forecast profit of 270 billion yen ($2.43 billion), up from 255 billion yen estimated in January.

Uber wants to test its flying taxis by 2020

The company's three-day "Elevate" summit is meant to discuss all things relating to vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) craft.