21-Day Ebola Quarantine May Not Suffice: Study
October 16 2014 9:18 AM
A new study suggests that the 21-day quarantine period for Ebola may not be "sufficiently protective to public health."
More Countries Ban Travelers From Ebola-Hit West Africa
October 16 2014 2:14 AM
Airports in the U.S., U.K., and Canada have started screening people at airports as a precautionary measure.
EBay Earnings Lukewarm In Q3
October 15 2014 6:21 PM
The online merchant lowered guidance for the next quarter and posted lower-than-expected revenue.
How Ebola Could Create A Food Crisis
October 15 2014 6:06 PM
In some places, people are paying three times as much for ordinary foods.
Nurses Say US Hospitals 'Not Prepared' For Ebola
October 15 2014 5:24 PM
American hospitals are shockingly unprepared to treat Ebola patients, nurses from across the United States said Wednesday.
Who's Most At Risk To Contract Ebola In The US?
October 15 2014 4:25 PM
Nurses make up one of the largest sectors of the nation's workforce, and are at the front lines of the Ebola outbreak, which has claimed 4,447 lives in just two months.
Skype Qik: Microsoft's Video-Messaging App For A Snapchat Era
October 15 2014 1:59 PM
Microsoft's new video chat app looks perfect for smartwatches, but the company is being coy on the details.
How Canada Is Leading The Ebola Fight
October 15 2014 10:47 AM
With the Ebola death toll topping 4,400 in West Africa, all eyes are on TKM-Ebola and ZMapp — two front-runner drugs developed in Canada.
Google Maps Releases Greatest Chrome Extension Ever (Probably)
October 14 2014 6:51 PM
It will make new tabs in Chrome look pretty, and that's about it.
Vatican Document 'Groundbreaking' For LGBT Catholics
October 14 2014 3:31 PM
The document from the synod of bishops states: “Homosexuals have gifts and qualities to offer to the Christian community.”
Why One Texas Hospital Couldn't Contain Ebola
October 14 2014 3:12 PM
Federal officials are considering requiring that Ebola patients be transferred to hospitals with special containment units.
Zuckerberg Donates $25M To Fight Ebola
October 14 2014 1:26 PM
The Facebook founder and his wife, Priscilla Chan, warn Ebola must be contained before it spreads to the level of AIDS or polio.
Google Searching For Answers After Google Drive Outage
October 14 2014 12:14 PM
Google's cloud-based storage and software suite, Google Drive, was down for several hours on Tuesday.
Amazon Plans Stores In San Francisco, Sacramento In Addition To NYC
October 14 2014 11:30 AM
Amazon is opening one "pop-up" store for the holidays in Sacramento, as well as one in San Francisco.
Windows 10 Technical Preview Tops 1M Free Downloads
October 14 2014 10:20 AM
Microsoft says it will eventually bring Windows 10 to tiny devices connected to the "Internet of Things."
Congresswoman Calls For Travel Ban On Passengers From West Africa
October 14 2014 2:09 AM
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention believes that a travel ban might further worsen the Ebola epidemic.
Experimental Ebola Vaccine Starting Human Trials
October 13 2014 8:16 PM
Clinical trials on humans are underway for a Canadian-made vaccine that has proved "100% effective" on test animals.
Google Worth $1 Trillion By 2020: Analyst
October 13 2014 5:28 PM
Google will have to grow by more than 30 percent annually in the next five years to hit $1 trillion.
Facebook Eyes New Revenue From Messenger Payments
October 13 2014 3:50 PM
The social-networking giant currently brings in 92 percent of its revenue from digital advertising and may be looking to diversify.
Snapsaved Admits Role In Hacked Photos, But Questions Remain
October 13 2014 1:57 PM
The site's claims, however, don't jibe with images released Sunday.