National Guard Troops Could Be Sent To Fight Ebola Outbreak
October 16 2014 7:57 PM
Up to 4,000 troops have been authorized, but not yet called up, to be sent to West Africa to help fight the Ebola epidemic.
Can You Catch Ebola From A Cough? Some Facts And Myths
October 16 2014 7:02 PM
Facts and myths about Ebola, including questions about the risks of exposure through coughs or sneezes.
Best Phablets 2014: iPhone 6 Plus vs. Galaxy Note 4 vs. Nexus 6
October 16 2014 3:08 PM
Big new devices from Apple, Samsung and Google mean it's officially fall phablet season.
How Nigeria And Senegal Showed The World The Right Way To Stop Ebola
October 16 2014 2:40 PM
Ebola was stopped in its tracks by workers in two relatively weak health care systems. The U.S. can do it too.
Alipay, China's Largest Payment Service, Looks To Fingerprints, Face Recognition
October 16 2014 12:23 PM
The company is working on fingerprint and face recognition technology for now.
New Facebook Feature Will Alert Friends During Disasters
October 16 2014 11:06 AM
The Facebook news feed is at a big disadvantage during real-time events because recent posts aren't necessarily surfaced.
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.