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.
Venezuela: Now Less Of A US Enemy (At The UN)
October 16 2014 12:12 PM
The United States successfully derailed Venezuela's 2006 bid for the Security Council, but stayed quiet this time.
Steam Offering Free Game Weekend
October 16 2014 12:01 PM
If you're looking to update your Steam game library, Valve is offering 10 free games this weekend.
Does Hand Sanitizer Kill Ebola?
October 16 2014 11:11 AM
Amid the deadliest Ebola outbreak in history, Soap.com reports that hand sanitizer sales jumped 20 percent.
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.
Possible Ebola Case In Connecticut
October 16 2014 10:20 AM
Yale-New Haven Hospital in Connecticut is testing a patient for Ebola.
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."
Brazil's Market-Minded Presidential Challenger
October 16 2014 8:40 AM
Aécio Neves has investor support and a shot at unseating Rousseff. The question is, can he win over Brazil's middle-class voters?
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.
Five Of Our Favorite Female Video Game Characters
October 15 2014 5:14 PM
Women aren't always depicted poorly in video games. Here's proof.
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.
Amazon Out To Prove It's Serious About Games
October 15 2014 1:57 PM
Acquisitions of Twitch and Double Helix show that Jeff Bezos is willing buy his way into the market.
Mexico: Missing Students Not In Mass Grave
October 15 2014 10:51 AM
The search continues for 43 Mexican students who went missing after a confrontation with police in September.
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.
With Weeks To Go, Republicans Maintain Midterms Edge
October 15 2014 9:21 AM
Two new polls show potential voters are still in favor of a Republican-controlled Congress as the Nov. 4 midterm elections draw closer.
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.
The Top Five Most Sexist Video Games
October 14 2014 4:50 PM
Before gamergate, the representation of women in video games can be a bit iffy. We compiled a list of some of the worst offenders.
Jack White Keyboardist Isaiah ‘Ikey’ Owens Dies Suddenly At 38
October 14 2014 3:46 PM
Jack White keyboardist Isaiah ‘Ikey’ Owens was found dead in a Mexican hotel room Tuesday.