Mars Orbiters Survive Risky Comet Flyby
October 20 2014 5:23 AM
The comet could provide clues to the solar system's earliest days more than 4 billion years ago, according to NASA.
Globalfoundries Set To Take Over IBM’s Chip Unit: Report
October 20 2014 3:33 AM
IBM is expected to announce the deal on Monday morning along with its third-quarter results.
Snapchat Plunges Into Ads 'To Make Money'
October 20 2014 1:44 AM
Snapchat ads, which will not appear in users’ personal communications, will be removed after 24 hours or after they are watched.
Apple, AT&T And Verizon Begin Taking Preorders For New iPads
October 18 2014 5:27 AM
Apple will start shipping the iPads later next week, with estimated delivery times for both new tablets listed as two to four business days.
Mysterious US Military Space Plane Returns To Earth
October 18 2014 4:31 AM
While the purpose of these flights is still unknown, the mysterious nature of the X-37B missions has led to many conspiracy theories.
1934 Drought Was The Worst In 1,000 Years
October 17 2014 7:59 AM
The 1934 drought was one of four similar events -- collectively called the Dust Bowl -- that occurred in sequence over a period of 10 years.
Saturn’s Moon Mimas May Have Liquid Water Ocean
October 17 2014 6:33 AM
If Mimas is home to an ocean, it will join a club of “ocean worlds,” which includes several moons of Jupiter and two other Saturn moons.
Twitter Ties Up With iTunes, SoundCloud For Audio Streaming
October 17 2014 3:34 AM
The feature is expected to help musicians promote their new albums while providing people with a new way to discover songs on iTunes.
Apple Launches 'Most Beautiful And Powerful iMac Ever'
October 17 2014 1:54 AM
The new iMac has been described by a company executive as "insanely great," but its pricing may not appeal to the masses.
Extinct Giant Kangaroos Could Walk But Not Hop, Study Suggests
October 16 2014 7:51 AM
The ancient giant kangaroos could support their body with an upright posture and were able to support their weight on one leg at a time.
Tablet Sales Expected To Slow In 2014
October 16 2014 6:22 AM
Some tablet users are not replacing their old device with a new one, and instead favor hybrid, or two-in-one devices, according to Gartner.
Google Prepares To Deliver Ultra-Fast Internet Service: Report
October 16 2014 4:21 AM
The new technology could be the basis of a wireless connection that can reach homes without any ground cable or fiber connection.
Will.i.am Launches ‘Puls’ Smartwatch
October 16 2014 2:42 AM
Unlike most other wearable devices, Puls can connect to a cellular network automatically to make calls and send text messages.
Expect Retina iPad Mini 2 On Thursday, Not New MacBook Air: Report
October 14 2014 8:00 AM
Apple is also expected to introduce a Smart Cover and Smart Case line-up in new colors and an updated design.
Russian Hackers Target NATO, Ukraine And Others: Report
October 14 2014 6:52 AM
The command server, which was located in Germany, reportedly exposed Russian-language computer files that had been uploaded by the hackers.
Google's $500M 'Magic Leap'
October 14 2014 3:58 AM
Magic Leap’s website suggests that the company could be working on a highly advanced form of virtual reality.
Netflix To Charge More For Ultra-HD 4K Content
October 14 2014 1:47 AM
According to Netflix, the latest price increase will not immediately affect existing subscribers who are already paying for 4K content.
Galaxy Note 4 Receives First Software Update
October 13 2014 7:27 AM
The new update, with the firmware number XXU1ANJ4, improves the device’s stability and boosts battery life.
Climate Change Forcing Tropical Fish To Move Poleward
October 13 2014 6:03 AM
Scientists examined 802 commercially important species of fish and invertebrates to observe how they react to warming ocean temperatures.
Twitter To Partner With French Bank For Online Cash Transfers
October 13 2014 3:03 AM
The move is the latest attempt to enter the mobile-payments segment by Twitter, which is seeking to expand its revenue sources.