Windows 10 Preview Adds 7,000 New Features, Microsoft Claims
October 21 2014 7:38 PM
The update to Microsoft's under-construction software adds a new notification center.
9 Ways To Boost Your Facebook Post’s Visibility
October 21 2014 4:23 PM
Tip 1: Posts that offer congratulations do much, much better than others.
We're Not Snooping On Your 'Spotlight' Searches: Apple
October 21 2014 12:50 PM
The company said it protects user privacy with anonymous IDs and other methods.
Apple Automatically Collecting User Search, Location Data
October 20 2014 6:48 PM
Any Web search conducted from Safari's address bar goes to Apple, by default.
Amazon's Same-Day Grocery Service Is About A Lot More Than Groceries
October 17 2014 5:13 PM
It means more trucks for holiday deliveries as well.
New Twitter Timeline Booed
October 17 2014 11:08 AM
But one employee defended the platform's new Twitter-curated timeline practice as “research in action" that “works well.”
FBI Wants Access To Encrypted Emails
October 16 2014 6:52 PM
The FBI director says that encryption services that rose in response to the NSA's surveillance programs are hurting law enforcement.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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."
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.
Edward Snowden's Online Privacy How-To Guide
October 13 2014 11:28 AM
In a new interview in the New Yorker, Edward Snowden called Facebook and Google "dangerous services." He also doesn't like Dropbox.
Teen Killed At Haunted Hayride Halloween Attraction
October 11 2014 9:15 PM
Bystanders did nothing at first, thinking the fatal accident was "part of the ride."