The moment the media and technology industries have been expecting for years may finally be arriving: Apple is exploring getting into the original programming business.
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Nintendo fans around the world are in mourning.
Apple recently launched a new music streaming service, Apple Music. It also provides the App Store platform for competing streaming services including Jango, Spotify, Rhapsody and others.
Apple is finally letting users test the updates they’ve been waiting for. With iOS 9, the updates go beyond icon designs and color schemes. There’s a lot to look forward to — new apps as well as revamped ones. Apple Maps boasts particularly welcome upgrades.
Facebook is updating its preferences to let users see more from their best friends and the family members they like — and less from the odd cousins and obligatory business contacts they loathe.
For some, hitting the “Like” button on Facebook just isn’t enough. Luckily for those users, four Brazilian evangelical Christians have created a new, “sin-free” version of Facebook called Facegloria that allows users to click “Amen” instead of “Like” when they approve of a post , according to Vice News.
A hacking group best known for breaking into top-tier technology companies Apple Inc, Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc more than two years ago is now believed to be one of a handful of highly skilled independent gangs pursuing corporate secrets for profit.
The National Treasury Employees Union said on Wednesday it has sued a federal government hiring agency over recent cyberattacks, alleging it violated constitutional privacy rights of NTEU members by failing to keep their personnel records safe.
There’s now an app for messaging that requires no mobile data plan and no Internet connection, and it’s exploding in popularity among junior high and high school kids.
Digital Royalty, a 6-year-old social media company based in the downtown Las Vegas John E. Carson hotel building and a consultant for Bill Foley’s NHL team initiative in Las Vegas, is closing, the owner of the company said in a blog post.
GoPro is releasing its smallest camera yet, called the “Hero4 Session.” It’s 50% smaller and 40% lighter than the next-biggest model.
You check your phone where ? Nearly 90 percent of people admit to using their phone in the bathroom, according to a survey conducted by Verizon Wireless. Another 40 percent of respondents also admitted to using their phone at the dinner table, during a conversation or while at a movie.
“We have a giant robot. You have a giant robot. You know what needs to happen. We challenge you to a duel.”
What once was secret is now public on the Internet thanks to sites like Spokeo, White Pages and People Finder. But the king of them all is Instant Checkmate, which quickly compiles data ranging from criminal records to satellite images of your home.
Italy’s Hacking Team, which makes surveillance software used by governments to police the web, appeared to be the victim of hacking on a grand scale itself on Monday.
More than 100 subreddits on gaming, movies, science, etc. went dark for a few hours for the “Reddit Revolt,” a reaction to the news that Reddit’s communications director, Victoria Taylor, was let go on Thursday.
Chicago has expanded its taxing power to extend to streaming services. The city’s residents will now pay an extra 9 percent tax to use services such as Netflix and Spotify.
The Web can be overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. If you’re a Google Chrome user, there are thousands of browser plug-ins called “extensions” that can make it easier to stay on top everything you do online.
Real estate developer Donald Trump’s string of luxury hotel properties, The Trump Hotel Collection, could be the latest victim of credit card breach, KrebsonSecurity reported, citing data shared by several U.S.-based banks.
This fall, MasterCard will start experimenting with a new program: approving online purchases with a facial scan.
Google will add audio and visual alerts to warn drivers about upcoming railroad crossings on Google’s navigation system, the U.S. Federal Railroad Administration announced on Monday.
An unmanned Space Exploration Technologies rocket exploded about two minutes after liftoff from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Sunday, destroying a cargo ship bound for the International Space Station, NASA said.
Little drones flying overhead are one thing. A much larger, unmanned, four-seater airplane is another.