Microsoft Corp’s hardware chief gave employees a sneak peek at a ‘selfie’ phone featuring a 5 megapixel forward-facing camera at an internal meeting this week, a source at the company said on Tuesday.
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Cox Communications has rolled out a home security package for Las Vegas customers, adding a fourth leg to its home technologies. More than an alarm system, the security package allows customers to set up cameras, motion sensors and water sensors around their homes.
Forensic computer experts from Carnegie Mellon University have uncovered previously unseen digital artwork from 60s pop artist Andy Warhol.
The growth of Las Vegas’ technology community was evident Wednesday night at the Technology Business Alliance of Nevada awards. Where the awards dinner two years ago was held in a country club, 2014’s ceremony took place in a nightclub.
Amazon.com’s streaming video service will offer some older shows from premium-cable channel HBO starting next month, a deal that intensifies both companies’ competition with subscription-video service Netflix.
AT&T plans a major expansion of super-fast Internet services to cover as many as 100 municipalities in 25 metropolitan areas.
Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centers with renewable energy to reduce the pollution caused by its devices and online services.
Officials are requesting that Healthcare.gov users reset their passwords after an internal review by the Department of Homeland security flagged the site as possibly being vulnerable to a Heartbleed exploit.
Netflix is raising its prices for new members, and prices for existing members will follow suit after that.
Facebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to see which of their friends are in close proximity using a new feature the company is launching on Thursday.
A 500-meter stretch of roadway near Oss, Netherlands is paving the way for the future of our roads.
Online retailer Amazon said Thursday its buying digital comics company comiXology for an undisclosed sum.
Here are answers to some common questions about Heartbleed — a security hole that may have exposed millions of passwords, credit card numbers and other personal information — and what you can do to protect yourself.
The first Instagram post from space happened on Monday, and it tops every Instagram post ever. Literally.
An alarming lapse in Internet security has exposed millions of passwords, credit card numbers and other sensitive information to potential theft. The breakdown revealed this week affects a widely used encryption technology that is supposed to protect online accounts for emails, instant messaging and a wide range of electronic commerce.
The personal data gathering abilities of Google, Facebook and other tech companies has sparked growing unease among Americans, with a majority worried that Internet companies are encroaching too much upon their lives, a new poll showed.
A 5-year-old San Diego boy has outwitted the sharpest minds at Microsoft — he’s found a backdoor to the Xbox. Kristoffer Von Hassel managed to log in to his father’s Xbox Live account. When the password log-in screen appeared, Kristoffer simply hit the space button a few times and hit enter.
Google Glass is like a fickle friend. Surprises await, such as the time it took a photo of my ceiling while I was making carrot and ginger soup.
A new mobile messaging application called FireChat is empowering nearby smartphone users to stay in touch even when there’s no cellular service or Internet connection.
Five local entrepreneur teams were finalists in the Dominic Anthony Marrocco Southern Nevada Business Plan Competition on Friday at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Foundation Building.
Nearly a year after the launch of real money online poker in Nevada, there’s a new wave of players who must pay taxes on Web poker winnings from 2013.
Instagram says it is fixing a bug that has hidden users’ photos on its mobile app from the past several days. The Facebook-owned photo-sharing app said on Twitter Wednesday that it is working on fixing a temporary glitch that is showing photos from several days ago.
Mozilla co-founder Brendan Eich is stepping down as CEO following protests over his support of a gay marriage ban in California.