Tech

Fiat Chrysler chooses Jeep exec Manley to replace…

Jeep executive Mike Manley will be the new CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobile after longtime leader Sergio Marchionne's health suddenly deteriorated following surgery

Facebook suspends Boston analytics firm over data…

Facebook says it has suspended a Boston-based analytics firm while it investigates how it collects and shares Facebook and Instagram's user data

This Adorable Robot Will Carry Your Luggage And…

KLm is turning to a robot to make air travel less stressful. Buzz60's Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more.

Facebook Suspends Another Analytics Firm Over…

The company reportedly had contracts with the U.S. government and a Russian nonprofit with connections to the Kremlin.

Russian space agency confirms security agency search

Russia's space agency is confirming that federal security agents have searched two of its daughter operations, following a report that their workers were suspected of treason for cooperating with the West

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Best Buy Defied Doomsayers. Now, a New Strategy

Big-box retailer Circuit City went belly up in 2009 thanks largely to the encroach of Amazon. The widespread expectation was that rival Best Buy would soon follow. But it's now about a decade later, and, surprise, surprise, the chain is actually "thriving in the age of Amazon," as a story...

Melania Trump listens to students talk about…

Melania Trump hears from teens working on best practices for being civil online

Meghan And Harry Are The Subjects Of Streaming…

A Netflix-style Royalty streaming service plans a one-hour documentary on Harry and Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.

Rosenstein defends charging foreign agents US can…

The top law enforcement official overseeing the probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 election is defending the prosecution of foreign agents who may never see the inside of a U.S. courtroom

Zuckerberg's Holocaust comment puts Facebook on…

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg clarified a comment that seemed to give Holocaust deniers the benefit of the doubt, highlighting Facebook's unease with policing conspiracy theories

Disney streaming could get boost as Comcast drops…

Comcast drops out of fight for Fox, paving the way for Disney to boost its upcoming streaming service

Robot Security Guards Are Already on Patrol

Knightscope's K5 security robot is ready to protect and server. Tony Spitz has the details.

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Microsoft profit up, aided by cloud rivalry with…

Microsoft Corp. on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $8.87 billion, boosted in part by its efforts to rival Amazon as a key cloud computing provider for retailers and other businesses

High-altitude balloons to deliver internet access…

A Google-affiliated company has chosen Kenya as the home of its first announced commercial deal for delivering internet access to hard-to-reach areas using high-altitude balloons.

EU ruling against Google opens 'opportunity…

European regulators' latest swipe at the dominance of U.S. tech giant Google could open new opportunities for rivals in search and web browsers _ that is, if handset manufacturers decide to make the most of the opening

Instagram Testing Feature to Keep Nosy Exes Away…

The social media giant is testing a feature that will keep your nosy ex away.Susana Victoria Perez has more.

Trump on EU's $5B fine against Google: 'I told you so!'

President Donald Trump says the European Union's record $5 billion fine against tech giant Google proves his point that the EU is taking advantage of the U.S. Trump is engaged in a running dispute with the EU over its trade practices

Zuckerberg Runs Into Backlash Over Holocaust…

Mark Zuckerberg has found himself mired in a new controversy, this time stemming from comments he made about Holocaust deniers who post on Facebook. In an interview with Kara Swisher of recode, Zuckerberg was discussing the kinds of things Facebook does and does not take down, and he said that...

Senators See Another Use for Netflix and Spotify

People might find their Netflix binges interrupted by emergency alerts under a bipartisan bill announced in the Senate Wednesday. The READI Act—Reliable Emergency Alert Distribution Improvement—was introduced by Sen. John Thune of South Dakota and Sen. Brian Schatz of Hawaii, Gizmodo reports. It aims to reduce the chances...

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'Shark Week': A Brief History of the Summertime…

That’s right, Shark Week is back! And as it is the 30th anniversary of TV’s famous aquatic marathon, we’re taking a look at the history of discovery Channel's longest running cable television program in history.

She Thought It Was a Goof on Her Family Tree. It Was a Secret

After Catherine St Clair used AncestryDNA's test, she took to bed crying. What she initially thought was a goof on the part of the company was actually the revelation of a secret that had never occurred to her: Her brother wasn't appearing properly on her family tree because he wasn't...