Apple To Accept Broken iPhones For Trade-InApple for the first time is accepting damaged iPhones as a trade-in from people wanting to upgrade. North Texas residents can trade in their old iPhones at any of the six Apple stores in Dallas, Fort Worth, Frisco, Plano or Southlake.
Robot Voice Designed To Annoy TelemarketersThe phone rings and you pick up only to find out that you have now been roped into an unwanted conversation with a telemarketer. Have you ever wanted to give them a taste of their own medicine?
Facebook Celebrates 12th Birthday With Friend CollagesFacebook is giving friendship collages to its 1.6 billion users in celebration of the social network's 12th birthday. The collages will be packaged in video presentations of photos that have been previously been posted on Facebook.
Google To Test Self-Driving Cars In Washington StateGoogle says it will begin testing its self-driving cars in Kirkland, Washington. The Seattle suburb will become the third city, Austin is one of the others, to see the vehicles on its streets.
Toyota Discontinues Scion After Slumping SalesToyota is discontinuing its Scion brand, aimed at younger car buyers, after years of slumping sales. Sales of all models combined peaked at just over 173,000 in 2006. Last year, there were just over 56,000 sold.
Fiat Chrysler Recalls Chargers That Can Slip Off JacksFiat Chrysler is recalling more than 500,000 Dodge Chargers worldwide because they can slip off of a jack when tires are being changed. The recall covers vehicles from the 2011 to 2016 model years.
Alphabet Passes Apple As World's Most Valuable CompanyAlphabet now comes before Apple atop the list of the world's most valuable companies. The shift occurred in Monday's extended trading after Alphabet, Google's new parent company, released a fourth-quarter earnings report.
Google Parent Alphabet May Soon Top Apple's ValueAs the digital advertising market booms and demand for smartphones wanes, Alphabet could soon dethrone Apple as the world's most valuable company, five months after Google reorganized itself under the holding company.
Regulators Get Input - Sort Of - On Self-Driving Car RolloutCalifornia regulators deciding how to permit the future rollout of self-driving cars have been told by consumer advocates that their cautious approach was right on, and by companies developing the technology that the current course will delay deployment of the vehicles.
Facebook Enables Live Video On Its iPhone AppFacebook is ready to start broadcasting live video on its iPhone app.
GameStop Dipping Into Game Publishing BusinessGameStop is dipping a toe into the video game publishing business. The retailer is partnering with Insomniac Games to release the studio's upcoming underwater adventure "Song of the Deep."
Suzuki Recalls Motorcycles Over Stalling RiskSuzuki is recalling more than 68,000 motorcycles in the U.S. because the battery charging system can fail and cause the bikes to stall. The recall affects 15 models from the 2008 to 2012 model years.