Instagram Unveils New Video Service In Challenge To YouTubeFacebook's Instagram app is loosening its restraints on video in an attempt to lure younger viewers away from YouTube.
Banking By Smart Speaker Arrives, But Security Issues ExistBig banks and financial companies have started to offer banking through virtual assistants — Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant — in a way that will allow customers to perform tasks just with their voice.
Verizon To End Some Sale Of Phone-Location DataVerizon is pledging to stop selling data through intermediaries that pinpoints the location of mobile phones to outside companies.
Marriott On Board As Amazon Launches Alexa For Hotel RoomsAmazon has launched a version of Alexa for hotels that allows guests to order room service, ask for more towels or get restaurant recommendations without having to pick up the phone.
Dallas Kids Learning How To Pilot Drones At Summer CampElementary school students in Dallas this week are taking the controls and getting a head start on science learning at drone camp, bringing a lift to the summer doldrums.
Mary McCormack Says Husband's Tesla Shot Flames In TrafficThe husband of actress Mary McCormack was driving a Tesla Model S in Los Angeles traffic last week when the vehicle caught fire, she tweeted Friday night.
Supreme Court To Take Up iPhone App Store LawsuitThe Supreme Court will consider whether or not the purchasers of iPhone apps can sue Apple over allegations that it has an illegal monopoly on the sale of those apps.
WHO Classifies 'Gaming Disorder' As Mental Health ConditionThe WHO announced 'gaming disorder' as a new mental health condition to be included in the latest edition of its International Classification of Diseases on Monday.
Autonomous Waymo Vehicle Involved In 5-Car Crash In ArizonaPolice in a Phoenix suburb say a self-driving Waymo vehicle was among five cars involved in a collision, but no serious injuries were reported.
Fitbit Employees Charged with Stealing Trade SecretsProsecutors have charged one current and five former employees of Fitbit, Inc. with possessing trade secrets stolen from rival company Jawbone.
Apple To Close iPhone Loophole Used By Police To Access DevicesApple will make a method -- often used by police -- for getting data off iPhones much less powerful with a software update.
Developer Defends School-Shooting Video Game As Victims ComplainThe developer of a school-shooting video game is defending the product and vowing to continue selling it online.