Which Wireless Carrier Has The Best Performing Network?The return of unlimited data plans from the nation's big four wireless carriers hasn't hurt network performance, according to the latest report from RootMetrics.
In U.S. First, Scientists Edit Human Embryo GenesFor the first time in the United States, scientists have edited the genes of human embryos, a controversial step toward perhaps one day being able to help babies avoid inherited diseases.
Samsung Poised To Unseat Intel As King Of MicrochipsIntel's more than two decade-long reign as the king of the silicon-based semiconductor is poised to end Thursday when South Korea's Samsung Electronics elbows the U.S. manufacturer aside.
Study Finds E-Cigarette Users More Likely To Kick HabitPeople who use e-cigarettes are more likely to kick the habit than those who do not, a new study found. The research is the largest look yet at e-cigarette users, and found that e-cigarettes play a role in helping people quit.
Why You Still Can't Ditch Your Cable BoxNot that long ago, the clunky cable box looked like it was on its way out.
Facebook's Ads Keep Creeping Into More AppsScrolling through an ad-free Instagram is now a distant memory. Soon, users of Facebook's Messenger app will begin to see ads too, and WhatsApp may not be far behind. Welcome to the Facebook ad creep.
Ford Mustang Is Still Global Hit Despite U.S. SlumpMore than 50 years after it was introduced, the world remains captivated by the Ford Mustang. It is the quintessential American car in 140 countries. "It has a mass appeal," said history professor John Heitmann.
Should You Be Worried About The Rise Of AI?Tech titans Mark Zuckerberg and Elon Musk recently slugged it out over the possible threat that artificial intelligence might one day pose to the human race, but you could be forgiven if you don't think this is a pressing question.
New York Eyes 'Textalyzer' To Bust Distracted DriversNew York state is set to study the use of a device known as the "textalyzer" that would allow police to determine whether a motorist involved in a serious crash was texting while driving.
Taco Bell Partners With Lyft For 'Ride-Thru' MealsTaco Bell is testing a new service that allows users of the ride-sharing app Lyft to add a Taco Bell stop to their ride with the click of a button. The companies have announced a 'Taco Mode' option in the Lyft app.
Robots & Weather Among New Girl Scout BadgesGirl Scouts can now earn 23 new badges focused on science, technology, engineering and math. It's the largest addition of new badges in a decade. The effort nudges girls to become citizen scientists.
American Mac Computers Hacked With 'FruitFly' Surveillance MalwareSome Mac computers have been hacked by invasive and stealthy FruitFly malware, which can tap into webcams and take screenshots.