FCC Beefs Up Emergency Cellphone AlertsThe federal government is beefing up emergency cellphone alerts like the one used in New York to advertise a search for a bombing suspect earlier in September.
Texas Sues To Stop U.S. From Ceding ICANN ControlThree conservative states, including Texas, are suing the Obama administration in an attempt to block the U.S. government from ceding oversight of some of the internet's core systems.
FCC Delays Vote On Much-Disputed Cable Box RulesFederal regulators have delayed a vote on requiring cable and satellite TV companies to make free apps to bypass the need for cable boxes. Consumers could potentially save hundreds of dollars each year if they don't have to buy or rent a cable box.
Volvo Plans To Sell Self-Driving Car In 5 YearsVolvo CEO Hakan Samuelsson said that the company's self-driving car will have a steering wheel, but consumers can pay $10,000 extra for a full autopilot system that will let them relax while the car drives itself.
Cellphones Spill Into Yellowstone's Wilds Despite Park PlanAdventure seekers encounter untamed wilderness when they enter the backcountry of Yellowstone National Park. A refuge from ringing cellphones? Not so much anymore.
HP Promises Fix For Printer Update That Bars Outside InkHP has apologized to customers for a software update that made some of its printers stop working with ink cartridges from competing suppliers, even if the printers had accepted the same cartridges in the past.
Selena Gomez Reaches 100 Million Instagram FollowersSelena Gomez isn't keeping her Instagram account to herself. The pop star has become the most followed celebrity on the popular photo sharing site, and the first to hit 100 million followers.
Blige's Interview With Clinton Faces Online RidiculeClips teasing Mary J. Blige's interview with Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on her upcoming Apple Music show "The 411" are not winning over social media users.
SpaceX's Musk Envisions 1,000 Passenger Ships To MarsOn a personal quest to settle Mars, SpaceX founder Elon Musk envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying en masse to the red planet well within the next century, "Battlestar Galactica" style.
Pilots & Air Traffic Controllers Shifting To Text MessagesAirline pilots and air traffic controllers are on schedule to switch to text communications at most of the nation's busiest airports by the end of the year, a milestone that holds great potential, according to the FAA.
SeaWorld Announces New Features For ParksSeaWorld on Tuesday unveiled a virtual reality experience for one of its roller coasters, a new presentation on orcas and a shareable entrance pass among the changes coming to the company's parks.
Verizon: Call Records Of 'Fewer Than 500' Customers BreachedA Verizon Wireless spokeswoman says it appears that "fewer than 500 customers" had their private information accessed in 2014 in a federal computer breach case involving a former technician.