Study: Lower-Income Kids Give More Time To TV, Digital MediaChildren in lower-income families spend more time watching TV and using electronic devices than kids in more affluent homes, according to a survey released Thursday.
Toyota Recalls Some Sienna Minivans For Shifter DefectToyota is recalling 347,120 of its Sienna minivans from 2005-2007 and 2009-2010 because they can shift out of the 'park' position and roll away.
Twitter Vows New Crackdown On Hateful, Abusive TweetsTwitter is vowing to crack down further on hate speech and sexual harassment, days after CEO Jack Dorsey said in a tweetstorm that the company is not doing enough to protect its users.
Survey Says 7 In 10 Millennials Would Rather Text Than Talk In PersonMost people wouldn't be shocked to hear that millennials enjoy texting. But a survey found that nearly 74 percent of them would rather text than have a face-to-face conversation.
Ford Recalling About 1.3 Million Vehicles For Possible Door IssueFord is recalling about 1.3 million vehicles in North America because of potential door problems. In some vehicles, a frozen latch or bent or kinked cable may cause a door to not open or close.
Nielsen Says It Will Report On Who's Watching Streamed ShowsThe Nielsen company, which has long measured viewership of television programs, now says it has a way to collect and widely spread details about how many people watch programming produced by streaming services like Netflix and Amazon.
U.S. Takes On Japan In Highly-Anticipated Giant Robot BattleAmerican engineers challenged their Japanese opponents to a duel in 2015. The titanic fight was recently completed and will stream on Twitch on Tuesday night.
Microsoft Rolls Out New Windows 10 Update And LaptopsMicrosoft has begun rolling out an update to its Windows 10 operating system, hoping to spark enthusiasm for its virtual- and augmented-reality ambitions.
Researchers Find Vulnerability Affecting Wi-Fi SecuritySecurity researchers have discovered a Wi-Fi network vulnerability that could allow attackers to steal sensitive information or spread malicious software.
Women Come Forth As Assault & Harassment Victims In #MeToo TweetsThousands of women are responding to Alyssa Milano's call to tweet #MeToo to raise awareness of sexual harassment and assault following the revelation of misconduct by Harvey Weinstein.
Twitter Restores Rose McGowan's Account After OutcryTwitter on Thursday restored Rose McGowan's account after temporarily suspending it and causing an outcry it had muted one of the central figures in the allegations against Harvey Weinstein.
Zuckerberg Sorry For VR Tour Of Devastated Puerto RicoMark Zuckerberg has apologized for showcasing Facebook's VR capability with a tour of hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico. The intent, he said, was to show "how VR can raise awareness and help us see what's happening in different parts of the world."