Dallas Conference Aims To Teach Girls About STEM FieldsA new kind of learning aims to teach girls in school about the fields of science, technology, engineering and math outside of the classroom.
Diversity Debate Sparked In Texas After Google Engineer's MemoA now widely circulated manifesto questioning the biological fitness of women for STEM careers has the tech world talking -- and many women fuming.
Google CEO Slams Gender Memo As Employee Reportedly FiredA memo written by a male engineer at Google about gender differences sparked a quick rebuttal from Google after it circulated widely online. The engineer, James Damore, was reportedly fired.
Google VP Denounces Employee Memo's Views On Female WorkersGoogle's new head of diversity has rejected an internal commentary from an employee who suggested women don't get ahead in tech jobs because of biological differences.
Azle Improves 911 Response With Free Mobile AppIf you call 911 on your cell phone police may not be able to find you, now one police department in the Metroplex is raising the red flag.
Visa Looking To Help Small Businesses Go CashlessVisa is looking to push more small businesses into updating their digital payment technology, offering up to $10,000 each to 50 U.S.-based small business owners that are committed to going cashless.
Under The Covers: Sleep Technology ExplodesPillows that track your snoozing patterns? A bed that adjusts based on how much you twist and turn? Companies are adding more technology into their products, hoping to lure customers craving a better night's sleep.
SnapMap Feature Causing Concerns For Some Snapchat UsersA new feature from Snapchat is creating all kinds of talk.
Autonomous Cars (No Human Backup) May Hit Roads Next YearAutonomous vehicles with no human backup will be put to the test on publicly traveled roads as early as next year in what may be the first attempt at unassisted autonomous piloting.
Baseball Coming To Virtual-Reality HeadsetsBaseball games will soon arrive on virtual-reality headsets. Traditional TV coverage of the games will appear on a virtual screen in front of you.
UN, Microsoft Announce $5M Partnership On Human RightsMicrosoft says it's contributing $5 million over five years to the U.N. human rights office, which the Geneva-based agency calls a "landmark partnership" that could prod other big private-sector donors to follow suit.
Ransomware Attack Hits Businesses Across The WorldEmployees booting up computers at work Monday could see red as they discover they're victims of a global "ransomware" cyberattack that created chaos in 150 countries and could wreak even greater havoc as more malicious variations appear.