Best Buy Expands After-School Tech ProgramBest Buy is expanding an after-school tech program for underprivileged teens as it hopes to create workers with the skills to serve increasingly savvy shoppers.
Social Media Helping College Teams Start New TraditionsIn an era when it's increasingly difficult to get fans in the stadium, it apparently isn't so hard to get them into new rituals.
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.
Facebook To Turn Over Russia-Linked Ads Social media giant Facebook is expected to provide Congress on Monday with more than 3,000 ads that ran around the time of the 2016 presidential election and are linked to a Russian ad agency.
Technology Connects Volunteer Rescuers With Harvey Flood Victims Rising above the chaos of Harvey, an army of volunteers are flocking to the coast, with boats to save people stranded in their homes.
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.