Facebook’s image outage revealed how it uses AI to catalog our photos

A Facebook outage that also affected Instagram and WhatsApp on Thursday revealed what may be a surprising development to some Facebook users: the company...

Facebook, Twitter scramble to stop wacky coronavirus conspiracy theories

The coronavirus’ rapid spread worldwide is forcing Big Tech to confront the equally viral proliferation of misinformation — in the form of outright falsehoods...

Apple could announce shift away from Intel chips for Macs

Apple could announce plans this month to swap out Intel chips with its own processors in Mac computers, a new report says. The tech giant...

NASA takes photo of Earth-size black ‘spot’ on Jupiter

NASA has captured stunning images of Jupiter pictured with an Earth-size black spot on its surface. It’s actually an enormous shadow from an eclipse caused...

Arizona pizzeria practices social distancing by using robots to deliver food

Robots can’t feel love, but they also can’t get sick. A pizza place in Arizona is testing a new form of social distancing amid the...

Cat who lost paws to frostbite gets 3D-printed titanium prosthetics

A female cat in Russia, Dymka, has been given a new lease on life after veterinarians performed surgery to replace her front and hind-leg...

How VR helps kids with autism make sense of real world

HERMITAGE, England – A specialist care facility in England is using virtual reality (VR) headsets and data mining to help children with autism to...

Switzerland first to use Apple-Google coronavirus contact tracing app

Apple and Google inked a historic partnership a few weeks ago, to develop a common standard for apps that can allow governments to conduct...

Security expert warns sextortion scams are back

Sextortion is seeing an uptick after a lull at the beginning of the year. After relative inactivity during the past several months, sextortion scams are...

Tesla ‘Autopilot’ receives poor marks from European safety officials

Tesla’s Autopilot system failed to impress European safety officials, who ranked the company’s flagship technology sixth out of 10 driver assistance systems. The Model 3’s...

YouTube Has Been ‘Actively Promoting’ Videos Spreading Climate Denialism, According to New Report

Report: YouTube Has Been Promoting Climate Denialism Videos | Time this link is to an external site...

Facebook Officially Launches Libra, Its Digital Currency

Facebook Officially Launches Libra, Its Digital Currency | Time this link is to an external site that...

Astronomers spot ‘cosmic web’ that sticks the universe together

The cosmic web responsible for “gluing” the far-flung galaxies of the universe together has been directly observed for the first time ever. Scientists using the...

Social distancing beeper will go off if you’re within 6 feet of someone

A social distancing gadget that beeps whenever you’re not keeping six feet from someone could help people return to work. The beeper has been invented...

Chernobyl fungus could protect astronauts from radiation on deep space missions

A type of fungus found at the site of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster was sent into space in a research project that aims to...

Amazon, Google and Wish finally remove Neo-Nazi products from sites

Tech giants Amazon, Google and Wish have finally removed Neo-Nazi and white supremacist products sold on their sites after an investigation led by the...

Apple’s next iPad Air is getting a radical redesign, leaks suggest

Apple’s quest to kill the home button has found its next victim. The next version of the company’s popular iPad Air tablet will get rid...

This new high-speed train concept would get you from NYC to DC in 30...

A futuristic high-speed train travel pod that creators hope will one day zip passengers from New York to DC in just 30 minutes was...

Farms turn to tech amid water stress warnings in Southwest

GREELEY, Colo. — A drone soared over a blazing hot cornfield in northeastern Colorado on a recent morning, snapping images with an infrared camera...

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