Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Imagine if you could gather thousands of writers in a circle to discuss one question. What would optimist Thomas L. Friedman say about intervening in Syria, for example?
• A new report says Google is adding new self-destructing email features in Gmail. • The new “confidential mode” will reportedly let users set their emails to expire after one week, one month, or other
Dish Anywhere streaming is also available on your Fire TV. If you're a Dish subscriber, it just got ridiculously easy to control your TV. The satellite provider has introduced an Alexa skill that lets
Building a better battery is the holy grail for people who want better technology. Now researchers at the University of Texas, Austin say they may have found that battery — or something close. But their
Ikea’s smart light bulbs will answer to voice commands starting this summer. The company announced in a Swedish-language press release that its smart lighting product line, called Trådfri, will work with
When it comes to innovation in the delivery space, nobody comes even remotely close to UPS. The iconic courier company has figured out several different ways to increase the fuel efficiency of its vehicles,
The internet is full of scams and false advertisements that target unsuspecting users and attempt to get them to download malicious software. Unfortunately, this problem looks like it will only get worse.
As pollution, extreme weather, and over-population threaten the viability of large, outdoor farms, a startup called Bowery Farming Inc . has raised $7.5 million in total venture funding to grow food indoors,
The dark art of search engine optimization could be next in line for software-powered automation — potentially putting hundreds of thousands of ‘SEO consultants’ out of a job. At least that’s the scenario
SAN FRANCISCO — A series of surprising arrests of some of Russia’s top cybersecurity figures has left international cybersecurity officials and analysts wondering whether Russia is cleaning house of suspected
Hackers have launched a new phishing attack that is tricking even tech-savvy users. Here is what you need to know in order to protect yourself. The attack works like this: Hackers who have breached someone's
Using gold nanoparticles and AI, a device correctly diagnosed 86 percent of patients. Ancient Greek physicians figured that our breath was a strong health indicator, but researchers from the Israel Institute
This week, the US Food and Drug Administration issued a set of recommendations for securing medical devices that could jeopardize the safety and privacy of their users. The report, titled “Postmarket of
The announcement of what could represent the largest hack of all time is a separate incident than the one Yahoo disclosed back in September. In that hack, Yahoo said that at least 500 million user accounts