Elon Musk is famous for his futuristic gambles, but Silicon Valley’s latest rush to embrace artificial intelligence scares him. And he thinks you should be frightened too. Inside his efforts to influence
HONG KONG — Hackers in Vietnam have been attacking foreign companies and other targets for years, seeking information and using tactics that suggest links to the Vietnamese government, a cybersecurity
Q. Can a phone really get hacked by plugging it into a public USB charging station? A. If you have ever backed up your phone’s contents by plugging into the computer, you have seen how the USB port can
Uber was a pioneer in seamlessly connecting passengers and drivers through an app. Now a union-led group meant to represent its drivers is also taking an unorthodox approach — as well as Uber’s money.
SAN FRANCISCO — Hackers exploiting malicious software stolen from the National Security Agency executed damaging cyberattacks on Friday that hit dozens of countries worldwide, forcing Britain’s public
Governments, companies and security experts from China to Britain raced on Saturday to contain the fallout from an audacious global cyberattack amid fears that if they did not succeed, companies would
CHICAGO — The sixth graders at Newton Bateman, a public elementary school here with a classic red brick facade, know the Google drill. In a social-science class last year, the students each grabbed a laptop.
A few weeks ago, I bought a new television. When the whole process was over, I realized something incredible: To navigate all of the niggling details surrounding this one commercial transaction — figuring
The Federal Communications Commission will vote on May 18 to formally begin the process of loosening regulations that enforce the so-called net neutrality rules for Internet providers. Ajit Pai, who became
Last month Congress repealed regulations that would have put hefty restrictions on Internet service providers. So what do these companies know about us and what can they do with that information? Transcript
A Silicon Valley program is matching young, lower-income workers with employers eager to diversify their ranks SAN JOSE—On a recent weekday, an unlikely crew of 18-to-24 year-olds gathered in a classroom
Jobs in technology can be creative, women-led and non-conformist – meet the female trailblazers bucking the trend When someone uses the phrase “women in technology”, what does it mean to you? Perhaps picture
For professional football, it’s the busiest time of the year. Kicking off tonight, the NFL draft is a true sporting phenomenon – as the best players in college football await their selection to team rosters.
Entering a model home always feels a bit like opening the door into a fantasy world where every surface is pristine and every room is decorated to a level of perfection impossible for most of us to achieve.
March 29th, 2017 Ikea can be criticized for using cheap materials and veneers, but you have to admire its commitment to tasteful furniture design that has — to a fault — raised the baseline aesthetic the
What began as an attempt at a simpler life quickly became a life-style brand. Emily King and Corey Smith had been dating for five months when they took a trip to Central America, in February, 2012. At
Hirotec is a tier-one Japanese automobile parts manufacturer, supplying components directly to makers such as GM, Ford and BMW. It also provides tools and expertise to other manufacturers wanting to create