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Website leaked real-time location of most US cell phones to almost anyone
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 13:48

Enlarge / An image from the LocationSmart website. (credit: LocationSmart) A little-known service has been leaking the real-time locations of US cel...

Does Google’s Duplex violate two-party consent laws?
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 09:48

Google’s Duplex, which calls businesses on your behalf and imitates a real human, ums and ahs included, has sparked a bit of controversy among ...

NASA’s newest planet-hunting satellite takes a stellar first test image
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 06:46

TESS, the satellite launched by NASA last month that will search thousands of stars for Earth-like exoplanets, has just sent back its first test image...

Fathers, sons, gods, & monsters
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 05:44

The new "God Of War" is an epic tale where you hack through enemies while being a broodish dad. : Tech

  • Sat, 19 May 2018 04:50

If you want to up your drone game, the DJI Mavic Air is the best next step for you. Motion tracking, smart capture, 4K camera, 8GB of storage and easi...

zGlue launches a configurable system-on-a-chip to help developers implement customized chipsets
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 03:58

The complexity and cost of packing an array of sensors and power inside a small amount of space has opened the door to a wider and wider variety of us...

Nuclear plant shuts down unexpectedly in Washington state
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 02:44

A nuclear power plant in southeastern Washington state closed unexpectedly ABC News: Technology

Fortnite Battle Royale’s Solo Showdown lets players compete for up to 50,000 V-Bucks
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 01:45

For the first time ever, Fortnite Battle Royale players have the chance to compete with one another for a huge amount of V-Bucks, the game’s vi...

What we know about Google’s Duplex demo so far
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 01:01

The highlight of Google’s I/O keynote earlier this month was the reveal of Duplex, a system that can make calls to set up a salon appointment o...

WARD is an app for placing fantasy bets on esports games
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 23:41

Prediction markets, such as those that exist in the realm of fantasy sports, have taken off amongst consumers in the last few years. But fantasy sport...

What makes good music?
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 20:48

HIT songs are big business, so there is an incentive for composers to try to tease out those ingredients that might increase their chances of success....

Light coats of gritty ash fall near erupting Hawaii volcano
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 19:59

A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has spewed a steely gray plume of ash into the sky that began raining down on a nearby town ABC News: Technology

Job search engine Adzuna raises £8M Series C from Smedvig Capital
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 17:50

Adzuna, the meta-search engine for jobs, has raised £8 million in Series C funding from Smedvig Capital. The U.K. company’s previous backers in...

Meet Alchemist Accelerator’s latest demo day cohort
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 16:43

An IoT-enabled lab for cannabis farmers, a system for catching drones mid-flight and the Internet of Cows are a few of the 17 startups exhibiting toda...

The two ways to measure how fast the universe is growing do not agree
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 15:07

Edwin Hubble in his natural habitatONE of the most basic facts about the universe is that it is expanding. This observation, made by Edwin Hubble (pic...

Uber chief product officer to leave in latest executive departure
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 12:59

(Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] Chief Product Officer Jeff Holden is leaving the ride-hailing company, an Uber spokesman told Reuters on T...

Arctic ice brings an understanding of ancient Europe’s economy
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 12:05

GREENLAND’S icy mountains are not an obvious place to search for an archive of economic history, but a study just published in the Proceedings of th...

Digital asset framework enters hearing phase
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 09:53

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has begun the public hearing process on details of the digital asset regulatory framework, with the initi...

North Korea-tied hackers use Google Play and Facebook to infect defectors
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 08:44

Enlarge Researchers said a team of hackers tied to North Korea recently managed to get the Google Play market to host at least three Android apps d...

Spigen's R12S Bluetooth Speaker is a downright steal at $10 today
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 05:57

If you want to stream music to an external speaker, there are plenty of options that won’t break your bank. Few, however, are as cheap as Spigen’s...

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