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5 hours ago Match Group Revenue Spikes as Tinder Tops 1M Paid Users
Match Group reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue as its popular dating app Tinder attracted more paying users.
5 hours ago 'May the Fourth Be With You': Fans Celebrate Star Wars Day
From dressing up as stormtroopers to hosting movie marathons, fans celebrated Star Wars Day with all things dedicated to the blockbuster franchise.
5 hours ago Anonymous Begins '30-Day Hack Attack' on Banks
Greece's central bank became the target of a cyber attack by activist hacking group Anonymous on Tuesday which disrupted service of its website.
8 hours ago Anonymous Begins '30-Day' Hack Attack on Banks
Greece's central bank became the target of a cyber attack by activist hacking group Anonymous on Tuesday which disrupted service of its website.
14 hours ago New Orleans Drone Showcase Highlights New Technology
This week, innovators and experts in the robotics and drone world will touch down in New Orleans for Xponential 2016.
17 hours ago New Orleans Event Showcases Emerging Drone Technology
Xponential 2016, the world's largest drone convention, is highlighting the way unmanned aircraft systems could change our lives one flight at a time.
20 hours ago Mars' Streaky Slopes May Have Been Carved by Boiling Water
Dark streaks on Martian slopes may have been carved by boiling water, new research suggests.
20 hours ago Google, Fiat Chrysler Team Up to Develop Robot Cars
Google and Fiat Chrysler are teaming up, forming a first-stage alliance that could help bring autonomous vehicles to market by the end of the decade.
Yesterday Two Stats That Show How Quickly Apple Stock Is Dropping
Apple shares have tanked over the past week, and the chart has fallen below a key technical indicator for the first time in years.
Yesterday Half of All Teens Say They're Addicted to Their Phones
The report from Common Sense Media, which studies children's use of technology, is based on a survey of more than 1,200 teenagers and parents.
Yesterday Pentagon Tests Out 'Sea Hunter,' 132-Foot Robot Ship
The Pentagon on Monday showed off the world's largest unmanned surface vessel, a self-driving 132- foot ship able to travel up to 10,000 nautical miles on its own to hunt for stealthy submarines and underwater mines. The military's research arm, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, in conjunction with the Navy will be testing the ship off the...
Yesterday Australian Entrepreneur Says He Invented Bitcoin
Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright says he's the inventor of the digital currency bitcoin.
Yesterday Some Investors Saw Balance 'Doubled' After Vanguard App Fail
An "application glitch" led some Vanguard clients to see an inflated account balance displayed on their Apple mobile devices.
Yesterday Bitcoin Mystery: Search for Founder May Not Be Over
For many in the tech world, the identity of bitcoin's elusive creator has been a long-running parlor game.
Yesterday 'Solar Impulse' Touches Down in Arizona After 16-Hour Flight
The solar-powered aircraft completed the latest stage of its global circumnavigation when it touched down at the Goodyear Airport in Phoenix late Mond
Yesterday After Boardroom Battle, Investor Calls Yahoo 'Welcoming'
Yahoo's management team and directors have given a warm welcome to Starboard Chief Executive Jeffrey Smith since he joined the company's board.
Yesterday Gear for Mom and Star Wars Toys: What to Buy in May
May is here, and limited-time deals are beginning to blossom. A number of retail categories are seeing some sweet sales including camping
Yesterday Scientists Eye 3 New Earth-Sized Worlds in Hunt for E.T.
Astronomers searching for life beyond our solar system may need to look no farther than a little, feeble nearby star.
Yesterday Apple May Do Something It Hasn't Done in Almost Two Decades
Apple's stock declined nearly 1 percent in midday trading Monday, putting it on track to do something it hasn't done in nearly two decades.
Yesterday Brazilian Judge Orders WhatsApp Blocked for 72 Hours
A judge in Brazil has once again ordered a temporary block on the popular messaging app WhatsApp.
May 2 Possible New Particle Creates Buzz as CERN Revs Up
In a surprise development in December, two separate LHC detectors each turned up faint signs that could indicate a new particle.
May 2 Never Lose Your Luggage Again With New Tracking Device
Delta Airlines is rolling out new technology that allows you to track your bags through an app on your phone.
May 2 'Solar Impulse' Takes Off From California for Arizona
The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 flew from Mountain View south of San Francisco shortly after 5 a.m. Monday for an expected 16- hour trip to Phoenix.
May 2 Satoshi Nakamoto No More: Bitcoin Founder Revealed
Australian computer scientist Craig Wilson revealed that he was involved in the creation of Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency created in 2009.
May 2 Facebook Hit With Lawsuit Over New Stock Plan
A Facebook shareholder filed a proposed class action lawsuit on Friday in a bid to stop the company's plan to issue new Class C stock.
May 2 CIA Live-Tweets Bin Laden Raid, Internet Gets Confused
The move that was slammed on social media as "inappropriate" and "distasteful."
May 2 Australian Man Claims He is Bitcoin Inventor
For years, news organizations have been investigating who the real founder of bitcoin is, but nobody knew who was behind the cryptocurrency.
May 2 Radiohead Has Disappeared From the Internet
There's plenty of evidence that Radiohead's vanishing act is promotion for a new album.
May 2 Bitcoin Inventor 'Satoshi Nakamoto' Finally Revealed
For years, news organizations have been investigating who the real founder of bitcoin is, but nobody knew who was behind the cryptocurrency.
Apr 29 World's Largest Atom Smasher Disabled .... by a Weasel
It's one of the physics world's most complex machines, and it has been immobilized— temporarily— by a weasel.