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(NEW YORK) -- Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has responded to the privacy concerns raised after it was revealed that data used by analytics firm Cambridge Analytica was accessed without consent.Zuckerberg said in a statement
he has ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Many tech pioneers of Silicon Valley are dipping their toes into the world of driverless car technology.Some of the 52 different companies that have been approved by the California Department of Motor Vehicles to test ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- More than 3,500 flights have been cancelled Wednesday as yet another nor'easter crushes the Northeast, bringing heavy winds, sleet and as much as 13 inches of snow to some areas.
With back-to-back-to-back-back nor’easters having caused more than ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- U.S. stocks rebounded after Monday's tech sell-off, but Facebook continued to tumble amid a data scandal.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 116.36 (+0.47 percent) to finish the session at 24,727.27.
The Nasdaq gained 20.06 (+0.27 ... Read More
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(NEW YORK) -- The Weinstein Company announced that it has filed for bankruptcy and is ending all non-disclosure agreements that have prevented victims of alleged sexual misconduct by disgraced co-founder Harvey Weinstein from ... Read More
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(LONDON) -- News broke last week that Claire Foy, who plays Queen Elizabeth in Netflix's "The Crown," was making a less-than-queenly salary when compared to her co-star Matt Smith, who plays Prince Philip.
The outrage led to ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A week after a string of incidents involving pets aboard its planes, United Airlines announced Tuesday that it will stop taking new reservations for pets required to fly in aircraft cargo compartments.
PetSafe, United’s program ... Read More
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(WASHINGTON) -- Congress is ratcheting up political pressure on Facebook after reports that a political data analytics firm employed by President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign received personal data and information from up to 50 million profiles on ... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump signed an executive order that prohibits Americans from dealing in any form of digital currency from Venezuela on Monday, a day before that country's launch of a state-owned cryptocurrency called the "petro."
The executive ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Delta is the latest airline to experience a snafu involving the transport of a pet.
In a post on Delta’s Facebook page
, customer Josh Schlaich wrote about his experience with the airline after his ... Read More
(TEMPE, Ariz.) -- A self-driving Uber car hit and killed a pedestrian Sunday night in Tempe, Arizona, police said, in what appears to be the first case of a pedestrian death caused by an autonomous vehicle.
The vehicle was ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Losses in tech companies, including Facebook, led Wall Street in the red on Monday.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled 335.60 (-1.35 percent) to finish the session at 24,610.91.
The Nasdaq fell 137.74 (-1.84 percent) to ... Read More
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(NEW YORK) -- Time's Up, an advocacy and legal-defense group fighting sexual harassment in Hollywood and beyond, wants New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to investigate why a prominent prosecutor decided against prosecuting Harvey Weinstein in 2015, two ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- We're all guilty of it: that last-minute snag of a product on the check-out line, Amazon, or late-night-TV. In fact, it's such a bad habit that a new survey shows Americans blow an average of $5,400 ... Read More
(LONDON) -- A former Cambridge Analytica employee accused the data analytics firm of mishandling the personal information of more than 50 million Facebook users in an effort to help Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign.
Christopher Wylie, who helped ... Read More