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Friday, May 19, 2017 at 01:02 PM CDT

Twitter Users Report Glitches Amid Service Disruption

Twitter Users Report Glitches Amid Service Disruption

Some Twitter users were having trouble with the social media service Friday morning, as the company noted. "Some users are currently experiencing problems accessing Twitter & Tweeting. We are aware of the issue...

Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 10:30 PM CDT

6 Injured After Fire Breaks Out at Google Conference: Officials

6 Injured After Fire Breaks Out at Google Conference: Officials

A fire during the Google I/O Conference in Mountain View on Thursday sent three people to the hospital, one with critical injuries, according to fire officials. Firefighters responded to Shoreline Amphitheatre...

Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 08:48 PM CDT

Tesla Workers Suffer Fainting Spells, Dizziness: Report

Tesla Workers Suffer Fainting Spells, Dizziness: Report

Workers at Tesla's car factory in California have been fainting, experiencing dizziness and even having seizures, often requiring medical attention. The symptoms have led to more than 100 calls for ambulances...

Friday, May 19, 2017 at 06:23 AM CDT

What Twitter's Privacy Changes Mean for You

What Twitter's Privacy Changes Mean for You

Twitter's new privacy policy suggests ambitions of becoming more like Facebook — more tracking of users and more targeting of ads to rake in more money. Twitter recently reported its first quarterly revenue...

Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 02:50 PM CDT

FCC Vote Kicks Off a Battle Over Regulation of the Internet

FCC Vote Kicks Off a Battle Over Regulation of the Internet

A federal agency voted to kick off the repeal of "net neutrality" rules designed to keep broadband providers like AT&T, Verizon and Comcast from interfering with the internet. It's the latest change that the...

Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 11:09 AM CDT

Facebook fined $122 million by EU Over Whatsapp Information

Facebook fined $122 million by EU Over Whatsapp Information

Facebook has been fined 110 million euros ($122 million) by European regulators for providing "misleading information" about its acquisition of instant messaging service WhatsApp. The social media giant bought...

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 02:25 PM CDT

Google Rolling Out Arsenal of Services, Gadgets

Google Rolling Out Arsenal of Services, Gadgets<br />

Google provided a look at its latest digital offerings, with a heavy focus on its efforts to extend artificial intelligence features into more of its apps and services. CEO Sundar Pichai unveiled Google Lens, a...

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 09:50 AM CDT

Security Apps For Your Phone

Security Apps For Your Phone

Tech guru PC Mike Wendland looks at apps designed to protect smartphones and tablets from malware, spyware and viruses.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 10:03 AM CDT

Instagram Introduces 'Face Filters' Similar to Snapchat

Instagram Introduces 'Face Filters' Similar to Snapchat

Instagram on Tuesday announced a feature called "face filters," the latest effort to steal the thunder from upstart Snap, which is the parent company of Snapchat. Instagram's face filters allows users to...

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 09:42 AM CDT

Experts See Possible North Korea Links to Global Cyberattack

Experts See Possible North Korea Links to Global Cyberattack

Cybersecurity experts are pointing to circumstantial evidence that North Korea may be behind the global "ransomware" attack: the way the hackers took hostage computers and servers across the world was similar to...

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