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Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 03:56 PM CDT

Google Reveals New Pixel Buds, Pixel 4 Phone, Gaming System and More

Google Reveals New Pixel Buds, Pixel 4 Phone, Gaming System and More

Google held their annual "Made By Google" event in New York City Tuesday, where they introduced a new phone, computer, home system, earphones and even a game-streaming platform. “Our mission is to bring a...

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 05:26 PM CDT

How to Change Your Google Calendar Settings to Avoid Scam

How to Change Your Google Calendar Settings to Avoid Scam

There’s a new warning for consumers who use Google’s popular calendar app as scammers are trying to trick users into giving up their personal information.

Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 at 06:43 PM CDT

Costs Pile Up for Airlines as Boeing 737 Max Grounding Enters Eighth Month

Costs Pile Up for Airlines as Boeing 737 Max Grounding Enters Eighth Month

The worldwide grounding of the Boeing 737 Max, now in its eighth month, is driving up costs for airlines as they cancel thousands more flights into 2020. American and United this week joined Southwest in...

Monday, Oct 14, 2019 at 08:26 AM CDT

Elizabeth Warren Ramps Up Battle With Facebook

Elizabeth Warren Ramps Up Battle With Facebook

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., ramped up her criticism of Facebook this weekend, taking aim at the company's policy on political advertising and for having "contributed" to media job losses, NBC News reports....

Saturday, Oct 12, 2019 at 05:28 PM CDT

Facebook's Libra Currency Battered by Defections, Pushback

Facebook's Libra Currency Battered by Defections, Pushback

Facebook faces a rough road ahead with Libra, but defections by high-profile partners are still unlikely to spell the end for the digital currency. On Friday, Visa and MasterCard announced their departures from...

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 02:38 PM CDT

Would You Give Up Google for $17K a Year? The Fed Wants to Know

Would You Give Up Google for $17K a Year? The Fed Wants to Know

The Federal Reserve wants to know what the internet is worth to you. The answer could help the central bank solve one of the most puzzling paradoxes of the modern economy: The current expansion is the...

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 01:14 PM CDT

Big Tech Is Now a Big Punching Bag for Politicians

Big Tech Is Now a Big Punching Bag for Politicians

Republicans and Democrats don't agree on health care, immigration or taxing the rich. But one subject draws critics from both parties: Big Tech. The list of grievances is long and growing by the week. Companies...

Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 at 09:52 PM CDT

Researchers Concerned About Florida Collecting Data on Kids

Researchers Concerned About Florida Collecting Data on Kids

Researchers from the Aspen Institute are raising concerns about a Florida initiative meant to collect and collate huge amounts of data on schoolchildren in the state, according to a report released Thursday. F...

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 12:56 PM CDT

Man Admits Mailing Powder, Blood in Threats to OkCupid CEO

Man Admits Mailing Powder, Blood in Threats to OkCupid CEO

A Massachusetts man has admitted to sending the CEO of a popular dating site threatening letters that he claimed contained deadly substances, federal prosecutors said Thursday. Liam MacLeod, 47, was sentenced...

Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 at 06:34 AM CDT

Dallas ISD Boasts 60+ Esports Teams

Dallas ISD Boasts 60+ Esports Teams

As of this fall, competitive video gaming, or esports, is an official school activity in the Dallas Independent School District.

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