British Tax Deal With Google Puts Government on Defensive
The technology company agreed to pay $185 million on revenue generated in a 10-year period, a deal the government called a “major success.”...
Fighting the Zika virus with mutant mosquitoes
Oxitec is leading the fight against the Zika outbreak in South America with its genetically modified mosquitoes.
Lenovo protected its file sharing app with '12345678' password
A security researcher has discovered a number of vulnerabilities in Lenovo's SHAREit app, the worst being the use of "12345678" as a hard-coded,...
Uber is using a '90s toy to distract drunks
Uber hopes a kid's toy that can be pulled, twisted, and bopped will keep drunk passengers too busy to distract—or bop—its drivers.
No shovels: Researchers make concrete that de-ices itself
Get ready for some electrifying concrete news.
Try to Interview Google’s Chief Executive. It’s Emasculating.
Conor Dougherty provides a look at how he covers Google and its elusive chief executive, Larry Page.
Google just made its Inbox app for Gmail even better
Your email has become the digital form of the kitchen junk drawer. Everything you need is in there, but finding anything is a pain. Gmail's Inbox...
Apple's new $20 billion business
Apple services lets Tim Cook & Co. continue to make a ton of money on its customers even after they buy iPhones, iPads and Macs....
Firefox 44 lets you opt in for website push notifications
Although many might bemoan a lot of mobile's influence on game and Web design, push notifications are a handy update to traditional Web browsing...
Watch Drones Race At 70mph Inside NFL Stadium
First-person racing sees pilots fly drones using video googles connected to their devices by radio waves.
EMC Profit Declines as Merger Costs, Dollar Weigh
EMC Corp., awaiting the completion of its acquisition by Dell Inc., said profit in its latest quarter declined as a strong dollar hit revenue and...
EBay Earnings: What to Watch
EBay's progress in turning around its core marketplace, following the split with PayPal, will be in focus when the company reports its quarterly...