Echo Dots briefly sold for free on Friday
No word yet on whether it was a bug or an authentic promotion.
New bill seeks to curb tech's sexual harassment problem
California state senator Hannah-Beth Jackson is planning to introduce a bill early next week to deter investors from taking advantage of...
Colorado to protect road crews with a self-driving truck
Driving a "crash truck" is a deadly job. So Colorado is automating it.
How Seattle morphed from bikeshare failure to industry leader in five months
Not long after shutting down its bikeshare, Seattle hosts three thriving, innovative companies.
Kalanick lashes back at major Uber investor
Uber cofounder Travis Kalanick has formally responded to Benchmark's lawsuit, calling it a "public and personal attack."
Top Indian tech CEO quits over 'malicious' attacks
Infosys shares plunged more than 7% after it said CEO Vishal Sikka has resigned after months of tensions with the company's founders.
1.8 million Chicago voter records exposed online
A voting machine company exposed Chicago voter records after misconfiguring a security setting on the server that stored them.
Anti-human trafficking group uses data to track criminals
The group will give its dashboard to law enforcement for free.
Charlottesville forces Silicon Valley to confront its approach to free speech
Silicon Valley has been criticized in the past for being too slow to remove hate speech. Now it may have the opposite problem.
The 'social media blackout' behind the UVa vigil
A flash gathering of thousands of people at the University of Virginia on Wednesday evening was organized the old-school way: Offline. "Safety was...
Spotify deletes white supremacist music
Spotify has removed white supremacist songs from its streaming platform after being alerted to their existence by a music industry publication.
Look out, Amazon: China's Alibaba may soon be bigger
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba reported strong earnings and sales, lifting its market value closer to Amazon's. Alibaba is benefiting from both...