Uber Board Member Resigns After Sexist Remark At Staff Meeting Addressing Sexism

Getty Images Uber board member David Bonderman has resigned, hours after he was criticized for making a sexist remark at an all-hands staff meeting held to discuss an investigation...
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Amazon Just Gave You A Way To Monitor What Your Kids Are Doing Online

Amazon just gave you a way to track what your kids are doing online.If your kids use Amazon's Kindle app Freetime to tablet to read, play games, or access the...

Uber's First Employee Is Out As An Exec But Will Remain On The Board

Tyrone Siu / Reuters Uber Technologies' first employee and former CEO Ryan Graves is leaving day-to-day operations at the San Francisco-based ride-hailing giant, according to an email sent to...
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It Looks Like Google Has Shut Down Burger King's Ad

For less than three sweet hours, a Burger King ad successfully tricked Google's voice-activated Google Home devices into reading out the ingredients of a...

A First Look At Elon Musk's Plan To Beat Traffic By Digging High-Speed Underground...

Elon Musk, billionaire founder of Tesla, Solar City, and SpaceX, has a new enterprise: "The Boring Company."Literally. He announced back in January that he was going to make a company...

Apple CEO Successfully Avoids Discussing Trump When Asked About Trump

Nicholas Kamm / AFP / Getty Images When asked by an analyst about President Donald Trump's claim that Apple had promised to build "three, big beautiful plants" in the...

Egg-Freezing And IVF Are Tech’s Hottest Perk

Monkeybusinessimages / Getty Images When Upeka Bee applied to the startup Gusto this spring, she had recently turned 33, and was thinking about freezing her eggs. The engineer didn’t...

PayPal, GoFundMe, And Patreon Banned A Bunch Of People Associated With The Alt-Right. Here's...

Robert Galbraith / Reuters Prominent members of the so-called alt-right and other right-wing movements often rely on crowdfunding platforms and online payment processors to fund their causes (and sometimes...

If You Just Got An Unexpected Google Doc, Don’t Open It

Have you gotten an email today (or perhaps several), saying that someone from your contacts list shared a Google document with you? Think twice before opening it or clicking the...

Uber Shareholders Defend Former CEO And Ask Rebel Investor To Leave Board

Justin Sullivan / Getty Images A group of Uber Technologies shareholders have come to the defense of the company and and its former CEO Travis Kalanick a day after...
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Here’s How Hackers Used Airbnb To Rob Hosts’ Homes

Nurphoto / Getty Images Airbnb says that its rating and review system builds trust between people and accomplishes the impossible — convincing people to let complete strangers sleep in...
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Why graphene could be the solution to drinkable water

The BBC's Pallab Ghosh has been finding out about a filter made from graphene that can turn salt water into drinking water. Source link
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Twitter Has A New Mobile Website That Will Work Faster And Use Less Data

Damien Meyer / AFP / Getty Images Twitter has launched a brand new mobile web experience called Twitter Lite that will use less data, load up to 30% faster...

Trump Plays With A Drone And Meets With Emerging Tech Leaders

President Donald Trump holds a drone with Kespry CEO George Mathew. Pool / Getty Images President Donald Trump met with a disparate group of startup founders, venture capitalists and public...
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The Crowdsourced Russia Twitter Investigation Has Prompted A Harassment Complaint

An American social media personality and journalist filed a criminal complaint Monday against the journalist and former British MP Louise Mensch, alleging a "months long campaign of cyber stalking and...
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This Guy Built A Working iPhone Out Of $300 In Spare Parts

This is Scotty Allen, an entrepreneur. He said he's built an almost-new iPhone 6S 16GB with parts he bought from markets in Shenzhen, China, where he often travels.He said he's...
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11 Democratic Senators Are Backing A Bill To Bring Back Internet Privacy Rules

Scott Eisen / Getty Images Just days after President Trump dealt a final blow to Obama-era internet privacy rules, Senate Democrats are trying to bring them back to life.Sen....
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Google's New Tool Turns Your Goofy Drawings Into Slick Graphics

Google just released a fun little tool called Autodraw.It uses machine learning to predict what your scribbles are supposed to look like by comparing them to drawings in its database....

Here's How Ford Is Prepping For A Future Where Most People Won't Own Cars

Ford CEO Jim Hackett speaks in San Francisco Kelly Sullivan / Getty Images Ford knows it needs to change. So much so that when it recently held a symposium on...
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Uber’s Top PR Exec Leaves Company Amid Crises

Rachel Whetstone Google Uber’s PR head Rachel Whetstone is leaving the ride-hail company amid a series of crises. Her exit is just the latest in a string of executive departures...

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Facebook's Challenge Of A Gag Order Over Search Warrants Will Get...

Thomas White / Reuters An appeals court in Washington, DC, has scheduled a public hearing next month for arguments on Facebook’s challenge...

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