Qualcomm expands car computer chip lineup, adds music from Amazon

Stephen Nellis (Reuters) - Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O) on Monday expanded its lineup of car computing chips and broke them into tiers of different prices, similar to its chips for smartphones that power relatively budget-friendly handsets...

Intel working with Facebook on AI chip coming later this year

Stephen Nellis (Reuters) - Intel Corp said on Monday at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas that it is working with Facebook Inc to finish a new artificial intelligence chip in the second half...

Toyota’s safety technology guardian to be available in the 2020s

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp’s automated safety technology “Guardian” will be available “in the 2020s,” Gill Pratt, chief executive officer of the Toyota Research Institute, said on Monday in Las Vegas. The model...

China ‘lifts mysterious veil’ by landing probe on dark side of the moon

BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese space probe successfully touched down on the far side of the moon on Thursday, state media said, hailing it as an historic first landing there on a mission seen...

NASA space probe ‘phones home’ in landmark mission to solar system’s edge

Joey Roulette (Reuters) - NASA’s New Horizons explorer successfully “phoned home” on Tuesday after a journey to the most distant world ever explored by humankind, a frozen rock at the edge of the solar system...

NASA probe performs most distant flyby of spacerock

The NASA spacecraft that studied Pluto has successfully performed its flypast of Ultima Thule, an icy rock in the outer solar system. Scientists hope the mission will help them understand how planets were formed. A...

Tech that will change your life in 2019

By  Joanna Stern, David Pierce-The Wall Street Journal There aren’t many ways 2018 could have gone worse for the tech industry. It felt like every week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and friends were apologizing for some major...

2018 in review: Best laptops from Apple, HP and more

By Brooke Crothers-Fox News Laptops from Hewlett-Packard, Apple, Microsoft, Google, and Lenovo led the pack in 2018. Fox News has compiled a list of some of the best ones offered. HP Spectre x360 13t  Spectre is HP’s premium...

World’s first no-kill eggs go on sale in Berlin

Scientists can now quickly determine a chick’s gender before it hatches, potentially ending the need to cull billions of male chicks worldwide Josie Le Blond- The Guardian The world’s first ever no-kill eggs are now on...

Gatwick airport: How countries counter the drone threat

Rogue drones "deliberately" flown over one of the UK's busiest airports have caused travel chaos for tens of thousands of passengers - because of the potential risk of a collision with other aircraft. Incoming planes...

What is TikTok and is it safe?

The Week The Chinese app has more users than Twitter - but safety concerns are growing TikTok has amassed more than 800 million downloads worldwide since launching in 2016 A Chinese video-sharing app that has amassed hundreds of...

How to Manage All Those Photos Taking Up Space On Your iPhone

By Patrick Lucas Austin  - Time With 2018 on the way out, you’re probably going through your photos, looking for the best snapshots and videos from years past. Well, trying to. Once you get past all...

Elon Musk unveils his first Los Angeles-area tunnel

Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk made a brief public appearance late on Tuesday to unveil the first tunnel completed by the underground transit venture he launched two years ago as...

US unable to defend against Russian and Chinese hypersonic weapons, report warns

By James Rogers-Fox News The U.S. lacks the defenses needed to protect against a new breed of highly sophisticated hypersonic weapons from China and Russia, according to a Government Accountability Office (GAO) report. “China and Russia...

Texas woman, 84, bored with retirement, gets college degree

By Frank Miles-Fox News People 65 and older make up less than one percent of U.S. college students. In 2015, they accounted for about 67,000 of about 20 million college students, according to the National...

Bill Gates says privacy regulations on big tech ‘makes a lot of sense’

By Matthew Kazin-TechnologyFOXBusiness The Microsoft co-founder and co-chair of the Gates Foundation joins Chris Wallace on 'Fox News Sunday.' As Silicon Valley tech giants face backlash from lawmakers in Washington, Microsoft founder Bill Gates said that...

Million-Year-Old ‘Zombie’ Bacteria Living in Deep Earth a ‘Challenge to Science’

Scientists have drilled the seabed and sampled microorganisms in the subsurface to confirm that the Earth's pristine depths are home to a whole new world - and its size is mind-boggling. Researchers with Deep Carbon Observatory,...

Huawei arrest puts ‘bullseye’ on Apple

Dave Lee North America technology reporter You don't need to look hard to see how the Global Times - the state-backed Chinese newspaper - is interpreting the arrest of Huawei chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou. "Washington's...

Google+ to shut down early after privacy flaw affects over 50m users

Service to be closed four months earlier than expected in light of lapse that exposed names, email addresses and other information Associated Press Google is still having trouble protecting the personal information on its Google+ service,...

China launches probe to explore dark side of Moon: Xinhua

BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Saturday launched a first probe ever to explore the dark side of the Moon, marking another milestone in its ambitious space program, the official Xinhua News Agency reported. The probe,...