Einstein's Right Again: Scientists Detect Ripples In GravityIt was just a tiny, almost imperceptible "chirp," but it simultaneously opened humanity's ears to the music of the cosmos and proved Einstein right again.
Congress Gives Final OK To Banning Local Internet Access TaxesCongress voted Thursday to permanently bar state and local governments from taxing access to the Internet, as lawmakers leapt at an election-year chance to demonstrate their opposition to imposing levies on online service.
Apple Co-Founder Bringing Us An Even 'Nerdier Comic Con'It makes perfect sense to Steve Wozniak to bring a convention meshing technology with pop culture to Silicon Valley...
Twitter User Growth Flatlines, Loses $90M In 4th QuarterTwitter reported no user growth at all in the fourth quarter, the clearest signal yet that the one-time trendsetter is struggling to remain relevant.
For Virtual Reality Pioneers, No Rush To Succeed in 2016Palmer Luckey doesn't just want to sell a bunch of virtual reality headsets. He wants buyers to use them every day...
Tesla's 4Q Net Loss Doubles To $320 MillionTesla Motors posted its 11th straight quarterly loss Wednesday, and its results badly missed Wall Street's forecasts. But the electric car maker's shares soared anyway on news that its lower-priced Model 3 sedan is on schedule to be released next year.
Sex Worker Calls Airbnb A 'Boon' To Her IndustryFor sex workers, renting a room on Airbnb can be a lot safer than being outdoors, and a lot cheaper than a hotel, and one worker calls the home-sharing service a boon to her industry.
Twitter Tweaks Timeline In Search For More UsersTwitter is tweaking the way that tweets appear in its users' timelines in its latest attempt to broaden the appeal of its messaging service.
Feds Say Google Computers Can Qualify As Legal Drivers Of Autonomous CarsThe redefinition of "driver" by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is an important break for Google, taking it a step closer to its goal of self-driving cars without steering wheels, pedals or human drivers.
Top Secret Reconnaissance Rocket Launches From California Air Force BaseA rocket blasted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base under the cover of darkness Wednesday morning carrying a top secret payload of government supplies.
Obama Proposes More Cybersecurity Funding As FBI Faces Unbreakable Encryption TechnologyPresident Barack Obama announced the formation of the Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity and unveiled his final federal budget which includes $19 billion for cybersecurity funding.
Report Finds Bay Area Housing Market OverheatingHousing prices in the Bay Area have reached levels “unsupportable” by the area’s income, according to a financial research company.