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How 5G will transform manufacturing

5G networks that transform entertainment, communication and transportation may still be years away. But in manufacturing, the technology is already making a difference.

Apple's big event

Apple is hosting a mystery spring press event on March 25, where it's expected to debut a video-streaming product. This is Apple's Hollywood moment.

NASA considers sidelining its Boeing-built rocket for an upcoming Moon mission

In the face of more frustrating delays with the rocket Boeing is building for NASA, the space agency will decide how to launch an upcoming Moon mission.

Pinterest files to go public. Its not-so-secret weapon: Moms

Pinterest, a service that lets users bookmark or "pin" images ranging from recipes to home design, filed paperwork to go public.

LAPD audit reveals dangers of high-tech policing

An audit of the Los Angeles police department is raising questions about new technologies law enforcement is using nationwide with little oversight.

Why space is becoming a dangerous place to do business

Internet startup OneWeb has plans to deploy hundreds of new satellites into Earth's orbit, and founder and chairman Greg Wyler wants to make sure it's done safely.



CNN's Oliver Darcy looks at how Twitter's algorithm is now amplifying extreme political rhetoric and conspiracy theories.




This 24-year-old finds unreleased features in your favorite apps

Jane Manchun Wong spends her free time reverse engineering popular apps like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Airbnb and others, to find new features and security vulnerabilities.

How Twitter's algorithm is amplifying extreme political rhetoric

Through a new feature, Twitter may at times end up amplifying inflammatory political rhetoric, misinformation, conspiracy theories, and flat out lies to its users.

Tesla is accusing a former employee of stealing self-driving tech and giving it to a Chinese rival

Tesla is accusing a former employee of stealing intellectual property worth hundreds of millions of dollars and sharing it with Xiaopeng Motors.

Big banks are using AI to keep out of trouble

Doing business with the wrong kind of client can be extremely costly for banks.

Facebook staff had access to hundreds of millions of people's passwords

Facebook is back with another mea culpa.

Vaccine misinformation flourishes on Facebook and Instagram weeks after promised crackdown

Misinformation about vaccines continues to thrive on Facebook and Instagram weeks after the companies vowed to reduce its distribution on their platforms.

Apple announces new AirPods with wireless charging case, better battery life and 'Hey Siri'

Apple's new AirPods feature a wireless charging case, improved battery life and hands-free access to its Siri voice assistant.

Tencent profit plunges 32% but its gaming business is recovering

Tencent reported a 32% plunge in fourth quarter profit, hurt by costs related to the listing of its music streaming subsidiary, but its gaming business is showing signs of recovery.

Facebook: Our AI failed to catch the New Zealand shooter video

Facebook acknowledges its systems failed to catch the livestream video of the New Zealand mosque attack, shedding new light on how the company became aware of the video.

Peloton sued over use of songs in workout videos

Peloton is being sued for alleged copyright infringement related to the use of certain songs in its workout videos.

The world is coming after Silicon Valley. Tech companies must evolve to survive

The world is coming after Silicon Valley. Tech faces serious threats to its business. Companies could be broken up. People could flee the services.