Zuckerberg defends Facebook's currency plans…

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has endured hours of prickly questioning from lawmakers as he defended the company's new globally ambitious project to create a digital currency while also dealing with widening scrutiny from U.S. regulators

Tesla's stock soars after company posts…

Tesla delivers pleasant surprise with third-quarter profit, raising investor hopes the company has finally turned corner

Zuckerberg Faces Tough Questions On Libra's…

Facebook's CEO has long positioned Libra as a tool to help the unbanked, but some legislators worry that the currency may exploit that group further.

Microsoft racks up more cloud customers

Microsoft on Wednesday reported fiscal first-quarter profit of $10.68 billion, buoyed by another round of business customers signing up for its cloud computing services

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Google claims breakthrough in blazingly fast…

Google says it has achieved a breakthrough in blazingly fast quantum computing

Report: Smartphone malware targeting Pakistani…

A security firm says fake smartphone apps laden with malware are targeting Pakistan's military and government

Facebook Pledges $1B For Affordable Housing Ahead…

Facebook says it will commit $1 billion to "protect, produce and preserve" 175,000 homes in the Bay Area, where it's headquartered.

Is the stethoscope dying? High-tech rivals pose a…

Two centuries after its invention, the stethoscope -- the very symbol of the medical profession -- is facing an uncertain prognosis

Facebook says Libra won't launch without US…

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg plans to tell Congress Wednesday that the company's planned Libra cryptocurrency won't launch unless U.S. regulators approve

Georgia town bets on giant bushy chicken to attract tourists

Why did the tourist cross the road? One south Georgia town hopes it will be to see a giant bushy chicken statue.

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Football, Chicago dramas lead NBC to ratings…

NBC topped its rival television networks in the ratings, led as usual by a Sunday night NFL game and a strong performance by Dick Wolf's trio of Chicago-set dramas

47 attorneys general back antitrust probe into…

A state-level antitrust investigation into Facebook now has the backing of a bipartisan group of 47 attorneys general

Verizon offers free year of Disney Plus in swipe…

Verizon is offering new and current customers a free year of Disney Plus as the battle for streaming customers heats up

UK lawmaker challenges Facebook on political ads

An influential British lawmaker has challenged Facebook's new effort to safeguard elections, warning the company that the changes will place a heavy constraint on their ability to combat misinformation

The most dangerous celebrity online is revealed

Actress Alexis Bledel has been named the most dangerous celebrity online by cybersecurity firm McAfee

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California governor wants investigation of high…

Gov. Gavin Newsom has asked California's attorney general to investigate why the state's gas prices are so high