Stories about Hi-Tech

Aug 09 2016

Tesla Autopilot drives man to hospital, saves his life

He agreed to go to the emergency room after calling his wife. After talking to his wife on the phone, he chose to put his auto in autopilot mode rather than call an ambul...

Aug 07 2016

Vigil planned for Korryn Gaines at Baltimore City College

This tragic shooting comes on the heels of what seems to be the worst tension between the Black community and police departments around the country in recent history. The...

Aug 07 2016

Apple reportedly switches channels on TV plans, eying digital guide

Apple is in talks with TV programmers because it wants to bring additional metadata to its universal TV guide. If Apple's guide becomes a popular way for people to access...

Aug 05 2016

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 vs Apple iPhone 6s Plus: the weigh

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is the successor the Note 5, with the company dropping number 6 to keep this one more in line with the flagship Galaxy S7, S7 edge series. Samsung s...

Aug 02 2016

More Diverse, Gender-Inclusive Emoji Are Coming In iOS 10

Emoji will be an important part of Apple's iMessage in iOS 10, with one feature that'll highlight keywords that can be replaced by emoji . For example, there's a ne...

Jul 27 2016

Telltale's Batman will have a multiplayer component

As reported by Shack News , the developer announced this new feature at San Diego Comic-Con over the weekend. Audience members can vote on story decisions and displa...

Jul 26 2016

Cyanogen lays off OS staff, to switch focus to app development

Now it looks like Cyanogen Inc may be making some major changes. It seems that Cyanogen has finally realized it is nearly impossible to have an edge over Google due t...

Jul 26 2016

Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by RBC Capital Markets

The highest analyst price target is $500.00, which implies a gain of -27 percent. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $217.20 and a 200-day moving average price...

Jul 22 2016

Square Enix is developing Cosmos Rings for the Apple Watch

You probably wouldn't put the Apple Watch in the same category as a PlayStation 4, but one of the world's most beloved video game publishers is going to try. The story ...

Jul 21 2016

Hearn, Weir, among Canadians playing at Open

Day will look to defend his crown this week as he attempts to jump back into the winner's circle for the first time since the PLAYERS back in May. However, he has strug...

Jul 15 2016

Pokemon Go Is Partnering With McDonald's

Pokemon Go took the world by storm last week when it launched in the US, Australia, and New Zealand. This is just one of the ways Niantic and Nintendo intend to make ...

Jul 15 2016

Microsoft Wins Appeal, Doesn't Have To Hand Over Data Stored In Ireland

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan overturned a lower court order finding the company in civil contempt for not handing over the data. Ireland's governmen...

Jul 11 2016

Facebook trials end-to-end encryption for secret talks

On that note, it seems " Messenger " is a little behind on the game with regards to end-to-end security as Facebook's other chat service " WhatsApp ", which the social me...

Jul 11 2016

Facebook tests end-to-end encryption on Messenger

End-to-end encryption, a system that prevents third parties from accessing data shared by users, has quickly become the norm for popular messaging services around the wor...

Jul 11 2016

How to master 'Pokémon GO,' the hottest game in the world

Pokémon GO has been proven to be a tremendous smash hit - unfortunately, a smash hit means a bigger strain on the servers than expected. Pokémon GO became a sensation ...

Jul 06 2016

U.S. oil reserves top Russia, Saudi Arabia

The state of Texas alone has roughly 60 billion barrels of shale oil according to the study. The data were published July 4 by Rystad Energy and include proved and prob...

Jun 30 2016

Illinois governor, leaders negotiating stopgap budget

Chicago Public Schools would get a total of $286 million more in 2017 compared with 2016, a 30 percent bump in the general state aid formula. The 'Peoria Journal-Star ...

Jun 28 2016

Woman sues Microsoft over her forced Windows 10 upgrade and wins

Customers called it a trick to get them to approve the upgrade to Windows 10 when they meant to reject it. Goldstein's experience is an extreme example of the consequ...

Jun 27 2016

All Blacks centre Moala to be sidelined by elbow injury

As a coach, former All Blacks hooker Gatland has a 50.53 percent winning rate since taking over Wales in December 2007, but he has never tasted success in 10 Tests ag...

Jun 27 2016

Messi, Argentina face Chile in Copa America final rematch

Messi, meanwhile, said Argentina had emerged a stronger team as a result of the various setbacks they had suffered in recent years. You can also watch the Argentina v...