Latest News

Humans will review video from most popular YouTube creators

Google says humans will now review video from its most popular YouTube creators after recent complaints.The videos being targeted are ones Google packages to advertisers as "preferred" content. While Google has had human reviewers before, it relies...

Read More

Humans will review video from most popular YouTube creators

Google says humans will now review video from its most popular YouTube creators after recent complaints.The videos being targeted are ones Google packages to advertisers as "preferred" content. While Google has had human reviewers before, it relies...

Read More

Open Source

Whole Foods products boosted Amazon's online grocery sales last year, report finds

Amazon’s purchase of Austin-based Whole Foods Market last year is already bolstering the online retailer’s sale of groceries, according to a new report.  Sales of Whole Foods’ store brand, called 365 Everyday Value, helped sales on Amazon’s line of...

Read More

China, Europe jointly test technology for storm satellite

China and Europe are jointly testing new technology that could help satellites peer through clouds and analyze storms.The European Space Agency says it has teamed up with China's National Space Center to conduct ground tests on two complementary devices...

Read More

China, Europe jointly test technology for storm satellite

China and Europe are jointly testing new technology that could help satellites peer through clouds and analyze storms.The European Space Agency says it has teamed up with China's National Space Center to conduct ground tests on two complementary devices...

Read More

Senate committee approves nomination of Powell for Fed chair

The Senate Banking Committee has voted for a second time to approve President Donald Trump's nomination of Jerome Powell to be the next chairman of the Federal Reserve.The approval Wednesday was by voice vote, with Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Massachusetts...

Read More

New eurozone chief urges speed in strengthening euro

Europe needs to use a "unique window of opportunity" in the coming months to strengthen the continent's common currency, the new leader of the 19-nation eurozone's finance ministers said Wednesday.Portuguese Finance Minister Mario Centeno traveled...

Read More

Open Source

Wednesday Tech Crawl: Congress to probe Hawaii missile message, and Apple supplier denies charge of unsafe factory conditions  

The U.S. Congress is looking into the erroneous mistake by Hawaii officials last weekend On Saturday, Hawaii officials sent out an emergency message to residents’ smartphones that warned of an incoming ballistic missile. The message sent panic throughout...

Read More

Asian shares advance after Wall Street rally; eyes on China

Shares were broadly higher in Asia on Thursday after a rally on Wall Street that took the Dow Jones industrial average to its first close above 26,000. Traders are awaiting the release of Chinese GDP figures later Thursday. KEEPING SCORE...

Read More

US homebuilder sentiment slips; outlook remains positive

U.S. homebuilders are feeling slightly less optimistic about their sales prospects, even as their overall outlook remains favorable ahead of the spring homebuying season. The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo builder sentiment...

Read More