Facebook tests tech to help blind people enjoy photos

MENLO PARK, Apr 5: Facebook on Monday began using artificial intelligence to help people with visual impairments enjoy photos posted at the leading social...

ExoMars sends first pictures home

Paris, Apr 15: The Euro-Russian spacecraft ExoMars, launched towards the Red Planet last month, has sent home its first pictures from space and is...

Facebook’s Rich History Of Copying Snapchat

LONDON, Aug 3: There’s no denying Instagram’s new ephemeral “Stories” copies many aspects of Snapchat. From its name to the format — a chain...

EU says to monitor, not regulate ‘hyped’ virtual currencies

LONDON, Jan 25: The European Union will monitor rather than regulate "hyped" virtual currencies for now, because too little is known to justify new...

Attorney General Lynch chides European decisions to restrict data sharing

LONDON, Dec 9: U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch warned on Wednesday that a planned European Union data protection law could undermine efforts to thwart...

FBI trick for breaking into iPhone likely to leak, limiting its use

SAN FRANCISCO, Apr 4: The FBI’s method for breaking into a locked iPhone 5c is unlikely to stay secret for long, according to senior...

Scientists Watch Black Hole Have Leisurely Meal

Washington, Nov.28: Black holes are notorious for gobbling stars and ripping apart galaxies, but it's not always a quick process. Astronomers reported Thursday they...

Expect a more traditional Call of Duty game than ‘Infinite Warfare’ in 2017

NEW YORK, Feb 10: Last year, the Call of Duty franchise drifted closer to out-and-out sci-fi than ever before with the release of Infinite...

SpaceX Successfully Lands Rocket After Launch of Satellites Into Orbit

Florida, Dec.22: People living along the central Atlantic coast of Florida have for decades enjoyed the spectacle of rockets headed for space. On Monday...

Facebook’s CEO and wife to give 99 percent of shares to their new foundation

San Francisco, Dec.02: Mark Zuckerberg will put 99 percent of his Facebook Inc (FB.O) shares, currently worth about $45 billion, into a new philanthropy...