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Emotional Robot Set for Sale in Japan Next Year

Posted: 06/05/2014 - A cooing, gesturing humanoid on wheels that can decipher emotions has been unveiled in Japan by billionaire Masayoshi Son who says robots should be tender and make people smile.

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Google Starts Street View in Greece After Spat

Posted: 06/05/2014 - Google launched its Street View map service in Greece on Thursday after winning approval from the country's privacy authority, which had blocked the ground-level map application five years ago.

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GM: Incompetence, Negligence Led to Delayed Recall

Posted: 06/05/2014 - GM CEO Mary Barra said 15 employees have been fired and five others have been disciplined over the company's failure to disclose a defect with ignition switches that is now linked to at least 13 deaths.

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Turkey Restores Access to YouTube

Posted: 06/03/2014 - Turkish authorities say they have restored access to YouTube five days after the country's highest court ruled that the two-month ban on the video-sharing website violates freedom of expression.

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Zuckerberg, Wife Gift $120M to CA Schools

Posted: 05/30/2014 - Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are donating $120 million to the San Francisco Bay Area's public school system.

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How Google Got States to Legalize Driverless Cars

Posted: 05/30/2014 - About four years ago, the Google team trying to develop cars driven by computers — not people — became convinced that sooner than later, the technology would be ready for the masses.

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Sex, Lies, and PCs in '80s Computer World Drama

Posted: 05/30/2014 - AMC, home of "Mad Men" and newcomer "Halt and Catch Fire," aired a recent promo that cleverly played connect-the-dots between its landmark series and the intriguingly titled drama.

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Thai Facebook Users Get Censorship Scare

Posted: 05/28/2014 - Thailand's new military rulers said that a sudden interruption of access to Facebook on Wednesday was not part of a censorship policy, but due instead to a technical hitch

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Netflix Coming to Germany, France, 4 Other Markets

Posted: 05/21/2014 - Netflix will expand into Germany, France and four other European countries later this year as the Internet video service tries to build an international following that might eventually surpass its U.S. audience.

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AT&T Agrees to Buy DirecTV in $48.5B Deal

Updated: 05/19/2014 - AT&T says it is buying DirecTV for $95 per share, or $49 billion, a move that gives the telecommunications company a larger base of video subscribers and increases its ability to compete against Comcast and Time Warner Cable, which agreed to a merger in February.

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Blackberry Launches New Smartphone for Indonesia

Posted: 05/13/2014 - BlackBerry launched a new lower-cost smartphone designed specifically for Indonesia on Tuesday in an attempt to win back market share that has plunged in recent years but remains higher than in many other nations.

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Nintendo Apologizes for Lack of Virtual Equality

Posted: 05/12/2014 - Nintendo is apologizing and pledging to be more inclusive after being criticized for not recognizing same-sex relationships in English editions of a life-simulator video game.

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Netflix Raises Prices by $1 for New Subscribers

Posted: 05/09/2014 - Netflix is raising its Internet video prices by $1 per month for new customers and giving its current U.S. subscribers a two-year break from the higher rates.

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FTC Says Snapchat Deceived Customers

Posted: 05/08/2014 - Snapchat has agreed to settle with the Federal Trade Commission over charges that it deceived customers about the disappearing nature of messages sent through its service and that it collected users' contacts without telling them or asking permission.

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Facebook Plans Campaign to 'Friend' Small Business

Posted: 05/06/2014 - Facebook wants to increase its advertising and get more clicks on all kinds of ads. It believes tapping into the lucrative small business market will help it achieve those goals.

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