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Google Exec Sets Records With Leap From Near-Space
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Google Exec Sets Records With Leap From Near-Space

Google executive Alan Eustace broke the sound barrier and set several skydiving records over the southern New Mexico desert early Friday after taking a big leap from the edge of space. Eustace's supersonic jump was part of a project by Paragon Space Development Read »

Oct 25, 2014
Weekend Web: iOS Codewriting Program

Weekend Web: iOS Codewriting Program

Art Norman introduces us to two students and two teachers who all participate in a new Chicago-based IOS codewriting... Watch »

Oct 25, 2014
Tech Company Paid Foreign Workers $1.21 an Hour: Investigators

Tech Company Paid Foreign Workers $1.21 an Hour: Investigators

A California based tech company has been slapped with a fine and ordered to pay thousands of dollars in back... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Target Offers Free Shipping on All Online Orders

Target Offers Free Shipping on All Online Orders

Target is offering for the first time free holiday shipping on all items as the discounter throws itself in the ring... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Firm Ranks Chicago No. 1 in Wireless Performance

Firm Ranks Chicago No. 1 in Wireless Performance

When it comes to cellular phone service, there are apparently few hang-ups in Chicago. Read »

Oct 21, 2014
What to Know About Apple's iOS 8.1

What to Know About Apple's iOS 8.1

The official release of Apple's iOS 8.1 is bringing an update to the company's mobile platform -- with... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Facebook to Federal Drug Agency: No More Fake Profiles, Please

Facebook to Federal Drug Agency: No More Fake Profiles, Please

Facebook sent a letter to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration demanding that it stop operating fake... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Facebook Is Hunting for Your Stolen Passwords

Facebook Is Hunting for Your Stolen Passwords

Facebook announced Friday that it has built a system that will actively search sites for stolen user... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Microsoft Tech Conference to Come to Chicago

Microsoft Tech Conference to Come to Chicago

A mega-tech conference is coming to Chicago this spring, officials announced Thursday. Watch »

Oct 16, 2014

Apple Event: New iPads Announced

Check out the newest products and programs tech giant Apple announced on Oct. 16, 2014. View »

Oct 16, 2014
Apple Announces

Apple Announces "The World's Thinnest Tablet"

Apple unveiled what it called “the world’s thinnest tablet," a 6.2mm iPad Air 2, at an event in... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Apple Expected to Unveil New iPads and Mac Operating System

Apple Expected to Unveil New iPads and Mac Operating System

Apple Inc. is expected to unveil new iPads at an event Thursday, as the company tries to drive excitement... Read »

Oct 16, 2014
Doctors Report 1st Case of Google Glass Addiction

Doctors Report 1st Case of Google Glass Addiction

Doctors in San Diego have documented what they describe as the first reported case of "Internet... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
Mark Zuckerberg, Wife Donate $25M to CDC for Ebola

Mark Zuckerberg, Wife Donate $25M to CDC for Ebola

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are donating $25 million to the CDC Foundation to... Read »

Oct 15, 2014

"Stop All Speculation": Commentator Weighs In on Report Linking...

GoPro shares tumbled after reports linked the sports-camera maker to the ski accident of retired Formula 1 race car... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
Snapchat Blames Photo Hacks on 3rd-Party Apps

Snapchat Blames Photo Hacks on 3rd-Party Apps

Snapchat said Friday that third-party software apps are to blame for any security lapses that may have put... Read »

Oct 10, 2014
Teens Develop Brain-Teaser App, Garner Worldwide Attention

Teens Develop Brain-Teaser App, Garner Worldwide Attention

Fifteen-year-old Austin Valleskey doesn't have his drivers license yet...but he already has a worldwide... Watch »

Oct 10, 2014
Tesla Motors Unveils Faster, All-Wheel-Drive Model S

Tesla Motors Unveils Faster, All-Wheel-Drive Model S

Tesla Motors unveiled a faster, all-wheel-drive version of its Model S sedan Thursday along with some new... Watch »

Oct 10, 2014
Tesla to End Speculation Over

Tesla to End Speculation Over "The D"

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is expected to make an announcement Thursday night that should clear up a week of... Read »

Oct 9, 2014
Man Tries to Sell His House for an iPhone 6, Succeeds

Man Tries to Sell His House for an iPhone 6, Succeeds

An Austrian man who tried to sell a dilapidated home he owned in Detroit for an iPhone 6 succeeded in his... Read »

Oct 9, 2014

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