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Man Uses Facebook to Help Stranded Pregnant Woman in Atlanta

Man Uses Facebook to Help Stranded Pregnant Woman in Atlanta

A pregnant woman stranded on a highway in snowy Atlanta was rescued by a good samaritan using Facebook to... Read »

Jan 29, 2014
Google to Sell Motorola Mobility to Lenovo

Google to Sell Motorola Mobility to Lenovo

Google is selling its Motorola handset division to China's Lenovo group for close to $3 billion, according... Read »

Jan 29, 2014
Insurer to Cover Google Glass Frames, Lenses

Insurer to Cover Google Glass Frames, Lenses

Google Glass is getting glasses. Google is adding prescription frames and new styles of detachable sunglasses... Read »

Jan 28, 2014
Engineers Use Origami to Design Antennas

Engineers Use Origami to Design Antennas

Researchers at Florida International University are taking the principles behind the Japanese art of origami... Read »

Jan 28, 2014
Google Autocomplete Map May Reveal State Stereotypes

Google Autocomplete Map May Reveal State Stereotypes

Netizens now know what Google thinks of their home state, thanks to the search engine's... Read »

Jan 27, 2014

30 Years of Mac

A look back at 30 years of Mac devices View »

Jan 24, 2014
30 Years of Mac

30 Years of Mac

From the start, Apple's Macintosh shattered conventional notions of what a computer should be. Watch »

Jan 24, 2014
Hiding Online Not Difficult for Snowden: Hacker

Hiding Online Not Difficult for Snowden: Hacker

Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden answered questions via an online chat on Thursday, in... Read »

Jan 24, 2014
Facebook Will Lose 80 Percent of Users: Study

Facebook Will Lose 80 Percent of Users: Study

Facebook use has "already reached the peak of its popularity and has entered a decline phase," says a new... Read »

Jan 23, 2014
NBC Chicago Reaches Twitter Milestone

NBC Chicago Reaches Twitter Milestone

Are you following us on Twitter? We reached a milestone on Jan. 21. Follow us @NBCChicago for even more... Watch »

Jan 22, 2014
Feds Yank Google Glass User From Theater for Suspected Piracy

Feds Yank Google Glass User From Theater for Suspected Piracy

A Google Glass user in Ohio was pulled from a movie theater by Homeland Security agents who suspected the man... Read »

Jan 22, 2014
App Helps Locate Discounted Parking In Chicago

App Helps Locate Discounted Parking In Chicago

NBC 5'S Charlie Wojciechowski and Art Norman show us to Spot Hero, a new app for cell phones that helps you locate... Watch »

Jan 20, 2014
The Latest in Hands-Free Cell Phone Gear

The Latest in Hands-Free Cell Phone Gear

Illinois on January 1 banned the use of hand held cell phone use while driving.
The four devices showcased here... Watch »

Jan 20, 2014
Google Develops Contact Lens Glucose Monitor

Google Develops Contact Lens Glucose Monitor

Google unveiled Thursday a contact lens that monitors glucose levels in tears, a potential reprieve for millions of... Read »

Jan 17, 2014
Target Breach Appears to Be Part of Broader Scam

Target Breach Appears to Be Part of Broader Scam

The security breach that hit Target appears to have been part of a broader scam that potentially affected a... Watch »

Jan 17, 2014
Apple to Refund $32.5M to Parents for Children's App Spending

Apple to Refund $32.5M to Parents for Children's App Spending

After thousands of complaints, the Federal Trade Commission said Wednesday that Apple will pay at least... Read »

Jan 17, 2014
Vick’s Endorsement of Auction Website Sparks Outrage

Vick’s Endorsement of Auction Website Sparks Outrage

An online auction website cut ties with Eagles Quarterback Michael Vick after his endorsement of the site... Read »

Jan 15, 2014
Google to Buy Digital Thermostat Maker Nest for $3.2B

Google to Buy Digital Thermostat Maker Nest for $3.2B

Google will pay $3.2 billion to buy Nest Labs, which develops high-tech versions of devices like thermostats... Read »

Jan 13, 2014
Weekend Web: A Smarter Online Translator

Weekend Web: A Smarter Online Translator

NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski and Art Norman examine a new smarter online translation tool Translate.com Watch »

Jan 12, 2014
Google Sorry for Adolf Hitler Gaffe on German Map

Google Sorry for Adolf Hitler Gaffe on German Map

Google apologized after its Internet mapping service temporarily renamed a popular Berlin square after Nazi dictator... Read »

Jan 10, 2014
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