Silicon Valley & Technology

APTOPIX Apple Encryption Protests
Two iPhones belonging to a gunman remain locked, frustrating US law enforcement
Michelle Quinn
Wed, 01/15/2020 - 07:25
Forget a Mouse: Your Thoughts Can Control Devices
Tech headset reads brain signals and acts on them
Tina Trinh
Tue, 01/14/2020 - 17:15
FILE PHOTO: The Twitter and Facebook logo along with binary cyber codes are seen in this illustration taken November 26, 2019…
China says its diplomats and government officials will fully exploit foreign social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter that are blocked off to its own citizens
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Mon, 01/13/2020 - 10:18
U.S. Department of Homeland Security election security workers monitor screens in the DHS National Cybersecurity and…
Senior US officials say they are ‘very concerned’ Tehran has yet to start seeking virtual retribution for the killing of Quds Force commander Qassem Soleimani
Jeff Seldin
Fri, 01/10/2020 - 07:09
Ho Chi Minh City is the business hub of Vietnam, where fast economic growth has attracted startup investors.
One accelerator screens its startups and sets criteria and benchmarks for them
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Thu, 01/09/2020 - 20:30
At CES, Tech Startups Hail from Around the World
Silicon Valley startups aren't the only game in town at Consumer Electronics Show
Tina Trinh
Thu, 01/09/2020 - 17:33
FILE - A Facebook address sign is seen at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California.
Instead, Facebook said it will offer users slightly more control over how many political ads they see and make its online library of political ads easier to use
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Thu, 01/09/2020 - 11:21
Quibi CEO Meg Whitman speaks during a Quibi keynote address at the 2020 CES in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., January 8, 2020…
A startup heavily backed by Hollywood is wagering that you're ready to set aside YouTube and TikTok to watch star-studded short videos on your phone — for a price
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Wed, 01/08/2020 - 15:37
Relay antennas for mobile phone networks are pictured on a relay mast near Gross-Gerau, Germany April 25, 2019.     REUTERS…
Data from the Federal Communications Commission shows 874 cellphone towers were offline during an Oct. 27 power shutoff that affected millions of people
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Wed, 01/08/2020 - 13:59
CES Presents Wearable Tech That Can Help Prevent and Predict Health Problems
Wearable devices no longer just count your steps, companies have now developed wearables that can do much, much more.
Elizabeth Lee, of VOA's Los Angeles Bureau
Wed, 01/08/2020 - 02:30
In this photo made available by U.S. astronaut Christina Koch via Twitter on Dec. 26, 2019, she and Italian astronaut Luca…
Scientists also are getting back 40 mice that flew up in early December, including eight genetically engineered to have twice the normal muscle mass
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Tue, 01/07/2020 - 21:48
Crowds enter the convention center on the first day of the CES tech show, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John…
The decision to invite Ivanka Trump to speak at the nation's largest consumer electronics show has renewed criticism about the show's commitment to diversity
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Tue, 01/07/2020 - 20:25
A New Phone Just for Kids: No Internet Access, No App Store
A new cellphone company promises to keep kids safer while using their phones
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Tue, 01/07/2020 - 15:51
FILE - A green wireframe covers a woman's lower face during the creation of a synthetic facial reanimation video, known alternatively as a deepfake, in London, Britain, Feb. 12, 2019.
Social media giant says it's beefing up its policies to remove videos duping people into believing that subjects are saying things they didn't actually say
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Tue, 01/07/2020 - 09:22