President Donald Trump announced Wednesday morning on Twitter that his administration would prohibit transgender troops from the military "in any capacity." Trump's eldest daughter, Ivanka Trump, and
One British diver was lucky enough to catch a glimpse of one of the ocean’s most elusive sharks—the megamouth. Penny Bielich was diving at Gili Lawa Laut on Indonesia’s Komodo Island when she saw the
NASA is putting its new telescope into a deep freeze to test how it will operate in outer space, and it is broadcasting the cold experiment online.
The maker of iPhones and other gadgets for Apple has plans to build a plant in Wisconsin that a White House official said will initially bring 3,000 jobs to the state.
Though it’s not totally clear just by glancing at the night sky, the Delta Aquariids meteor shower has been going on since mid-July. The shower is active from mid-July to mid-August every year and al
Facebook’s profit rose a better-than-expected 71% in the second quarter, as the social-media giant benefited from expanding its use of ads.
President Donald Trump declared on Twitter Wednesday that the U.S. government “will not accept or allow Transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the U.S. Military.” He cited cost as one of
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced Wednesday that tablets, e-readers, and portable gaming systems will be required to be removed from bags and places through an x-ray screeni
The United States issued a travel warning Wednesday urging any U.S.
Laurene Powell Jobs was seen on a sightseeing in Dubrovnik, Croatia with partner Adrian Fenty and with her 19-year-old daughter Eve, who had an iPhone tucked into her waistband.
(Reuters) - Facebook Inc crushed quarterly profit and revenue estimates on Wednesday as the social media giant's push into video ads helped bolster its fast-growing mobile ad business.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber's former chief executive, Travis Kalanick, has hired the former top federal prosecutor in San Francisco to represent him ahead of a deposition in a high-profile trade se
Facebook has squeezed just about as many ads into its main platform as it can
Conflict diamonds get their name from the areas where they’re mined, places plagued by controversy, poor working conditions and sometimes even outright war.
The process of extracting the glittery gem
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Facebook reported second-quarter earnings after the market closed Wednesday.
Warmer oceans are reportedly expected to push great white sharks north to the coasts of Canada, according to research released Tuesday by the University of British Columbia (UBC).
Dr. William Cheung,
Modern films and TV shows are filled with spectacular computer-generated sequences computed by rendering systems that simulate the flow of light in a three-dimensional scene and convert the informatio
Facebook is providing the initial funding for a Harvard-based initiative, Defending Digital Democracy, which aims to protect U.S. political parties, voting networks and election overseers from hackers
The deal will "bring jobs and billions of dollars in investments to our country," according to a White House spokesman.
Kylie Jenner has a lot of things to look forward to next month but that doesn’t mean she isn’t dealing with her fair share of drama. The 19-year-old, who is enjoying her final days as a teen, will be
Tech moguls Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg butted heads Tuesday over the potential threat that artificial intelligence, aka AI, poses to the human race. The Facebook CEO has been praised for his knowl
Statements from Cook, Zuckerberg, Pichai, Salesforce support transgender members of the U.S. military.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Shares in iRobot Corp jumped 23 percent to a record high on Wednesday after the Roomba robotic vacuum maker posted better-than-expected quarterly results and said it was buy
Here's how to avoid permanently damaging your retina while starring at the Great American Eclipse on Aug. 21.
Researchers from the National Agriculture and Food Research Organisation in Japan grew the blue chrysanthemums from the DNA of three plants.
In a blog post for Psychology Today, social psychologist Dr. Courtney Plante says the furry fandom has been linked to a need to belong, and desire for a distinct sense of self.
Instagram went down briefly Wednesday afternoon. Both the mobile app and site crashed around 2 PM EST after experiencing problems earlier around 6 AM.
New research by NASA scientists suggests updrafts play a more important role in curtailing drizzle than previously estimated.
Against a backdrop of attacks that have grown into full-fledged sabotage, Facebook chief security officer Alex Stamos plans to ask hackers and security experts at the Black Hat conference to re-focus
The shark, found 1,000 feet beneath the Pacific Ocean and identified by Florida Atlantic University researchers, has a large and bulgy snout to sniff out prey in the dark depths of the ocean.
Humans can recognize emotions across all vocalizing land animals, a study led by a University of Aix-Marseille researcher found. Humans do this by mainly by interpreting sounds frequency.
Amazon is looking for 50,000 people, with unemployment at a 16-year low and wages barely moving
The Dell Inspiron 7000 is the best gaming laptop you can buy for under $1,000.