Fitbit Unveils Apple Watch Clone And Fitness Tracker For KidsRather than playing catch up to category leaders like Apple, Fitbit intends to get ahead of the curve by marketing a tracker specifically toward kids.
Chicago Tech Hub Gets $750K From Defense Dept. For Cybersecurity ProgramThe goal is to secure manufacturing floors across the state of Illinois.
Late Teacher Remembered As Pioneer Of Online EducationJanet Barnstable, 78, was known around the world as an educator, connecting hundreds of classrooms in 23 different countries.
FCC Starts Clock On Net Neutrality Repeal, Faces LawsuitsIn a Feb. 22 release, the agency sent out "final notice" that Obama-era rules governing equal distribution of the internet will be repealed in 60 days.
iPhone Update Will Allow Users To Stop Battery Slowdown, Tim Cook SaysApple's CEO says a future iOS update will give older iPhone users the option to disable Apple's ramping down of performance, which Apple claimed was done to improve power management
Fitness Trackers Are Terrible At Measuring Calories Burned, Study SaysResearchers say that while the devices were very accurate at measuring a person's heart rate while working out, the models Stanford tested were off by as much as a shocking 93 percent when measuring calories burned.
Morgan Stanley: Bitcoin May Actually Be Worth $0Morgan Stanley executive director James Faucette has reportedly sent a memo to his group's clients that suggested the true value of Bitcoin was $0.00.
London Bus To Run On Fuel Made Of CoffeeBritish startup company bio-bean has created a coffee-based biofuel that will power some of London's famous red, double-decker buses.
What Does Net Neutrality Rollback Mean For You?The dismantling of net neutrality rules is seen as a major shift from Obama-era policies designed to treat all websites and content equally.
New Polar Satellite System To Bring More Accurate Weather ForecastsThe Joint Polar Satellite System will give meteorologists key weather information about hurricanes, floods, blizzards, and other extreme conditions.
Facebook Wants Your Nude Pics Now To Stop Revenge Porn LaterFacebook is partnering with a small government agency called e-Safety to curb sexual images from being shared without permission.
U Of I, U Of C, Northwestern Plan $1.2 Billion Research Hub In South LoopThe universities have teamed up to create what they hope will become the next big think tank in Chicago.