Amazon AimsTo Cut Its Carbon FootprintTo reach that goal, the online retail giant says it will use more renewable energy like solar power; have more packages delivered in electric vans; and push suppliers to remake their packaging.
Facebook Live Post Nets Wiretapping Charge For StudentJake Burdett is charged with illegally recording the staffer and distributing it.
Drivers, Connect Your Wi-Fi! iRacing A Hit In NASCARDale Earnhardt Jr. plays. So does Denny Hamlin, Bubba Wallace and scores of drivers in the NASCAR garage who grab a wheel for fun and or even use it as a scouting tool for the race ahead.
Apple Rolls Out Fix For FaceTime Eavesdropping BugThe software updates -- iOS 12.1.4 and macOS Mojave 10.14.3 -- were rolled out to iPhones, iPads and Mac computers on Thursday, nine days after videos of the bug in action went viral on social media.
Twitter Posts Bigger 4Q Profit, Monthly User Base SlipsThe company had an increase in daily users who log in to Twitter on a mobile device versus those who use only desktop computers. Suspicious accounts, such as those run by bots to send spam or game the service in some other day are much more prevalent on desktop computers than on mobile.
Lyft Offers Electric Vehicle Options For Riders, Drivers"It will be interesting to see from a consumer perspective, if you want to be picked up by an electric vehicle, what if the wait's 10 minutes longer? Because not everyone's going to be driving one of those."
Chicago's Polar Vortex Got You Down? Technology Can Help Ease The PainBack in the last week of January in 1994 the scene in Chicago looked the same. People wrapped themselves in fur coats, scarves and hats and tried their best to block the bitter cold.
Google Considers Building $600M Data Center In MinnesotaMinneapolis-based Xcel Energy disclosed the data center project in a regulatory filing. The Google facility proposed in Becker would mark one of the largest private construction projects in recent state history and create about 50 full-time tech jobs.
Robots Walk, Talk, Pour Beer And Take Over CES Tech ShowNearly all of these robots use a technology called visual SLAM, short for simultaneous localization and mapping.
John Deere, Tide Head To CES Gadget ShowMoline-based John Deere has hauled in self-driving tractors and a 20-ton combine harvester aided by artificial intelligence.
Like It Or Not, Home Items Are Getting Smarter And Creepier,Gadgets with voice controls typically aren't transmitting any data back to company servers until you activate them with a trigger word, such as "Alexa" or "OK Google." But devices have sometimes misheard innocuous words as legitimate commands to record and send private conversations.
New U Of Illinois Center To Focus On Autonomous TechnologyThe center will provide increased experimental space for autonomy and robotics research.
Alexa Hooks Up With Big Mouth Billy BassThe singing and talking fish will lip synch to Alexa's responses and will dance to songs from Amazon music. When it's first plugged in, it will respond "Woo-hoo, that feels good!"
Health Care, Tech Jobs Top List Of Highest-Paying Work In U.S.Americans eager for a high-paying job might want to focus on two industries: health care and technology.
Health Care, Tech Jobs Top List Of Highest-Paying Work In U.S.Americans eager for a high-paying job might want to focus on two industries: health care and technology.