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True Colors: The San Francisco Billionaire Art Bonanza

3 hours ago   |   Vanity Fair

True Colors is back for 2022 and on the ground in San Francisco, where Fog art fair asks the eternal question: You can bring a cash-flush tech denizen to the art market, but...
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Wall Street caps worst week since start of coronavirus pandemic

3 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Tech shares saw the worst of the selloff this week, adding to what has already been a very volatile start to 2022.
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Google, Amazon, Meta crank up lobbying as Big Tech scrutiny rises

Google, Amazon, Meta crank up lobbying as Big Tech scrutiny rises

5 hours ago   |   New York Post

Google, Amazon, and Meta spent tens of millions of dollars lobbying Congress last year as the tech behemoths came under increasing scrutiny from antitrust regulators and...
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Twitter suspends accounts backing ex-dictator's son

Twitter suspends accounts backing ex-dictator's son

7 hours ago   |   RT

Platform disables hundreds of accounts that promoted the Philippine presidential election campaign of Ferdinand Marcos Jr. Twitter has shut down more than 300 accounts that the...
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MLB hiring for robotic umpire tech staffer who will be embedded at Sugar Land's Constellation Field

7 hours ago   |   ABC

When the soon-to-be-renamed Sugar Land Space Cowboys play their first home game this April, they'll do it with a robot umpire calling balls and strikes.
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Mom sues Instagram, Snapchat companies after 11-year-old's suicide

Mom sues Instagram, Snapchat companies after 11-year-old's suicide

8 hours ago   |   New York Post

Tammy Rodriguez of Enfield, Connecticut filed a lawsuit against the parent companies of both tech platforms in San Francisco federal court.
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Intel to build $20 billion chip factory in Ohio: ‘Largest on the planet'

Intel to build $20 billion chip factory in Ohio: ‘Largest on the planet'

8 hours ago   |   New York Post

Intel said it will spend at least $20 billion to build two computer chip factories in Ohio that it expects will become “the largest silicon manufacturing location on the...
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China develops world's largest bionic robot - state media

China develops world's largest bionic robot - state media

11 hours ago   |   RT

The stocky quadrupedal machine can reportedly be used for delivery and reconnaissance in tough terrain A new electric-powered quadrupedal bionic robot has been developed by...
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Billionaires Bankroll Cell Rejuvenation Tech as the Latest Gambit to Slow Aging

13 hours ago   |   Scientific American

Startups bet that carefully controlled cell reprogramming may lead to age reversal, but hurdles remain
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Tech giant pulls drag queen ad after backlash

Tech giant pulls drag queen ad after backlash

14 hours ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

Samsung apologizes for ‘offensive' video featuring Muslim mother supporting LGBTQ son South Korean electronics giant Samsung has pulled an advertisement that featured a...
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'SNL' comics Colin Jost, Pete Davidson buy Staten Island Ferry boat

'SNL' comics Colin Jost, Pete Davidson buy Staten Island Ferry boat

Here's what the two comedians - who both grew up on Staten Island - are planning to do with their $280,100 purchase. Read more ...

'SNL' comics Colin Jost, Pete Davidson buy Staten Island Ferry boat

'SNL' comics Colin Jost, Pete Davidson buy Staten Island Ferry boat

Here's what the two comedians - who both grew up on Staten Island - are planning to do with their $280,100 purchase. Read more ...

Thich Nhat Hanh, Buddhist monk and peace activist, dies at 95

Thich Nhat Hanh, Buddhist monk and peace activist, dies at 95

Nhat Hanh distilled Buddhist teachings on compassion and suffering into easily grasped guidance over a lifetime dedicated to working for peace. Read more ...

Teen rapper who shot NYPD cop using his record deal money to pay bail

Teen rapper who shot NYPD cop using his record deal money to pay bail

The teen gang member and rapper who allegedly accidentally shot an NYPD officer is using cash from a record deal to try to get himself out of jail, law-enforcement sources told Read more ...

Wildlife YouTuber discovers new species of tarantula

A wildlife YouTuber from Thailand discovered the first tarantula known to exclusively live in hollowed-out bamboo stalks. Read more ...

Miss. bill would block incarcerated people, minors from legally changing...

A Mississippi state legislator introduced a bill this week seeking to prohibit incarcerated people from changing their names, as well as barring minors from Read more ...

Omicron surge is undermining care for other health problems

Omicron surge is undermining care for other health problems

The omicron surge has swamped U.S. hospitals with COVID-19 patients - but it has also caused issues for people trying to get treatment for other ailments. Read more ...

Man facing murder charge in fatal stabbing of UCLA student Brianna Kupfer

Man facing murder charge in fatal stabbing of UCLA student Brianna Kupfer

A man was charged Friday in the murder of Brianna Kupfer, the UCLA student who was stabbed to death last week working at a high-end Los Angeles furniture store. Read more ...

Wind, wind and more wind!

Wind, wind and more wind!

Kelly Franson has your forecast for Friday, January 21st. Read more ...

Whistleblower alleges Southwest Side smokeshop owners fraudulently opened...

Whistleblower alleges Southwest Side smokeshop owners fraudulently opened COVID-19 testing center

CHICAGO - A whistleblower filed an OSHA complaint alleging owners of smoke shops on the Southwest Side fraudulently opened a COVID-19 testing site and ignored PPE... Read more ...