Whatsapp Makes Massive Change

WhatsApp is test running a new feature on their platform for verifying business accounts. These accounts will be indicated by a green checkmark icon...

Apocalypse Now is becoming a video game with funding on Kickstarter

Francis Ford Coppola has propelled a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for the Apocalypse Now video game, which is for Coppola's Vietnam flick that...

Weak world economy doesn’t daunt Turkish exporters

Turkish Exporters Assembly chairman says market expansion strategies have increased export volumes to key markets by Andrew Jay Rosenbaum ANKARA – Despite challenging global...
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NASA says liquid water discovered on Mars

Discovery could have major implications for pursuit of life on the red planet WASHINGTON – Mars appears to have signs of liquid water on its...

Explosion rocks chemical plant in eastern China

Same plant was hit by blast 20 months ago. BEIJING  – A huge explosion rocked a chemical plant in eastern China for the second time...

Anonymous outs US senators, mayors as hate group members

Hacktivists leak personal information obtained from breached Twitter accountBy Barry EitelSAN FRANCISCO – Several prominent officials, including a U.S. senators, on Monday refuted...

Turkey launches new telecommunications satellite

TURKSAT 4B Communications Satellite will provide data and Internet servicesANKARA - Turkey launched its TURKSAT 4B communications satellite from the Baikonur Space Center in Kazakhstan on Friday...

Computer glitches disrupt NYSE, WSJ, United Airline flights

New York Stock Exchange says issue 'not the result of a cyber breach' but hacktivist group tweets cryptic message before glitchBy Barry Eitel with...

US scientists listen to deepest part of ocean

Researchers surprised at noise deep below ocean surfaceBy Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO -- Researchers used waterproof microphones to eavesdrop on the deepest parts...

UK teenager arrested in cyber attack probe

Data belonging to millions of customers potentially stolen during attack on UK Internet companyLONDON - Police investigating a cyberattack on a U.K. Internet...

Kenya forum addresses environmental disasters

Conference focuses on Earth Observation technology to provide early warning on extreme climate events By Magdalene MukamiNAIROBI, Kenya – Kenya on Monday hosted the...

Room rental service Airbnb valued at 24 billion

New round of funding shows tech company worth more than Marriott, Expedia By Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO – Home-rental platform Airbnb is raising $1 billion in...

FBI asks for delay in Apple encryption trial

Bureau claims it may have method of unlocking an iPhone without Apple’s assistanceBy Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO -- The FBI filed a motion Monday...

NASA astronaut to return to Earth after year in space

Scott Kelly has spent more time in space than any other AmericanBy Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO - American astronaut Scott Kelly will end the...

Twitter closes 125K Daesh accounts in past year

Company report reveals prevalence of violent extremism on social mediaBy Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO -- Twitter said Friday that it was taking a...

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