Technology

Facebook creates ‘Safety Check’ tool for disasters

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Facebook Inc. is launching a tool that lets users notify friends and family that they are safe during or after natural disasters…

$250K smartphone has diamond encrusted case

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With a price tag of $250,000, Savelli smartphones come complete with 18-carat white gold casing encrusted…

Apple unveils a thinner iPad

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Apple unveiled a thinner iPad Thursday with a faster processor and a better camera as it tries to drive excitement …

Amazon hires 80K seasonal holiday workers

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Amazon is hiring 80,000 seasonal workers for its distribution centers as it looks to improve its shipping efficiency…

HBO to offer stand-alone streaming service

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HBO will be offering a stand-alone streaming service starting in 2015…

Facebook, Apple pay for women to freeze eggs

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Facebook and Apple are telling their female employees: we will pay to freeze your eggs…

Dropbox denies that 7 million accounts were hacked

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Anonymous hackers claim to have stolen nearly seven million username and passwords…

Costco to enter China throught Alibaba’s Tmall

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Costco Wholesale said it would open an online store in China through Alibaba’s Tmall…

Tesla’s ‘D’ adds all-wheel drive, safety features

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Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk unveiled a new version of the luxury electric car maker’s Model S sedan that includes all-wheel drive…

Amazon to open brick-and-mortar store

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Amazon is planning to open its first physical store…