What we learned this week in the trial of Elizabeth Holmes.

This week in the criminal trial of Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes, jurors heard from a second former lab director of the blood-testing startup, former executives of the two major retailers that inked deals with the failed company, as well as the beginning of testimony from a former employee wh...

Apple employee who led organizing effort says she was fired.

An Apple employee who led organizing efforts against harassment and discrimination within the company said she has been fired.


Virgin Galactic stock craters after commercial flights are delayed.

Virgin Galactic has pushed back the start of full commercial service to the fourth quarter of next year, sending shares in the space tourism company founded by billionaire Richard Branson down sharply.


Microsoft's Jacky Wright had to leave the UK to become its most influential Black person.

Microsoft chief digital officer Jacky Wright has been named the United Kingdom's most influential Black person. But the US-based executive says she might not have reached the top of her profession had she stayed in Britain.


How space researchers knew that 90-year-old William Shatner didn't have to worry about his age.

William Shatner, the 90-year-old actor of "Star Trek" fame, endured a 10-minute, rocket-powered ride to the edge of space, which put his body through crushing g-forces that his fellow passengers described as face-bending — only to step out of the vehicle and immediately begin waxing poetic abou...

This website helps you imagine what extreme climate change will do to your home.

The other day I found myself looking at a startling image of my Northern California home, the daylight dampened by an eerie orange glow as wildfire smoke blocked the sun.


WhatsApp messages are being deleted by UK officials. Should that be allowed?.

The UK government is facing a legal challenge to it stop from using WhatsApp "disappearing messages" and force it to keep complete records of government discussions.


William Shatner is about to be the oldest person ever blasted into space. Here's everything you need to know.

William Shatner — who gained international fame playing the iconic role of Captain Kirk on "Star Trek" — will make a very real trek to outer space today, if only for a brief suborbital joyride aboard a New Shepard rocket. It's the same one that took Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos to space this...

Waymo's self-driving taxi struggles with left turns and puddles. But it's still winning over some Arizona riders.

Waymo says its self-driving vans have given tens of thousands of rides since the company launched a public robotaxi service in Chandler, Arizona a year ago.


Apple plans Oct. 18 event where it's expected to focus on new MacBooks.

Apple is gearing up for its second big product launch event of the fall.


Another Facebook whistleblower says she is willing to testify before Congress.

Sophie Zhang, who said she felt like she had "blood on her hands" after working at Facebook, is willing to testify before Congress about her former employer, she told CNN Sunday. She said she had also passed on documentation about the company to a US law enforcement agency.


Amazon will let individual teams decide how much time they spend in the office.

Amazon is shifting its approach to remote work again, giving its workers more control over how much time they spend in the office and opening the door for more corporate workers to continue working from home.


Whistleblower Frances Haugen will meet with Facebook Oversight Board.

Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen will meet with the social network's independent court-like oversight board in the coming weeks to discuss her concerns about the company, the Facebook Oversight Board said Monday.


Facebook's success was built on algorithms. Can they also fix it?.

For billions of people around the world, Facebook can be a source for cute baby pictures, vaccine misinformation and everything in between — and all of it surfaces in our feeds with the help of algorithms.


What we learned this week in the trial of Elizabeth Holmes.

The fifth week of the trial of Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes brought another big name witness to the stand, as well as the conclusion of a crucial witness's testimony that had lasted nearly half the length of the trial so far.


Apple asks court to delay changes to the App Store until appeals conclude in Fortnite trial.

Apple is asking a court to put on hold its injunction that would allow iPhone developers to direct users away from the company's App Store for online payments.


Facebook apps stop working for some users days after massive outage.

Just days after several of its major services went down for about six hours, Facebook is suffering another outage.


Facebook will now ban the sale of protected Amazon rainforest land on Marketplace.

Facebook is cracking down on the ability of people to use its e-commerce platforms to sell large parcels of land in the protected Amazon rainforest.


Are you a parent concerned about the impact Instagram is having on your children? Share your family's story.

A Facebook whistleblower has helped renew concerns that some parents have likely had for years: what impact social media is having on their kids.


Google will prevent climate change deniers from making money from ads.

Google is cracking down on the ability of climate change deniers to make money off its platforms and to spread climate misinformation through advertisements.


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