Tech at a glance

Silicon Tally: Earthquakes, Made in the U.S.A.

Jan 30, 2015
How well have you kept up with the week in tech news?

I submit before the court: Exhibit Smiley Face

Jan 30, 2015
As the Silk Road trial continues, emoji head to the courtroom.
Posted In: emojis, Silk Road, bitcoin
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks with a reporter during a 2013 event at Facebook headquarters.

Change comes to Facebook one hire at a time

Jan 29, 2015
How company's global director of diversity is trying to live up to her job title.
Posted In: diversity, Facebook, workplace diversity, Silicon Valley
A woman walks under a Cuban flag in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba.

Why the Internet is a luxury in Cuba

Jan 29, 2015
...and how Cubans manage without it.
Posted In: cuba, telecom, infrastructure
An iPhone 6 is scrutinized at an Apple store in Beijing, China.

How long can Apple depend on iPhone sales?

Jan 28, 2015
Company pulled in $18 billion in profit last quarter, but may need to diversify portfolio.
Posted In: iPhone, apple, Earnings
Protesters rally in support of "net neutrality" outside Federal Communications Commission in Washington, D.C.

Net neutrality: Whole lot of drama in those two words

Jan 27, 2015
Here's what the term means and why Americans are lobbying the FCC to keep the policy in place.
Posted In: big business, Internet, net neutrality, fcc

The movie (literally) in my mind

Jan 27, 2015
Virtual reality heads to Hollywood.
Posted In: virtual reality, Oculus VR, brendan iribe
Tim Cook at an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts in Cupertino, Calif.

Is the dollar's strength a drag on tech earnings?

Jan 27, 2015
Investors are looking for signs the strengthening U.S. dollar is hurting profits.
Posted In: apple, Yahoo!, earnings report
An engineer inspects Roboy, a humanoid robot developed at the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory of the University of Zurich.

A responsible approach to artificial intelligence

Jan 26, 2015
Some say we need to understand how AI can be harmful, even if it isn’t right now.
Posted In: ai, artificial intelligence, Cortana
Lancôme executives experiment with Cardboard, a virtual reality headset from Google, during a BrandLab workshop in New York.

Google's BrandLab wants to save businesses (and Google)

Jan 23, 2015
Google builds relationships as it teaches companies how to improve online presence.
Posted In: Google, businesses, Internet
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