A Defense of Elizabeth Holmes

She is perhaps the most vilified CEO—now former CEO—in the country. But in a lengthy analysis at RealClearMarkets , the site's editor stakes out a strong defense of Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes . "My take is that with time Holmes will be vindicated as a visionary whose main 'offense' was...

Move over, Honeycrisp: New apple to debut at…

A new variety of apple called the Cosmic Crisp is coming to grocery stores Dec. 1.

Netflix's Latest Earnings Report Shows A Calm…

Despite upcoming competition from Apple and Disney, Netflix is pretty confident it can stay on top.

Unlikely alliance fighting pipeline in Texas Hill…

Opposition to one of the nation's longest proposed new natural gas pipelines in the U.S. has grounded an unlikely alliance determined to stop the current project.

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California regulator slams PG&E over electricity…

California's top regulator excoriated top executives of the state's largest utility even as Pacific Gas & Electric officials said they know they failed to meet public expectations when the company cut the power to more than 2 million people last week

Deep-sea explorers find Japanese ship that sank…

A crew of researchers scanning the seafloor of the Pacific has found the final resting place of a warship lost during the historic World War II Battle of Midway

Facebook's Libra Cryptocurrency Forms Governing…

The Libra Association is an independent, nonprofit company that will govern the cryptocurrency project.

He Lost His Wallet. Then He Noticed His Bank Account

When Tim Cameron lost his wallet on the way home from work on Monday, the London resident assumed it was gone for good, particularly as it contained little identifying information. Then he looked at his bank account. Enter an ingenious Good Samaritan by the name of Simon. As Mashable reports,...

Messages from former Boeing test pilot reveal Max…

FAA raps Boeing for delay in disclosing employees' instant messages about the now-grounded Max jet

Google affiliate begins drone deliveries in…

A Google affiliate has started delivering packages with drones in a test being run in a Virginia town

Huawei exec: Chinese tech giant wants to be…

A top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei says the company wants to be open and transparent

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New Facebook oversight board results to be public…

A Facebook executive says a new quasi-independent oversight board will soon be weighing decisions on some of the platform's most difficult content questions in a "very public way."

Trump taps Perry deputy to replace him at Energy…

President Donald Trump says he is nominating Deputy Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette to replace Rick Perry in the top job at the Energy Department.

Oracle co-CEO Mark Hurd is dead at 62

Oracle CEO Mark Hurd dies at 62

First all-female spacewalking team makes history

The world's first female spacewalking team has made history high above Earth

Zuckerberg Limits Press, Then Gives Address on…

Mark Zuckerberg's address Thursday extolling the virtues and importance of free speech prompted a number of examples of it, many of them highly critical. Zuckerberg was defending Facebook's decision to not censor lies and misinformation in political ads and content when he stepped to the microphone at Georgetown University, CBS...

New Zealand sale announcement highlights TV's struggles

New Zealand broadcaster MediaWorks announces plans to sell its struggling television business, leaving hundreds of workers wondering if they'll still have jobs if a buyer can't be found

Study: California's big July quakes strain major…

Scientists say the earthquakes that hammered the Southern California desert near the town of Ridgecrest last summer involved ruptures on a web of interconnected faults and increased strain on a major nearby fault that has begun to slowly move

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Facebook CEO defends refusal to take down some…

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is defending the social media platform's refusal to take down content it considers newsworthy even if it goes against their standards

FAA to test whether packed planes affect…

Federal researchers are about to test whether smaller seats and crowded rows slow down airline evacuations