A man tries out the Oculus Rift in a promotional image provided by Oculus VR.

Is Microsoft Making A VR-Ready Xbox One?

Several stories this week built a strong case that Microsoft is working on an upgraded Xbox One with virtual reality capability.



An image of a man using his cellphone.WATCHLIST
Tony Alter / CC BY 2.0

Your Cellphone Is Maybe, Probably, Possibly Giving You Cancer

A man looks at a phone.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Justin Sullivan

Google Got Out Of That $9B Oracle Lawsuit Scot-Free

A man wears a virtual reality headset.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Jonathan Leibson

Virtual Reality Could Bring Crime Scenes To The Courtroom

Andrew House, the CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc., holds up a Playstation 4 at the E3 2016 conference.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Eric Thayer

Sony Has Sold 40 Million PS4s And Isn't Slowing Down

A driver checks out a heavy traffic jam in Beijing.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Cancan Chu

A Bus In China Can Actually Straddle Traffic

A floppy disk.WATCHLIST
Andreas Gohr / CC BY SA

America's Nuclear Operations Run On Floppy Disks

The painting shows a man handing a small, rectangular object to a woman.WATCHLIST
Rijksmuseum / Pieter de Hooch

Tim Cook Sees iPhones Everywhere, Even In A 17th-Century Painting

Aluminum 3-D-printed motorcycle is the first of its kind.WATCHLIST
Airbus APWorks

This 3-D Printed Motorcycle Is Like No Bike You've Ever Seen

A stand host holds up a Nokia Lumia 920 Windows enabled smartphone at the 2013 CeBIT technology trade fair on March 5, 2013.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Sean Gallup

Microsoft Is Finally Washing Its Hands Of Its Failed Nokia Venture

A man uses the Uber app to select a pickup location.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / David Ramos

Uber Gains A Major Ally With Toyota Partnership

LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers reacts after being hit in the face by teammate Tristan Thompson #13.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Tom Szczerbowski

LeBron James Flopped, And The Internet Mercilessly Trolled Him For It

An opaque version of Twitter's blue bird logo is drawn.WATCHLIST

After You Die, What Happens To Your Digital Life?

A figure from Google's patentWATCHLIST
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

How Gluing Pedestrians To Cars Could (Sort Of) Make Them Safer

Pornhub logoWATCHLIST

Pornhub Has A Video Game To Help You Track Sexercise

Three kids using tech devices.WATCHLIST
Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children

Take Some Screen Time To Learn How Screen Time Actually Affects Kids

Rendering of the Paddington Station along Crossrail's new Elizabeth line.WATCHLIST

See Inside London's New Crossrail Stations Before They Open

The LinkedIn logo is displayed on the screen of a laptop computer.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Justin Sullivan

The 2012 LinkedIn Data Breach Was Much Bigger Than Originally Thought

Man holds up an old Nokia 5190 brick phone.WATCHLIST
Max Cadenasso / CC BY 3.0

Nokia Just Got Its Best Shot At Making A Comeback

The first tweet ever posted on Twitter by Jack Dorsey in 2006. It reads, "Just setting up my twttr."WATCHLIST

It's About Time Twitter Updated Its Character Limit

Someone reacts to a Facebook post with a sad emoji.WATCHLIST

Belgian Police Warn Using Facebook's Reactions May Compromise Privacy

Locker ransomware and crypto ransomware are two types of ransomware discussed in AskNewsy.WATCHLIST
Newsy / Evan Thomas

Ransomware Makes It Easy For Cybercriminals To Take Your Money

This origami robot can be used to get batteries out of kid's stomachs.WATCHLIST
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

An Origami Robot Can Retrieve Things Kids Weren't Supposed To Swallow

Kanye West and Aguilar appear together in this edited promo.WATCHLIST
20th Century Fox, Getty Images

What's Kanye West's Music Doing In The New 'Assassin's Creed' Trailer?

Google's headquarters in Mountain View, CaliforniaWATCHLIST
Getty Images / David Paul Morris

Google Will Stop Hosting 'Deceptive' Payday Loan Advertisements

Someone looks through Facebook's trending news feed.WATCHLIST

Facebook Is Fully Capable Of Inserting Bias Into Your Feed

The children's app from ISIS features bright colors and Arabic words.WATCHLIST

ISIS Created An App For Kids, With Some Violent Twists

The proposed new set of emojiWATCHLIST

There's Only One Career Emoji For Women; Google Wants To Change That

In this photo illustration, the WhatsApp application is displayed on an iPhone.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Justin Sullivan

With A New Desktop App, WhatsApp Is Available On Nearly Every Device

Facebook is in hot water over allegations it suppresses certain news stories.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Justin Sullivan

Ex-Facebook Workers Say Your 'Trending' Section Is Biased

The Facebook logo is displayed at the Facebook Innovation Hub technology exhibit.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Sean Gallup

Facebook vs. 'Face Book': Chinese Company Loses Trademark Case