APPLE TV+ IS HERE-BUT THE STREAMING SERVICE HAS A LONG WAY TO GO

The streaming service has big names, and deep pockets, but must-watch programming? Dunno.

MACHINES SHOULDN'T HAVE TO SPY ON US TO LEARN

We need a breakthrough that allows us to reap the benefits of AI without savaging data privacy.

 
 
 

MEET LOCKERGOGA, THE RANSOMWARE CRIPPLING INDUSTRIAL FIRMS

The new strain of malware represents a dangerous combination of aggressive disruption and high-stakes targets.

APPLE LAUNCHES APPLE NEWS+ PAID SUBSCRIPTION SERVICE

Apple News Plus will cost $10 a month and provide subscribers with feature stories from hundreds of magazines and newspapers.

 
 
 

'US' BROKE A LOT OF BOX OFFICE RECORDS

Jordan Peele's horror flick made a lot of cash this weekend. Also, one of the Jonas Brothers knows how 'Game of Thrones' ends.

THE COMEDIAN WITH THE BEST TRUMP IMPRESSION? NONE OF THEM

Few, if any, actors have been able to accurately mimic the president's style.

 
 
 

SIMPLE EXPERIMENTS SHOW HOW MOTION IS EQUIVALENT TO HEAT

A big idea in thermodynamics is the mechanical equivalent of heat, a concept that spells out how moving objects and changing temperatures...

IN GERMANY, SOLAR-POWERED HOMES ARE REALLY CATCHING ON

The country is getting closer to the solar home revolution: a panel on every roof, an EV in every garage, and a battery in every basement.

 
 
 

CAN AI BE A FAIR JUDGE IN COURT? ESTONIA THINKS SO

Estonia plans to use an artificial intelligence program to decide some small-claims cases, part of a push to make government services...

WE MIGHT BE REACHING 'PEAK INDIFFERENCE' ON CLIMATE CHANGE

Anyone who wants to deal with climate change may have only a brief window to sell the public on a plan.

 
 
 

THE ENGINE PROPELLING THE FASTEST WOMAN ON FOUR WHEELS

A turbojet engine used on F-4 Phantom jets during the Vietnam War finds a new purpose.

THE BEAUTIFUL BENEFITS OF CONTEMPLATING DOOM

The Doomsday Clock reminds us that global catastrophe is closer than ever. But it doesn't have to be all gloom.

 
 
 

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A JURY GRAPPLES WITH PERPLEXING SCIENCE

Two decades ago, a new form of genetic testing helped send a man to prison. But the case exposed the limits of using complicated forensics...

ON THE TRAIL OF THE ROBOCALL KING

An investigator set out to discover the source of one scammy robocall. Turns out, his target made them by the millions.

 
 
 

A CLEVER NEW STRATEGY FOR TREATING CANCER, THANKS TO DARWIN

Most advanced-stage cancers mutate, resisting drugs meant to kill them. Now doctors are harnessing the principles of evolution to thwart...

SYNTHETIC BIOLOGY COULD BRING A POX ON US ALL

New methods are making it easier than ever to produce life-saving vaccines-and life-taking viruses that humanity is not prepared to...

 
 
 

ANGRY NERD: THE NEXT BIG ONE WILL BE A DATAQUAKE

Platforms have become the slabs of virtual bedrock underlying life. And every day they shift.

LIVEBLOG: LIVE UPDATES FROM APPLE'S MARCH 25 EVENT

On Monday morning, Apple hosts an event to outline plans for its news distribution and media streaming services. Our live coverage...

 
 
 

MUELLER SAYS NO COLLUSION, BARR RAISES A MILLION QUESTIONS

In a convoluted letter to Congress, Attorney General William Barr summarized Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation and...

HOW TO WATCH APPLE'S EVENT ON MONDAY, MARCH 25

Things kick off at 10 AM on Monday, March 25, at the Steve Jobs Theater.

 
 
 



Apple TV+ service debuts, coming to Mac, Fire TV, Roku, and more this year

Apple TV+ service debuts, coming to Mac, Fire TV, Roku, and more this year

Apple has shown off its new Apple TV app, and it's making the app available across a wider range of platforms. The new TV app now integrates with third-party subscriptions... Read more ...

Apple announces ‘Apple Card,' coming to U.S. this summer

Apple announces ‘Apple Card,' coming to U.S. this summer

Apple has announced the ‘Apple Card.' The new digital credit card is available exclusively on Apple devices. Apple Card is easy to sign up for on your iPhone, according to the... Read more ...

How to watch Apple reveal its streaming TV and news subscription services live

How to watch Apple reveal its streaming TV and news subscription services live

The market for streaming TV services is about to get even more crowded today, as Apple is expected to announce its offering at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, California... Read more ...

Oprah will release two documentaries on Apple TV Plus to ‘heal our divisions'

Oprah will release two documentaries on Apple TV Plus to ‘heal our divisions'

Apple closed out the announcement of its new Apple TV Plus service with a surprise appearance from Oprah, who'll be working on two documentaries for the upcoming streaming... Read more ...

Apple launches $9.99 Apple News Plus subscription service

Apple launches $9.99 Apple News Plus subscription service

Apple has just revealed its new Apple News Plus service, which adds magazines to the Apple News app. The emphasis is on curation, high quality, and trust, all of which Apple... Read more ...

Apple announces Apple Card credit card

Apple announces Apple Card credit card

At Apple's “show time” services event today, it announced a new Apple Card credit card, promising to improve things about the credit card experience with simpler applications... Read more ...

Apple Arcade is a game subscription service coming this year to iPhones...

Apple Arcade is a game subscription service coming this year to iPhones, iPads, Macs, and Apple TVs

At its March special event today, Apple unveiled Arcade, its new game subscription service. It will work across iOS, macOS, and tvOS, meaning you'll be able to play on your... Read more ...

Apple News Plus service release, pricing, and who's involved

Apple News Plus service release, pricing, and who's involved

Apple News added magazines to the mix at an event at Apple headquarters this morning. At the event, CEO of Apple, Tim Cook, spoke about how Apple News was already known for how... Read more ...

Over a million Asus laptops could have been hacked

Over a million Asus laptops could have been hacked

It appears that Asus is in some hot water after being compromised by hackers, who have hijacked the laptop maker's update service to push malicious software onto Asus devices... Read more ...

Apple's video service could offer extra ‘channels' like Bell's Crave

Apple's video service could offer extra ‘channels' like Bell's Crave

Apple is expected to launch its video streaming service later today, but rumours are still circulating about some aspects of the service - like the price. According to a Wall... Read more ...