Stories That Pay Off: The desperate and hilarious ways cities begged for Amazon HQ

Not everyone is happy about the new Amazon headquarters.

All the dramatic ways cities begged for the Amazon headquarters deal

It's been a long, painful journey to HQ2.

A software engineer collected salaries in the tech industry. Here’s her advice for employers.

Here's some advice for executives at your company.

Apple iPhone Event Fall 2018: Here’s what features and other details you can expect

Here's what you need to know before Apple's iPhone keynote on Sept. 12.

Gameheads teaches game design to Oakland’s youth, and it’s hoping to reshape the gaming industry

They're addressing tech's racial imbalance by teaching game design.

Facebook to start using algorithms to assign users a “trustworthiness score”

Scores will be on a scale of zero to one.

iPhone X 2018 Rumors: Everything we think we know about the new iPhone

We're keeping track of the list of features, colors and prices to expect on release day. brings its first driverless car service to Texas. Here’s how it’s keeping pedestrians safe.'s VP of business strategy says it aims to keep passengers and pedestrians safe.

23andMe, Ancestry and other DNA testing companies agree to better protect your genetic information

The guidelines offer common-sense protections for DNA test users.

These new liquid-filled glasses are meant to cure motion sickness

People might be able to overlook the pair's four-holed oceanic realness if it means skipping the urge to vomit.

Apple’s next iPhone update will change how your location is sent to 911 during emergency calls

911 callers using iOS 12 may see quicker response times in an emergency.

What is the Rooney Rule? Here are the pros and cons of the popular diversity initiative.

The Rooney Rule is often touted as a means of diversifying the upper ranks of companies and organizations. Here's how it works — and where it comes up short.

The Tesloop shuttles travelers around Southern California — but is it more than a glorified bus?

The trip only cost me $55, and seemed too good to be true.


How makers democratize the manufacturing industry

The maker movement reimagines the concept of the “factory.”

Career inspiration: 15 emerging jobs growing fastest in the US

Looking for a new job in 2018? Coding gigs are hot, but you don't have to love math or science to get in on an emerging career area. Here are ideas and some smart advice.

Best places to work in 2018: These 10 top companies get the highest marks from employees

These are the best companies to work in terms of salary, benefits and more, according to Glassdoor reviews by employees who actually work there.

4 female NASA scientists will soon be in toy boxes across America. Here’s why that’s important.

Women hold less than 25% of STEM jobs, despite making up nearly half of the American workforce.

Add your own urine and this powder will turn into hydrogen fuel

Scientists invented a powder made from aluminum that can be turned into energy using human pee.

Researchers invented a robot muscle that lifts 1,000 times its weight

Muscles lead to robots — which could lead to humanity's new best friend.

Paid Post: From robotics to space travel, 5 surprising ways oil fuels innovation

Advancements in science and technology unexpectedly depend on natural gas and oil products.

#UnqualifiedForTech: This viral hashtag is exposing how the tech industry rewards white privilege

Unqualified for tech? For one part of the population, that's not a problem.

North Korea is more wired than ever — but its citizens could pay the price

More phones, tablets and websites in North Korea don't exactly add up to a freer society. Instead, things might look a bit like Orwell's '1984.'

The 5 sneakiest new scams to watch out for right now in 2017

Fraud, ID theft and summer scams abound — and are hard to spot. Here are red flags to watch out for on Facebook, Airbnb and in your text and email inboxes.

Tech N9nes's Rap About Sexual Assault Opens Door for Honesty

The underground MC confesses to being a victim of sexual assault, starting a constructive dialogue about a sensitive issue.