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Airbnb, the nation's second-most-valuable startup, is battling cities from Boston to San Diego over collecting taxes and enforcing zoning rules.
As part of a settlement of five legal cases that claimed Facebook allowed advertisers to discriminate against minorities, the company is making changes to its ad-targeting technology.
A prominent group of conspiracy theorists who believe that the Earth is flat will embark on a cruise to Antarctica next year to visit what they consider the 'end of the world.'
Anheuser Busch and Keurig are moving forward with a plan to continue selling single-serve pods containing cocktails according to a report from the Wall Street Journal .
The early observations also suggest the object, which is suspected to contain unaltered material from the birth of our solar system, may be even older than initially thought.
MoviePass' Uncapped plan will cost $9.95 per month if subscribers pay for a full year in advance. If they elect to pay on a monthly basis, it'll cost users $14.95 per month for a limited time.
J.K. Rowling seems to have lost touch with, if not downright alienated, the portion of the internet she hopes to engage with and delight. Are fans partly to blame?
The electric car firm said in a tweet Tuesday that it was delaying the price hike, which was supposed to occur on Monday, until Wednesday. The firm cited an 'unusually high volume' of orders.
Google unveils Stadia service to stream games on any device along with Assistant-equipped controller
Google has taken the wraps off its new gaming service. Dubbed 'Stadia,' the platform operates entirely on the cloud and lets users stream games on any device, without the need for downloading.
At this year's Mars Conference, 'the force is with you.' That is, if you were fortunate enough to get an invite. The Amazon CEO kicked off the event by releasing a robotic dragonfly into the air.
A group of Stanford researchers say they've devised a way to create hydrogen fuel out of one of Earth's most abundant resources: sea water.
The price has swelled too. The Reverb bundle will cost between $599 and $649 when it ships in late April.
The company this morning introduced Stadia, its new vision for anywhere, any-device gaming.
There’s a vast pool of talent out there. But they need access to courses that suit their learning style and schedules, according to Sebastian Thrun.
British scientists are growing cultured meat fibres using cell extract from pigs. They are doing this on a large scale in a bioreactor where muscle cells develop.
An ancient Babylonian treasure is being returned to Iraq after it was taken from the country. The cuneiform kudurru, a document drawn up on the orders of a Babylonian king, was seized in 2012.
Photographer Brian Rose turns his lens on the city where Donald Trump built (and nearly destroyed) his reputation.
'Checkout' lets users store their payment information and purchase items directly through Instagram. Starting Tuesday, it's rolling out to 20 brands, including H&M, Zara, Uniqlo and Adidas.
The brain does not reach its full maturity until the age of 30 according to neuroscientists. Professor Peter Jones from Cambridge University says there is no strict definition for when adulthood starts.
The third and final supermoon this year will be visible on March 20. Known as the 'Full Worm Moon', the Earth's satellite will appear fullest and brightest on Wednesday morning at 01:43 GMT.