TECHNOLOGY

Nokia 3Q profit beats expectations despite chip shortage
Nokia 3Q profit beats expectations despite chip shortage

HELSINKI, Finland  -- Nokia, a maker of wireless and fixed-network equipment, reported Thursday a third quarter profit that exceeded analyst expectations. The company said it increased sales of 5G technology and trimmed expenses. However the company cautioned that the market outlook was cloudy due to a global shortage of semiconductors and could hinder growth.

Skypod firm in UAE tied to investment company flagged abroad
Skypod firm in UAE tied to investment company flagged abroad

SHARJAH (UAE) -- A small four-seat pod hovers above Sharjah's test track. This futuristic transit solution was promoted by a Belarusian company that hopes to secure future contracts.

Facebook exec pushes back on whistleblower claims
Facebook exec pushes back on whistleblower claims
Asian shares pull back, chilled by decline on Wall Street
Asian shares pull back, chilled by decline on Wall Street
Samsung reports robust profit thanks to chip demand
Samsung reports robust profit thanks to chip demand
Ford, GM profits fall as sales drop due to chip shortage
Ford, GM profits fall as sales drop due to chip shortage

DETROIT , -- Global computer chip shortages have impacted third quarter profits at Ford and its crosstown rival General Motors. Both companies had to temporarily close their factories in order to get supplies for dealer lots.

Gen. Milley calls Chinese weapon test ‘very concerning’
Gen. Milley calls Chinese weapon test ‘very concerning’

WASHINGTON , -- China conducted a "very concerning test" of a hypersonic weapon in its aggressive move in space and military technology, according to a top U.S. military official.

Facebook froze as anti-vaccine comments swarmed users
Facebook froze as anti-vaccine comments swarmed users
Huawei sales off 32% after US sanctions, smartphone sale
Huawei sales off 32% after US sanctions, smartphone sale
Facebook grilled by UK lawmakers making online safety rules
Facebook grilled by UK lawmakers making online safety rules
US companies announce plans for gene-edited strawberries
US companies announce plans for gene-edited strawberries

BOISE - An Idaho company has reached an agreement to help a California-based plant breeding firm grow strawberries. They claim that the plants will keep fresher for longer periods of time and last longer.

EXPLAINER: What is the metaverse and how will it work?
EXPLAINER: What is the metaverse and how will it work?

"Metaverse" is the latest buzzword in tech. One of the most well-known platforms on the internet is rebranding to show its acceptance of this futuristic idea.

Apple’s strong quarter suffers $6B blow from supply shortage
Apple’s strong quarter suffers $6B blow from supply shortage
Adobe Max 2021: Photoshop will soon be available in web browsers. This includes new tools for authenticating content
Adobe Max 2021: Photoshop will soon be available in web browsers. This includes new tools for authenticating content

You can find all the latest updates from Adobe's Max conference, including Creative Cloud Spaces and Photoshop, Illustrator, and many other features.

Live coverage of the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 presentation
Live coverage of the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 presentation

Chevrolet is set to unveil the Corvette Z06 in its big day. 

Bitcoin tops $66,000, sets record as crypto goes mainstream
Bitcoin tops $66,000, sets record as crypto goes mainstream
Tesla hits record profit despite parts shortage, ship delays
Tesla hits record profit despite parts shortage, ship delays
Netflix posts higher 3Q earnings, solid subscriber growth
Netflix posts higher 3Q earnings, solid subscriber growth
Senator asks Facebook CEO to testify on Instagram and kids
Senator asks Facebook CEO to testify on Instagram and kids

WASHINGTON -- A senator is asking Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg for testimony before a panel. The panel has already heard extensive criticisms from a former employee.

China set to send 3 astronauts on longest crewed mission yet
China set to send 3 astronauts on longest crewed mission yet

BEIJING , China will send three astronauts to its space station to live for six months. This is a significant milestone in a program that has been moving at a rapid pace over recent years.

Nippon Steel sues Japan business partner Toyota over patent
Nippon Steel sues Japan business partner Toyota over patent
Liberty University extends NASCAR sponsorship through 2026
Liberty University extends NASCAR sponsorship through 2026
‘As seen on TikTok’ is the new ‘As seen on TV’
‘As seen on TikTok’ is the new ‘As seen on TV’
Feds warn companies: Fake online reviews could lead to fines
Feds warn companies: Fake online reviews could lead to fines

WASHINGTON , -- Federal regulators are focusing on the "explosion" of businesses using fake reviews and misleading messages on social media to promote their products or services.

Missouri governor urged to appoint cybersecurity panel
Missouri governor urged to appoint cybersecurity panel
China’s Shenzhou-13 spacecraft docks for 6-month mission
China’s Shenzhou-13 spacecraft docks for 6-month mission
China crackdown on Apple store hits holy book apps, Audible
China crackdown on Apple store hits holy book apps, Audible
New skyscraper lab will test elevators high above Atlanta
New skyscraper lab will test elevators high above Atlanta

ATLANTA -- A world-class elevator tower will soon be open for testing.

Bitcoin-mining power plant raises ire of environmentalists
Bitcoin-mining power plant raises ire of environmentalists

Finding enough energy to power the massive, powerful computer arrays that create and trade cryptocurrency is a major obstacle to large-scale Bitcoin mining. One central New York mining operation came up with an innovative solution that alarms environmentalists. It has its own power plant.

Bulgarian coal miners demand job security, fear changes
Bulgarian coal miners demand job security, fear changes
US regulators seek answers from Tesla over lack of recall
US regulators seek answers from Tesla over lack of recall
Facebook's violent video footage causes father of a murdered reporter to sue his son
Facebook's violent video footage causes father of a murdered reporter to sue his son
Facebook introduces new controls to help kids use its platforms
Facebook introduces new controls to help kids use its platforms

In the wake of the horrendous testimony that Facebook platforms harm children, Facebook will introduce several features to encourage teens to use Instagram to take a break and "nudge" them if they continue to look at content that is not beneficial to their health.

Google cracks down on climate change denial by targeting ads
Google cracks down on climate change denial by targeting ads

Google is cracking down on digital ads promoting false climate change claims or being used to make money from such content, hoping to limit revenue for climate change deniers and stop the spread of misinformation on its platforms.

The Grand Theft Auto Trilogy is being remastered for PC, consoles and Nintendo Switch
The Grand Theft Auto Trilogy is being remastered for PC, consoles and Nintendo Switch
Here are the Apple Watch Series 7 prices
Here are the Apple Watch Series 7 prices
The whistleblower who plunged Facebook into crisis
The whistleblower who plunged Facebook into crisis
Far Cry 6 sheds new light on Vaas fan theory, but not how you think
Far Cry 6 sheds new light on Vaas fan theory, but not how you think

Far Cry 6's post-credits scene answers some questions regarding the possible return to Far Cry 3 villain Vaas and raises a few others.

Huawei executives return to Canada as China releases Canadians
Huawei executives return to Canada as China releases Canadians

China's government eagerly awaited the return of a senior executive from Huawei Technologies, a global communications company, on Saturday after what was a high-stakes prisoner exchange with Canada and the U.S.

Democrats try delicate tax maneuvers for $3.5 trillion bill
Democrats try delicate tax maneuvers for $3.5 trillion bill
Trends that Will Revolutionize the Future of Mobile Apps
Trends that Will Revolutionize the Future of Mobile Apps
Details and scale of the massive Kaseya ransomware attacks emerge
Details and scale of the massive Kaseya ransomware attacks emerge
What Baerbock plans to do with the housebuilders: The plans of the Green leader in the reality check
What Baerbock plans to do with the housebuilders: The plans of the Green leader in the reality check

The first law she would introduce as Chancellor would be an "immediate climate protection programme", said Green Party leader Annalena Baerbock. She would als

Energy chief cites Threat of cyberattacks crippling Energy grid
Energy chief cites Threat of cyberattacks crippling Energy grid

Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm on Sunday called for much more public-private collaboration on cyber defenses and stated U.S. adversaries are capable of utilizing cyber intrusions to shut the U.S. grid.

Elon Musk slammed at Bitcoin 2021 conference after tweet, price drop
Elon Musk slammed at Bitcoin 2021 conference after tweet, price drop