MSNBC: Tech & science

Syndicate content NBC News Technology
NBC News Technology
Updated: 19 min 31 sec ago

This Startup Serves Pizza Made by Robots

3 hours 32 min ago
Zume, a Silicon Valley startup aiming to be the "Amazon of food," is taking on Domino's and Pizza Hut with a small army of pizza-making robots.
Categories: MSNBC

R.I.P: World's Last VCR Maker Hits the Eject Button

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 9:56am
It's one final hit of the "eject" button for the VCR.
Categories: MSNBC

'Pokemon Go' Launches in Japan, With McDonald's Tie-In

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 7:17am
Eager Japanese rushed to their phones on Friday to start hunting as Pokemon Go finally launched in Japan, home of the colorful cartoon characters.
Categories: MSNBC

What Did Silicon Valley Think of Thiel's Trump Speech?

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 6:37am
The overriding perception among Republican tech workers was that Thiel's focus on tech, the economy and small government, was a resounding success.
Categories: MSNBC

Men Sentenced for Threats Against Pokemon Championships

Thu, 07/21/2016 - 9:20pm
James Stumbo and Kevin Norton's lawyers have argued the online remarks were idle chatter.
Categories: MSNBC

'Pokemon Go' Players Launch Pepper Spray Campaign

Thu, 07/21/2016 - 5:59pm
Two 'Pokemon Go' gamers who were attacked by armed robbers earlier this month have started raising money to buy pepper spray for fellow players.
Categories: MSNBC

Tesla's 'Master Plan, Part Deux' Is Revealed

Thu, 07/21/2016 - 5:53pm
Solar roofs are just one part of Tesla Chief Elon Musk's plan for the car manufacturer.
Categories: MSNBC

Pokemon Go Takes Over Children's Hospital

Thu, 07/21/2016 - 2:10pm
Pokemon Go has kids all over moving around, but it's a special treat for kids stuck in the hospital.
Categories: MSNBC

Tinder Launches Social to Let Users Hang Out in Groups

Thu, 07/21/2016 - 1:50pm
Now, you can use Tinder to plan a night out and take along your friends to meet strangers.
Categories: MSNBC

Tesla Stock Takes a Dip After Musk 'Master Plan'

Thu, 07/21/2016 - 1:08pm
In sometimes apocalyptic tones, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has finally revealed the broad corporate strategy he has been promising for several weeks —
Categories: MSNBC

Despite Fatal Crash, Govt Stands by Self-Driving Cars

Thu, 07/21/2016 - 7:17am
The government will not abandon efforts to speed the development of self-driving cars, despite a fatal accident involving a Tesla on autopilot.
Categories: MSNBC

Elon Musk Sees Tesla Becoming a Renewable Energy Enterprise

Thu, 07/21/2016 - 2:58am
Tesla Motors' founder and CEO released Wednesday a second installment of Tesla's 'Master Plan," a sequel to comments he posted online in 2006.
Categories: MSNBC

Charges, Arrest in Crackdown on Illegal Movie Sharing Sites

Wed, 07/20/2016 - 7:41pm
Prosecutors on Wednesday filed charges against a Ukrainian man accused of running the world's most often-visited website for illegally sharing movies.
Categories: MSNBC

Are Insurers Stuck in the Slow Lane on Smart Cars?

Wed, 07/20/2016 - 3:44pm
As cars become more autonomous, liability will be absorbed by the manufacturer — creating challenges for the insurance industry.
Categories: MSNBC

Five Years Ago the Space Shuttle Program Ended

Wed, 07/20/2016 - 3:41pm
On July 21, 2011, Atlantis landed in Florida, ending NASA's space shuttle program after captivating the world for 30 years.
Categories: MSNBC

Birkenstock Ditches Amazon, Citing Rampant Counterfeiting

Wed, 07/20/2016 - 3:25pm
Sandals company Birkenstock is pulling all products from Amazon, saying the online retailer is plagued by counterfeits and unauthorized selling.
Categories: MSNBC

Forget Sit-Ins, Bank-Ins May Be The Way to Empowerment

Wed, 07/20/2016 - 3:16pm
Protests are not the only way people are taking action following the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile.
Categories: MSNBC

Is 'Pokemon Go' Tiring You Out? Pay Someone to Play for You!

Wed, 07/20/2016 - 1:02pm
Enjoying "Pokemon Go" but a little tired of all that pesky outdoor walking or playing? Well, now you can hire someone to do it all for you.
Categories: MSNBC

Facebook Messenger Just Hit 1 Billion Users

Wed, 07/20/2016 - 11:31am
Facebook's Messenger has more than 1 billion users, the social media company said on Wednesday, making it one the world's top three apps.
Categories: MSNBC

Sexual Assault Caught on Snapchat Nets Guilty Verdicts

Wed, 07/20/2016 - 9:51am
Two people have been found guilty in connection with a Massachusetts rape posted on the social media app Snapchat. NECN's Abbey Niezgoda reports.
Categories: MSNBC