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Tech / NBC 5 Tech News - 1 year ago

Uber Hits 2 Billion Rides

After taking nearly six years to accomplish 1 billion rides, the ride-hailing mogul, Uber, based in San Francisco reached the 2 billion number just six months later, as reported by The Verge.The milestone...Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area This story uses...

Tech / NBC 5 Tech News - 1 year ago

Uber Hits Two Billion Rides

After taking nearly six years to accomplish 1 billion rides, the ride-hailing mogul, Uber, based in San Francisco reached the 2 billion number just six months later, as reported by The Verge.The milestone...Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area This story uses...

Tech / NBC 5 Tech News - 1 year ago

Pokemon Invade the Alamo

With Pokemon Go preoccupying people all over the country, the directors of the Alamo in San Antonio have noticed visitors paying more attention to their phones than to the history of the landmark.Photo Credit: WOAI

Tech / NBC 5 Tech News - 1 year ago

Mall Security Robot Injures Boy

A 16-month-old boy is recovering after a security robot apparently ran over his foot at the Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto, California. The boy's mother, Tiffany Teng, said her son, Harwin Cheng,...Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area

Tech / NBC 5 Tech News - 1 year ago

What You Need to Know About Pokemon Go

Pokémon have invaded once again, and they're everywhere. Since the Pokémon Go app launched on iOS and Android six days ago people have been catching the creatures anywhere from the Empire State Building to...Photo Credit: Getty Images This story uses...

Tech / NBC 5 Tech News - 1 year ago

NASA to Deploy Flying Laboratory

When it comes to research, NASA's DC-8 jetliner is the only way to fly. The plane resembles a typical commercial airliner from the outside, except for the giant NASA logo on its tail.Photo Credit: NASA This story uses functionality that may not work...

Tech / NBC 5 Tech News - 1 year ago

Dating Site Faces Probe Over Use of 'Fembots'

The parent company of infidelity dating site Ashley Madison, hit by a devastating hack last year, is now the target of a U.S. Federal Trade Commission investigation, the new executives seeking to revive...Photo Credit: Photo illustration by Carl Cour...

Tech / NBC 5 Tech News - 1 year ago

House Dems Stream Sit-In

The shot wasn’t always steady, and sometimes people got in the way.Such are the perils of recording video on a cellphone.Streaming media conveyed House Democrats' message to the masses when C-SPAN cameras...Photo Credit: Bloomberg via Getty Images