Tech

FBI warns of possible state election-system hacks

The FBI is warning state officials to boost election security in light of evidence that hackers breached related data systems in two states

Race for Facebook data center raises tax-break questions

The race between a town in New Mexico and a Salt Lake City suburb to entice a new Facebook data center is raising questions about public investments in a cloud-computing economy that typically brings few local jobs

AutoComplete: Mercedes and Infiniti are most likely to let robots take the wheel

Engine and transmission updates underpin 2017 GMC Canyon and Chevrolet Colorado, and BMW's got some two-door plans up its 7 Series sleeve.

Spying on the Soviets from space

"Declassified" explains how the HEXAGON satellite program gave the U.S. an advantage over the Soviet Union. Watch Sunday at 10 p.m. ET/PT.

Subscribe and save? Don't count on it

Kurt the 'CyberGuy' explains how Amazon's subscription program may cost users more in the long-run

Microsoft Thinks Macs Are As Useful As 'A Hat For Your Cat'

The Mac vs PC war is on once again with the release of a new Microsoft commercial. Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more.

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Mark Zuckerberg Gave The Pope A Drone Model As A Gift

Zuckerberg was in the area for a Facebook Q&A in Rome.

Apple expected to show new iPhone at event next week

Apple is expected to show off a new iPhone next week when the company holds its fall product launch event in San Francisco

Drones meet drought in skies of storied California farmland

In the drought-stricken West, where every drop of water counts, some California farmers are using advanced drone technology to save the scarce resource

Government forecast: 600K commercial drones within the year

Federal aviation officials estimate there will be 600,000 commercial drone aircraft operating in the US within the year, thanks to new safety rules that opened the skies to them on Monday

Apple iOS 9.3.5 solves huge security problems

The iOS 9.3.5 update follows the discovery of spyware exploiting flaws that could compromise earlier versions of the mobile software.

Drone Owners, Get Pumped — The FAA Is Taking Things To New Heights

More than 3,300 drone pilots signed up to take the new aeronautical exam the first day it was available.

Fitbit motivational feature to take users on virtual hikes

Fitbit wants to get you to exercise more by making you think you're hiking famous trails instead of your neighborhood

Behemoth bike: German eyes world record for heavy pedaling

A German man has built a behemoth bicycle that he plans to pedal into the record books as the world's heaviest rideable bike

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Pope Francis chats in person with Facebook CEO Zuckerberg

Pope Francis and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife have met at the Vatican

Could humans live on newly discovered exoplanet?

Astronomers are thrilled with the discovery of a new planet. Why does this matter? Prof. Michael Shara tells CNN's Jonathan Mann.

Soft Robots Could Make Human Interactions With Robots Safer

A new octopus-inspired robot could lead to medical advances.

Pokemon, just go: France doesn't want creatures in schools

France's education minister wants the makers of "Pokemon Go" not to locate the rarest of their virtual creatures in schools

Facebook reduces role of human editors in 'trending topics'

Facebook is taking new steps to reduce the role of human judgment in its "Trending Topics" feature, which drew controversy earlier this year over claims the service was suppressing conservative views