Google will raise prices on its G Suite for the first time ever, as competition with Microsoft Office 365 heats up (GOOG, GOOGL)

The cost of G Suite Basic will increase from $5 to $6 per user per month, and the cost of G Suite Business will move from $10 to $12. | Continue reading | 2 hours ago

The CEO behind 'Pokémon Go' says the company is cash-flow positive as it becomes worth almost $4 billion

Niantic, the creator of "Pokémon Go," is now worth almost $4 billion, thanks to a new investment of $245 million. | Continue reading | 3 hours ago

Airbus CEO reveals why the company would be protected during an economic downturn

Airbus CEO Tom Enders told reporters that the company's large order backlog will serve as a buffer against many of the ill effects of an economic downturn. | Continue reading | 3 hours ago

Tim Cook said Apple will reduce hiring in certain divisions because of the iPhone sales slowdown (AAPL)

Apple CEO Tim Cook informed employees of the hiring changes at a meeting earlier this month but stressed that it was not a hiring freeze, according to... | Continue reading | 4 hours ago

The best and worst countries to be a teacher, based on salary

Teachers in LA have gone on strike for the first time in 30 years. Here's a look at how teacher salaries stack up across several different countries. | Continue reading | 4 hours ago

The 2 most popular Xbox One consoles are on sale at Amazon and Walmart for close to their Black Friday prices

The Xbox One S Minecraft bundle and Xbox One X are on sale at close to their Black Friday and Cyber Monday prices. | Continue reading | 4 hours ago

Switzerland's Veeam Software just scooped up half a billion dollars in funding and the cofounder says he's ready to start buying companies

Veeam Software just closed $500 million from Insight Venture Partners, and it's currently looking into small companies to acquire later this year. | Continue reading | 5 hours ago

Federal prosecutors are leading a criminal investigation into Huawei and allegations that it stole trade secrets from US companies

One such incident includes Huawei reportedly looting the robotic technology that T-Mobile uses to test its smartphones. | Continue reading | 6 hours ago

The weirdest things I saw at CES 2019, the biggest tech show of the year

At CES 2019, we saw 8K displays, futuristic self-driving cars, and tons of robots — but we also captured lots of bizarre moments in between. | Continue reading | 7 hours ago

Lime, Bird, and other scooter companies just proved they can help take cars off the road

The findings showed more than a third of users replaced car trips with scooters. That’s good news for companies that want to keep expanding. | Continue reading | 7 hours ago

New videos of the farthest object humanity has ever explored show that it flips like a giant hourglass

NASA's New Horizons probe recently flew past a snowman-shaped space rock called 2014 MU69 (or Ultima Thule). New animations show its 16-hour rotation. | Continue reading | 8 hours ago

'Fortnite' and other free games raked in more than $87 billion last year, and the rest of the gaming industry is starting to take note

Players on smartphone and console alike have proven they're willing spend real money on free games. | Continue reading | 9 hours ago

A $21 million lawsuit filed in New York alleges that a sophisticated web of real estate brokers used Airbnb illegally to trick 75,000 unknowing guests

A lawsuit filed by the city of New York is accusing a prominent real estate brokerage firm for using Airbnb illegally and misleading 76,000 guests. | Continue reading | 10 hours ago

A googly-eyed robot is coming to 172 grocery stores across America

Giant Food Stores will be introducing Marty to its 172 stores through the first half of 2019 as part of a broader plan to introduce robots to retail. | Continue reading | 10 hours ago

The CEO of a startup aimed at harnessing the benefits of young blood shares his real plan to beat aging

A startup called Alkahest is studying the anti-aging effects of young blood to design drugs that could fight age-related diseases like Alzheimer's and... | Continue reading | 10 hours ago

The best robot vacuums you can buy

Nobody likes cleaning, but it must be done, so why not enlist a robot vacuum cleaner to do it? These are the best robot vacuum cleaners you can buy. | Continue reading | 11 hours ago

China wants to launch to Mars next year — part of an ambitious plan to bring the first Martian soil samples back to Earth

China recently landed a spacecraft on the far side of the moon, and is also working on a robotic Mars mission that may launch in 2020. | Continue reading | 11 hours ago

How much money is 'Fortnite' making? Nearly $2.5 billion in 2018 alone, according to the latest report

"Fortnite" made nearly $2.5 billion in 2018 alone, according to a new report. Being the biggest game in the world has its benefits! | Continue reading | 11 hours ago

Everyone's favorite flip phone from the early 2000s is getting 2019 makeover — a foldable display

Only 200,000 of Motorla's Razr with a foldable display will be made, and it'll reportedly be priced around $1,500. | Continue reading | 11 hours ago

Roku removes Alex Jones' Infowars channel after backlash from users and families of those killed in Sandy Hook shooting

Roku originally said Infowars didn't violate its policies, but less than 24 hours later it said it had "determined that the channel should be removed" after... | Continue reading | 12 hours ago

A hot startup raised $66M in 5 days using these 24 slides

Tech investors are throwing money behind Front, a five-year-old startup that aims to change the way teams get work done. Front CEO Mathilde Collin shared the... | Continue reading | 12 hours ago

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella just laid out the company's vision for its 'Netflix for games'

Microsoft is building the "Netflix for games" right now, and it's called Project xCloud. | Continue reading | 13 hours ago

Here are 20 senior executives who have abandoned Snap since its IPO less than 2 years ago

Analysts are asking what's happening to Snap's management. | Continue reading | 14 hours ago

We'll get you caught up on all the news you missed at the year's biggest healthcare investor conference

Among the highlights: an $8 billion deal (and more to come?), a promising depression drug, and a strategy deep dive from a healthcare giant. | Continue reading | 14 hours ago

Apple CEO Tim Cook says he is inspired by the story of how an Apple Watch identified a user's clogged heart arteries

This isn't the first time an Apple Watch has averted a medical crisis. | Continue reading | 16 hours ago

YouTube is giving people 2 months to take down videos of dangerous stunts like the 'Bird Box' challenge

YouTube cited the 'Tide pod challenge' as an example of an unacceptably dangerous stunt. | Continue reading | 17 hours ago

10 things in tech you need to know today

Netflix hiked its prices, Snap's CFO quit, and Huawei's CEO broke his silence. | Continue reading | 19 hours ago

Andreessen Horowitz-backed startup PagerDuty has confidentially filed for an IPO but because of the shutdown no one can review its prospectus

The $1.3 billion startup PagerDuty disregards SEC shutdown to take a major step toward an initial public offering. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

Most people like PopSockets phone grips, but I think they’re overrated — here's why I prefer the Speck GrabTab instead

I would spend my $10 on the Speck GrabTab over a PopSockets grip because it's more secure, more comfortable to hold, and less obtrusive. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

These are the 577 positions SpaceX is cutting at its headquarters in a major round of layoffs

Elon Musk's rocket company, SpaceX, is laying off 577 employees from its headquarters in California. A notice sent to the state lists the jobs. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

Snapchat's parent company is losing its CFO after less than a year, and the stock is plummeting (SNAP)

It's yet another piece of bad news for the struggling messaging app company. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

Apple has finally released a battery case for the latest iPhones, and it costs $129 (AAPL)

There are compatible battery cases available for the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR — but what about the iPhone X? | Continue reading | 1 day ago

NBC says it may eventually pull 'The Office' off Netflix to fuel its own streaming service, and other popular shows could follow

As more companies enter the streaming game, Netflix's catalog of licensed content, including NBC's "The Office," could disappear. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

The year of voice, Gillette's #MeToo ad, Amazon's influencers

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Nike has revealed a futuristic new self-lacing sneaker that's half the price of its original model as it charts a course for 'footwear to firmware' (NKE)

Nike revealed a new self-lacing shoe, the Nike Adapt BB, showing off its vision for connected footwear. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

A man allegedly shipped a package with more than a pound of meth to Apple’s Grand Central Station store in New York and was arrested when he tried to pick it up (AAPL)

Richard Dean Desain, 32, was arrested at Apple's Grand Central store in New York City after allegedly shipping more than a pound of crystal meth to the store. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

You can stream the Super Bowl online for free — here's how

When is Super Bowl LIII? Kickoff is February 3rd at 6:30 pm ET. Stream it from your phone, tablet, browser, Roku TV, or Chromecast from the CBS or Yahoo apps. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

The American Egg Board celebrates an egg becoming the most-liked photo on Instagram and getting 'the recognition it deserves'

"We always knew eggs were incredible… now the world has confirmed it," the president of the American Egg Board said in a statement on Tuesday. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

HP and Hewlett Packard Enterprise will pay a $25 million settlement to salespeople who sued over messed up pay (HP, HPE)

Salespeople sued the combined HP years ago, claiming computer systems weren't tracking commissions properly and they weren't getting paid in a timely manner. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

I'm seriously doubting the Google Pixel 3's dominance as the best smartphone camera after taking it on vacation

The Pixel 3 is the safe choice for the best smartphone camera, but I've found that you can get even better shots with a phone that costs far less. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

There's a new 'Super Mario' game for Nintendo's Switch, and it's a modern mash-up of classic Mario

A massive re-release of "New Super Mario Bros. U" and "New Super Luigi U" just arrived on the Nintendo Switch, and it's packed with stuff to do. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

2 retail giants are feuding over prescription drugs and it signals a 'seismic shift' for the future of healthcare

CVS and Walmart are trading blame after the pharmacy giant said some customers could no longer pick up their prescriptions at Walmart stores. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

The best new technology we saw at CES 2019

Kia's car of the future can scan your face, and even your heart, to give you the best driving experience you've ever had. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

Disappointing photos show what living in San Francisco on a tech salary really looks like

Even with a high-earning tech salary, living in the nation's most competitive real estate market can be difficult. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

Apple's $24 million chip executive is reportedly on Intel's short list for new CEO, but it's not clear if he'd be willing to make that jump (INTC)

If Intel could lure Apple senior VP of hardware technologies, Johny Srouji, into becoming the new CEO, it would be a big win for the company. Big if. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

People are petitioning Google to remove a gay conversion therapy app from Play Store that was already booted from Apple's app store (GOOG, GOOGL)

An online petition calling for the gay conversion app to be removed from Google's Play Store has garnered almost 40,000 signatures. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

Facebook is throwing money at local news and it could help win back trust in the industry

Major tech companies and moguls are pouring lots of money into initiatives to support quality journalism, after months of bad headlines about fake news. | Continue reading | 1 day ago

Delta can't put its new Airbus jets into service because FAA inspectors have been sent home during the government shutdown (DAL)

Delta Air Lines announced on Tuesday that it will likely push back the debut of its Airbus A220 airliner due to the lack of working FAA inspectors. | Continue reading | 1 day ago