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Could ChatGPT be your child's next tutor? AI experts, politicians weigh in

The controversial AI chatbot -- ChatGPT -- has sparked debate on the use of artificial intelligence in education.
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Politician's use of ChatGPT in Congress sparks debate on AI in schools
February 1, 2023, 5:53 PM

Tech layoffs 2023: Companies that have made cuts

Companies across the tech industry, including Vox Media, Amazon, Microsoft, and Google, have made major cuts in 2023.
February 1, 2023, 5:53 PM
Tech layoffs 2023: Companies that have made cuts
February 1, 2023, 4:39 PM

New study looks at long-term effects of screen time on babies

ABC News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton breaks down a new study that finds later performance in school could be affected by a baby's screen time
February 1, 2023, 4:39 PM
New study looks at long-term effects of screen time on babies
January 28, 2023, 4:24 PM

Some school districts are banning this artificial intelligence tool

Some educators are expressing concerns about students using the AI program ChatGPT to cheat on assignments.
January 28, 2023, 4:24 PM
Some school districts are banning this artificial intelligence tool
January 25, 2023, 9:31 PM

Member of Congress reads AI-generated speech on House floor

When U.S. Rep. Jake Auchincloss decided to deliver a speech on a bill that would create a U.S.-Israel artificial intelligence center, he opted to let the AI do the talking
January 25, 2023, 9:31 PM
Member of Congress reads AI-generated speech on House floor
January 20, 2023, 10:21 PM

Apple AirTags causing major security concerns over reports of stalking

Apple's popular tracking device has been linked to alleged stalking cases, and prompted calls for improved safety.
January 20, 2023, 10:21 PM
Apple AirTags causing major security concerns over reports of stalking
January 19, 2023, 8:11 PM

AirTag helps California firefighters save dog

Members of San Bernardino County Fire rescued the dog nearly a mile downstream from where it fell into the water, officials said.
January 19, 2023, 8:11 PM
AirTag helps California firefighters save dog
January 19, 2023, 8:10 PM

Technical glitch removed money from some Bank of America customer accounts

Bank of America and Zelle blame each other after funds disappeared from some accounts.
January 19, 2023, 8:10 PM
Technical glitch removed money from some Bank of America customer accounts
January 19, 2023, 4:51 PM

TikTok does more to identify state-run media

The social media site is labeling content from Russian-controlled outlets during the war in Ukraine.
January 19, 2023, 4:51 PM
TikTok does more to identify state-run media
January 19, 2023, 3:07 AM

Why some major Texas universities are blocking TikTok access on internet networks

Some major Texas universities have blocked TikTok access on internet networks following a directive from Texas Gov. Greg Abbott last month.
January 19, 2023, 3:07 AM
Why some of this state's largest universities have banned TikTok
January 19, 2023, 1:10 AM

University of Texas bans TikTok on campus networks

The University of Texas at Austin said Monday that TikTok is now blocked on any device connected to the university’s networks.
January 19, 2023, 1:10 AM
University of Texas bans TikTok on campus networks
January 18, 2023, 10:45 PM

How voice recognition technology started

The speech recognition market began in the early 1960s with IBM’s release of the Shoebox.
January 18, 2023, 10:45 PM
How voice recognition technology started
January 8, 2023, 6:53 PM

CES 2023: Smelling, touching take center stage in metaverse

The metaverse was a key theme during this year's tech gathering in Vegas.
January 8, 2023, 6:53 PM
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Best of CES 2023: A color-changing BMW and a boba tea robot

Tech companies showed off their latest products this week at CES.
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A look at the latest tech from the Consumer Electronics Show

ABC News’ Phil Lipof spoke with CNET editor-at-large Brian Cooley about the latest health, auto, and home technologies featured at the annual convention in Las Vegas.
1 month ago
A look at the latest tech from the Consumer Electronics Show
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Social media use linked to brain changes in teens, study finds

ABC News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton joined "GMA" to break down the study.
1 month ago
Social media use linked to brain changes in teens, study finds
1 month ago

Google rolls out latest update for Pixel phones

The new security patch includes support for spatial audio and improvements for Bluetooth, graphics and the camera.
1 month ago
Google rolls out latest update for Pixel phones
1 month ago

E-bike batteries raise safety concerns amid rise in fires: 'Very hard to examine'

Micro-mobility fire or overheating incidents resulted in at least 19 fatalities in 2022, federal officials said.
1 month ago
As e-bike battery fires spike, experts sound the alarm
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Weighing options for gadget insurance

Becky Worley breaks down if you need to insure your tech and the best coverage deals to protect your new computer or phone.
1 month ago
Weighing options for gadget insurance
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Thieves are out to take advantage of last-minute holiday buyers with bogus deals

Shoppers are being cautioned against emails with fake surveys and deals on designer products.
1 month ago
Thieves are out to take advantage of last-minute holiday buyers with bogus deals
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Tech company teaches people to create apps without coding

Tara Reed, the CEO and founder of Apps Without Code joins “GMA3” to give budding entrepreneurs advice on how they can create and build their own app.
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Tech company teaches people to create apps without coding
2 months ago

Video game Fortnite faces new lawsuit

A class-action lawsuit accuses the makers of the video game of designing the game to create a dependency and of failing to warn of the risks of addiction.
2 months ago
Video game Fortnite faces new lawsuit
2 months ago

Sounding off on the battle over music royalties

ABC News' Steve Osunsami sat down with CeCe Peniston who along with artists Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney and others say the music industry needs to pay artists a larger share of streaming profits.
2 months ago
Sounding off on the battle over music royalties
2 months ago

Congress makes push for nationwide digital privacy regulations

ABC News' Devin Dwyer reports on a bipartisan effort in Congress to protect digital privacy online, especially for children, with comprehensive national regulations.
2 months ago
Congress makes push for nationwide digital privacy regulations
2 months ago

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott bans TikTok on state devices

"TikTok harvests vast amounts of data from its users' devices," Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said.
2 months ago
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott bans TikTok on state devices
2 months ago

Here’s what you need to know for the Real ID

For people 18 and older, a REAL ID will be required to travel on a plane beginning May 7, 2025.
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Here’s what you need to know for the Real ID
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'People go to video games for escapism’: Video game designer Cliff Blezinski

ABC News’ Linsey Davis spoke with Cliff Bleszinski, author of “Control Freak: My Epic Adventure Making Video Games,” about the lack of women in gaming and the debate over video games causing violence.
2 months ago
'People go to video games for escapism’: Video game designer Cliff Blezinski
2 months ago

Inside the high stakes battle over computer microchips

ABC News’ Linsey Davis spoke with author and economic historian Chris Miller about his new book, “Chip War: The Fight for the World’s Most Critical Technology.”
2 months ago
Inside the high stakes battle over computer microchips
2 months ago

FBI warns of rise in costly technical support scams

For one couple, a month-long tech support scam ended up costing them $3 million.
2 months ago
FBI warns of rise in costly technical support scams
3 months ago

Tik Talk: Elyse Myers finds humor in life’s awkward moments

ABC News’ Kayna Whitworth spoke with TikTok star comedian Elyse Myers on how she finds humor by sharing relatable stories about awkward moments in life.
3 months ago
Tik Talk: Elyse Myers finds humor in life’s awkward moments
4 months ago

Teens tackle 21st-century challenges at robotics contest

After a COVID-19 hiatus, the “First Global” robotics challenge for high school students is taking place in person again, with teams from almost every country in the world — though not Russia
4 months ago
Teens tackle 21st-century challenges at robotics contest
4 months ago

‘We need a systemic solution’ on digital privacy: Author Danielle Citron

ABC News’ Stephanie Ramos spoke with author Danielle Citron on her new book “The Fight for Privacy: Protecting Dignity, Identity, and Love in the Digital Age.”
4 months ago
‘We need a systemic solution’ on digital privacy: Author Danielle Citron
4 months ago

TikTok going big on US e-commerce? Job listings offer clues

TikTok appears to be deepening its foray into e-commerce
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Meet the physicists awarded the Nobel Prize for work in 'spooky action at a distance'

Three scientists won a Nobel Prize in Physics this week for proving how particles of light 'entangle' and behave as one unit, even when separated by large distances.
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Trio wins Nobel Prize in Physics after proving Albert Einstein wrong
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3 scientists win Nobel Prize in Chemistry for making molecules 'click'

Two American scientists and one Danish scientist have won the 2022 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their roles in furthering the field of "click chemistry."
4 months ago
Meet the 3 scientists who won the 2022 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
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TikTok is obsessed with Lady Gaga's Haus Labs foundation launch

TikTok beauty lovers are obsessing over Haus Labs by Lady Gaga's Triclone Skin Tech Foundation.
4 months ago
TikTok is going gaga over this new Haus Labs foundation launch
4 months ago

Newly released video shows terrifying moments bird flew into military jet

A student and instructor ejected just seconds before the crash, which happened last year, and survived.
4 months ago
Newly released video shows terrifying moments bird flew into military jet
4 months ago

FBI warns hackers are targeting students

Authorities said school districts have limited cybersecurity, which could make them more vulnerable.
4 months ago
FBI warns hackers are targeting students
5 months ago

Tech CEOs testify about domestic extremism on platforms

Democrat Sen. Gary Peters discusses domestic extremism on social media and how he wants to see the companies respond.
5 months ago
Tech CEOs testify about domestic extremism on platforms
5 months ago

'Wheel of Fortune' brings NASA technology to Season 40

Wheel of Fortune will begin its 40th season on Monday, featuring a brand-new puzzleboard that incorporates lidar technology used in the Mars rover.
5 months ago
'Wheel of Fortune' brings NASA technology to Season 40
5 months ago

Social media preys on vulnerability of users to create algorithms, author says

ABC News spoke with author and journalist Max Fisher about his latest book, "The Chaos Machine: The Inside Story of How Social Media Rewired Our Minds and Our World."
5 months ago
Social media preys on users for clicks, author says
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FTC sues mobile analytics company Kochava for selling sensitive data

The FTC says the data could be used to identify and track people at sensitive places like abortion clinics or domestic violence shelters.
5 months ago
FTC sues mobile analytics company Kochava for selling sensitive data
5 months ago

Business aims to use technology to make guns safer

Can smart gun technology reduce firearm dangers? One business is working to do so. ABC News' Ike Ejochi explains.
5 months ago
Business aims to use technology to make guns safer
5 months ago

Attempted child abduction caught on door camera

A doorbell camera captured footage of a man allegedly trying to abduct a 6-year-old girl in Ohio but the child escaped and the suspect was arrested.
5 months ago
Attempted child abduction caught on door camera
6 months ago

Stolen Apple AirTags reportedly lead authorities to alleged thief

Apple AirTags in reportedly stolen luggage led authorities to catch an alleged thief in Florida.
6 months ago
Stolen Apple AirTags reportedly lead authorities to alleged thief
6 months ago

Gen Z is bypassing Google for TikTok as a search engine

"They don't have a long attention span," a social media expert says.
6 months ago
Gen Z is bypassing Google for TikTok as a search engine
6 months ago

By the Numbers: Streaming wars

A look at the numbers behind the growing number of platforms in a race for the most subscribers.
6 months ago
By the Numbers: Streaming wars
6 months ago

Bill boosts semiconductor production amid microchip shortage

President Joe Biden signed the $280 billion bipartisan bill increasing microchip production in the U.S., with the president calling the bill "a once-in-a-generation investment in America itself."
6 months ago
Bill boosts semiconductor production amid microchip shortage
6 months ago

Snapchat announces in-app family center to promote safe social media usage

The family center aims to promote conversation between parents and minors about safe social media practices.
6 months ago
Snapchat announces in-app family center to promote safe social media usage
6 months ago

Can smart gun technology potentially reduce firearm dangers?

ABC News’ Ike Ejiochi reports on smart gun technology and its potential to reduce gun-related deaths in the U.S.
6 months ago
Can smart gun technology potentially reduce firearm dangers?