Tech Industry Widespread computer outage hit American, JetBlue, leaving passengers grounded The problem, now resolved, was related to the computer system used for bookings and reservations. by Carrie Mihalcik, Laura Hautala March 26, 2019 10:52 AM PDT American was one of the airlines affected by the outage. Getty Images Many travelers were left waiting around
TV and Movies HBO’s Elizabeth Holmes Theranos documentary exposes American health care “The health care system has become horribly perverted,” says Alex Gibney, director of The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley. by Richard Trenholm March 20, 2019 1:51 AM PDT Nobody likes having a needle stuck in their arm. And nobody likes having
Security American Airlines has cameras in some seat-back screens, but says it won’t use them Singapore Airlines was criticized earlier for having cameras in some of its entertainment systems. by Abrar Al-Heeti February 21, 2019 3:24 PM PST Picture Alliance/Getty Images It turns out some American Airlines seat-back entertainment screens have cameras embedded in them.
Politics Tim Cook joins advisory board tasked with revamping American workforce The government board is co-chaired by Wilbur Ross and Ivanka Trump. by Erin Carson February 13, 2019 9:47 AM PST Tim Cook is one of 25 members of a workforce policy advisory board. Getty Images Apple CEO Tim Cook is joining a new advisory
Sci-Tech Trump to create American AI Initiative with executive order He’ll reportedly sign the order pushing artificial intelligence Monday. by Sean Keane February 11, 2019 4:29 AM PST President Donald Trump will push AI with an executive order Monday, several outlets reported. Chris Kleponis / Getty Images President Donald Trump is directing federal agencies to
Sci-Tech NASA, SpaceX and Boeing’s ISS program is as American as Moon Pie NASA is partnering with SpaceX and Boeing to get to the International Space Station faster. So what can a century-old company and Elon Musk’s pet project bring to the table? by Claire Reilly February 1, 2019 5:00 AM PST NASA’s Commercial Crew
Music You can now stream Apple Music on American Airlines without buying Wi-Fi Apple Music subscribers can also listen to city-themed playlists. by Marrian Zhou January 30, 2019 8:35 AM PST You will be able to stream Apple Music on American Airlines domestic flights without purchasing Wi-Fi. Apple Apple Music is now boarding on American
Tech Industry Twitter suspends account that shared video of teens and Native American elder The account claimed to be owned by a Californian schoolteacher but had a profile picture of a blogger based in Brazil. by Aloysius Low January 22, 2019 1:43 AM PST Twitter has taken action against an account that shared a video