Thursday, July 31, 2014

CIA admits to spying on Senate committee

After months of denials, CIA Director John Brennan apologizes for spying on Senate Intelligence Committee computers.

LinkedIn's profits and revenue ahead of expectations, growth in all segments

LinkedIn reports better than expected results, saying each of its its business segments grew significantly.













Tesla earnings beat estimates, Gigafactory construction imminent

Tesla's Q2 earnings beat Wall Street estimates, yet shares are tumbling in after-hours trading. The company says it's still on track to deliver 35,000 Model S units by year's end.













New service will send your dead pet into space

Launching this fall, Celestis Pets will memorialize your pet by sending its cremated remains to infinity. And beyond.













Virgin Mobile offers plans just for Facebook

A new plan on Virgin lets customers pay to use certain apps, Internet.org brings free mobile Web access to Zambia, and Amazon is giving away $100 worth of Android apps.