Technology

Gay Dating App Hornet Raises $8M To Expand Across Globe  

PERSONAL TECH | By EDGE | Dec 7
Hornet, the world's second largest gay social network, announced that it has raised its first round of institutional funding led by Ventech China to support rapid business growth and user adoption across the globe.

FCC: AT&T, Verizon Shouldn't Exempt Own Apps from Data Caps

PERSONAL TECH | By Tali Arbel | Dec 7
U.S. regulators are calling out AT&T and Verizon for exempting their own video apps from data caps on customers' cellphones.

Gamers Convention to Stay in Indianapolis Despite LGBT Rights Flack

VIDEO GAMES | By Brian Slodysko | Dec 7
A massive video game convention that once threatened to leave Indianapolis during an intense public debate over LGBT rights announced Tuesday that it has signed a contract that will keep the event in the city through 2021.

Fake News Blamed for Gunman's Bizarre Pizzeria Attack

A man who said he was investigating a conspiracy theory about Hillary Clinton running a child sex ring out of a pizza place fired an assault rifle inside the Washington, D.C., restaurant on Sunday injuring no one, police and news reports said.

Plans to Restore NASA Mission Control Room Remain in Limbo

SCIENCE | Dec 6
Plans to restore the NASA mission control room that served as the nerve center for the Apollo missions, when man first reached the moon, have been discussed for more than 20 years.