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Harrisburg, Pa. -- The 2020 Pennsylvania Clean Energy Employment Report, shows that clean energy is a leading creator of quality jobs in Pennsylvania. The sector added 7,794 jobs in 2017-19, for an 8.7 percent average job growth rate, compared to 1.9 percent average overall job growth in the state.

Each year, the Women in Technology Awards recognize Central Pennsylvania women who are innovators, trailblazers, role models, and inspirations in the field of technology. On Monday, the Technology Council of Central Pennsylvania announced this year's finalists in six categories.

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Williamsport -- Like many in his generation, Matthew M. Staub relied on a portable CD player to enjoy music during his teen years. Unlike most, Staub’s Discman did more than blast tunes; it helped boost his passion for electronics.

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Lewisburg -- With the COVID-19 public health emergency forcing much of the world's workforce to stay at home, people across the globe are now working remotely for the first time. About half of American workers are now working remotely, according to the Brookings Institution Center on Childre…

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Boeing Co. (BA) said it has delivered the core stage of NASA's first Space Launch System, or SLS, rocket, which is designed to carry people and cargo into deep space. The core stage was moved earlier this week out of the NASA Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans and loaded onto the agenc…

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The Consumer Technology Association or CTA Foundation is hosting a business pitch contest for the second year in a row at the Consumer Electronics Show or CES in Las Vegas. The contest is scheduled for Thursday, January 9. This year's event features eight startups developing sports and fitne…

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CES 2020, the world's largest tech show, begins in Las Vegas this week. It is seen as a global stage for displaying the latest products and technologies in consumer electronics. The CES is organized by the Consumer Technology Association, or CTA, a trade association representing the $401 bil…

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Marking a milestone, Tesla Inc. delivered its first set of cars built in China Gigafactory 3, its first plant outside the United States. The luxury electric car maker tweeted that the first 15 customers to get the Model 3s built at its Shanghai plant were its own employees. The first owner i…

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Tesla will begin delivery of its first China-built Model 3 cars on Monday, according to reports citing a company representative. The development marks a major milestone for the luxury electric car maker as it seeks to expand its presence in China, the world's biggest market for electric vehi…

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Live Nation Entertainment Inc. has reached a settlement with the Department of Justice to resolve charges related to its 2010 merger with Ticketmaster. The concert promoter was accused of violating the terms of antitrust deal connected to the merger, by pressuring concert venues to work with…

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Facebook, Inc. (FB) acquired Spanish cloud gaming startup PlayGiga, with the social media giant confirming the deal to CNBC as well as on Twitter. The acquisition is part of Facebook's increased focus on the video gaming market in recent years. Last week, Spanish business newspaper Cinco Dia…

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Tech giants Google, Apple and Amazon as well as the Zigbee Alliance have joined forces to create a new standard for smart home connectivity in order to increase compatibility among smart home products made by different companies. The technology companies decided to join hands for the project…

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Boeing Co. (BA) said that a satellite built by the company and launched earlier this week will provide affordable Internet access and other communications services to underserved regions of Asia as well as the Pacific islands. The satellite, called JCSAT-18/Kacific1, was launched on Monday b…

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YouTube updated its policy on tackling harassment on the video sharing platform by including a ban on "implied" threats and insults based on race, gender identity or sexual orientation. YouTube said it updated the policy after receiving feedback from creators. "We also met with a number of e…

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The first data received from NASA's Parker Solar Probe spacecraft reveals surprising details about the Sun and sheds light on how other stars may form and behave throughout the universe. The Parker Solar Probe was launched to space in August 2018, becoming the closest-ever spacecraft to the …

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Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin stepped down from their executive roles at its parent company Alphabet Inc. Google chief executive officer Sundar Pichai will take over as CEO of the parent company in addition to his current role. The co-founders will leave their respective role…

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Twitter said it launched a Twitter Privacy Center to provide more clarity about how the social media networking site protects the information people share with it. The company has also updated its global privacy policy, saying it will go into effect on January 1, 2020. The new privacy center…