PBS NewsHour

For more stories on New York State, check out The Innovation Trail.
Nick Corcodilos has a simple approach to companies that he suspects are bigoted: he wants to know now, not later. Photo by Jonathan Alcorn/Bloomberg. Nick Corcodilos started headhunting in Silicon Valley in 1979, and has answered over 30,000...
With cyberattacks plaguing everyone from U.S. Central Command to Jennifer Lawrence, you may be looking for a heightened level of security on your personal electronics. Enter: a smart keyboard that identifies users based on typing style. A team...
President Barack Obama spoke with YouTube creator GloZell Green last week at the White House. In an essay published on Medium over the weekend, YouTube creator Hank Green says that “the news is losing an entire generation.” Along with fellow...
Girls return to their school in Peshawar on Jan. 12 after it was devastated by a Taliban attack that killed 145 people. Photo by Khuram Parvez/Reuters Editor’s Note: Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai has garnered support all over...
Photographer Amy Sacka captures the beauty and stories of Detroit in daily pictures. Video produced by Roy Feldman, Detroit Public Television. Children having a water fight at sunset. A man in a suit selling newspapers on the side of the road. A...
Oil drills, similar to this one seen in the Gulf of Mexico, may appear in the Atlantic once a ban has been lifted on drilling along the U.S. East Coast. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, pool) WASHINGTON — The Obama administration floated a plan Tuesday...