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  • Police: Backup driver in fatal Uber crash was distracted

    Police: Backup driver in fatal Uber crash was distracted

    Friday, June 22 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-06-22 13:52:27 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:54 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:54:05 GMT
    (National Transportation Safety Board via AP). FILE - In this March 20, 2018 file photo provided by the National Transportation Safety Board, investigators examine a driverless Uber SUV that fatally struck a woman in Tempe, Ariz.  An Arizona police rep...(National Transportation Safety Board via AP). FILE - In this March 20, 2018 file photo provided by the National Transportation Safety Board, investigators examine a driverless Uber SUV that fatally struck a woman in Tempe, Ariz. An Arizona police rep...
    An Arizona police report says the human backup driver in an Uber autonomous SUV was streaming "The Voice" on Hulu just before the vehicle struck and killed a pedestrian in March.More >>
    An Arizona police report says the human backup driver in an Uber autonomous SUV was streaming "The Voice" on Hulu just before the vehicle struck and killed a pedestrian in March.More >>
  • Science Says: What makes something truly addictive

    Science Says: What makes something truly addictive

    Thursday, June 21 2018 2:51 AM EDT2018-06-21 06:51:50 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:08:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013 file photo, a college student plays a computer game at an Internet cafe in Seoul, South Korea. On Monday, 18, 2018, the World Health Organization said that compulsively playing video ga...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013 file photo, a college student plays a computer game at an Internet cafe in Seoul, South Korea. On Monday, 18, 2018, the World Health Organization said that compulsively playing video ga...
    Video game "addiction" decision renews debate over whether behaviors can cause same kind of illness as drugs.More >>
    Video game "addiction" decision renews debate over whether behaviors can cause same kind of illness as drugs.More >>
  • High Court: Online shoppers can be forced to pay sales tax

    High Court: Online shoppers can be forced to pay sales tax

    Thursday, June 21 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-06-21 14:32:03 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 7:13 AM EDT2018-06-24 11:13:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko, File). FILE - This April 23, 2018, file photo shows the Supreme Court in Washington.  The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax. The 5-4 ruling Thursday is a win for states, who said they were lo...(AP Photo/Jessica Gresko, File). FILE - This April 23, 2018, file photo shows the Supreme Court in Washington. The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax. The 5-4 ruling Thursday is a win for states, who said they were lo...

    The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax.

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    The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax.

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  • Netflix's top spokesman fired over use of racial term

    Netflix's top spokesman fired over use of racial term

    Friday, June 22 2018 7:47 PM EDT2018-06-22 23:47:42 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:37 AM EDT2018-06-24 07:37:15 GMT
    Netflix CEO Reed Hastings says he fired the company's top spokesman over use of the N-word and what he called "unacceptably low racial awareness.".More >>
    Netflix CEO Reed Hastings says he fired the company's top spokesman over use of the N-word and what he called "unacceptably low racial awareness.".More >>
  • Justices adopt digital-age privacy rules to track cellphones

    Justices adopt digital-age privacy rules to track cellphones

    Friday, June 22 2018 10:58 AM EDT2018-06-22 14:58:26 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:36 AM EDT2018-06-24 07:36:16 GMT
    The Supreme Court says police generally need a search warrant if they want to track criminal suspects' movements by collecting information about where they've used their cellphones.More >>
    The Supreme Court says police generally need a search warrant if they want to track criminal suspects' movements by collecting information about where they've used their cellphones.More >>
  • California lawmaker attacked over net neutrality decision

    California lawmaker attacked over net neutrality decision

    Friday, June 22 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:08:05 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-06-24 07:03:09 GMT
    A California lawmaker says he's being harassed online because he altered a bill to restore internet neutrality protections.More >>
    A California lawmaker says he's being harassed online because he altered a bill to restore internet neutrality protections.More >>
  • Intel CEO out after consensual relationship with employee

    Intel CEO out after consensual relationship with employee

    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-06-21 13:41:49 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:53 PM EDT2018-06-24 00:53:27 GMT
    Intel CEO Brian Krzanich out after consensual relationship with employee.More >>
    Intel CEO Brian Krzanich out after consensual relationship with employee.More >>
  • Orlando International Airport to scan faces of US citizens

    Orlando International Airport to scan faces of US citizens

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:31 PM EDT2018-06-21 03:31:55 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:24 PM EDT2018-06-23 23:24:42 GMT
    Florida's busiest airport is becoming the first one in the nation to require all passengers on arriving and departing international flights, including U.S. citizens, to submit to a face scan.More >>
    Florida's busiest airport is becoming the first one in the nation to require all passengers on arriving and departing international flights, including U.S. citizens, to submit to a face scan.More >>
  • Days after buying Time Warner, AT&T launches new TV service

    Days after buying Time Warner, AT&T launches new TV service

    Thursday, June 21 2018 6:51 AM EDT2018-06-21 10:51:54 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-06-23 16:23:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018, file photo, the logos for Time Warner and AT&T appear above alternate trading posts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. AT&T is launching a new streaming service i...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018, file photo, the logos for Time Warner and AT&T appear above alternate trading posts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. AT&T is launching a new streaming service i...
    AT&T is launching a new streaming service incorporating networks from the Time Warner company it just bought.More >>
    AT&T is launching a new streaming service incorporating networks from the Time Warner company it just bought.More >>
  • Instagram unveils new video service in challenge to YouTube

    Instagram unveils new video service in challenge to YouTube

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 2:12 PM EDT2018-06-20 18:12:31 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-06-23 14:03:26 GMT
    Instagram takes headlong plunge into video with new 'IGTV' service that allows longer clips, setting stage for more ads. (Source: Instagram/CNN)Instagram takes headlong plunge into video with new 'IGTV' service that allows longer clips, setting stage for more ads. (Source: Instagram/CNN)

    Instagram takes headlong plunge into video with new 'IGTV' service that allows longer clips, setting stage for more ads.

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    Instagram takes headlong plunge into video with new 'IGTV' service that allows longer clips, setting stage for more ads.

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  • Net neutrality backers fume as California bill watered down

    Net neutrality backers fume as California bill watered down

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 6:26 PM EDT2018-06-20 22:26:00 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:03 AM EDT2018-06-23 13:03:47 GMT
    California legislation that was billed as one of the nation's most aggressive efforts to revive net neutrality was watered down during a tense legislative hearing.More >>
    California legislation that was billed as one of the nation's most aggressive efforts to revive net neutrality was watered down during a tense legislative hearing.More >>
  • Tesla sues ex-employee alleging data theft, leaks to media

    Tesla sues ex-employee alleging data theft, leaks to media

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-06-20 17:21:26 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 4:23 AM EDT2018-06-23 08:23:18 GMT
    Tesla is suing a former employee at its Nevada battery factory alleging that he hacked into the company's manufacturing computers and disclosed confidential trade secrets.More >>
    Tesla is suing a former employee at its Nevada battery factory alleging that he hacked into the company's manufacturing computers and disclosed confidential trade secrets.More >>
  • Apple signs deal with Sesame Workshop for kids' shows

    Apple signs deal with Sesame Workshop for kids' shows

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-06-20 18:13:09 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 3:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 07:43:30 GMT
    Apple is getting into business with the prestigious Sesame Workshop, giving a multiple-series order to the nonprofit organization.More >>
    Apple is getting into business with the prestigious Sesame Workshop, giving a multiple-series order to the nonprofit organization.More >>
  • Sweden starts construction on fossil fuel-free steel plant

    Sweden starts construction on fossil fuel-free steel plant

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 12:51 PM EDT2018-06-20 16:51:35 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 3:13 AM EDT2018-06-23 07:13:37 GMT
    Sweden has started construction on a factory that will test whether it's feasible to make steel without burning fossil fuels.More >>
    Sweden has started construction on a factory that will test whether it's feasible to make steel without burning fossil fuels.More >>
  • The Mouse chases the Fox: Disney makes $71B counteroffer

    The Mouse chases the Fox: Disney makes $71B counteroffer

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 8:31 AM EDT2018-06-20 12:31:30 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 2:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:43:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2017, file photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The potential for another media megadeal are sending shares of Comcast, Twenty-First Ce...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2017, file photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The potential for another media megadeal are sending shares of Comcast, Twenty-First Ce...

    The competition for Fox is heating up, as Disney is boosting its offer for the company to $70.3 billion.

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    The competition for Fox is heating up, as Disney is boosting its offer for the company to $70.3 billion.

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  • FTC puts data, privacy under spotlight with new hearings

    FTC puts data, privacy under spotlight with new hearings

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 12:51 PM EDT2018-06-20 16:51:38 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 2:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:43:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE- This Jan. 28, 2015, file photo shows the Federal Trade Commission building in Washington. The Federal Trade Commission says it plans to hold broad-based hearings about technology, competition and privacy of a kind i...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE- This Jan. 28, 2015, file photo shows the Federal Trade Commission building in Washington. The Federal Trade Commission says it plans to hold broad-based hearings about technology, competition and privacy of a kind i...
    The Federal Trade Commission says it is holding broad-based hearings about technology, competition and privacy of a kind it hasn't held in more than 20 years.More >>
    The Federal Trade Commission says it is holding broad-based hearings about technology, competition and privacy of a kind it hasn't held in more than 20 years.More >>
  • Hyundai Motor, Audi join hands for fuel cell technology

    Hyundai Motor, Audi join hands for fuel cell technology

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 6:02 AM EDT2018-06-20 10:02:11 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 9:33 PM EDT2018-06-23 01:33:00 GMT
    Hyundai Motor Group says it has signed an agreement with Audi AG to jointly develop electronics vehicles powered by fuel cell technology.More >>
    Hyundai Motor Group says it has signed an agreement with Audi AG to jointly develop electronics vehicles powered by fuel cell technology.More >>
  • Mobile carriers cut off flow of location data to brokers

    Mobile carriers cut off flow of location data to brokers

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-06-19 14:30:51 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-06-22 21:53:01 GMT
    It is the first major U.S. wireless carrier to step back from a business practice that has drawn criticism for endangering privacy. The data has allowed third parties to track wireless devices without their owners' knowledge or consent. (Source: Pixabay)It is the first major U.S. wireless carrier to step back from a business practice that has drawn criticism for endangering privacy. The data has allowed third parties to track wireless devices without their owners' knowledge or consent. (Source: Pixabay)

    Verizon says it will no longer sell your phone-location data through middlemen.

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    Verizon says it will no longer sell your phone-location data through middlemen.

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  • Alexa, send up breakfast: Amazon launches Echo for hotels

    Alexa, send up breakfast: Amazon launches Echo for hotels

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 2:36 PM EDT2018-06-19 18:36:48 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-06-22 16:53:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, a new Amazon Echo is displayed during a program announcing several new Amazon products by the company, in Seattle. Amazon has launched a version of Alexa for hotels that lets ...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, a new Amazon Echo is displayed during a program announcing several new Amazon products by the company, in Seattle. Amazon has launched a version of Alexa for hotels that lets ...
    Amazon launches Alexa for hotels that orders room service.More >>
    Amazon launches Alexa for hotels that orders room service.More >>
  • Arizona man sentenced to prison for cyberattack in Wisconsin

    Arizona man sentenced to prison for cyberattack in Wisconsin

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-06-19 18:52:35 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-06-22 16:13:24 GMT
    An Arizona man has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for his conviction in a 2015 cyberattack that interrupted communications equipment for emergency workers in Madison, Wisconsin.More >>
    An Arizona man has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for his conviction in a 2015 cyberattack that interrupted communications equipment for emergency workers in Madison, Wisconsin.More >>
  • IBM computer proves formidable against 2 human debaters

    IBM computer proves formidable against 2 human debaters

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-06-19 18:21:40 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-06-22 15:52:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). Noa Ovadia, left, and Dan Zafrir, right, prepare for their debate against the IBM Project Debater, Monday, June 18, 2018, in San Francisco. IBM on Monday will pit a computer against two human debaters in the first public demons...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). Noa Ovadia, left, and Dan Zafrir, right, prepare for their debate against the IBM Project Debater, Monday, June 18, 2018, in San Francisco. IBM on Monday will pit a computer against two human debaters in the first public demons...
    IBM is pitting a computer against two human debaters in the first public demonstration of artificial intelligence technology it's been working on for more than five years.More >>
    IBM is pitting a computer against two human debaters in the first public demonstration of artificial intelligence technology it's been working on for more than five years.More >>
  • The Latest: AT&T also vows to cut off location-data brokers

    The Latest: AT&T also vows to cut off location-data brokers

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-06-19 17:21:14 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 11:12 AM EDT2018-06-22 15:12:51 GMT
    The Latest: AT&T also vows to cut off location-data brokers.More >>
    The Latest: AT&T also vows to cut off location-data brokers.More >>
  • Merkel says climate change is 'a fact,' laments US stance

    Merkel says climate change is 'a fact,' laments US stance

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 5:20 AM EDT2018-06-19 09:20:33 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 7:04 AM EDT2018-06-22 11:04:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). In this photo taken with a red television camera control light in the fore ground, German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a joint statement with the Prime Minister of Italy Giuseppe Conte prior to talks at the chancellery ...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). In this photo taken with a red television camera control light in the fore ground, German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a joint statement with the Prime Minister of Italy Giuseppe Conte prior to talks at the chancellery ...
    Angela Merkel says Germany remains fully committed to the Paris climate accord, despite U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the agreement.More >>
    Angela Merkel says Germany remains fully committed to the Paris climate accord, despite U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the agreement.More >>
  • IBM pits computer against human debaters

    IBM pits computer against human debaters

    Monday, June 18 2018 11:00 PM EDT2018-06-19 03:00:51 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 4:02 AM EDT2018-06-22 08:02:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). Noa Ovadia, left, and Dan Zafrir, right, prepare for their debate against the IBM Project Debater, Monday, June 18, 2018, in San Francisco. IBM on Monday will pit a computer against two human debaters in the first public demons...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). Noa Ovadia, left, and Dan Zafrir, right, prepare for their debate against the IBM Project Debater, Monday, June 18, 2018, in San Francisco. IBM on Monday will pit a computer against two human debaters in the first public demons...
    IBM is pitting a computer against two human debaters in the first public demonstration of artificial intelligence technology it's been working on for more than five years.More >>
    IBM is pitting a computer against two human debaters in the first public demonstration of artificial intelligence technology it's been working on for more than five years.More >>
  • Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create 'Space Force'

    Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create 'Space Force'

    Monday, June 18 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:11:00 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:35 AM EDT2018-06-22 07:35:51 GMT
    The White House is establishing a new policy for reducing satellite clutter in space.More >>
    The White House is establishing a new policy for reducing satellite clutter in space.More >>
  • Apple sets up iPhones to relay location for 911 calls

    Apple sets up iPhones to relay location for 911 calls

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:10:16 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-06-22 04:03:30 GMT
    Apple will try to drag the U.S.'s outdated 911 emergency calling system into the 21st century. (Source: Pixabay, file)Apple will try to drag the U.S.'s outdated 911 emergency calling system into the 21st century. (Source: Pixabay, file)

    Apple will try to drag the U.S.'s outdated 911 emergency calling system into the 21st century.

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    Apple will try to drag the U.S.'s outdated 911 emergency calling system into the 21st century.

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  • Some Amazon investors side with ACLU on facial recognition

    Some Amazon investors side with ACLU on facial recognition

    Monday, June 18 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-06-18 21:30:41 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:42 PM EDT2018-06-22 01:42:21 GMT
    Some Amazon company investors are siding with privacy and civil rights advocates who are urging the tech giant to halt a powerful face recognition tool used by police.More >>
    Some Amazon company investors are siding with privacy and civil rights advocates who are urging the tech giant to halt a powerful face recognition tool used by police.More >>
  • Supreme Court to take up iPhone app lawsuit

    Supreme Court to take up iPhone app lawsuit

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:00:57 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-06-22 01:07:14 GMT
    The Supreme Court will consider whether the purchasers of iPhone can sue Apple over allegations it has an illegal monopoly on the sale of iPhone apps.More >>
    The Supreme Court will consider whether the purchasers of iPhone can sue Apple over allegations it has an illegal monopoly on the sale of iPhone apps.More >>
  • Compulsive video-game playing could be mental health problem

    Compulsive video-game playing could be mental health problem

    Monday, June 18 2018 5:20 AM EDT2018-06-18 09:20:00 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-06-22 01:03:18 GMT
    In its latest revision to an international disease classification manual, the U.N. health agency said Monday that classifying "Gaming Disorder" as a separate condition will 'serve a public health purpose for countries.' (Source: Pixabay)In its latest revision to an international disease classification manual, the U.N. health agency said Monday that classifying "Gaming Disorder" as a separate condition will 'serve a public health purpose for countries.' (Source: Pixabay)

    The World Health Organization says that compulsively playing video games now qualifies as a new mental health condition, in a move that some critics warn may risk stigmatizing its young players.

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    The World Health Organization says that compulsively playing video games now qualifies as a new mental health condition, in a move that some critics warn may risk stigmatizing its young players.

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  • Germany will fail 2020 climate goals, now eyes 2030 target

    Germany will fail 2020 climate goals, now eyes 2030 target

    Monday, June 18 2018 6:30 AM EDT2018-06-18 10:30:02 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 6:12 PM EDT2018-06-21 22:12:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). In this Tuesday, June 5, 2018 photo, steam rises in the air from the brown coal power plant Schwarze Pumpe in the Lusatia, (Lausitz) area in Germany.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). In this Tuesday, June 5, 2018 photo, steam rises in the air from the brown coal power plant Schwarze Pumpe in the Lusatia, (Lausitz) area in Germany.
    Germany's environment minister says the country will likely miss its target of cutting carbon emissions by 2020, an embarrassment for a government that wants to lead the charge on limiting climate change.More >>
    Germany's environment minister says the country will likely miss its target of cutting carbon emissions by 2020, an embarrassment for a government that wants to lead the charge on limiting climate change.More >>
  • Fitbit employees charged with having stolen trade secrets

    Fitbit employees charged with having stolen trade secrets

    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:28 PM EDT2018-06-15 01:28:04 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-06-21 20:48:30 GMT
    U.S. prosecutors have charged six current and former employees of San Francisco-based Fitbit, Inc. with possessing trade secrets stolen from rival company Jawbone.More >>
    U.S. prosecutors have charged six current and former employees of San Francisco-based Fitbit, Inc. with possessing trade secrets stolen from rival company Jawbone.More >>
  • North Korea's hacking fails to make summit talking points

    North Korea's hacking fails to make summit talking points

    Friday, June 15 2018 4:08 PM EDT2018-06-15 20:08:53 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-06-21 20:48:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh,Pool). In this June 12, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement before saying goodbye to North Korea leader Kim Jong Un after their meetings at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island in Singapore. Trump focus...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh,Pool). In this June 12, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement before saying goodbye to North Korea leader Kim Jong Un after their meetings at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island in Singapore. Trump focus...
    North Korea's cyberattacks against US and its allies fails to make Singapore summit talking points 3 years after crippling Sony attack.More >>
    North Korea's cyberattacks against US and its allies fails to make Singapore summit talking points 3 years after crippling Sony attack.More >>
  • AT&T, Time Warner close $81B merger 2 days after judge OKs

    AT&T, Time Warner close $81B merger 2 days after judge OKs

    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:38 PM EDT2018-06-15 01:38:05 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 2:59 PM EDT2018-06-21 18:59:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018, file photo, the logos for Time Warner and AT&T appear above alternate trading posts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A federal judge has approved the $85 billion me...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018, file photo, the logos for Time Warner and AT&T appear above alternate trading posts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A federal judge has approved the $85 billion me...

    AT&T and Time Warner have completed their merger, one of the biggest media deals ever, just two days after a federal judge approved the combination over objections by the Trump Justice Department that it would hurt...

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    AT&T and Time Warner have completed their merger, one of the biggest media deals ever, just two days after a federal judge approved the combination over objections by the Trump Justice Department that it would hurt consumers.

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  • Lawsuit over white nationalist's Twitter ban clears hurdle

    Lawsuit over white nationalist's Twitter ban clears hurdle

    Friday, June 15 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:48:27 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 2:59 PM EDT2018-06-21 18:59:08 GMT
    A California judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses Twitter of violating the free speech rights of a leading figure in the white nationalist movement by permanently banning his social media account.More >>
    A California judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses Twitter of violating the free speech rights of a leading figure in the white nationalist movement by permanently banning his social media account.More >>
  • Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes charged with criminal fraud

    Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes charged with criminal fraud

    Friday, June 15 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-06-15 22:38:35 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:26 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:26:12 GMT
    Federal prosecutors indict Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes and her second-in-command with criminal fraud charges. (Source: Jeff Chiu/AP, File)Federal prosecutors indict Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes and her second-in-command with criminal fraud charges. (Source: Jeff Chiu/AP, File)

    Federal prosecutors indict Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes and her second-in-command with criminal fraud charges.

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    Federal prosecutors indict Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes and her second-in-command with criminal fraud charges.

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  • Google barely moves needle on gender, diversity in workforce

    Google barely moves needle on gender, diversity in workforce

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:57 PM EDT2018-06-15 00:57:59 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:25:56 GMT
    Google barely pushed up the percentage of women and under-represented minorities among its ranks, while it got less white and more Asian over the past year.More >>
    Google barely pushed up the percentage of women and under-represented minorities among its ranks, while it got less white and more Asian over the past year.More >>
  • Germany wants EU-wide safety system for truck 'blind spots'

    Germany wants EU-wide safety system for truck 'blind spots'

    Friday, June 15 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:08:17 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:01:57 GMT
    Germany's transport minister wants trucks fitted with compulsory 'blind spot' safety systems to prevent pedestrians and cyclists from being killed by careless drivers.More >>
    Germany's transport minister wants trucks fitted with compulsory 'blind spot' safety systems to prevent pedestrians and cyclists from being killed by careless drivers.More >>
  • Work begins to boost airflow at US nuclear repository

    Work begins to boost airflow at US nuclear repository

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:18:03 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 9:13 AM EDT2018-06-18 13:13:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File). FILE - This March 6, 2014 file photo shows the idled Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, the nation's only underground nuclear waste repository, near Carlsbad, N.M. Work has started on a new ventilation system that will c...(AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File). FILE - This March 6, 2014 file photo shows the idled Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, the nation's only underground nuclear waste repository, near Carlsbad, N.M. Work has started on a new ventilation system that will c...
    Work has started on a new ventilation system that will clear the way for more radioactive waste to be hauled underground and disposed of at the U.S. government's nuclear repository in southern New Mexico.More >>
    Work has started on a new ventilation system that will clear the way for more radioactive waste to be hauled underground and disposed of at the U.S. government's nuclear repository in southern New Mexico.More >>
  • Comcast-Disney fight highlights shifting media landscape

    Comcast-Disney fight highlights shifting media landscape

    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:37 AM EDT2018-06-14 06:37:44 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 6:41 PM EDT2018-06-15 22:41:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/File). FILE- This combo of file photos shows the 21st Century Fox sign outside of the News Corporation headquarters building on Aug. 1, 2017, in New York, bottom, and a Comcast sign on Oct. 12, 2017, in Hialeah, Fla.  Comcast is making a $65 ...(AP Photo/File). FILE- This combo of file photos shows the 21st Century Fox sign outside of the News Corporation headquarters building on Aug. 1, 2017, in New York, bottom, and a Comcast sign on Oct. 12, 2017, in Hialeah, Fla. Comcast is making a $65 ...

    Comcast is making a $65 billion bid for Fox's entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become the next mega-media company.

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    Comcast is making a $65 billion bid for Fox's entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become the next mega-media company.

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  • Microsoft follows Amazon in pursuit of cashier-less stores

    Microsoft follows Amazon in pursuit of cashier-less stores

    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:38 PM EDT2018-06-14 17:38:25 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-06-15 22:14:40 GMT
    Microsoft is working on automated checkout technology that could help retailers compete with Amazon's new cashier-less stores.More >>
    Microsoft is working on automated checkout technology that could help retailers compete with Amazon's new cashier-less stores.More >>
  • Apple closing iPhone security gap used by law enforcement

    Apple closing iPhone security gap used by law enforcement

    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-06-14 05:07:32 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-06-15 19:52:05 GMT
    The flaw has provided a point of entry for authorities across the U.S. since the FBI paid an unidentified third party in 2016 to unlock an iPhone used by a mass killer in the San Bernardino shooting a few months earlier. (Source: Raycom Media, File)The flaw has provided a point of entry for authorities across the U.S. since the FBI paid an unidentified third party in 2016 to unlock an iPhone used by a mass killer in the San Bernardino shooting a few months earlier. (Source: Raycom Media, File)

    The current flaw has provided a point of entry for authorities across the U.S. since the FBI paid an unidentified third party in 2016 to unlock an iPhone used by a mass killer in the San Bernardino shooting.

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    The current flaw has provided a point of entry for authorities across the U.S. since the FBI paid an unidentified third party in 2016 to unlock an iPhone used by a mass killer in the San Bernardino shooting.

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  • The Latest: AT&T, Time Warner complete major merger

    The Latest: AT&T, Time Warner complete major merger

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:38 PM EDT2018-06-15 00:38:00 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:24:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018, file photo, the logos for Time Warner and AT&T appear above alternate trading posts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A federal judge has approved the $85 billion me...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018, file photo, the logos for Time Warner and AT&T appear above alternate trading posts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A federal judge has approved the $85 billion me...
    The Latest: AT&T, Time Warner complete major merger.More >>
    The Latest: AT&T, Time Warner complete major merger.More >>
  • After AT&T's win, here comes the expected Comcast-Fox bid

    After AT&T's win, here comes the expected Comcast-Fox bid

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:27 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:27:30 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 2:49 AM EDT2018-06-15 06:49:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This March 29, 2017, file photo shows a sign outside the Comcast Center in Philadelphia. Disney has made a $52.4 billion all-stock offer for the bulk of Twenty-First Century Fox, including the studios behind the “Av...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This March 29, 2017, file photo shows a sign outside the Comcast Center in Philadelphia. Disney has made a $52.4 billion all-stock offer for the bulk of Twenty-First Century Fox, including the studios behind the “Av...

    Now that a federal judge has approved AT&T's $85 billion takeover of Time Warner, other companies are likely to rush to consolidate.

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    Now that a federal judge has approved AT&T's $85 billion takeover of Time Warner, other companies are likely to rush to consolidate.

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  • AT&T, Time Warner to close merger 'as soon as possible'

    AT&T, Time Warner to close merger 'as soon as possible'

    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-06-14 23:17:57 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 10:49 PM EDT2018-06-15 02:49:59 GMT

    AT&T and Time Warner say they have a clear path to complete their newly approved merger, now that the Justice Department has signaled it won't ask for a temporary block during a potential appeal of the judge's...

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    AT&T and Time Warner say they have a clear path to complete their newly approved merger, now that the Justice Department has signaled it won't ask for a temporary block during a potential appeal of the judge's ruling. The deal could be closed soon.

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  • Australian court rules man can sue Google for defamation

    Australian court rules man can sue Google for defamation

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 6:37 AM EDT2018-06-13 10:37:30 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:41 PM EDT2018-06-15 01:41:40 GMT
    An Australian man who alleges Google defamed him has won a court battle to sue the search engine giant.More >>
    An Australian man who alleges Google defamed him has won a court battle to sue the search engine giant.More >>
  • Host of new worries pushes bitcoin to 4-month low

    Host of new worries pushes bitcoin to 4-month low

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 9:07 AM EDT2018-06-13 13:07:14 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:41 PM EDT2018-06-15 00:41:17 GMT
    The price of bitcoin has fallen to a four-month low of $6,370, days after South Korean virtual currency exchange Coinrail said hackers had stolen over $37 million, almost a third of the virtual currency it had stored.More >>
    The price of bitcoin has fallen to a four-month low of $6,370, days after South Korean virtual currency exchange Coinrail said hackers had stolen over $37 million, almost a third of the virtual currency it had stored.More >>
  • Will Amazon's work to kill Seattle tax spook other cities?

    Will Amazon's work to kill Seattle tax spook other cities?

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:17 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:17:01 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-06-14 23:22:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Demonstrators opposing the repeal of a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks that was intended to combat a growing homelessness crisis hold a sign that reads "Tax Amazon" as they wait for the start of a Seattle C...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Demonstrators opposing the repeal of a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks that was intended to combat a growing homelessness crisis hold a sign that reads "Tax Amazon" as they wait for the start of a Seattle C...
    A tax on large companies like Amazon that was meant to fight a growing homelessness crisis got rolled back during a raucous Seattle City Council meeting.More >>
    A tax on large companies like Amazon that was meant to fight a growing homelessness crisis got rolled back during a raucous Seattle City Council meeting.More >>
  • Genealogies of Mayflower passengers helps find descendants

    Genealogies of Mayflower passengers helps find descendants

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-06-13 16:27:12 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-06-14 21:44:12 GMT
    A months-long effort to digitize the authenticated genealogies of Mayflower passengers has been completed, making it easier for people to determine if they are descended from a Pilgrim.More >>
    A months-long effort to digitize the authenticated genealogies of Mayflower passengers has been completed, making it easier for people to determine if they are descended from a Pilgrim.More >>
  • 2 gamers plead not guilty in Kansas 'swatting' death

    2 gamers plead not guilty in Kansas 'swatting' death

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-06-13 17:57:16 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-06-14 19:43:05 GMT
    Two online gamers will be making their first appearances in federal court for their alleged roles in hoax calls that led a police officer to fatally shoot an unarmed man in Kansas.More >>
    Two online gamers will be making their first appearances in federal court for their alleged roles in hoax calls that led a police officer to fatally shoot an unarmed man in Kansas.More >>
  • Tesla cuts 9 pct. of workforce in bid to post a profit

    Tesla cuts 9 pct. of workforce in bid to post a profit

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-06-12 18:26:37 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 12:50 PM EDT2018-06-14 16:50:51 GMT
    Electric car maker Tesla Inc. is laying off about 3,600 white-collar workers as it trims costs in an effort to become profitable.More >>
    Electric car maker Tesla Inc. is laying off about 3,600 white-collar workers as it trims costs in an effort to become profitable.More >>
  • AT&T antitrust win may herald new wave of media mergers

    AT&T antitrust win may herald new wave of media mergers

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:46:58 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:51 AM EDT2018-06-14 11:51:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE- In this March 22, 2018, file photo, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson leaves the federal courthouse in Washington. The judge presiding over the government's legal effort to block AT&T's purchase of Time Warner...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE- In this March 22, 2018, file photo, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson leaves the federal courthouse in Washington. The judge presiding over the government's legal effort to block AT&T's purchase of Time Warner...
    AT&T antitrust win may herald a new wave of media mergers.More >>
    AT&T antitrust win may herald a new wave of media mergers.More >>
  • Comcast challenges Disney with $65B bid for Fox

    Comcast challenges Disney with $65B bid for Fox

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:17:21 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:39 AM EDT2018-06-14 07:39:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/File). FILE- This combo of file photos shows the 21st Century Fox sign outside of the News Corporation headquarters building on Aug. 1, 2017, in New York, bottom, and a Comcast sign on Oct. 12, 2017, in Hialeah, Fla.  Comcast is making a $65 ...(AP Photo/File). FILE- This combo of file photos shows the 21st Century Fox sign outside of the News Corporation headquarters building on Aug. 1, 2017, in New York, bottom, and a Comcast sign on Oct. 12, 2017, in Hialeah, Fla. Comcast is making a $65 ...

    Comcast is making a $65 billion bid for Fox's entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become the next mega-media company.

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    Comcast is making a $65 billion bid for Fox's entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become the next mega-media company.

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  • The Latest: Comcast eyes Fox's international business

    The Latest: Comcast eyes Fox's international business

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:57:55 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:38 AM EDT2018-06-14 07:38:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2017, file photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The potential for another media megadeal are sending shares of Comcast, Twenty-First Ce...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2017, file photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The potential for another media megadeal are sending shares of Comcast, Twenty-First Ce...
    Comcast is making a $65 billion bid for Fox's entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become the next mega-media company.More >>
    Comcast is making a $65 billion bid for Fox's entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become the next mega-media company.More >>
  • Vietnam passes cybersecurity law despite privacy concerns

    Vietnam passes cybersecurity law despite privacy concerns

    Monday, June 11 2018 11:55 PM EDT2018-06-12 03:55:51 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-06-14 05:02:21 GMT
    Vietnamese legislators have passed a contentious cybersecurity law, which critics say will hurt the economy and further restrict freedom of expression.More >>
    Vietnamese legislators have passed a contentious cybersecurity law, which critics say will hurt the economy and further restrict freedom of expression.More >>
  • Report: Amazon destroys large amount of new, returned goods

    Report: Amazon destroys large amount of new, returned goods

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:26:26 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 5:01 PM EDT2018-06-13 21:01:05 GMT
    German public broadcaster ZDF reports that online retailer Amazon destroys large amounts of new and returned goods even though they are in working order.More >>
    German public broadcaster ZDF reports that online retailer Amazon destroys large amounts of new and returned goods even though they are in working order.More >>
  • Your internet use could change as 'net neutrality' ends

    Your internet use could change as 'net neutrality' ends

    Monday, June 11 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-06-11 16:27:17 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:01:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 file photo, Demonstrators rally in support of net neutrality outside a Verizon store in New York. Consumers aren’t likely to see immediate changes following Monday, June 11, 2018 for...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 file photo, Demonstrators rally in support of net neutrality outside a Verizon store in New York. Consumers aren’t likely to see immediate changes following Monday, June 11, 2018 for...
    Your ability to watch and use your favorite apps and services could start to change _ though not right away _ following Monday's formal repeal of Obama-era internet protections.More >>
    Your ability to watch and use your favorite apps and services could start to change _ though not right away _ following Monday's formal repeal of Obama-era internet protections.More >>
  • Germany orders Daimler to recall 238,000 diesel vehicles

    Germany orders Daimler to recall 238,000 diesel vehicles

    Monday, June 11 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-06-11 17:04:02 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-06-13 15:33:19 GMT
    Germany's transport minister says the government is ordering automaker Daimler to immediately recall 238,000 vehicles equipped with software that turns off emissions controls under certain conditions.More >>
    Germany's transport minister says the government is ordering automaker Daimler to immediately recall 238,000 vehicles equipped with software that turns off emissions controls under certain conditions.More >>
  • The Latest: Judge approves merger of AT&T and Time Warner

    The Latest: Judge approves merger of AT&T and Time Warner

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:06 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:06:18 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 9:13 AM EDT2018-06-13 13:13:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, file photo, the AT&T logo is positioned above one of its retail stores, in New York.  The fate of the AT&T-Time Warner merger, a massive media deal opposed by the government ...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, file photo, the AT&T logo is positioned above one of its retail stores, in New York. The fate of the AT&T-Time Warner merger, a massive media deal opposed by the government ...
    A federal judge has approved AT&T's merger with Time Warner.More >>
    A federal judge has approved AT&T's merger with Time Warner.More >>
  • US hits Russian firms with sanctions, citing cyberattacks

    US hits Russian firms with sanctions, citing cyberattacks

    Monday, June 11 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-06-11 14:44:24 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 6:43 AM EDT2018-06-13 10:43:23 GMT
    The Trump administration on Monday slapped sanctions on eight Russian companies and businessmen for engaging in cyber-attacks and assisting Russia's military and intelligence services. (Source: Pool/CNN)The Trump administration on Monday slapped sanctions on eight Russian companies and businessmen for engaging in cyber-attacks and assisting Russia's military and intelligence services. (Source: Pool/CNN)

    The Trump administration on Monday slapped sanctions on eight Russian companies and businessmen for engaging in cyber-attacks and assisting Russia's military and intelligence services with other malicious activities.

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    The Trump administration on Monday slapped sanctions on eight Russian companies and businessmen for engaging in cyber-attacks and assisting Russia's military and intelligence services with other malicious activities.

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  • Federal judge approves AT&T-Time Warner merger

    Federal judge approves AT&T-Time Warner merger

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-06-12 12:25:39 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:32:28 GMT
    The fate of the AT&T-Time Warner merger, a massive media deal opposed by the government that could shape how much consumers pay for streaming TV and movies, rests in the hands of a federal judge. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)The fate of the AT&T-Time Warner merger, a massive media deal opposed by the government that could shape how much consumers pay for streaming TV and movies, rests in the hands of a federal judge. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

    The fate of the AT&T-Time Warner merger, a massive media deal opposed by the government that could shape how much consumers pay for streaming TV and movies, rests in the hands of a federal judge.

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    The fate of the AT&T-Time Warner merger, a massive media deal opposed by the government that could shape how much consumers pay for streaming TV and movies, rests in the hands of a federal judge.

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  • Facebook shared user data with select companies

    Facebook shared user data with select companies

    Friday, June 8 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-06-08 21:31:51 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:32:08 GMT
    The records included information about the friends of Facebook users, including phone numbers. (Source: Pixabay)The records included information about the friends of Facebook users, including phone numbers. (Source: Pixabay)

    Report: Facebook shared users' personal information with outsiders after executives cut off access to developers.

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    Report: Facebook shared users' personal information with outsiders after executives cut off access to developers.

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  • Seattle divided as leaders halt tax on companies like Amazon

    Seattle divided as leaders halt tax on companies like Amazon

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 3:36 AM EDT2018-06-12 07:36:09 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:41 AM EDT2018-06-13 05:41:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, members of the public look on at a Seattle City Council before the council voted to approve a tax on large businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks to fight homelessness in Seattl...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, members of the public look on at a Seattle City Council before the council voted to approve a tax on large businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks to fight homelessness in Seattl...

    Seattle leaders say they plan to repeal a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks as they face mounting pressure from businesses.

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    Seattle leaders say they plan to repeal a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks as they face mounting pressure from businesses.

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  • The Latest: Seattle repeals tax on companies like Amazon

    The Latest: Seattle repeals tax on companies like Amazon

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:26:32 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 10:18 PM EDT2018-06-13 02:18:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). People in favor of the repeal of a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks that was intended to combat a growing homelessness crisis hold signs that read "No Tax on Jobs" as they wait for the start of a Seattle Cit...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). People in favor of the repeal of a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks that was intended to combat a growing homelessness crisis hold signs that read "No Tax on Jobs" as they wait for the start of a Seattle Cit...
    Seattle leaders have repealed a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks after businesses fought the measure aimed at combating a growing homelessness crisis.More >>
    Seattle leaders have repealed a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks after businesses fought the measure aimed at combating a growing homelessness crisis.More >>
  • Facebook says privacy-setting bug affected as many as 14M

    Facebook says privacy-setting bug affected as many as 14M

    Thursday, June 7 2018 5:11 PM EDT2018-06-07 21:11:00 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:31:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this March 29, 2018, file photo the logo for Facebook appears on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square. Facebook says a software bug made some private posts public for as many as 14 million ...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this March 29, 2018, file photo the logo for Facebook appears on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square. Facebook says a software bug made some private posts public for as many as 14 million ...

    Facebook says a software bug made some private posts public for as many as 14 million users over several days in May.

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    Facebook says a software bug made some private posts public for as many as 14 million users over several days in May.

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  • Feds: Tesla accelerated, didn't brake ahead of fatal crash

    Feds: Tesla accelerated, didn't brake ahead of fatal crash

    Thursday, June 7 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-06-07 19:01:02 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-06-12 20:51:01 GMT
    Federal investigators say a Tesla SUV using the company's semi-autonomous driving system accelerated just before crashing into a California freeway barrier, killing its driver.More >>
    Federal investigators say a Tesla SUV using the company's semi-autonomous driving system accelerated just before crashing into a California freeway barrier, killing its driver.More >>
  • Seattle poised to repeal new tax opposed by Amazon

    Seattle poised to repeal new tax opposed by Amazon

    Monday, June 11 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-06-11 20:04:03 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-06-12 19:28:12 GMT
    Seattle's mayor says the city will rescind a tax approved last month on businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks that was designed to help pay for homeless services and affordable housing.More >>
    Seattle's mayor says the city will rescind a tax approved last month on businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks that was designed to help pay for homeless services and affordable housing.More >>
  • Google pledges not to use AI for weapons or surveillance

    Google pledges not to use AI for weapons or surveillance

    Thursday, June 7 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-06-07 19:31:10 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-06-12 15:50:55 GMT
    Google pledges not to use AI for weapons or surveillance.More >>
    Google pledges not to use AI for weapons or surveillance.More >>
  • Google stops political ads in Washington following lawsuit

    Google stops political ads in Washington following lawsuit

    Thursday, June 7 2018 2:30 PM EDT2018-06-07 18:30:53 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:30 AM EDT2018-06-12 08:30:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2009, file photo, a sign on a building is shown at Google Inc. campus in Kirkland, Wash. Google has stopped accepting political ads in Washington on the same day changes to the state's campaign-fi...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2009, file photo, a sign on a building is shown at Google Inc. campus in Kirkland, Wash. Google has stopped accepting political ads in Washington on the same day changes to the state's campaign-fi...
    Google has stopped accepting political ads in Washington on the same day changes to the state's campaign-finance reporting requirements and enforcement procedures take effect.More >>
    Google has stopped accepting political ads in Washington on the same day changes to the state's campaign-finance reporting requirements and enforcement procedures take effect.More >>
  • Amazon unveils nearly hands-free streaming TV device

    Amazon unveils nearly hands-free streaming TV device

    Thursday, June 7 2018 4:20 PM EDT2018-06-07 20:20:57 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 7:59 PM EDT2018-06-11 23:59:58 GMT
    Amazon says the Fire TV Cube has been designed for TV viewers and can switch between cable and streaming services.More >>
    Amazon says the Fire TV Cube has been designed for TV viewers and can switch between cable and streaming services.More >>
  • Report: Downed power lines sparked deadly California fires

    Report: Downed power lines sparked deadly California fires

    Friday, June 8 2018 7:11 PM EDT2018-06-08 23:11:39 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-06-11 18:11:05 GMT
    California's Department of Forestry and Fire Protection says 12 Northern California wildfires last fall, including two that killed a total of 15 people, were caused by downed power lines.More >>
    California's Department of Forestry and Fire Protection says 12 Northern California wildfires last fall, including two that killed a total of 15 people, were caused by downed power lines.More >>
  • Commerce Secretary: US reaches deal with China's ZTE

    Commerce Secretary: US reaches deal with China's ZTE

    Thursday, June 7 2018 9:00 AM EDT2018-06-07 13:00:45 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-06-11 16:41:33 GMT
    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says that the U.S. has reached a deal with Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE that includes a $1 billion fine.More >>
    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says that the U.S. has reached a deal with Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE that includes a $1 billion fine.More >>
  • Uber driver charged with murder in Denver shooting

    Uber driver charged with murder in Denver shooting

    Thursday, June 7 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-06-07 18:45:25 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 11:09 AM EDT2018-06-11 15:09:20 GMT
    (Denver Police Department via AP, File). FILE - This file booking image provided by the Denver Police Department shows Michael Andre Hancock, who was arrested Friday, June 1, 2018, in connection with the fatal shooting of a passenger on Interstate 25. ...(Denver Police Department via AP, File). FILE - This file booking image provided by the Denver Police Department shows Michael Andre Hancock, who was arrested Friday, June 1, 2018, in connection with the fatal shooting of a passenger on Interstate 25. ...
    A Colorado Uber driver has been charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a passenger.More >>
    A Colorado Uber driver has been charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a passenger.More >>
  • Uber decries ride-hailing price cap passed in Honolulu

    Uber decries ride-hailing price cap passed in Honolulu

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-06-06 15:10:09 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-06-10 16:35:22 GMT
    Ride-hailing service Uber sent emails to customers and drivers urging them to reach out to the Honolulu City Council and criticize a bill that would place more restrictions on the transportation network company and...More >>
    Ride-hailing service Uber sent emails to customers and drivers urging them to reach out to the Honolulu City Council and criticize a bill that would place more restrictions on the transportation network company and similar operations.More >>
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