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Amazon resists request for Echo info in Arkansas slayingAmazon says Arkansas prosecutors looking to obtain potential recordings from a slaying suspect's Amazon Echo smart speaker haven't established that their investigation is more important than a customer's privacy rights
The Associated Press1 day ago
High court ruling limits international reach of patent lawsThe Supreme Court has sided with California-based Life Technologies Corp. in a patent infringement case that limits the international reach of U.S. patent laws
The Associated Press1 day ago
This image provided by Apple shows the Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park in Cupertino, Calif. Apple announced that its new headquarters will open for employees in the spring 2017 and will include the theater named for late company co-founder. (Apple via AP)
New Apple headquarters to have theater named for Steve JobsApple has announced that its new headquarters will open for employees in the spring and will include a theater named for its late co-founder, Steve Jobs
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2014 file photo,  the Lexus RC F Coupe is unveiled at the at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Technology glitches including Bluetooth phone pairing and misunderstood voice commands dented car and truck reliability scores in a major survey of automobile owners. Lexus and Porsche tied for the top spot, leading all brands for dependability in the survey released Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017,  by the consulting firm J.D. Power.(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)
Study: Technology trouble dents car and truck reliabilityTechnology glitches including Bluetooth phone pairing and misunderstood voice commands put a dent in car and truck reliability scores in a major survey of automobile owners
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - This Monday, July 25, 2016, file photo shows the Yahoo and Verizon logos on a laptop, in North Andover, Mass.   Yahoo is taking a $350 million hit on its previously announced $4.8 billion sale to Verizon in a concession for security lapses that exposed personal information stored in more than 1 billion Yahoo user accounts. The revised agreement announced Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017,  eases investor worries that Verizon Communications Inc. would demand a discount of at least $1 billion or cancel the deal entirely.   (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)
Yahoo salvages Verizon deal with $350 million discountThe two biggest security breaches in internet history will cost Yahoo at least $350 million
The Associated Press1 day ago
Historic Manhattan cathedral activates eco-friendly powerThe historic St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan has activated a geothermal plant _ part of a series of environmentally friendly upgrades
The Associated Press2 days ago
Riot police clash with taxi drivers and street sellers during a demonstration, in Rome, Tuesday, February 21, 2017. A weeklong strike by taxi drivers that has crippled transport in Rome, Milan and Turin is heating up, with cabbies marching through the eternal city to protest legislation they say will favor Uber and other car-hire services.  (Massimo Percossi/ANSA via AP)
Italy cabbies clash with riot police during strike over UberThousands of taxi drivers protesting legislation they say will favor Uber clashed with riot police Tuesday, intensifying a weeklong cab strike that has crippled transport in Rome, Milan and Turin
The Associated Press2 days ago
Nigerians starved of electricity access turn to solarNigerians starved of electricity access turn to solar as US-backed project launches nationwide
The Associated Press2 days ago
This Feb. 17, 2017, photo shows a Navy P-3 Orion aircraft used for a NASA-led experiment called SnowEx, on an airfield at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colo. Instrument-laden aircraft are surveying the Colorado high country this month as scientists search for better ways to measure how much water is locked up in the world's mountain snows - water that sustains a substantial share of the global population. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)
NASA aims to measure vital snow data from satellitesAirplanes are scanning the Colorado high country with an array of sensors as scientists search for better ways to measure how much water is locked up in the world's mountain snows
The Associated Press2 days ago
FILE - In this file photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, a woman walks past the company logo of the internet car service, Uber, in San Francisco, USA. Uber’s chief executive ordered an urgent investigation Monday Feb. 20, 2017, into a sexual harassment claim made by a female engineer who alleged her prospects at the company evaporated after she complained about advances from her boss.  (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, FILE)
Uber to investigate sexual harassment claim by engineerUber's CEO has ordered an investigation into a sexual harassment claim made by a female engineer who said her future with the company evaporated when she complained about advances from her boss
The Associated Press2 days ago
FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2016 file photo an iPhone is seen in Washington. The Associated Press and other news organizations are asking a judge to force the federal government to reveal how much it paid for a tool to unlock an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters.   (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
AP, other media ask judge to order release of iPhone recordsThe Associated Press and other news organizations are asking a judge to force the federal government to reveal how much it paid for a tool to unlock an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters
The Associated Press3 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 27, 2014, file photo, Kim Dotcom arrives at Auckland District Court in Auckland, New Zealand. A New Zealand judge on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, upheld an earlier court ruling that flamboyant internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom and three of his colleagues can be extradited to the U.S. to face criminal charges. The decision comes five years after U.S. authorities shut down Dotcom's file-sharing website Megaupload and filed charges of conspiracy, racketeering and money laundering against the men. (Chris Gorman/New Zealand Herald via AP, File)
New Zealand judge upholds Kim Dotcom extradition rulingA New Zealand judge has upheld an earlier ruling that flamboyant internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom and three of his colleagues can be extradited to the U.S. to face criminal charges
The Associated Press3 days ago
CORRECTS TO U.S. CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION, NOT PATROL - FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2013, file photo, an Apple employee, right, instructs a journalist on the use of the fingerprint scanner technology built into the company's iPhone 5S during a media event in Beijing. Watchdog groups that keep tabs on digital privacy rights are concerned that U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents are searching the phones and other digital devices of international travelers at border checkpoints in U.S. airports. The American Civil Liberties Union and the Electronic Frontier Foundation say complaints of such searches have spiked recently. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)
Electronic media searches at border crossings raise worryWatchdog groups that keep tabs on digital privacy are concerned about reports that U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents are searching the electronic devices of travelers arriving in U.S. airports
The Associated Press5 days ago
Fastest computer in the Rockies tapped for range of projectsEds: With BC-US--Climate Supercomputer
The Associated Press6 days ago
This Oct. 26, 2016 photo provided by the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research shows the new supercomputer named Cheyenne at the National Center for Atmospheric Research at the supercomputing center in Cheyenne, Wyo. Wyoming officials including Gov. Matt Mead say they support the NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center even as they describe themselves as climate skeptics. Scientists nationwide are nonetheless concerned that President Donald Trump, who has called climate change a hoax, might not take climate change research seriously. (Carlye Calvin/ University Corporation for Atmospheric Research via AP)
New supercomputer aids climate research in top coal stateA new supercomputer in Wyoming has begun critical climate-change research with support from even some global warming doubters
The Associated Press6 days ago
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