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Move on, television, millennials prefer YouTube

A media revolution is taking place, and most people over 35 years of age aren't tuned in.

05 Jul 2016 6:40 AM

US man claims $10 billion from Apple for stealing his iPhone idea

He used the drawings in a patent application that the Patent and Trade Office declared abandoned in 1995 for failure to pay required fees.

02 Jul 2016 11:22 AM

Google offers new way for users to manage info

Google is trying to make it easier for you to manage the vast pool of information that it collects about your online activities across phones, computers and other devices.

02 Jul 2016 3:10 AM

Uber software tracks drivers for high speed, sudden stops

Using smartphone sensors to peek over its drivers' shoulders, Uber is promising to keep a closer eye on their behavior - while discouraging speeding or slamming on the brakes.

02 Jul 2016 3:07 AM

Yahoo CEO paints bright picture with potential sale looming

If Yahoo sells, Mayer will probably lose her job after four years as CEO and walk away with a $55 million severance package.

01 Jul 2016 8:02 AM

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Microsoft readies Windows 10 birthday gift

Microsoft has a birthday present for Windows 10 users: more capabilities for its Cortana digital assistant and new ways to ditch passwords.

30 Jun 2016 2:41 AM

Volkswagen will make $15 billion settlement

Volkswagen would repair or buy back polluting diesel vehicles and pay each owner as much as $10,000 under a $14.7 billion deal the car maker has reached to settle lawsuits stemming from its emissions

29 Jun 2016 2:27 AM

Meet SweePee: World’s ugliest dog

A 17-year-old blind Chinese Crested Chihuahua named SweePee Rambo, whose legs are bowed out like a frog, has an oozing sore and wears doggie diapers, has been crowned as the World’s Ugliest Dog of 201

28 Jun 2016 2:29 AM

Moscow explores Hyperloop commuter transportation system

A sled recovery vehicle moves a test sled back to the starting position following a propulsion open-air test at Hyperloop One in North Las Vegas, Nevada.

24 Jun 2016 2:55 AM

French killer’s Facebook broadcast underscores live video challenges

After Larossi Abballa killed a French police commander and the commander’s partner on Tuesday, he took to Facebook Live to encourage viewers in a 12-minute video to follow his example: Kill prison sta

16 Jun 2016 10:51 PM

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Apple opens up Siri, other systems to woo developers

Apple said Monday it was opening up its Siri digital assistant to outside applications, stepping up its artificial intelligence efforts to compete against rival services from Amazon, Google and Micros

16 Jun 2016 6:36 AM

Next challenge for Apple: Make Siri smarter

Apple’s Siri made a big splash when the wisecracking digital assistant debuted on the iPhone five years ago.

13 Jun 2016 6:28 AM

Bidders offering more than $5 billion for Yahoo: Report

Several suitors are bidding $5 billion or more for the core business of struggling Internet pioneer Yahoo, CNBC reported on Thursday.

13 Jun 2016 6:25 AM

‘Instagram has more ads than Twitter’

Advertising agencies are for the first time turning to Instagram more frequently than Twitter for social media ad campaigns, a survey released Thursday showed, a further indication of weakness in an a

11 Jun 2016 6:17 AM

Apple revamps App Store, may not win over developers

Apple Inc announced a series of long-awaited enhancements to its App Store on Wednesday, but the new features may not ease concerns of developers and analysts who say that the App Store model — and th

10 Jun 2016 2:36 AM

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Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg’s social media accounts restored

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg's Twitter and Pinterest accounts have been resecured, a spokesman from the social media platform said on Monday, responding to questions about weekend media re

09 Jun 2016 10:51 AM

Oracle’s accounting practices come under cloud

A whistleblower lawsuit filed against Oracle Corp over its accounting practices underscores the pressures that established computer companies face to show that they are growing in the fast-moving bus

07 Jun 2016 2:49 AM

What do they have on you Google yourself

Soon, all you'll need to do is Google yourself if you're wondering how deeply Google has been digging into your digital life.

04 Jun 2016 5:21 AM

Mark Zuckerberg streams live chat with men in space

In a Facebook live video broadcast on the Nasa page of the social network, founder Mark Zuckerberg praised the work going on at the station and posed a few questions, some submitted to him online. (Photo: AFP)

04 Jun 2016 5:20 AM

US media tycoon hit by family feud

A granddaughter of Sumner Redstone alleged on Wednesday that the ailing media mogul is being manipulated by his daughter, vowing to help stop her purported bid to "seize" his corporate empire.

03 Jun 2016 6:48 AM

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