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FILE - In this Wednesday, March 15, 2017, file photo, a sign marks a pickup point for the Uber car service at LaGuardia Airport in New York. Uber’s first report on employee diversity shows low numbers for women, especially in technology positions. Uber’s report doesn’t count drivers as employees. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
Uber diversity: low on women, like other tech companiesUber's first report on employee diversity shows low numbers for women, especially in technology positions
The Associated Press2 hours ago
This image provided by Facebook shows an overview of the features of Facebook's new app update on an iPhone. Facebook is adding more Snapchat-like features to its app, with an update starting Tuesday, March 28, 2017. The company says it wants to let your camera "do the talking" as more people are posting photos and videos instead of blocks of text. (Facebook via AP)
Got camera? Facebook adds more Snapchat-like featuresFacebook is adding more Snapchat-like features to its app
The Associated Press2 hours ago
An Amazon worker waits for customers while standing inside an AmazonFresh Pickup location, Tuesday, March 28, 2017, in Seattle. Amazon began testing the new grocery pickup service, currently open only to Amazon employees, Tuesday in Seattle. Eventually, members of Amazon's $99-a-year Prime loyalty program will be able to order groceries online and drive to a pickup location at a scheduled time, where crews will deliver items to the car. Amazon says orders will be ready in as few as 15 minutes after being placed. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Amazon tests grocery pickup service in SeattleAmazon is continuing to delve into new ways of letting people shop _ this time with a grocery pickup service in Seattle called AmazonFresh Pickup
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015, file photo, Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors Inc., talks about the Model X car at the company's headquarters in Fremont, Calif. Tech billionaire Elon Musk is announcing a new venture called Neuralink focused on linking brains to computers. The company plans to develop brain implants that can treat neural disorders and may one day be powerful enough to put humanity on a more even footing with future superintelligent computers, according to a Wall Street Journal report. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
Elon Musk's latest target: Brain-computer interfacesTech billionaire Elon Musk is announcing a new venture called Neuralink focused on linking brains to computers
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, file photo, returned boxes of Samsung Electronics' Galaxy Note 7 smartphones are placed at a shop of South Korean mobile carrier in Seoul, South Korea. On Tuesday, March 28, 2017, Samsung said it's considering bringing the recalled, fire-prone Note 7 back to market as a refurbished or rental phone after consulting with regulatory authorities and carriers and assessing local demands. Samsung killed the Note 7 phone after dozens of phones overheated and caught on fire. Samsung conducted extensive tests since then and has blamed multiple design and manufacturing defects in batteries made by two different companies. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File)
Samsung's fire-prone Note 7 phone may return after recallsSamsung's fire-prone Galaxy Note 7 phone might come back as refurbished or rental phones
The Associated Press6 hours ago
In this March 16, 2017 photo provided by The Strong museum, the 12 finalists for induction this year into The Strong museum's World Video Game Hall of Fame are pictured at the museum in Rochester, New York. The finalists, from left, are: top row, "Microsoft Windows Solitaire," "Myst," "Mortal Kombat," "Donkey Kong,'' center, "Final Fantasy VII,'' "Street Fighter II," bottom row, ''Halo: Combat Evolved,'' "Resident Evil," "Portal," "Pokemon Red and Green," "Wii Sports" and "Tomb Raider." The 2017 class will be announced May 4. (Bethany Mosher/The Strong via AP
World Video Game Hall of Fame names 2017 finalistsThe World Video Game Hall of Fame's 2017 finalists span decades and electronic platforms, from the 1981 arcade classic "Donkey Kong" that launched Mario's plumbing career to the 2006 living room hit "Wii Sports," that made gamers out of grandparents
The Associated Press9 hours ago
This March 24, 2017, photo provided by the Tempe Police Department shows an Uber self-driving SUV that flipped on its side in a collision in Tempe, Ariz. The crash serves as a stark reminder of the challenges surrounding autonomous vehicles in Arizona. (Tempe Police Department via AP)
Self-driving car crash comes amid debate about regulationsA crash that caused an Uber self-driving SUV to flip onto its side in a Phoenix suburb serves as a stark reminder of the challenges surrounding autonomous vehicles
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2015, file photo, a forklift operator moves a pallet of goods at an Amazon.com fulfillment center in DuPont, Wash. The Middle East's biggest online retailer Souq.com has been bought by Amazon on Tuesday, March 28, 2017, for an undisclosed amount, a day after a counteroffer of $800 million from the operator of Dubai's biggest mall became public. Souq.com and Amazon issued a joint statement in Dubai announcing the sale, saying it represents Amazon's entry into the Middle East. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
Amazon buys Mideast's Souq.com after $800M counterofferMideast's biggest online retailer Souq.com bought by Amazon for undisclosed amount after counteroffer of $800 million
The Associated Press13 hours ago
In this photo taken Monday, March 27, 2017, the Waze application is displayed on a smartphone in San Francisco. Waze's traffic navigation app already shows ads prodding drivers to swing by fast-food joints like Dunkin' Donuts and Taco Bell. Now it's adding a new item to its menu, the ability to place orders at some shops. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
Waze gets into the order-ahead business with Dunkin' DonutsWaze's traffic navigation app already shows ads prodding drivers to swing by fast-food joints like Dunkin' Donuts and Taco Bell
The Associated Press13 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, photo, a group of self-driving Uber vehicles position themselves to take journalists on rides during a media preview at Uber's Advanced Technologies Center in Pittsburgh. On Monday, March 27, 2017, Uber said it is resuming its self-driving car program in Arizona and Pittsburgh after it was suspended following a crash over the weekend. The company had also grounded self-driving cars in San Francisco over the weekend but they resumed operating earlier on Monday. The company said that it paused the operations over the weekend to better understand what happened in Arizona, but feels confident in returning the cars to the road. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
Uber resumes self-driving car program after brief suspensionUber says it is resuming self-driving car program in Arizona and Pittsburgh after it was suspended following an accident over the weekend
The Associated Press1 day ago
Justices won't hear appeal in music copyright disputeThe Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from record companies that want to pursue copyright infringement claims against music site Vimeo for hosting unauthorized recordings from the Beatles, Elvis Presley and other classic artists
The Associated Press1 day ago
People place flowers outside Britain's parliament in London, Saturday March 25, 2017, for the victims of the Westminster attack on Wednesday. Khalid Masood killed four people and left more than two dozen hospitalized, including some with what have been described as catastrophic injuries. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
UK: Attacker used WhatsApp, firm must help police get accessA top British official says Westminster Bridge attacker Khalid Masood sent a WhatsApp message that cannot be accessed because it was encrypted by the popular messaging service
The Associated Press2 days ago
Self-driving Uber SUV struck during Arizona accidentOfficials say a self-driving Uber SUV was operating on its own when it was struck by another vehicle making a left turn at an intersection in Arizona, where the company is testing autonomous vehicles
The Associated Press3 days ago
California air regulators vote to keep tough fuel standardsCalifornia air regulators have voted to keep the state's tough vehicle emissions standards through 2025
The Associated Press4 days ago
FILE - This March 18, 2010, file photo shows the YouTube website in Los Angeles. An advertising boycott of YouTube is broadening in a sign of the skepticism surrounding Google’s promise to prevent marketing campaigns from appearing alongside repugnant videos. PepsiCo, Wal-Mart Stores and Dish Network became the latest companies to suspend their advertising on YouTube after The Wall Street Journal found Google’s automated programs placed their brands on five videos containing racist content. Even though the defections are continuing, most analysts aren’t worried yet. Starbucks and General Motors also joined in the YouTube boycott Friday, March 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File)
More big brands pull ads from YouTube in widening boycottAn advertising boycott of YouTube is broadening in a sign of the skepticism surrounding Google's promise to prevent marketing campaigns from appearing alongside repugnant videos
The Associated Press4 days ago
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