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FILE - In this April 2014 file image frame grab from video, provided by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), a test at the FAAs technical center in Atlantic City, N.J. The U.S. government is urging that large, personal electronic devices like laptops be banned from airline checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. (FAA via AP, File)
Questions and answers on proposed ban on laptops in luggageThe US is looking to ban laptops from checked bags on international flights. Questions and answers on the proposal.
The Associated Press1 day ago
US Department of Homeland Security Acting Secretary Elaine Duke, center, poses with Italian Interior Minister Marco Minniti, left, and French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb, right, at the G7 Interior Ministers' Meeting in the Ischia island, Italy, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. (Ciro Fusco/ANSA via AP)
G7 backs internet industry effort to detect, blunt extremismThe Group of Seven industrialized nations have thrown their support behind a new technology industry alliance aimed at detecting and blunting online propaganda to combat extremism on the internet
The Associated Press1 day ago
Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar arrives for an EU summit in Brussels on Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. European Union leaders conclude a two day summit on Friday in which they discussed migration, digital economy and Brexit. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)
French-led EU push for heftier tax on internet giants stallsFrance's drive to force internet giants to pay more taxes is losing steam, amid resistance from other EU countries that offer tax shelter to companies like Apple
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A woman poses as she playing a Tencent's smartphone game called "A Great Speech, clap for Xi Jinping" in Beijing, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. Ordinary young Chinese may not have paid close attention to Xi Jinping's 3-and-a-half hour marathon speech this week, but they're happy to "applaud" the president in the newest viral phenomenon to sweep China's internet. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
Viral smartphone game lets ordinary Chinese 'clap' for XiA smartphone game has gone viral by letting ordinary Chinese 'clap' for Chinese President Xi Jinping after his lengthy address at the Communist Party's national congress this week
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FILE - In this July 30, 2017, file photo, a Chinese family walks out of an Apple store in Beijing. Hundreds of workers protested Wednesday night, Oct. 18, 2017, over bonuses promised through labor brokers who recruited them to work at Jabil Inc.'s Green Point factory, an Apple supplier, in Wuxi city in southern China, according to witnesses. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)
Workers at iPhone supplier in China protest unpaid bonusesApple vows to investigate underpayment of bonuses at iPhone supplier in China after worker protests
The Associated Press2 days ago
FILE - In this April 2014 file image frame grab from video, provided by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), a test at the FAAs technical center in Atlantic City, N.J. The U.S. government is urging that large, personal electronic devices like laptops be banned from airline checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. (FAA via AP, File)
US: Laptops in checked bags pose fire, explosion riskThe U.S. government is urging that large, personal electronic devices like laptops be banned from airline checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic explosion and fire
The Associated Press2 days ago
FILE - In this April 25, 2013, file photo, credit and debit cards are displayed for a photographer in Baltimore. Payment processing giant Visa is launching a platform to allow banks to integrate various types of biometrics, such as your fingerprint, face, voice, etc., into approving credit card applications and payments. It could lead to customers having to take a selfie to verify they actually made an online purchase or applied for a particular credit card. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
Applying for a credit card? Please take a selfiePayment processing giant Visa is launching a platform to allow banks to integrate various types of biometrics _ your fingerprint, face, voice, etc. _ into approving credit card applications and payments
The Associated Press2 days ago
FILE - This Monday, May 16, 2016, file photo shows a smartphone displaying the Lyft app, in Detroit. Google's parent company, Alphabet Inc., is throwing its financial support behind ride-hailing service Lyft, deepening its rift with market leader Uber. Google was an early investor in Uber, but now a self-driving car company that it created is suing Uber for alleged theft of trade secrets. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
Google parent leads $1B Lyft investment, deepening Uber riftGoogle's parent company is throwing its financial support behind ride-hailing service Lyft, further deepening its rift with the market leader Uber
The Associated Press2 days ago
Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola discusses the city's decision to not pursue Amazon's proposed second headquarters at a news conference, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Little Rock, Ark. The city ran a full-page ad in the Washington Post, telling the e-commerce giant: "It's not you, it's us." (AP Photo/Andrew DeMillo)
Little Rock drops Amazon bid in ad: 'It's not you, it's us.'Arkansas' capital city is pre-emptively rejecting its long-shot bid to host Amazon's second headquarters, telling the online retailer in a full-page newspaper ad: "It's not you
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Packers, Microsoft join in tech venture near Lambeau FieldThe Green Bay Packers and Microsoft are launching a tech incubator in a development next to Lambeau Field in an effort to ignite innovation in an area not typically targeted by major, global companies
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LG, Qualcomm join hands for autonomous drivingLG Electronics says it has joined hands with Qualcomm to jointly research and develop autonomous driving technologies
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Study: Lower-income kids give more time to TV, digital mediaA survey finds that children in lower-income families spend more time watching TV or using electronic devices than kids in more affluent homes
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House, Senate intel committees receive briefing from GoogleTech giant Google has briefed the House and Senate intelligence committees ahead of two Nov. 1 hearings that will examine Russian efforts to influence U.S. elections through social media
The Associated Press3 days ago
Ohio seeks technology ideas to solve national opioid crisisOhio has launched an $8 million effort to attract ideas for using technology to solve the national opioid addiction crisis
The Associated Press3 days ago
FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, file photo, an autonomous vehicle is driven by an engineer on a street in an industrial park in Boston. A new study inspired by Boston’s early experiments with self-driving cars finds that the technology could ease congestion, but also lead to more cars on the road and further encourage urban sprawl. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
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The Associated Press3 days ago
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