EBay removes listings of Hawaii beach sand from its website

Published Nov. 6 2017

HILO, Hawaii (AP) - Online auction and sales company eBay has removed multiple listings of sand said to be taken...

Hit list exposes Russian hacking beyond U.S. elections

Published Nov. 2 2017

The hackers who upended the U.S. presidential election had ambitions well beyond Hillary Clinton's campaign, targeting the emails of Ukrainian...

Tech companies find more signs of Russian election activity

Published Oct. 31 2017

Major tech companies plan to tell Congress Tuesday that they have found additional evidence of Russian activity on their services...

Self-driving cars could ease traffic, but increase sprawl

Published Oct. 17 2017

A new study inspired by Boston's early experiments with self-driving cars finds that the technology could ease congestion, but might...

Shares of TV providers drop as AT&T warns of video losses

Published Oct. 12 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Signs that more people are dropping their traditional TV subscriptions weighed on TV providers' stocks Thursday.

Facebook's Sandberg favors release of Russia-linked ads

Published Oct. 12 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - A top Facebook executive says ads linked to Russia trying to influence the U.S. presidential election...

Ohio man sues city for arresting him over Facebook page

Published Oct. 11 2017

CLEVELAND (AP) - A man charged with and acquitted of a felony for creating a fake Facebook page that parodied...

Get lost mom and dad! Amazon lets teens shop on their own

Published Oct. 11 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Remember when your parents first let you shop at the mall by yourself? Amazon is trying...

Scientists say cost of capturing CO2 declining

Published Oct. 9 2017

Technology now in limited use removes about 90 percent of carbon dioxide from the smokestacks of coal-fired power plants, but...

Report: Google uncovers ads by Russian operatives

Published Oct. 9 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads across Google products, including YouTube and...

Goodbye: AOL discontinuing pioneering Instant Messenger

Published Oct. 6 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - AOL has announced that it is discontinuing its pioneering Instant Messenger chat platform after 20 years...

New cars increasingly crammed with distracting technology

Published Oct. 5 2017

The infotainment technology that automakers are cramming into the dashboard of new vehicles is making drivers take their eyes off...

Vatican urges online protections for kids amid porn scandal

Published Oct. 3 2017

ROME (AP) - The Vatican secretary of state urged law enforcement agencies, governments and social media sites on Tuesday to...

Russia threatens to block Facebook over data storage

Published Sep. 26 2017

MOSCOW (AP) - In its latest attempt to wrest control of the Internet, Russia's communications agency on Tuesday threatened to...

Twitter explains why Trump NKorea tweet wasn't removed

Published Sep. 26 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) - Twitter is citing "newsworthiness" and the public interest as reasons why it didn't remove President Donald Trump's...

Semi-autonomous Cadillacs en route to dealerships

Published Sep. 25 2017

DETROIT (AP) - General Motors' Cadillac luxury brand is embarking on a cross-country drive to show off its version of...

Australia to create its own space agency for economic boost

Published Sep. 25 2017

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - Australia announced on Monday it will create its own space agency to increase its share of...

Lawyer: Hacker in Spanish custody sought by US, Russia

Published Sep. 22 2017

MADRID (AP) - The lawyer for an alleged Russian hacker said Friday that authorities in Moscow are fighting his extradition...

Leaders to tech firms at UN: Yank terror postings in 2 hours

Published Sep. 20 2017

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The leaders of Britain, France and Italy want tech companies to aim to remove postings that...

Nest Labs adds doorbell that can recognize familiar faces

Published Sep. 20 2017

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Home device maker Nest Labs is adding Google's facial recognition technology to a camera-equipped doorbell and...

German officials see no sign of election hacking _ yet

Published Sep. 20 2017

BERLIN (AP) - German officials say there's no sign of concerted cyberattacks aimed at influencing the outcome of the country's...

Alexa, what do you see? Amazon said to be working on glasses

Published Sep. 20 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Amazon is attempting to develop glasses that pair with Alexa and would allow users to access...

Report: Iran group hacks aviation, petrochemical industries

Published Sep. 20 2017

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - A group of hackers suspected of working in Iran for its government is targeting...