Drones used for first time in major search at Grand Canyon

Published Apr. 21 2017

PHOENIX (AP) - The desperate search for two people who disappeared at the bottom of the Grand Canyon last weekend...

Gunfire sensors credited with swift arrest in deadly rampage

Published Apr. 20 2017

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - Acoustic sensors mounted on lampposts and telephone poles picked up the crack of gunfire and rapidly...

Facebook CEO wants to augment your reality

Published Apr. 18 2017

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Facebook wants you to sit in your bedroom wearing a headset and take a virtual...

Volkswagen plans all-electric car for China next year

Published Apr. 18 2017

SHANGHAI (AP) - Volkswagen, Europe's biggest automaker, plans to launch its first pure-electric car in China next year as Beijing...

Netflix on the verge of hitting 100 million subscribers

Published Apr. 17 2017

Netflix is on the verge of surpassing 100 million global subscribers, a testament to how much the video streaming service...

Cleveland shooting the latest crime video on Facebook

Published Apr. 17 2017

A Facebook video of an Ohio man shooting a 74-year-old retiree in Cleveland was up for three hours Sunday after...

Microsoft says users are protected from alleged NSA malware

Published Apr. 15 2017

PARIS (AP) - Up-to-date Microsoft customers are safe from the purported National Security Agency spying tools dumped online, the software...

The iPhone of cars? Apple enters self-driving car race

Published Apr. 14 2017

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Apple is joining the fiercely competitive race to design self-driving cars, raising the possibility that a...

Report: Uber used secret program to track Lyft drivers

Published Apr. 13 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - A new report says Uber used a secret program dubbed "Hell' to track Lyft drivers to...

Yahoo accused of mismanaging fund for dissidents in China

Published Apr. 11 2017

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A lawsuit accused Yahoo of breaking a financial promise it made to Chinese dissidents almost a...

New center to combat disinformation to be built in Finland

Published Apr. 11 2017

HELSINKI (AP) - A center to combat such things as disinformation and fake news will be built in Finland following...

US regulators accuse Google of underpaying female workers

Published Apr. 7 2017

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Government investigators looking into how Google pays its employees have accused the tech giant of shortchanging...

Cable giant Comcast offers cellular plans on Verizon network

Published Apr. 6 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - The cable giant Comcast will start selling cellphone plans called Xfinity Mobile in the coming months,...

Professor behind designated drivers takes on distracted ones

Published Apr. 5 2017

BOSTON (AP) - A Harvard University professor who introduced Americans to the concept of designated drivers to deter drunken driving...

Charter won't have to compete with other cable companies now

Published Apr. 3 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Federal regulators are letting Charter out of a requirement that would have forced it to compete...

Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey leaves Facebook

Published Mar. 31 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Palmer Luckey, the co-founder of Facebook's Oculus virtual-reality business, is leaving the company.

Twitter eases 140-character limit in replies

Published Mar. 30 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Twitter has found more creative ways to ease its 140-character limit without officially raising it.

Samsung's Galaxy S8 phone aims to dispel the Note 7 debacle

Published Mar. 29 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Samsung seems to be playing it safe with its first major smartphone since the embarrassing recall...

Windows update will bring 3-D, game tools and less clutter

Published Mar. 29 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - A major update to Microsoft's Windows 10 system will start reaching consumers and businesses on April...

Uber diversity report says 36 percent of employees are women

Published Mar. 28 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Uber's first report on employee diversity shows low numbers for women, especially in technical positions.

Samsung's fire-prone Note 7 phone may return after recalls

Published Mar. 28 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Samsung's fire-prone Galaxy Note 7 phone might come back as refurbished or rental phones.

More big brands pull ads from YouTube in widening boycott

Published Mar. 24 2017

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - An advertising boycott of YouTube is broadening, a sign that big-spending companies doubt Google's ability to...

Apple: Software flaws in latest WikiLeaks docs are all fixed

Published Mar. 24 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Apple says purported hacking techniques released by WikiLeaks this week have all been fixed in recent...