AP - ap.online.headlines.technology http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.technology News Fri, 24 Feb 2017 03:19:38 -0500 Google-bred company accuses Uber of self-driving car theft Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:24:22 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/23/US--Waymo-Uber.Lawsuit/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Waymo-Uber.Lawsuit c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-ee9 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A self-driving car company founded by Google is colliding with ride-haling service Uber in a court battle revolving around allegations of betrayal, high-tech espionage and greed. When test-driving a new car, take the technology for a spin Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:53:23 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/23/US-Tech-Test-Drives/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US-Tech-Test-Drives c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-116c DETROIT (AP) — Car shopping isn't just about kicking the tires anymore. It's also about testing the technology. India police arrest cheap mobile maker on fraud charges Fri, 24 Feb 2017 03:14:06 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/24/AS--India-Phone.Fraud/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_AS--India-Phone.Fraud c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-bfa LUCKNOW, India (AP) — The director of an Indian company that claimed it was selling the world's cheapest smartphone was arrested Thursday on fraud charges, police said Friday. INFLUENCE GAME: GM bill is self-driving and self-interested Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:07:49 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/23/US--Self.Driving.Cars-Lobbying/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Self.Driving.Cars-Lobbying c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-1238 WASHINGTON (AP) — With states seizing the initiative on shaping the future of self-driving cars, General Motors is trying to persuade lawmakers across the country to approve rules that would benefit the automaker while potentially keeping its competitors off the road. Vote expected on hotly contested New Jersey pipeline project Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:57:35 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/24/US--Pinelands.Pipeline/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Pinelands.Pipeline c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-c91 CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey regulators are set to vote on whether a natural gas pipeline should run through the state's federally protected Pinelands region, which includes more than a million acres of farms, forests and wetlands. New Apple headquarters to have theater named for Steve Jobs Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:08:33 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/22/US--Apple.Headquarters/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Apple.Headquarters c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-1763 CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple has announced that its new headquarters will open for employees in the spring and will include a theater named for its late co-founder, Steve Jobs. Amazon resists request for Echo info in Arkansas slaying Wed, 22 Feb 2017 13:01:43 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/22/US--Hot.Tub.Death-Amazon.Echo/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Hot.Tub.Death-Amazon.Echo c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-16b5 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Amazon is resisting an effort by Arkansas prosecutors to obtain potential recordings from a slaying suspect's Amazon Echo smart speaker, saying authorities haven't established that their investigation is more important than a customer's privacy rights. Study: Technology trouble dents car and truck reliability Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:04:27 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/22/US--Autos-Dependability/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Autos-Dependability c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-1764 DETROIT (AP) — Technology glitches including Bluetooth phone pairing and misunderstood voice commands put a dent in car and truck reliability scores in a major survey of automobile owners. High court ruling limits international reach of patent laws Wed, 22 Feb 2017 12:49:38 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/22/US--Supreme.Court-Patent.Law/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Supreme.Court-Patent.Law c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-1717 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Wednesday sided with California-based Life Technologies Corp. in a patent infringement case that limits the international reach of U.S. patent laws. Yahoo salvages Verizon deal with $350 million discount Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:40:34 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/21/US-Yahoo-Verizon/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US-Yahoo-Verizon c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-1ca4 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo is taking a $350 million hit on its previously announced $4.8 billion sale to Verizon in a concession for security lapses that exposed personal information stored in more than 1 billion Yahoo user accounts. Online options for Oscar-nominated flicks expand Tuesday Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:48:08 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/21/US-TEC--Digital.Life-Catching.Up.On.The.Oscars/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US-TEC--Digital.Life-Catching.Up.On.The.Oscars c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-1bc5 NEW YORK (AP) — More movies and cheaper options arrive online Tuesday for movie fans still needing to catch up on Oscar-nominated flicks. Uber to investigate sexual harassment claim by engineer Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:27:13 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/20/EU--Uber-Sexual.Harassment/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_EU--Uber-Sexual.Harassment c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-213b LONDON (AP) — Uber's chief executive ordered an investigation Monday into a sexual-harassment claim made by a female engineer who said her prospects at the company evaporated after she complained about advances from her boss. AP, other media ask judge to order release of iPhone records Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:22:05 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/20/US--Apple.Encryption-FBI.Lawsuit/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Apple.Encryption-FBI.Lawsuit c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-1fec WASHINGTON (AP) — The Associated Press and two other news organizations asked a judge Monday to force the federal government to reveal how much it paid for a tool to unlock an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino, California, shooters. Italy cabbies clash with riot police during strike over Uber Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:14:17 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/21/EU--Italy-Uber.Protest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_EU--Italy-Uber.Protest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-1c6c ROME (AP) — Thousands of Italian taxi drivers protesting legislation they say will favor Uber clashed with riot police Tuesday, intensifying a weeklong cab strike that has crippled transportation in Rome, Milan and Turin. Historic Manhattan cathedral activates eco-friendly power Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:55:49 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/21/US--Cathedral-Geothermal.Plant/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Cathedral-Geothermal.Plant c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-1bf2 NEW YORK (AP) — The historic St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan has activated a geothermal plant — part of a series of environmentally friendly upgrades. Big hit for Bulls, 'Benny's Day Off' connects online Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:14:14 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/20/BKN-Benny_s-Day-Off/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_BKN-Benny_s-Day-Off c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-203c CHICAGO (AP) — Dancing on the roof, microphone in hand as he lip-synched to "Twist and Shout," Benny the Bull was putting on quite a performance as his tricked-out black van rolled through downtown Chicago. Nigerians starved of electricity access turn to solar Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:56:38 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/21/AF--Nigeria-Solar.Power/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_AF--Nigeria-Solar.Power c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-1d26 JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The surprise was finding that people dependent on candles, batteries, kerosene and fuel for generators in countries without a secure supply of electricity spend more on power than solar options. NASA aims to measure vital snow data from satellites Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:15:39 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/21/US--NASA.Snow.Survey/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--NASA.Snow.Survey c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-1db2 DENVER (AP) — Instrument-laden aircraft are surveying the Colorado high country this month as scientists search for better ways to measure how much water is locked up in the world's mountain snows — water that sustains a substantial share of the global population. Milwaukee to 'Pokemon' monsters: Get a permit to enter parks Sat, 18 Feb 2017 10:11:30 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/18/US--Pokemon.Go-Permits/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Pokemon.Go-Permits c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-2b80 MILWAUKEE (AP) — "Pokemon Go" monsters can roam virtually wherever they please, but they'll need a permit to get into Milwaukee County parks. Electronic media searches at border crossings raise worry Sat, 18 Feb 2017 14:59:06 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2017/02/18/US--Immigration-Search.Authority/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Immigration-Search.Authority c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15a069003c8:-2bec PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Watchdog groups that keep tabs on digital privacy rights are concerned that U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents are searching the phones and other digital devices of international travelers at border checkpoints in U.S. airports.