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NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is tweaking what people see to make their time on the site more "meaningful." The company says people will likely spend less time on Facebook as a result. The changes come as critics say social media can make people feel depressed and isolated. Facebook...
NEW YORK (AP) — The ride-sharing company Uber confirms it had technology to shield company data when law enforcement raided offices outside the U.S. Uber says this tool — no longer in use — could lock computers and smartphones and change passwords remotely from the company's...
Digital currency prices wobbled Thursday after South Korea, a hotbed for currencies like bitcoin, said it will consider a trading ban. The country's justice minister said South Korea is planning a ban, but the presidential office said later that a ban is under review. No policy...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Trying to distinguish your product among the thousands at the CES gadget show is no easy feat, so it helps when music legend Stevie Wonder pays an unexpected visit. Especially when your product is a "smart" piano designed to teach people how to play. Piano...
The value of numerous forms of digital currency is tumbling after South Korea, a hotbed for currencies like bitcoin, said it was weighing a trading ban. The country's justice minister said Thursday that South Korea plans to ban crypto currency trading, but the presidential...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Amazon had a mostly successful debut into live streaming of major sports events, with increased audience and an improved viewing experience in its first season showing NFL games. The question looking ahead is how aggressively will Amazon be in the sports...
BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — In the soundstage where Johnny Carson and Jay Leno spent four decades filming "The Tonight Show," a former Washington State computer science student named Seagull is pursuing a South Korean teenager with a very big gun. Their characters' exploits inside "...
The value of numerous forms of digital currency is tumbling after South Korea, a hotbed for currencies like bitcoin, said it was weighing a trading ban. The country's justice minister said Thursday that South Korea plans to ban crypto currency trading, but the presidential...
PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia's government said Wednesday it will pay U.S. company Ocean Infinity up to $70 million if it can find the wreckage or black boxes of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 within three months, in a renewed bid to solve the plane's disappearance nearly...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A government shutdown has effectively cleaved the federal workforce in half, sowing confusion...
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The exiled former leader of the Maldives said Monday that this year's presidential...
HOBERG, Mo. (AP) — The National Weather Service says a small tornado damaged trees and outbuildings in Lawrence...
SEATTLE (AP) — No cashiers, no lines, no registers — this is how Amazon sees the future of in-store shopping. The...
SEATTLE (AP) — No cashiers, no lines, no registers — this is how Amazon sees the future of in-store shopping. The...
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on Vice President Mike Pence's interview with The Associated Press (all times local):...