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Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 07:45 PM PDT

Startup Aims to Publish Real-Time Election Results

Startup Aims to Publish Real-Time Election Results

It's traditional during presidential elections to hold off on reporting final results until everyone has voted.

Saturday, Sep 10, 2016 at 02:23 PM PDT

Apple 'Rethinking' The Focus of its Secret Car Project

Apple 'Rethinking' The Focus of its Secret Car Project

Apple may not become an automaker, but it still wants to develop its own self-driving technology.

Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 02:58 AM PDT

Yahoo CEO Could Reap $44 Million if She Leaves After Sale

Yahoo CEO Could Reap $44 Million if She Leaves After Sale

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer stands to collect a $44 million severance package if she leaves after Verizon completes its purchase of the once-mighty internet company. Mayer hasn't announced plans to leave, but...

Friday, Sep 9, 2016 at 06:04 PM PDT

Silicon Valley Tech Boosting NASA’s Asteroid Mission

Silicon Valley Tech Boosting NASA’s Asteroid Mission

It has everything, except Ben Affleck: A trip to an asteroid, an $800 million budget, five million miles of travel, and Silicon Valley tech along for the ride.

Friday, Sep 9, 2016 at 03:32 PM PDT

Apple Warns Against Scams Involving iTunes Cards

Apple Warns Against Scams Involving iTunes Cards

Apple is warning consumers about scam artists who pressure their victims into transferring money by purchasing iTunes gift cards after the fraudsters spin a bogus story about unpaid bills or a relative who needs...

Friday, Sep 9, 2016 at 03:20 PM PDT

Burritos in the Sky: Chipotle Tests Drone Deliveries

Burritos in the Sky: Chipotle Tests Drone Deliveries

Flying burritos will soon be a reality over Virginia Tech. Chipotle is taking part in a test this month that will let some of the university's students and staff have their favorite tortilla-wrapped meal...

Friday, Sep 9, 2016 at 02:44 PM PDT

CPSC: Stop Using, Charging Samsung's Note 7

CPSC: Stop Using, Charging Samsung's Note 7

The United States Consumer Products Safety Commission is urging all consumers who own a Samsung Galaxy Note 7 to power them down and stop charging or using the device a week after the company issued a recall of...

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 02:20 PM PDT

Facebook Allows Postings of 'Napalm Girl' Photo After Debate

Facebook Allows Postings of 'Napalm Girl' Photo After Debate

Facebook on Friday reversed its decision to remove postings of an iconic 1972 image of a naked, screaming girl running from a napalm attack in Vietnam, after a Norwegian revolt against the tech giant. Protests...

Friday, Sep 9, 2016 at 02:34 PM PDT

Ford Buys SF-Based Shuttle Service Chariot

Ford Buys SF-Based Shuttle Service Chariot

Ford Motor Co. is buying an app-based shuttle service and partnering with a bike-share company as part of its ongoing effort to expand its traditional business.

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 02:33 PM PDT

FAA Warns Airline Passengers Not to Use Samsung Smartphone

FAA Warns Airline Passengers Not to Use Samsung Smartphone

U.S. aviation safety officials took the extraordinary step late Thursday of warning airline passengers not to turn on or charge a new-model Samsung smartphone during flights following numerous reports of the...

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