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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...

Thursday, Sep 8, 2016 at 05:59 PM PDT

FAA Issues Warning About Samsung Phones

FAA Issues Warning About Samsung Phones

The Federal Aviation Administration on Thursday strongly urged travelers not to turn on or charge Samsung Galaxy Note 7 cell phones while on planes, after a series of incidents involving exploding batteries. In...

Thursday, Sep 8, 2016 at 10:21 PM PDT

Amazon to Deliver to Tailgaters at 49ers Games

Amazon to Deliver to Tailgaters at 49ers Games

If you’re meeting friends at a tailgate party this football season, you don’t want to show up empty-handed, right?

Well, there’s an app for that.

A big one: Amazon Prime.

Thursday, Sep 8, 2016 at 04:35 PM PDT

‘I Already Lost Them’: The World Reacts to Apple’s AirPods

‘I Already Lost Them’: The World Reacts to Apple’s AirPods

At Apple’s product launch event Wednesday, the company confirmed what many had been speculating for months: The new iPhone 7 does not have a headphone jack. iPhone users who want to communicate and listen to...

Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016 at 12:03 PM PDT

Amazon, Apple Show iPhone 7 Images Before Release Event

Amazon, Apple Show iPhone 7 Images Before Release Event

Amazon launched a site for the iPhone 7 Wednesday showing what appear to be two separate models of the upcoming device ahead of Apple's announcement.

Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016 at 10:43 AM PDT

Tim Cook Kicks Off Apple Event With 'Carpool Karaoke'

Tim Cook Kicks Off Apple Event With 'Carpool Karaoke'

Tim Cook kicked off Apple's product event Wednesday with some "Carpool Karaoke." The Apple CEO joined James Corden in a recorded video to belt out a New Republic song. Later Pharrell Williams joined the pair...

Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016 at 11:36 PM PDT

Apple Debuts New Watch and iPhone 7, Minus a Headphone Jack

Apple Debuts New Watch and iPhone 7, Minus a Headphone Jack

Today's the day. What will it be? iPhone7? New Apple watch? No more headphone jack?

Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016 at 04:22 PM PDT

New iPhone Has No Headphone Jack, Is Water Resistant

New iPhone Has No Headphone Jack, Is Water Resistant

Apple's latest iPhone may be more notable for what's missing from previous models than what's being added. The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus unveiled Wednesday won't have an analog headphone jack — a longtime staple in...

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