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Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 12:26 PM PDT

Uber, Lyft Battle Governments Over Fingerprint Checks

Uber, Lyft Battle Governments Over Fingerprint Checks

Hailing a ride with a smartphone app in many U.S. cities is coming down to a fight over fingerprints. Following incidents where Uber drivers were found to have criminal records, a number of state and local...

Monday, Jun 20, 2016 at 05:43 PM PDT

LA First to Try Waze's Difficult Intersections Feature

LA First to Try Waze's Difficult Intersections Feature

Navigation app Waze has created a new routing feature aimed at make driving in Los Angeles a little less stressful.

Monday, Jun 20, 2016 at 03:20 AM PDT

Solar Plane Begins Trans-Atlantic Stretch of Global Journey

Solar Plane Begins Trans-Atlantic Stretch of Global Journey

A solar-powered airplane has begun its trans-Atlantic flight on the latest leg of its globe-circling voyage. The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 took off from New York City early Monday morning. Bertrand Piccard,

Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 03:53 PM PDT

Uber, Lyft Threaten to Leave Chicago Over License Rule

Uber, Lyft Threaten to Leave Chicago Over License Rule

Uber and Lyft are threatening to leave Chicago if a rideshare ordinance that was unanimously approved Friday by a joint City Council committee passes the full council next week. "It would make true ridesharing...

Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 02:44 PM PDT

Hacker Floods ISIS Twitter Accounts With LGBT Messages

Hacker Floods ISIS Twitter Accounts With LGBT Messages

A hacker associated with Anonymous has gained control of what had been pro-ISIS Twitter accounts, according to NBC News. The hacker, who goes by the name WauchulaGhost, took control of the accounts and flooded...

Thursday, Jun 30, 2016 at 12:32 PM PDT

Are We There Yet? Juno to Rendezvous With Jupiter

Are We There Yet? Juno to Rendezvous With Jupiter

A NASA spacecraft is on track to rendezvous with Jupiter after a nearly five-year journey.

Tuesday, Jun 14, 2016 at 08:40 AM PDT

Spider-Man, Batman Coming to PlayStation

Spider-Man, Batman Coming to PlayStation

The Dark Knight and Spidey are among the heroes swinging onto the PlayStation. Sony announced at its Monday presentation at the Electronic Entertainment Expo that a virtual reality rendition of Rocksteady...

Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016 at 10:59 AM PDT

Apple CEO Tears Up Over 'Unconscionable' Shooting

Apple CEO Tears Up Over 'Unconscionable' Shooting

Apple CEO Tim Cook addressed the massacre in Orlando and asked for a moment of silence Monday at the tech giant's annual developer's conference. Cook spoke to the crowd Monday at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium...

Friday, Jun 10, 2016 at 05:03 AM PDT

Pa. Reconsiders Record $11.4M Uber Fine

Pa. Reconsiders Record $11.4M Uber Fine

Pennsylvania utility regulators voted Thursday to reconsider the record-setting $11.4 million fine they imposed on ride-hailing company Uber. The Public Utility Commission fined San Francisco-based Uber...

Friday, Jun 10, 2016 at 02:05 AM PDT

Tesla to Release Lower-Priced Versions of Model S Car

Tesla to Release Lower-Priced Versions of Model S Car

Tesla said Thursday that it has started selling a cheaper version of its Model S car in an attempt to make its electric vehicles more affordable for more people. The new version, called the Model S 60,...

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