Technology

November 16, 2017 - 5:04 am
LONDON (AP) — Moscow-based cybersecurity firm Kasperksy Lab is releasing new details about how its software uploaded classified U.S. documents several years ago. The incident is at the center of a controversy over whether the company's popular anti-virus really works as described. Previous reports...
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FILE - This Wednesday, May 9, 2012, file photo, shows an exterior view of Cisco Systems Inc. headquarters in Santa Clara, Calif. Cisco Systems Inc. reports earnings Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)
November 15, 2017 - 7:14 pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Shares of Cisco Systems Inc. rose in after-hours trading Wednesday after the internet gear maker reported better-than-expected earnings and forecast revenue growth after two years of decline. The San Jose, California-based company reported fiscal first-quarter profit of $2...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, June 13, 2017, file photo, a self-driving Chevrolet Bolt EV that is in General Motors Co.'s autonomous vehicle development program appears on display at GM's Orion Assembly in Lake Orion, Mich. California regulators are embracing a General Motors recommendation that would help makers of self-driving cars avoid paying for accidents and other trouble, raising concerns that the proposal will put an unfair burden on vehicle owners. (Jose Juarez/Detroit News via AP, File)
November 15, 2017 - 5:36 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California regulators are embracing a General Motors recommendation that would help makers of self-driving cars avoid paying for accidents and other trouble, raising concerns that the proposal will put an unfair burden on vehicle owners. If adopted, the regulations drafted by...
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November 15, 2017 - 4:02 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — An Illinois man who federal prosecutors say worked as a spokesman for a "darknet" marketplace for illicit internet commerce has been charged in Atlanta. Authorities have said AlphaBay was the internet's largest darknet site — trading in illegal drugs, firearms and counterfeit goods,...
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This image released by Buzzfeed shows Saeed Jones, left, and Isaac Fitzgerald, cohosts of BuzzFeed News AM to DM. Launched quietly in late September from a studio in BuzzFeed's Manhattan office, "AM to DM" is a breezy mix of news and pop culture. Viewers can click on Twitter and watch the stream live, or catch highlights later in the day. (Drew Reynolds/Buzzfeed via AP)
November 15, 2017 - 2:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter and BuzzFeed initially planned to start their new morning show, "AM to DM," each weekday at 8 a.m. Then they considered their likely audience, and scheduled it for 10. Now there's time to wake up leisurely, have coffee and fire up your smartphone. Hosts Isaac Fitzgerald and...
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CORRECTS NAME OF DISEASE TO HUNTER SYNDROME FROM NPS - In this photo taken Monday Nov. 6, 2017, Brian Madeux, 44, makes his way through the UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital in preparation for the first human gene editing therapy in Oakland, Calif. Madeux, who has Hunter syndrome, received the treatment on Monday, Nov. 13. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
November 15, 2017 - 10:19 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Scientists for the first time have tried editing a gene inside the body in a bold attempt to permanently change a person's DNA to cure a disease. The experiment was done Monday in California on 44-year-old Brian Madeux. Through an IV, he received billions of copies of a...
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November 15, 2017 - 6:55 am
LONDON (AP) — Britain's cyber security chief says Russian hackers are targeting the country's telecommunications systems, media and energy networks. Ciaran Martin's stark warning comes after Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday said Russia was "weaponizing information" and meddling in elections to...
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November 15, 2017 - 6:52 am
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's Supreme Court on Wednesday postponed until December an extradition hearing for Russian cybercrime suspect Alexander Vinnik, wanted in the United States on charges of laundering billions of dollars' worth of bitcoin. Vinnik is the subject of a judicial tug-of-war...
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November 15, 2017 - 12:00 am
AP Exclusive: US scientists try 1st gene editing in the body Rise in teen suicide, social media coincide; is there link? Britain's cyber security chief warns of Russian interference Twitter, BuzzFeed join for breezy online morning show Missouri attorney general investigating Google New internet TV...
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