Technology

September 14, 2017 - 4:58 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — When watching sports in virtual reality, it's best to remind yourself that TV wasn't born in a day. Early television was mostly radio with pictures. It took years — even decades — for producers to figure out the right camera angles, graphics and instant replays to deliver. Sports is...
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September 14, 2017 - 4:58 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — When watching sports in virtual reality, it's best to remind yourself that TV wasn't born in a day. Early television was mostly radio with pictures. It took years — even decades — for producers to figure out the right camera angles, graphics and instant replays to deliver. Sports is...
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September 14, 2017 - 3:20 pm
MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — Google faces a new lawsuit accusing it of gender-based pay discrimination. A lawyer representing three female former Google employees is seeking class action status for the claim. The suit, filed Thursday in San Francisco Superior Court, follows a federal labor...
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September 14, 2017 - 12:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — It's natural to get the phone-upgrade itch when the likes of Apple, Samsung and others keep coming out with newer models. And sometimes your old phone is just kaput. But what do you do with a serviceable but outdated gadget? Rather than relegate an old phone to a desk drawer,...
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September 14, 2017 - 10:32 am
MOSCOW (AP) — A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin says Russia regrets a decision by the U.S. government to ban federal agencies from using Kaspersky Labs software. Dmitry Peskov told journalists on Thursday the U.S. move "cast a shadow over the image of our American colleagues as...
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September 14, 2017 - 7:22 am
BEIJING (AP) — Regulators have ordered Chinese bitcoin exchanges to close, two business newspapers reported Thursday, after uncertainty about the digital currency's future in China caused its price to plunge. Regulators in Shanghai, the country's financial center, gave verbal instructions to...
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September 14, 2017 - 4:02 am
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Seeking a job abroad? A website to check recruiters' reviews and ratings might be a tool to protect you against trafficking. Andrew Goledzinowski, Australia's ambassador for people smuggling and human trafficking, says in an interview that such website, or a common...
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September 14, 2017 - 12:27 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday blocked a Chinese government-financed firm's acquisition of an Oregon semiconductor maker on national security grounds. A federal panel that reviews foreign investment in the United States for possible security threats ruled against the...
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September 14, 2017 - 12:00 am
Sports in virtual reality sounds cool, but can feel distant Confusion hits consumer market over US ban of Kaspersky Google hit with class action lawsuit over gender pay Got old phones? Here's how to reuse, recycle or sell them Samsung steps up push into autonomous driving technology Equifax's...
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September 13, 2017 - 8:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. on Wednesday banned federal agencies from using computer software supplied by Kaspersky Lab because of concerns about the company's ties to the Kremlin and Russian spy operations. The directive issued by acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke comes as various U.S...
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