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Thursday, Jul 6, 2017 at 02:10 PM PDT

Qualcomm Seeks to Ban iPhone Imports, Sales

Qualcomm Seeks to Ban iPhone Imports, Sales

Chipmaker Qualcomm is asking U.S. trade regulators to ban iPhone imports, according to a new lawsuit. Apple has allegedly infringed on six of Qualcomm's patents that improve iPhone battery life, according to...

Thursday, Jul 6, 2017 at 02:04 PM PDT

Renewable Energy Surges Past Nuclear for 1st Time in Decades

Renewable Energy Surges Past Nuclear for 1st Time in Decades

For the first time in decades, the United States got more electricity from renewable sources than nuclear power in March and April. The U.S. Energy Information Administration said Thursday that electricity...

Monday, Jul 10, 2017 at 07:14 AM PDT

Woman Weds Man 3 Years After Twitter Joke About Marrying Him

Woman Weds Man 3 Years After Twitter Joke About Marrying Him

Twitter, she married him. It just took a while. After Llia Apostolou sent a joking message on Twitter looking for a wedding date, a stranger took her up on the offer. The two never did end up going to the...

Thursday, Jul 6, 2017 at 09:40 AM PDT

Microsoft Plans to Cut Up to 3K Jobs in Sales Staff Overhaul

Microsoft Plans to Cut Up to 3K Jobs in Sales Staff Overhaul

Microsoft is planning a restructuring Wednesday that will include thousands of layoffs, largely in the sales department, CNBC reported. Most of the cuts will be in jobs located outside of the United States, and...

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 08:35 AM PDT

Volvo to Be 1st Major Carmaker to Ditch Combustion Engines

Volvo to Be 1st Major Carmaker to Ditch Combustion Engines

Volvo will begin producing electric motors on all its cars from 2019, becoming the first traditional automaker to forgo the combustion engine altogether. The Swedish company, which has been making cars since...

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 04:30 AM PDT

Ukraine Claims It Prevented Second Cyberattack

Ukraine Claims It Prevented Second Cyberattack

Ukrainian authorities have avoided a second cyberattack, Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said in an announcement that suggests that the effort to wreak electronic havoc across Ukraine is ongoing. Ukraine is...

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 08:35 AM PDT

Tesla Says Its Model 3 Car Will Go Into Production Friday

Tesla Says Its Model 3 Car Will Go Into Production Friday

The first Tesla Model 3 electric car for the masses should come off the assembly line on Friday with the first deliveries in late July, the company's CEO says. CEO Elon Musk, in several Twitter messages...

Sunday, Jul 2, 2017 at 03:15 PM PDT

Facebook Drone Could One Day Provide Global Internet Access

Facebook Drone Could One Day Provide Global Internet Access

A solar-powered drone backed by Facebook that could one day provide worldwide internet access has quietly completed a test flight in Arizona after an earlier attempt ended with a crash landing. Facebook founder...

Friday, Jun 30, 2017 at 08:15 AM PDT

Nike to Start Selling Sneakers Through Online Giant Amazon

Nike to Start Selling Sneakers Through Online Giant Amazon<br /><br />

Nike said it will sell some of its sneakers through e-commerce giant Amazon, part of a plan to make its swoosh-branded products available in more places online. Shoppers can already find Nike goods on...

Friday, Jun 30, 2017 at 08:18 AM PDT

Germany Passes Law to Fine Facebook Over Hate Speech

Germany Passes Law to Fine Facebook Over Hate Speech

German lawmakers approved a bill on Friday aimed at cracking down on hate speech on social networks, which critics say could have drastic consequences for free speech online. Social media platforms such as...

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