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Inflammatory letter sheds light on Uber's alleged…

Inflammatory letter sheds light on Uber's alleged misconduct

NASA drops replica Orion spacecraft to test…

NASA says it successfully tested the Orion spacecraft's parachutes by dropping a replica spacecraft from an Air Force transport aircraft over a desert test site in southwestern Arizona

Biggest tech failures and successes of 2017

Kurt 'The Cyber Guy' Knutsson breaks down the hits and misses on 'Fox & Friends.'

Facebook's New Feature Will Help You Temporarily…

Now snooze is a feature on more than just your alarm clock.

Disney-Fox deal may create a new nerdy nirvana

Disney $52 billion purchase of Fox seals rift in Marvel, 'Star Wars' universes but it will be unavoidable online and in theaters

Facebook: Social media scrolling can make you…

It's not quite like tobacco companies warning about the dangers of smoking, but Facebook is acknowledging something many already know: Passively scrolling through social media can make you feel bad

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Germany extends facial recognition test at rail…

Germany's top security official is extending tests of automatic facial recognition technology after an initial six-month trial showed the system had a good success rate

FCC votes to overturn Obama-era net neutrality…

Now broadband providers can slow down the interface for apps by rival firms, block them altogether or charge them for faster online performance; James Rosen has more for 'Special Report.'

Varsity Gamers: The Dream

Esports is pulling in huge audiences and payouts. For some of the game's best players, going pro is more viable than ever.

Italy says Amazon will pay $118 million to end tax dispute

Italian tax authorities say Amazon will pay 100 million euros ($118 million) to end a dispute over its tax payments from 2011-2015

US prosecutors move to cash in on $8.5M in seized…

Federal attorneys prosecuting a multimillion-dollar opioid drug-ring case are moving quickly to sell seized bitcoin that's exploded in value to $8.5 million since the alleged ringleader's arrest

People Are Calling Uber Instead of Ambulances…

People are increasingly taking Uber instead of ambulances to get to the hospital, new research suggests. For a (non-peer-reviewed) research paper released Wednesday, economics professor David Slusky and Dr. Leon Moskatel looked at ambulance usage in 766 US cities upon the arrival of Uber from 2013 to 2015. Slusky tells...

FCC votes to repeal 'net neutrality' regulations

Net neutrality banned internet providers from adjusting connection speed for specific sites.

What Happens Next In The Fight For Net Neutrality?

Lawsuits and legislation will soon take on the FCC's landmark decision.

Another Potential Victim of Net Neutrality Nix: Free Online Porn

Many individuals and groups are displeased with the FCC's ruling Thursday to nix "net neutrality" rules, which kept ISPs from giving preference to or throttling some online content. But one demographic in particular is particularly hot and bothered, per the Independent Journal Review : consumers of internet porn. The site notes...

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The Latest: States warming up net-neutrality…

The Latest: States warming up net-neutrality lawsuits

Disney buying much of Fox, will help it compete…

Disney is buying a big chunk of the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox in $52.4 billion deal, gaining film and television studios and growing overseas as it tries to meet competition from technology companies

San Francisco SPCA deploys robot security guard

The 5-foot tall, 300-lb robot called K9 uses cameras, laser 3D mapping, GPS, microphones and license plate recognition software.

The FCC Just Voted To Scrap Net Neutrality Rules

The commission voted 3-2 to scrap the Obama-era rules that aimed to keep the internet open and fair.

German government says it backs 'open and free internet'

The German government says it backs an "open and free internet" following the U.S. decision to repeal net neutrality rules

Eighth planet found in faraway solar system…

An 8th planet has been found in a faraway solar system, matching ours in numbers

Left, Right, and Tech Come Out Against Net…

That didn't take long. Within minutes of the FCC voting 3-2 to kill Obama-era net neutrality rules, New York Attorney General Eric Schnedierman had announced plans to file a multi-state lawsuit over the decision, which he claims is illegal, Quartz reports. And he wasn't alone. Washington state Attorney General Bob...

Net neutrality rolled back: What's next for…

The FCC has voted to roll back Obama-era net neutrality regulations. What does this mean for you?

AP Explains: What is net neutrality and why does…

"Net neutrality" regulations, designed to prevent internet service providers like Verizon, AT&T, Comcast and Charter from favoring some sites and apps over others, are on the chopping block

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Ng aims to bring AI 'electricity' to manufacturing

The artificial intelligence researcher who called AI the new electricity is now trying to make sure every company is plugged in

Justice Department confirms criminal probe in…

A recent letter from the U.S. Attorney's office confirms the U.S. Justice Department has opened a criminal investigation connected to allegations that former Uber executive Anthony Levandowski stole self-driving car technology from a Google spin-off

New F-35A fighter jet gets a new powerful bomb

Fox Firepower: Allison Barrie shares insight into the GBU-49 Paveway II bombs and how they will give the F-35 fighter jets the ability to hit moving targets with extreme precision.