Tech

Fox-Comcast battle to buy Sky to be settled by…

British regulators say that the corporate battle between 21st Century Fox and Comcast to take over broadcaster Sky will be settled by auction.

EU getting 'impatient' with Facebook over…

EU consumer protection chief impatient with Facebook's efforts on improving transparency over user data, warns of sanctions

A New App Can Help Prevent You From Killing Your…

If your goal is to have a green thumb, but every plant you’ve ever had ends up looking like this, a new plant watering app can change all of that. Buzz60's Sean Dowling has more.

By Next Year, Almost Half Of All Cellphone Calls…

A new report based that prediction on an analysis of billions of cellphone calls made over the past year and a half.

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Indonesia imposes moratorium on new palm oil…

Indonesia's president has signed a moratorium on new palm oil development and ordered a review of existing plantations in a blow to an industry blamed for environmental destruction and worker exploitation

4 young children killed in Dutch train crossing…

Four children were killed and two other people were critically injured after a train slammed into an electric cargo bike in the Netherlands

Could Rockets Powered by Light Someday Soon be…

A new theory being funded by DARPA hopes to realize a future where rockets can be launched into space using light and electricity alone. Buzz60's Tony Spitz has the details.

The EU Wants To Know If Amazon Uses Third-Party…

Europe's antitrust chief said Wednesday they're questioning merchants and gathering information to find out if action needs to be taken.

The Latest: Student pilot charged with trying to steal plane

Authorities say a 22-year-old student pilot has been charged with criminal attempt to steal an airplane at a central Florida airport

Japan digital currency exchange hacked, losing…

Japanese digital currency exchange hacked; $60 million worth of cryptocurrencies stolen

Lawmaker: US Senate, staff targeted by…

A U.S. senator says foreign government hackers continue to stalk U.S. senators and their aides through personal email accounts, but the Senate's security arm won't help defend them

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New Apple iOS 12 Feature Lets You Track and Limit…

Apple has added a new feature to its iOS 12 devices that will help you curb your phone usage. Buzz60's Tony Spitz has the details.

ACLU Accuses Facebook Of Allowing Gender-Biased…

​The ACLU says Facebook's ad targeting system lets employers discriminate against women in job postings.

1 injured after DEA plane crashes in suburban…

Authorities say a small plane operated by the Drug Enforcement Administration crashed on a street in suburban Houston, hitting two vehicles and injuring one person

Regulators: NC flooding too bad to tally…

Aerial photographs show widespread devastation to farms and industrial sites in eastern North Carolina, with tell-tale trails of rainbow-colored sheen indicating potential contamination visible on top of the black floodwaters

Google Holds Competition to Help Its Algorithm…

What’s the difference between a bird and a bike? There’s a million answers but Google might not know the difference. Buzz60's Mercer Morrison has the story.

Checking Your Phone All The Time? Going Grayscale…

As smartphones find more ubiquity in the workplace, going "gray" may be the only way to make them less distracting.

Woman who saved boy from dog attack among 16 Carnegie heroes

A receptionist who used a child's booster seat to fight off a pit bull that was attacking a 12-year-old boy is one of 16 people being honored with Carnegie medals for heroism

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US agrees to improve worker safety at polluted…

The U.S. government will pay $925,000 and improve worker safety to settle a lawsuit over employee exposure to chemical vapors at the nation's most polluted nuclear weapons production site

Navy: Sailor was struck by propeller on carrier…

The U.S. Navy says that a sailor who died aboard an aircraft carrier was struck by the turning propeller of a plane