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Reports say Apple to unveil iPhone 7

posted: 08/30/2016 2:03 a.m. Discuss

Apple confirmed Monday that it has scheduled a news conference for Sept. 7 -- at which it is expected to introduce a new iPhone and the next version of the Apple Watch.

Airlines after tracking tricks

posted: 08/29/2016 2:14 a.m. Discuss

On a recent Southwest Airlines flight from Baltimore, Shvilla Rasheem arrived in Indianapolis, but her luggage did not.

Panel glut near, solar firms brace for lower prices

posted: 08/29/2016 2:13 a.m. Discuss

Solar manufacturers that are ramping up production face a looming glut of panels, forcing companies to adjust or face dire consequences.

3-D printer pops out squishy robot

posted: 08/29/2016 2:11 a.m. Discuss

WASHINGTON -- The latest revolutionary robot isn't a metallic, costly machine: It's squishy like Silly Putty, wireless, batteryless and made for pennies by a 3-D printer.

Firm rolls out self-driving taxis in Singapore; goal is fleet by '18

posted: 08/29/2016 2:10 a.m. Discuss

SINGAPORE -- The world's first self-driving taxis are picking up passengers in Singapore.

ON COMPUTERS: As predicted, top video game sales outpace top-grossing movie sales

posted: 08/29/2016 2:09 a.m. Discuss

Fifteen years ago, we wrote an article for the New York Times in which Bob predicted that video game sales would soon outpace movie box office receipts. That happened just a couple of years later.

Study: China chip goal unrealistic

posted: 08/29/2016 2:08 a.m. Discuss

China faces an uphill battle in its push to become the global leader in computer chips because of a lack of technological know-how and talent, according to an analysis by Bain & Co.

Uber, retirement service to offer IRA accounts to drivers

posted: 08/29/2016 2:08 a.m. Discuss

Uber has teamed up with an automated investor service to offer its drivers a way to set up retirement accounts through the ride-hailing app.

Indian tech firms cut jobs in bid to compete

posted: 08/29/2016 2:06 a.m. Discuss

India's largest online shopping service is heating up, and not in a good way.

Private firm to buy cloud's Rackspace

posted: 08/29/2016 2:05 a.m. Discuss

Low online prices and convenience offered by usually hammer rival retailers. Now it's happening in the world of corporate information-technology services.

Auto, high-tech sectors in car clash

posted: 08/26/2016 2:01 a.m. Discuss

WASHINGTON -- Cars that wirelessly communicate with one another are finally ready for the road, automakers and government officials say.

Retailer: Sales up 11.8% at website

updated: 08/24/2016 2:12 a.m. Discuss

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Chief Executive Officer Doug McMillon wasn't happy with the company's e-commerce sales in the first quarter of fiscal 2017, saying year-over-year growth had become too slow for a retailer pumping billions into the expansion of its online capabilities.

By Web or mail? SEC hits a nerve

posted: 08/24/2016 1 a.m. Discuss

Ken Winterhalter, the president of Twin Rivers Paper Co., wants the financial industry to pay for its past recklessness. His favored punishment, however, isn't jail time for chief executives or bigger corporate fines.

Automakers ditch Detroit, head to coast

posted: 08/22/2016 2:11 a.m. Discuss

For the first time in America's industrial history, the center for automotive technology is drifting away from Detroit.

Tesla not alone on driverless road

posted: 08/22/2016 2:10 a.m. Discuss

With all the attention paid to Tesla Motors' Autopilot system, consumers might think the company was the only one making cars that can almost drive themselves. But many automakers have rolled out cars that do what Teslas do.




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