posted: 02/09/2016 2:17 a.m.
SAN FRANCISCO -- In a setback for Facebook, Indian regulators have banned free mobile data programs that favor some Internet services over others.
posted: 02/08/2016 2:08 a.m.
Jim Ratliff worked for 14 years in the mines of eastern Kentucky, drilling holes and blasting dynamite to expose the coal that has powered Appalachian life for more than a century.
posted: 02/08/2016 2:07 a.m.
Banks are watching wealthy clients flirt with robo-advisers, and that's one reason the lenders are racing to release their own versions of the automated investing technology this year, according to a consultant.
posted: 02/08/2016 2:06 a.m.
Look at Victoria long enough and she'll blink. Nearby, her buddy HAL, who lost his legs due to some unspecified accident, takes a deep breath.
posted: 02/08/2016 2 a.m.
Photography is evolving.
posted: 02/08/2016 1:59 a.m.
Several years ago, one of our friends announced he'd had it with Windows. He went out and bought two MacBooks, one for himself, one for his wife. We're slow, but we're starting to see his point. Feeling the same exasperation, we recently turned to a MacBook Air we'd had in the closet since 2012. The relief was instant. Websites loaded immediately. Joy didn't have to do four yoga poses before pictures downloaded .
posted: 02/08/2016 1:57 a.m.
The proposed prices for India's auction of mobile-phone airwaves this year are so high the government could collect a sum worth more than the entire Sri Lankan economy.
posted: 02/08/2016 1:55 a.m.
Google's YouTube will release the first batch of shows from a new original programming drive on Wednesday, offering three movies and an adventure series designed to lure customers to its $9.99-a-month subscription service.
posted: 02/08/2016 1:54 a.m.
Apple takes trashed iPhones as trades NEW YORK -- Apple for the first time is accepting banged-up iPhones as a trade-in from those wanting to upgrade.
posted: 02/03/2016 2:09 a.m.
Google parent Alphabet Inc. is now the world's most valuable company, stealing the crown from Silicon Valley rival Apple Inc. after reporting higher profit and sales fueled by a booming advertising business that's supporting ambitious new projects.
posted: 02/03/2016 2:06 a.m.
Yahoo is laying off about 1,700 employees and shedding some of its excess baggage in a shake-up likely to determine whether CEO Marissa Mayer can save her own job.
posted: 02/01/2016 2:32 a.m.
HUNT VALLEY, Md. -- When shoppers check out at Wegmans supermarket in this Baltimore suburb, they can choose self-scan, express or wheelchair-accessible lanes. Recently, they've been offered another option. In two designated "looped" aisles, concealed technology can erase background noise and make it easier for customers with hearing loss to converse with store clerks and others.
posted: 02/01/2016 2:30 a.m.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Companies that are developing self-driving cars of the future want government regulators to clear the road for public access to the technology, once it emerges from prototype testing.
posted: 02/01/2016 2:28 a.m.
It’s officially February. Who’s still sticking to those New Year’s resolutions?
posted: 02/01/2016 2:26 a.m.
Over 40 million people have downloaded AdBlock, a free program for blocking ads on the Web. We were skeptical initially but are now converts.