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Associated Press:
California DMV threatens legal action if Uber continues testing autonomous vehicles on San Francisco's public roads without a permit   —  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber is riding its self-driving cars into a legal showdown with California regulators.  —  The ride-hailing company is refusing …
Dec 15, 2016, 12:40 PMIn context
Associated Press:
Ad tech firm Neustar bought for $1.83B by private investment group led by Golden Gate Capital, pending shareholder approval   —  A private investment group led by Golden Gate Capital is buying Neustar in a deal valued at approximately $1.83 billion.  —  Neustar Inc. provides communications clearinghouse services.
Dec 14, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context
Michael Weissenstein / Associated Press:
Google to install servers in Cuba to host its most popular content in hopes of speeding up load times of its sites by up to 10x   —  HAVANA (AP) — Google and the Cuban government signed a deal Monday allowing the internet giant to provide faster access to its data by installing servers …
Dec 13, 2016, 8:40 AMIn context
Raphael Satter / Associated Press:
Yahoo disabled email forwarding feature at beginning of October, making it unnecessarily difficult for users to leave service amid coverage of record breach   —  LONDON (AP) — As Yahoo's embattled email service suffers through a slew of bad news, some users are finding it hard to leave.
Oct 10, 2016, 4:07 PMIn context
Anne D'Innocenzio / Associated Press:
Walmart completes deal to buy Jet.com for $3B in cash plus $300M in stock   —  NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart says it has completed its deal to buy fast-growing online retailer Jet.com for $3 billion in cash plus $300 million in stock.  —  The announcement late Monday came from Wal-Mart's CEO Doug McMillon via his Instagram account.
Sep 19, 2016, 4:55 PMIn context
Eric Tucker / Associated Press:
Congressional report finds OPM breach of information on 21M federal employees could have been prevented if basic security controls were in put in place   —  WASHINGTON (AP) — It was time to purge the hacker from the U.S. government's computers.  After secretly monitoring the hacker's online movements …
Sep 7, 2016, 11:45 PMIn context
Associated Press:
LA judge dismisses key claims in lawsuit against headphone maker Beats by former partner Noel Lee ahead of scheduled trial next week   —  LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has dismissed the key claims in a lawsuit alleging that headphone maker Beats Electronics duped one of its early partners …
Aug 31, 2016, 12:15 AMIn context
Associated Press:
Autonomous vehicle software startup nuTonomy begins invite-only testing of six self-driving taxis in Singapore; cars will have driver and researcher on board   —  SINGAPORE (AP) — The world's first self-driving taxis will be picking up passengers in Singapore starting Thursday.
Aug 25, 2016, 12:20 PMIn context
Associated Press:
NY Governor legalizes daily fantasy sports, with contests defined by law as “game of skill”; new measures require companies to pay annual fee of up to $50K   —  Game operators to pay fees, taxes; amended lawsuit to continue  —  ALBANY, N.Y.—Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill …
Aug 4, 2016, 8:00 AMIn context
Bradley Klapper / Associated Press:
White House says ISIS Twitter traffic dropped 45% after two years of sustained alternative messaging by the US and its partners   —  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Islamic State group's Twitter traffic has plunged 45 percent in the past two years, the Obama administration says, as the U.S. and its allies …
Jul 10, 2016, 3:50 PMIn context

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