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Results 71 - 80 of about 2007:

Brandon Bailey / Associated Press:
Microsoft shares down 4.4% after hours as investors react to “not great” results for flagship business   —  Microsoft earnings report doesn't excite market  —  1 photo  —  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Big jumps in sales of its Surface tablets, cloud computing software …
Jan 26, 2015, 10:35 PMIn context
Eileen Sullivan / Associated Press:
Sheriffs pressure Google to disable Waze feature that warns when police are near, saying it endangers officers   —  Sheriffs want popular police-tracking app disabled  —  WASHINGTON (AP) — Sheriffs are campaigning to pressure Google Inc. to turn off a feature on its Waze traffic software that warns drivers when police are nearby.
Jan 26, 2015, 1:20 PMIn context
Associated Press:
Changes to HealthCare.gov now limit personal data shared with tracking websites   —  APNewsBreak: Gov't reverses on health care privacy problem  —  1 photo  —  WASHINGTON (AP) — Bowing to an outcry over online privacy, the Obama administration reversed itself Friday …
Jan 23, 2015, 3:55 PMIn context
Jack Chang / Associated Press:
China blocks VPN services that skirt online censorship   —  BEIJING (AP) — China is blocking VPN services that let users skirt online censorship of popular websites such as Google and Facebook amid a wider crackdown on online information, tech companies and specialists said Friday.
Jan 23, 2015, 2:15 PMIn context
Eric Tucker / Associated Press:
Justice Department reaches $134K settlement with woman who DEA agents impersonated on Facebook   —  US settles case over fake Facebook page  —  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department has reached a $134,000 settlement with a New York woman after federal drug agents used information …
Jan 20, 2015, 8:25 PMIn context
Associated Press:
19K French websites targeted with minor denial-of-service attacks since Charlie Hebdo murders   —  France faces 19,000 cyberattacks since terror rampage  —  PARIS (AP) — Hackers have targeted about 19,000 French websites since a rampage by Islamic extremists left 20 dead last week …
Jan 15, 2015, 8:50 AMIn context
Larry Neumeister / Associated Press:
Trial begins Tuesday for alleged creator of Silk Road; judge rules prosecutors can introduce evidence of murder plots by Ulbricht   —  San Francisco Man Faces NY Trial Tuesday in ‘Silk Road’ Case  —  NEW YORK (AP) — Murder-for-hire allegations are central to a New York trial starting …
Jan 13, 2015, 12:15 AMIn context
Associated Press:
Iranian court orders LINE, WhatsApp, and Tango be blocked   —  Iran orders 3 communication apps blocked  —  TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's official IRNA news agency says the judiciary has ordered three personal communication apps blocked, a decision President Hassan Rouhani's administration has long opposed.
Jan 8, 2015, 12:40 PMIn context
Josh Lederman / Associated Press:
US sanctions North Korean intelligence agency, an arms dealer, and 10 individuals working for the government over Sony cyberattacks   —  US sanctions North Korea over Sony cyberattack … HONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. is imposing sanctions on North Korea in retaliation for the cyberattack against Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Jan 2, 2015, 2:20 PMIn context
Amanda Lee Myers / Associated Press:
Maryland's federally funded “End DUI” app helps users determine blood-alcohol level, features games to test reaction time   —  Too many drinks?  New cellphone app may tell you so … A new federally funded cellphone app allows people who may have had one too many to get an idea …
Dec 14, 2014, 10:10 PMIn context

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