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Jessica Guynn / USA Today:
Facebook making play for TV dollars with new ad products   —  SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook is rolling new advertising products that it says will help marketers better reach consumers on their mobile devices — and they may help Facebook make a big play for television advertising dollars.
Sep 28, 2015, 10:45 AMIn context
Jessica Guynn / USA Today:
Following invites from several major tech companies, clockmaking teen Ahmed Mohamed gets VIP treatment at Google's Science Fair   —  Ahmed Mohamed, handcuffed for making clock, is VIP at Google Science Fair  —  SAN FRANCISCO — Young scientists showed off projects that are finalists in the Google science fair on Monday.
Sep 22, 2015, 12:45 PMIn context
Nathan Bomey / USA Today:
EPA accuses Volkswagen, Audi of installing software intended to cheat emission tests in 482K cars   —  EPA accuses Volkswagen, Audi of evading emission laws  —  The German automaker adopted a “defeat device” to trick regulators, the EPA said.  —  The Environmental Protection Agency …
Sep 18, 2015, 2:55 PMIn context
Jessica Guynn / USA Today:
Microsoft to spend $70 mln to boost computer science in schools   —  SAN FRANCISCO — Microsoft will invest $75 million over the next three years in initiatives to increase access to computer science education for youth.  —  Microsoft's Satya Nadella made the announcement during his keynote speech …
Sep 18, 2015, 2:00 AMIn context
Steve Reilly / USA Today:
Attackers compromised US Department of Energy computer systems 159 times between 2010 and 2014; no comment on whether sensitive data was accessed   —  Records: Energy Department struck by cyber attacks  —  Attackers successfully compromised U.S. Department of Energy computer systems …
Sep 10, 2015, 11:45 AMIn context
Jessica Guynn / USA Today:
Apple diversity report: little overall progress despite hiring 65% more women, 50% more African-Americans, and 66% more Latinos than previous year   —  Apple diversity report shows little progress  —  SAN FRANCISCO — Apple says it's making progress in hiring more women and underrepresented minorities …
Aug 13, 2015, 5:10 PMIn context
Elizabeth Weise / USA Today:
43.3% of Intel's US hires over last 6 months were either female or underrepresented minorities, up from roughly 20% for all of 2014   —  Intel's diversity hiring doubles in six months  —  SAN FRANCISCO—Chip-making giant Intel doubled the number of women and under-represented minorities …
Aug 12, 2015, 4:20 PMIn context
Marco della Cava / USA Today:
Apple Music has 11M trial subscribers with 2M on family plan; App Store has record month in July with $1.7B in transactions   —  Apple Music hooks 11 million trial members, App Store has record July  —  One month after unveiling its new streaming music service, Apple has locked in 11 million trial members …
Aug 6, 2015, 3:50 AMIn context
Hadley Malcolm / USA Today:
Walmart launches rival sale to Amazon's Prime Day   —  WalMart (WMT) is taking on Amazon (AMZN) for the discount retailing crown.  Walmart will launch a rival sale Wednesday to Amazon's recently announced Prime Day, including more than 2,000 online exclusive “rollbacks,” Walmart's word for discounts.
Jul 13, 2015, 4:05 PMIn context
Trevor Hughes / USA Today:
FBI investigating 11 physical attacks on internet fiber optic cables in San Francisco-area dating back a year, including one Tuesday on Level 3 and Zayo   —  FBI investigating 11 attacks on San Francisco-area Internet lines  —  The FBI is investigating at least 11 physical attacks …
Jun 30, 2015, 9:40 PMIn context

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