Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Tech

This image released by HBO shows Nikolaj Coster-Waldau as Jaime Lannister in an episode of "Game of Thrones," which aired Sunday, Aug. 6.

BY TALI ARBEL and FRANK BAJAK NEW YORK (AP) — A group of hackers posted a fresh cache of stolen HBO files online Monday, and demanded a multimillion-dollar ransom from ...
This Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, file photo shows Google's headquarters in Mountain View, California.

BY BARBARA ORTUTAY NEW YORK (AP) — When it comes to why there are so few women in tech, Silicon Valley is in the midst of an ideological battle. The ...

BY RICK CALLAHAN and TOM DAVIES INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — IBM Corp. owes the Indiana $78 million in damages stemming from the company’s failed effort to automate much of the state’s ...
In this Monday, May 15, 2017, file photo, British IT expert Marcus Hutchins speaks during an interview in Ilfracombe, England.

BY KEN RITTER and MATT O’BRIEN LAS VEGAS (AP) — Marcus Hutchins, a young British researcher credited with derailing a global cyberattack in May, was arrested for allegedly creating and ...
Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin watches as President Donald Trump talks with a patient during a Veterans Affairs Department "telehealth" event, Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington.

BY DARLENE SUPERVILLE WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced new efforts Thursday to use technology to improve veterans’ health care, saying the programs will greatly expand access, especially for ...
In a Thursday, May 11, 2017, file photo, HBO CEO Richard Plepler attends a screening of HBO's "The Wizard of Lies" at the Museum of Modern Art, in New York.

NEW YORK (AP) — HBO, which acknowledged Monday that hackers had broken into its systems and stolen “proprietary information,” now says the attackers likely haven’t breached the network’s entire email ...
Men walk by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017.

BY YOUKYUNG LEE SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stocks mostly turned lower on Wednesday amid reports that the U.S. is considering a move that would allow it to put ...
In this Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, photo, an Amazon employee makes sure a box riding on a belt is not sticking out at the Amazon Fulfillment center in Robbinsville Township, N.J. Amazon is holding a gian

BY MATT O’BRIEN FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Amazon is holding a giant job fair Wednesday and plans to make thousands of job offers on the spot at nearly a ...
A Friday, Sept. 16, 2016 file photo of a customer setting up his new iPhone 7 Plus, right, as he switches from the iPhone 6 at the Apple Store on Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL., during the release of the Apple iPhone 7.

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch police arrested five Romanian men suspected of stealing iPhones worth 500,000 euros ($590,000) in a dangerous heist on a moving truck, a spokesman said ...
In this May 22, 2017 file photo, Nick Blase with True North Management Services climbs down from a cellular phone town after performing maintenance in High Ridge, Mo.

BY JIM SALTER ST. LOUIS (AP) — If you plan to livestream next month’s solar eclipse from one of the prime viewing spots, here’s a thought: Keep your phone in ...
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