Monday, May 29, 2017

Tech

In this Aug. 11, 2006 file photo, passengers en route to London check in at Biarritz airport, southwestern France. (AP Photo/Bob Edme, File)

BY LORNE COOK and LORI HINNANT BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union and U.S. officials swapped information Wednesday about threats involving air travel amid concern that the United States will soon ...
This photo provided by Element Electronics shows a blend of streaming TV services and over-the-air channels on an Element TV. (Element Electronics via AP)

BY ANICK JESDANUN NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon’s streaming TV software will appear on a new line of smart TVs designed to blend streaming TV services and over-the-air channels, but ...
In this Wednesday, April 22, 2015, file photo, Stijn Vanveerdeghem, left, an engineer with Cisco, shows graphics with live wireless traffic to FedEx employee Barry Poole during the RSA Conference in San Francisco, where threat analysts, security vendors and corporate IT administrators gathered to talk about malicious software, spear-phishing and other attacks that can steal money or secrets from companies and consumers. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

BY YOUKYUNG LEE SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Cybersecurity experts are pointing to circumstantial evidence that North Korea may be behind the global “ransomware” attack: the way the hackers took ...
British IT expert Marcus Hutchins who has been branded a hero for slowing down the WannaCry global cyber attack, sits in front of his workstation during an interview in Ilfracombe, England, Monday, May 15, 2017. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

BY DANICA KIRKA ILFRACOMBE, England (AP) — As a vast “ransomware” attack raced from computer to computer, infecting tens of thousands around the world, a young tech expert worked from ...
In this Dec. 13, 2016, file photo, Anthony Levandowski, head of Uber's self-driving program, speaks about their driverless car in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

BY TOM KRISHER DETROIT (AP) — A federal judge has ordered Uber to stop using technology that a key executive downloaded before he left Waymo, the autonomous car company that ...
In this April 28, 2016 photo, visitors seek information at a social network company booth which enable people to connect global clients during the 2016 Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) in Beijing. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

BY JOE McDONALD BEIJING (AP) — A coalition of 54 global business groups appealed to Chinese authorities Monday to postpone enforcing a cybersecurity law they warned violates Beijing’s free-trade pledges ...
In this May 13, 2017 file photo, a screenshot of the warning screen from a purported ransomware attack, as captured by a computer user in Taiwan, is seen on laptop in Beijing. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)

BY JILL LAWLESS  and DANICA KIRKA LONDON (AP) — The “ransomware” cyberattack that has hit companies and governments around the world ebbed in intensity on Monday, though experts warned that ...
pokemon sun and moon

Players of “Pokemon Sun” and “Moon” will have a lot to look forward to this week with the release of four new mega stones and a GameStop exclusive code for ...
This April 12, 2016 file photo shows the Microsoft logo in Issy-les-Moulineaux, outside Paris, France. (AP Photo/Michel Euler, File)

BY SYLVIA HU, ALLEN G. BREED and SARA BURNETT LONDON (AP) — An unprecedented global “ransomware” attack has hit at least 100,000 organizations in 150 countries, Europe’s police agency said ...
In this May 12, 2017 photo, a display panel with an error can be seen at the main railway station in Chemnitz, Germany. (P. Goezelt/dpa via AP)

BY SARA BURNETT and SYLVIA HUI LONDON (AP) — The cyberattack that spread malicious software around the world, shutting down networks at hospitals, banks and government agencies, was thwarted by ...
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