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Tuesday, Apr 26, 2016 at 06:37 PM EDT

Bad Apple: Apple Reports 1st Revenue Drop Since '03

Bad Apple: Apple Reports 1st Revenue Drop Since '03

Apple says quarterly revenue fell for the first time in more than a decade, as iPhone sales fell compared with a year ago. That's putting more pressure on the world's most valuable public company to come up with...

Tuesday, Apr 26, 2016 at 08:55 AM EDT

Andrew Luck Starts Online Book Club

Andrew Luck Starts Online Book Club

Andrew Luck enjoys reading books a lot more than reading NFL defenses. Now the Indianapolis Colts quarterback wants fans to join his club, although this one doesn't play in the AFC South.

Tuesday, Apr 26, 2016 at 07:14 AM EDT

Mitsubishi Motors Says It Did False Mileage Tests Since 1991

Mitsubishi Motors Says It Did False Mileage Tests Since 1991

Mitsubishi Motors Corp., the Japanese automaker that acknowledged last week that it had intentionally lied about fuel economy data for some of its models, said an internal investigation found such tampering...

Tuesday, Apr 26, 2016 at 07:42 AM EDT

Snowden Advanced Encryption '7 Years': Spy Chief

Snowden Advanced Encryption '7 Years': Spy Chief

Edward Snowden's revelations about the U.S. government's spying activities spurred advanced encryption technologies by "about seven years," National Intelligence Director James Clapper said Monday during a talk...

Monday, Apr 25, 2016 at 07:09 AM EDT

Toxic Old TVs Are Ticking Time Bomb for Environment

Toxic Old TVs Are Ticking Time Bomb for Environment

The global slump in commodities, marked by low prices of raw materials like lead and copper, is leading to old electronics being dumped and e-recycling companies improperly disposing of them, NBC News...

Sunday, Apr 24, 2016 at 05:55 PM EDT

Solar Plane Travelling Around the World to Land in Bay Area

Solar Plane Travelling Around the World to Land in Bay Area

The pilot of a solar-powered airplane on an around-the-world journey said Saturday that stopping in California's Silicon Valley will help link the daring project to the pioneering spirit of the area. Pilot...

Thursday, Apr 21, 2016 at 02:24 PM EDT

FBI Paid More Than $1M for iPhone-Cracking Software

FBI Paid More Than $1M for iPhone-Cracking Software

The FBI paid more than a million dollars for software to hack into an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino attackers, NBC News reported. "A lot, more than I will make in the remainder of this job, which is...

Thursday, Apr 21, 2016 at 05:13 AM EDT

Malware Creator Sentenced to 9 Years

Malware Creator Sentenced to 9 Years

The Russian creator of a computer program that enabled cybercriminals to infect millions of computers and drain bank accounts in multiple countries was sentenced Wednesday to serve 9 ½ years in federal...

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2016 at 02:22 PM EDT

EU Alleges Google Rigs Global Market, Launches Antitrust Probe

EU Alleges Google Rigs Global Market, Launches Antitrust Probe

The European Union is broadening its battle with Google, alleging that the technology giant rigs the global market for mobile apps by making its Android operating system give preferential treatment to its...

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2016 at 07:44 PM EDT

Penn Grad Building 'Google of Marijuana'

Penn Grad Building 'Google of Marijuana'

Chris Beals, a Montgomery County native and Penn graduate, is president and general counsel of WeedMaps, a technology company focused on marijuana.

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