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AP, others ask judge to order release of iPhone records
News groups said there was “no adequate justification” for the FBI to continue to withhold info on tool cost, ID vendor

AP, other media ask judge to order release of iPhone recordsNews groups said there was “no adequate justification” for the FBI to continue to withhold info on tool cost, ID vendor
  • Nation
  • 21 hours, 18 minutes ago
Michigan

Michigan Tech lawsuit stirs free speech debate

Michigan Tech lawsuit stirs free speech debateCase over backlash against social media post due in court
  • Michigan
  • 3 days, 12 hours ago
Nation

Facebook’s Zuckerberg envisions a closer world

Facebook’s Zuckerberg envisions a closer worldZuckerberg stressed that he wasn’t motivated by any one particular event to write a 5,500-word manifesto
  • Nation
  • 4 days, 17 hours ago
Technology

Snapchat sets IPO target of $22B valuation

Snapchat sets IPO target of $22 billion valuationStarting price range of $14-$16 per share set for IPO
  • Technology
  • 4 days, 20 hours ago
Technology

Yahoo issues new security warning to users

Yahoo issues new security warning to usersYahoo is warning users of potentially malicious activity on their accounts between 2015 and 2016
  • Technology
  • 5 days, 23 hours ago
Business

Supermarket tests lasers to label organic produce

Swedish supermarket tests lasers to label organic produceSomething high-tech is happening in the produce aisle at some Swedish supermarkets
  • Business
  • 6 days, 3 hours ago
Technology

YouTube star loses Disney deal over anti-Semitic stunt

YouTube star loses Disney deal over anti-Semitic stuntFelix Kjellberg, known online as PewDiePie, has the most popular YouTube channel, with more than 53 million subscribers
  • Technology
  • 6 days, 19 hours ago
Business

Snapchat’s young users its greatest asset, big risk

Snapchat’s young users its greatest asset, big riskAs the company prepares for its stock market debut, its reliance on users under the 25 could be a big liability
  • Business
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Technology

Twitter struggles to turn headlines into cash

Twitter struggles to turn headlines into cashTwitter is struggling to convert its omnipresence into cash and its profit expectations is sending investors scattering
  • Technology
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Technology

Robots take over exhibit in London

Robots take over exhibit in LondonExhibition charts 500 years of automaton evolution
  • Technology
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Technology

Twitter broadens its campaign against hate and abuse

Twitter broadens its campaign against hate and abuseIt has begun identifying those who have been banned for abusive behavior and will stop them from creating new accounts
  • Technology
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Technology

Twitter plans to hide abusive tweets, block offenders

Twitter plans to hide abusive tweets, block repeat offendersTwitter Inc. says it has come up with new ways to make abusive tweeters less effective
  • Technology
  • 2 weeks ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Microsoft will boost downtown tech hub

Howes: Microsoft arrival will bolster downtown tech hubTech giant’s presence will legitimize further the argument that a new Detroit is emerging from bankruptcy, dysfunction.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 2 weeks ago
Business

Trump has made social media managers valuable employees

Trump has made social media managers valuable employeesSocial media and digital community managers are considering their jobs in a different light
  • Business
  • 2 weeks ago
Technology

Reddit bans forum for white nationalists from its site
Reddit spokeswoman said that the company banned its “r/altright” forum for repeated violations of its content rules

Reddit bans forum for white nationalists from its websiteReddit spokeswoman said that the company banned its “r/altright” forum for repeated violations of its content rules
  • Technology
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Technology

Snapchat parent company files for IPO

Snapchat parent company files for IPOLos Angeles-based Snap had revenue of $404.5 million in 2016, up from $58.7 million in 2015
  • Technology
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Autos

Tesla is testing self-driving cars on Calif. roads

Tesla is testing self-driving cars on California roadsReport shows test drivers had to take control of autonomous Tesla cars about once every 3 miles
  • Autos
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Technology

Entrepreneurs race to develop flying car

A commuter’s dream: Entrepreneurs race to develop flying carCompanies are competing to be the first to create a new kind of aircraft that will enable commuters to glide above roads
  • Technology
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Technology

Arcade pioneer and ‘Father of Pac-Man’ has died

Japanese arcade pioneer and ‘Father of Pac-Man’ has diedMasaya Nakamura, the “Father of Pac-Man,” has died
  • Technology
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Business

Tech companies protest Trump immigration order

Tech companies protest Trump immigration orderGoogle, Apple and other tech giants expressed dismay over an executive order on immigration from President Donald Trump.
  • Business
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Technology

Facebook takes aim at fake news

Facebook takes aim at fake newsThe site is updating its ‘trending’ formula tohelp make it a more credible source of information
  • Technology
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Politics

Michigan plans to replace all voting machines by 2018

Michigan plans to replace all voting machines by 2018Secretary of State Johnson is advancing plans to replace aging voting machines statewide with “next generation” systems
  • Politics
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Macomb County

WSU opens 'Cyber Range Hub' at Warren center

WSU opens ‘Cyber Range Hub’ at Warren centerThe lab was designed to prepare cybersecurity students and professionals to detect, prevent and mitigate cyber attacks
  • Macomb County
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
World

Note 7 battery design, manufacturing caused fires

Samsung: Note 7 battery design, manufacturing caused firesSeven-hundred researchers and engineers tested more than 200,000 devices and more than 30,000 batteries
  • World
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Nation

Lawsuits blame social media in terror attacks

Lawsuits blame social media in terror attacksSimilar lawsuits have been rejected by the courts on grounds that are protected by the Communications Decency Act.
  • Nation
  • 1 month ago
Business

Designing a chatbot: male, female or gender neutral?

Designing a chatbot: male, female or gender neutral?Not all virtual assistants have female personas
  • Business
  • 1 month ago
Business

Nintendo switches things up with new console

Nintendo switches things up with new consoleVideo game giant in search of a hit after disappointing Wii U
  • Business
  • 1 month ago
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