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‘Robophobia’ plagues humans

‘Robophobia’ plagues humansFrom Isaac Asimov to Aimee Mann, robots provoke anxiety
  • Technology
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Business

High-tech plants offer jobs even as laid-off struggle

High-tech plants offer jobs even as laid-off struggleFactory jobs often demand education, technical know-how or specialized skills
  • Business
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Nation

Inauguration Day protest records sought

Inauguration Day protest records soughtAn internet company is fighting what it says is a “sweeping” request for information about an anti-Trump website
  • Nation
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Politics

Trump seeks trade probe of China amid N. Korea tensions

Trump to seek trade probe of China amid N. Korea tensionsTrump is poised to seek a trade probe of China for the alleged theft of American technology and intellectual property
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 2 hours ago
Business

Hackers threaten the way Hollywood does business

Hackers threaten the way Hollywood does businessHBO is the latest entertainment giant to be hit by cybercrime
  • Business
  • 1 week ago
Business

Instagram Stories takes off as Snapchat sputters

Instagram Stories takes off as Snapchat sputtersFacebook’s Instagram Stories, a clear Snapchat clone, has more daily users than Snapchat itself
  • Business
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Technology

Facebook steps up video ambitions with Watch

Facebook steps up video ambitions with WatchFacebook is launching a new section dedicated to live and recorded video
  • Technology
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Business

Just-in-time factories rising on hackers’ hit lists

Just-in-time factories rising on hackers’ hit listsProduction lines are more vulnerable to malevolent outsiders because they have schedules that must be met
  • Business
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
World

Spray paint prompts Twitter to act on hateful tweets

Spray paint prompts Twitter to act on hateful tweetsAn artist tired of seeing hateful tweets has spray-painted the offending posts in front of the company’s German offices
  • World
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Movies

Disney to launch streaming services for movies, sports

Disney to launch streaming services for movies, live sportsDisney is shaking up how it interacts with viewers as it navigates a changing media landscape
  • Movies
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Nation

Is there finally some relief from annoying robocalls?

Is there finally some relief from annoying robocalls?Over the past year, prodded by the government, cellphones have added new tools to counteract unwanted “robocalls.”
  • Nation
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Autos

Amazon, others have potential to disrupt auto industry

Amazon, others have potential to disrupt auto industryDirect internet sales among the potential challenges to the automotive status quo
  • Autos
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Technology

Instagram: Younger users spend 32 minutes a day on app

Instagram: Younger users spend 32 minutes a day on appFacebook Inc.’s Instagram is most popular for people younger than 25
  • Technology
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Oakland County

Interactive map helps pinpoint Michigan opioid battles

Interactive map helps pinpoint Michigan opioid battlesEach dot identifies a place where somebody died and offers a picture and information about that person
  • Oakland County
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Mobility

Carmakers push toward mobility as a service

Carmakers push toward mobility as a serviceThe ‘two cars in every garage’ business model is poised for replacement by car-sharing
  • Mobility
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Technology

Augmented reality may be iPhone’s next big thing

Augmented reality may be iPhone’s next big thingApple is hoping to transform the technology from a geeky sideshow into a mass-market phenomenon
  • Technology
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Technology

HBO programming stolen in cyberattack
HBO has had some of its programming stolen in what is being described as a cyber incident

HBO programming stolen in cyberattackHBO has had some of its programming stolen in what is being described as a cyber incident
  • Technology
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Science

Cell service could be spotty for rural eclipse-watchers

Cellphone service could be spotty for rural eclipse-watchersIt will be the first total solar eclipse visible coast-to-coast in the U.S. since 1918.
  • Science
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Nation

Wisconsin governor fights Foxconn pushback

Wisconsin governor fights Foxconn pushbackEnvironmental regulations would be waived in an effort to speed up construction of electronics factory under a proposal.
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks ago
Technology

Apple kills iPod Nano, iPod Shuffle

Apple kills iPod Nano, iPod Shuffle as music moves to phonesThe company discontinued sales of the two music players in a move reflecting the waning popularity of the devices
  • Technology
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Nation

Girl Scouts offer new science, technology badges

Girl Scouts offer new science, technology badgesGirl Scouts may now earn 23 new badges focused on science, technology, engineering and math
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Technology

Wisc. retail tech company offers to microchip its staff
Three Square Market, also known as 32M, says it expects about 50 employees to take advantage of the technology

Wisconsin retail tech company offers to microchip its staffThree Square Market, also known as 32M, says it expects about 50 employees to take advantage of the technology
  • Technology
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Technology

China pledges to take lead in technology race

China pledges to take lead in technology raceCompetition to develop self-driving cars heats up between U.S. and China
  • Technology
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Nation

U.S.: Ban on laptops in airplane cabins has been lifted

U.S.: Ban on laptops in airplane cabins has been liftedFederal officials say that large airports in the region have taken other steps to increase security
  • Nation
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Technology

Facebook working on way to charge for reading articles

Facebook working on way to charge for reading news articlesThe current plan is to require payments after reading 10 articles from a publisher through Facebook
  • Technology
  • 1 month ago
Mobility

GM, BMW and Toyota back AI company Nauto

GM, BMW and Toyota back AI company NautoThree automakers are financially backing Silicon Valley AI company’s autonomous vehicle efforts
  • Mobility
  • 1 month ago
Mobility

Car tech gets outdated fast – so people are leasing

Car tech gets outdated fast – so people are leasingNew technology is driving force behind the short life cycle for cellphones – and for autos
  • Mobility
  • 1 month ago
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