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Kids, screens and parental guilt: Time to loosen up?

Kids, screens and parental guilt: Time to loosen up?A report Thursday that kids aged 8 and under average about 2 hours and 19 minutes with screens every day at home.
  • Technology
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Nation

FAA: Laptops in checked bags pose fire, explosion risk

FAA: Laptops in checked bags pose fire, explosion riskThe government is urging that large, personal electronic devices like laptops be banned from airline checked luggage
  • Nation
  • 3 days, 19 hours ago
Technology

Coming soon: A selfie with your credit card application

Coming soon: A selfie with your credit card applicationVisa is launching a platform to allow banks to integrate various types of biometrics — your fingerprint, face, voice
  • Technology
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Technology

Microsoft Windows 10 update bets on bigger role for 3-D

Microsoft Windows 10 update bets on bigger role for 3-DThe company is trying to keep its capabilities fresh to invent or react to the next wave of consumer technology
  • Technology
  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
Technology

Google’s Pixel 2: Built for artificial intelligence

Google’s Pixel 2: Built for artificial intelligenceGoogle’s new smartphone goes on sale Thursday, but the really cool software comes later
  • Technology
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Technology

U.S. tech giants may find their future shaped by Europe

U.S. tech giants may find their future shaped by EuropeEurope’s culture of tougher oversight of companies could soon rule the industry as governments seek to combat fake news
  • Technology
  • 6 days, 5 hours ago
Technology

Microsoft rolls out new Windows 10 update and laptops

Microsoft rolls out new Windows 10 update and laptopsMicrosoft is hoping to spark enthusiasm for its virtual- and augmented-reality ambitions
  • Technology
  • 6 days, 5 hours ago
Mobility

Mich. universities push ahead on autonomous vehicles

Mich. universities push ahead on autonomous vehiclesStudents and faculty help research and develop technology needed for self-driving cars
  • Mobility
  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
Politics

Twitter turns over names of 201 Russia-linked accounts

Twitter turns over ‘handles’ of 201 Russia-linked accountsTwitter is set to appear Nov. 1 before the Senate intelligence committee at a public hearing
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Business

TV providers’ shares drop as AT&T warns of video losses

TV providers’ shares drop as AT&T warns of video lossesSigns that more people are dropping their traditional TV subscriptions weighed on TV providers’ stocks Thursday
  • Business
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Technology

Zuckerberg sorry for virtual tour of Puerto Rico

Zuckerberg sorry for virtual tour of devastated Puerto RicoThe Facebook founder and another executive discussed the platform’s virtual reality project through avatars in a video
  • Technology
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Technology

Google to move from suburbs to downtown Detroit

Google to move from suburbs to downtown DetroitThe tech giant plans to double space from the 17,000 square feet it occupies in Birmingham
  • Technology
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Nation

Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto Rico

Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto RicoFacebook and Google once aimed to connect the world. Now they would be happy just to reconnect part of it.
  • Nation
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Oakland County

Jonezie: Where neighbors rent to each other

Jonezie: Where neighbors rent to each otherRoyal Oak-based company created a marketplace to rent stuff in your neighborhood
  • Oakland County
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Technology

Goodbye: AOL discontinuing pioneering Instant Messenger

Goodbye: AOL discontinuing pioneering Instant MessengerUsers can still use the program until Dec. 15. After that date, users won’t be able to sign in
  • Technology
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Autos

Technology crammed into cars worsens driver distraction

Technology crammed into cars worsens driver distractionStudy finds automotive infotainment makes drivers take their eyes off the road for dangerously long periods
  • Autos
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
TV Plus

Netflix raising prices by 10% for most popular plan

Netflix raising prices by 10% for most popular planThe change announced Thursday affects most of Netflix’s 53 million U.S. subscribers
  • TV Plus
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Politics

Report: Russian-bought Facebook ads targeted Michigan

Report: Russian-bought Facebook ads targeted Michigan, WisconsinSource told CNN that some Facebook ads were targeted at voters who might have been susceptible to anti-Muslim messaging
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Technology

Roku cuts price on streaming player to counter Apple

Roku cuts price on streaming player to counter AppleThe latest Roku Ultra player announced Monday will sell for $100
  • Technology
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Politics

Facebook gives Russia-linked ads to Congress

Facebook gives Russia-linked ads to CongressFacebook is planning more measures to increase transparency in advertising
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Technology

Google drops ‘first click free,’ loathed by publishers

Google drops ‘first click free,’ loathed by publishersPublishers will be allowed to decide how many, if any, free articles they want to offer readers before charging a fee
  • Technology
  • 3 weeks ago
Business

Equifax hack has hallmarks of state-sponsored pros

Equifax hack has hallmarks of state-sponsored prosMany of the tools used to hack Equifax were Chinese
  • Business
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Business

New Equifax CEO: Sorry for hack, bad customer service

New Equifax CEO: Sorry for the hack and bad customer serviceThe apology comes ahead of hearings next week, when company executives will face Congress
  • Business
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Technology

iPhone X facing delays due to 3-D sensor

iPhone X facing delays due to 3-D sensorMakers of the components used in facial recognition are struggling to reach adequate production levels
  • Technology
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Technology

How Apple’s Face ID facial recognition works

How Apple’s Face ID facial recognition worksShould you trust Apple’s new Face ID system?
  • Technology
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Technology

Need more room? Twitter testing 280-character limit

Need more room? Twitter testing 280-character limitThe original 140-character limit was originally created so tweets would fit in a single text message
  • Technology
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Michigan

Security blanket from Michigan helps keep babies safe

Security blanket from Michigan helps keep babies safeAs a UM student, Grace Hsia created a nonelectric blanket to warm preemies. It’s now used in hospitals worldwide
  • Michigan
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
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