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SKorea to fine Google $177M for forcing software on devices SKorea to fine Google $177M for forcing software on devices 09/14/2021 12:34am • SEOUL, South Korea (AP) South Koreas competition watchdog plans to fine Google at least 207.4 billion won ($177 million) for allegedly blocking smartphone makers like Samsung from using other operating systems, in what would be one of the country's biggest antitrust penalties ever. Google sa Facebook, Ray-Ban launch smart glasses — who will wear them? Facebook, Ray-Ban launch smart glasses who will wear them? 09/09/2021 08:02am • Seven years after the ill-fated Google Glass, and five years after Snap rolled out Spectacles, another tech giant is trying its hand at internet-connected smart glasses, hoping that this time around things might be different and people will actually wear them. The thing is, it's Facebook. The compan Americans warier of US government surveillance: AP-NORC poll Americans warier of US government surveillance: AP-NORC poll 09/07/2021 05:47am • WASHINGTON (AP) As the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks approaches, Americans increasingly balk at intrusive government surveillance in the name of national security, and only about a third believe that the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq were worth fighting, according to a 6 of the Best Blockchain Stocks and ETFs to Buy in 2021 08/30/2021 08:00pm • These investments offer exposure to blockchain.When you hear the word blockchain, chances are good that you think of Bitcoin. After all, the cryptocurrency has already been making headlines in 2021, with volatility being a key concern. Its price soared to an all-time high of more than $64,000 in Apr 7 Electric Vehicle ETFs to Buy 08/24/2021 08:00pm • About 4 in 10 say they would likely buy an EV as their next ride.While once written off as niche plays for the environmentally conscious consumer, electric vehicles have definitely moved into the mainstream in recent years. For instance, in a recent Pew Research Center survey, 7% of U.S. adults said NSO presents 'The Princess Bride,' 'Star Wars' live in concert at Wolf Trap NSO presents 'The Princess Bride,' 'Star Wars' live in concert at Wolf Trap 08/24/2021 06:45am • Hear "Princess Bride" Director Rob Reiner on today's "Beyond the Fame" podcast. Are you tired of watching movies at home but aren't quite ready to return to a multiplex? Wolf Trap is screening movies accompanied live by the National Symphony Orchestra. "There's a huge screen above the o Should You Buy Nvidia (NVDA) Stock? 08/18/2021 08:00pm • Tech companies such as Alphabet Inc. (ticker: GOOG, GOOGL), Apple Inc. ( AAPL) and Facebook Inc. ( FB) have been making headlines as they push the Nasdaq to new heights. But another tech stock that makes some of the technology that works behind the scenes has been enjoying an excellent year -- up a EXPLAINER: Will we need vaccine passports to do fun things? EXPLAINER: Will we need vaccine passports to do fun things? 08/12/2021 01:14pm • NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) Ready to go out on the town before summer ends? In parts of the U.S., you might have to carry your COVID-19 vaccine card or a digital copy to get into restaurants, bars, nightclubs and outdoor music festivals. After resisting the divisive concept of vaccine passports through EXPLAINER: Will we need vaccine passports to do fun things? EXPLAINER: Will we need vaccine passports to do fun things? 08/12/2021 10:51am • NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) Ready to go out on the town before summer ends? In parts of the U.S., you might have to carry your COVID-19 vaccine card or a digital copy to get into restaurants, bars, nightclubs and outdoor music festivals. After resisting the divisive concept of vaccine passports through Brazil's Cunha wins women's Olympic marathon swimming Brazil's Cunha wins women's Olympic marathon swimming 08/03/2021 05:58pm • TOKYO (AP) Dodging leaping fish in Tokyo Bay and pressure on the lead, Ana Marcela Cunha kept her cool and finally won at the Olympics on her third try. The Brazilian claimed the womens 10-kilometer marathon swimming event on Wednesday in 1 hour, 59 minutes, 30.8 seconds. Cunha finished nine- Robotic police dogs: Useful hounds or dehumanizing machines? Robotic police dogs: Useful hounds or dehumanizing machines? 07/30/2021 07:36am • HONOLULU (AP) If youre homeless and looking for temporary shelter in Hawaiis capital, expect a visit from a robotic police dog that will scan your eye to make sure you dont have a fever. Thats just one of the ways public safety agencies are starting to use Spot, the best-known of a n Amazon is everywhere: Here's how the US could break it up Amazon is everywhere: Here's how the US could break it up 07/28/2021 04:17am • On any given day, you might receive a package you ordered from Amazon, log onto a website hosted by Amazon, ask an Amazon device about the weather and grab groceries at a Whole Foods owned by Amazon. Amazon is more than just the "everything store." It's become something of an "everything company" th Amazon's mission: Getting a 'key' to your apartment building Amazon's mission: Getting a 'key' to your apartment building 07/22/2021 10:02am • NEW YORK (AP) Amazon is tired of ringing doorbells. The online shopping giant is pushing landlords around the country sometimes with financial incentives to give its drivers the ability to unlock apartment-building doors themselves with a mobile device. The service, dubbed Key for Busine 5 of the Best Tech Stocks to Buy for July 06/30/2021 08:00pm • Tech stocks are back on the upswing. It was a rough spring for the technology sector, as traders instead turned their attention to reopening stocks along with cryptocurrencies and meme plays. However, now crypto has plunged and reopening stocks are taking on water as well amid a surge in COVID-19 v California tests off-the-grid solutions to power outages California tests off-the-grid solutions to power outages 06/30/2021 08:29am • SAN FRANCISCO (AP) When a wildfire tore through Briceburg nearly two years ago, the tiny community on the edge of Yosemite National Park lost the only power line connecting it to the electrical grid. Rather than rebuilding poles and wires over increasingly dry hillsides, which could raise the ri
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