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Too much TV? Enter HBO Max, the latest streaming wannabe Too much TV? Enter HBO Max, the latest streaming wannabe 05/27/2020 09:49am • Is a pandemic the perfect time to launch a new and relatively expensive streaming service? AT&T sure hopes so. The phone company is investing billions in HBO Max, its first big entertainment venture since it spent $85 billion for Time Warner in 2018. The good news for its timing: millions are st 8 Growth Stocks With Morningstar 'Buy' Ratings 05/25/2020 08:00pm • Stocks to grow onThe economic shutdown has derailed the stock market in 2020, and investors have watched earnings and revenue gains evaporate right before their eyes. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell recently said economic recovery "may take some time to gather momentum," even after businesses Virus crisis a challenge for youth fitness nonprofits Virus crisis a challenge for youth fitness nonprofits 05/24/2020 05:51am • CHICAGO (AP) — Mariana Ochoa worries about the effect of the COVID-19 crisis on her three boys. Their school is closed. She can't take them to their favorite park at the moment. There is no backyard at their home on the southwest side of Chicago. The fitness routines she gets from Chicago Run are NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week 05/22/2020 12:42pm • A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the facts: ___ CLAIM: Michigan sent absentee ballots to 7.7 million people ahead Texas court holds first US jury trial via videoconferencing Texas court holds first US jury trial via videoconferencing 05/21/2020 09:31pm • DALLAS (AP) — The potential jurors popped onto the screen one by one. They confirmed their names and told the judge how they were connecting to the court: on laptops, tablets and iPhones. There were some wireless issues and camera problems, but eventually 26 Texans in separate boxes raised their h Clinicians Champion Homeless Patients in COVID-19 Pandemic 05/21/2020 08:00pm • From opposite ends of the country, the founders of Nurse Disrupted in Wisconsin and a NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue physician have jumped in to meet the needs of homeless people in the coronavirus crisis. Yinan Lan | 36 | Physician Dr. Yinan Lan is passionate about improving the plight of the hom Apple, Google release technology for pandemic apps Apple, Google release technology for pandemic apps 05/20/2020 02:38pm • Apple and Google on Wednesday released long-awaited smartphone technology to automatically notify people if they might have been exposed to the coronavirus. The companies said 22 countries and several U.S. states are already planning to build voluntary phone apps using their software. It relies on B AT&T to drop misleading '5G' marketing for non-5G networks AT&T to drop misleading '5G' marketing for non-5G networks 05/20/2020 10:35am • AT&T says it will stop advertising its wireless network as “5G Evolution” after a division of the Better Business Bureau determined that its language was misleading. The network AT&T branded this way is not, in fact, 5G — a new technology for fast wireless data. While AT&T and othe 5 things to know today - that aren't about the virus 5 things to know today - that aren't about the virus 05/19/2020 03:46pm • Your daily look at nonvirus stories in the news: 1. VIDEO SURFACES OF POLICE CONFRONTATION WITH ARBERY A video from 2017 shows police in Georgia attempting to search Ahmaud Arbery’s parked car, and when he refuses to let them and begins to walk back to the vehicle, an officer tries to tase him. 2 Tech-assisted COVID-19 tracking is having some issues Tech-assisted COVID-19 tracking is having some issues 05/19/2020 02:18pm • PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Harnessing today's technology to fight the coronavirus pandemic is turning out to be more complicated than it first appeared. The first U.S. states that rolled out smartphone apps for tracing the contacts of COVID-19 patients are dealing with technical glitches and a genera Judge: Salvage firm can recover Titanic's telegraph machine Judge: Salvage firm can recover Titanic's telegraph machine 05/19/2020 01:56pm • NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A federal judge in Virginia has ruled that a salvage firm can retrieve the Marconi wireless telegraph machine that broadcast distress calls from the sinking Titanic ocean liner. In an order released Monday, U.S. District Judge Rebecca Beach Smith agreed that the telegraph is h Moderna, Hess rise; J.C. Penney, ForeScout fall 05/18/2020 12:51pm • NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Monday: International Game Technology Plc., up 53 cents to $7.46. The maker of video slot machines beat Wall Street's first-quarter profit and revenue forecasts. Hertz Global Holdings Inc., up 53 cents to $3.17. The car rental co 10 Best Apps for Saving Money 05/17/2020 08:00pm • Save on bills and everyday purchases with these apps.Unemployment is rising, as are prices at the grocery store. With no end in sight for the COVID-19 pandemic, you'll need to be smart about your spending to keep your finances stable in the months to come. Mobile apps offer an easy way to save on ev China warns US of 'all necessary measures' over Huawei rules China warns US of 'all necessary measures' over Huawei rules 05/17/2020 07:51pm • BEIJING (AP) — China’s commerce ministry says it will take “all necessary measures” in response to new U.S. restrictions on Chinese tech giant Huawei’s ability to use American technology, calling the measures an abuse of state power and a violation of market principles. An unidentified sp US adds new sanction on Chinese tech giant Huawei US adds new sanction on Chinese tech giant Huawei 05/15/2020 10:38pm • BOSTON (AP) — The U.S. government has imposed new restrictions on Chinese tech giant Huawei's ability to use American technology, stepping up a conflict with Beijing over industry development and security. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Friday that Washington wants to prevent Huawei from evad
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