technology

Ivanka Trump
Getty Images
Jeff Katz
January 08, 2020 - 2:05 pm
Ivanka Trump spoke about the current state and future of American jobs at CES in Las Vegas. During a keynote session on Tuesday, Ivanka impressed hundreds of attendees from all around the technology industry by describing how her father's administration has worked tirelessly to put programs in...
Read More
FILE - In this Nov. 14, 2019, file photo trader John Elliott works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
AP News
December 03, 2019 - 11:11 am
By DAMIAN J. TROISE AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks fell sharply in early trading Tuesday after President Donald Trump cast doubt over the potential for a trade deal with China this year and threatened to impose tariffs on French goods. Trump said he has "no deadline" for a deal and...
Read More
(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
AP News
November 14, 2019 - 9:51 am
By NICOLE WINFIELD Associated Press VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis called Thursday for Facebook, Apple, Microsoft, Google and other tech companies to urgently take measures to remove child porn from the web and prevent children from accessing pornography online. Francis told a Vatican conference...
Read More
FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2019, file photo an employee holds the Samsung Electronics Co.'s Galaxy Fold for a photograph at a shopping mall in Seoul, South Korea.  (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File)
(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File)
WRVA News
September 23, 2019 - 12:49 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung's folding phone is finally hitting the U.S. Samsung will start selling the Galaxy Fold, a phone with a screen that folds together like a book, on Friday. There will be an AT&T version as well as an unlocked version sold at Best Buy and Samsung stores. The South Korean...
Read More
(AP Photo/Tony Avelar)
AP News
September 10, 2019 - 5:14 pm
By MICHAEL LIEDTKE AP Technology Writer CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple unveiled new iPhones that are largely unchanged from previous models and accompanied by an unexpected price cut for the cheapest model, underscoring the company's efforts to counteract a sales slump of its flagship product. The...
Read More
. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
July 16, 2019 - 1:47 pm
By MARCY GORDON AP Business Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Under withering criticism from senators, a Facebook executive on Tuesday defended the social network giant's ambitious plan to create a digital currency and pledged to work with regulators to achieve a system that protects the privacy of users'...
Read More
Getty Images
Jeff Katz
July 15, 2019 - 4:15 pm
Ever lost your credit card? Hate carrying cash on you? Well, you may not have to worry about that much longer. People in Sweden are having microchips implanted into their skin as a replacement for traditional credit cards and cash, according to the New York Post . More than 4,000 people have had...
Read More
The ride-hailing company said Wednesday, June 12, 2019, that it can easily install its self-driving system in the Volvo XC90 SUV. (Volvo Cars via AP)
(Volvo Cars via AP)
June 12, 2019 - 11:17 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Uber is testing restaurant food deliveries by drone. The company's Uber Eats unit began the tests in San Diego with McDonald's and plans to expand to other restaurants later this year. Uber says the service should decrease food delivery times. It works this way: Workers at a...
Read More
(AP Foto/Richard Drew, Archivo)
October 08, 2018 - 12:16 pm
By MICHAEL LIEDTKE and BARBARA ORTUTAY , AP Technology Writers SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is launching the first electronic device to bear its brand, a screen and camera-equipped gadget intended to make video calls easier and more intuitive. But it's unclear if people will open their homes to an...
Read More
(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
September 11, 2018 - 4:20 pm
By MICHAEL LIEDTKE , AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is expected to unveil its biggest and most expensive iPhone on Wednesday as part of a lineup of three new models aimed at widening the product's appeal amid slowing sales growth. Most of the buzz is swirling around a rumored...
Read More

Pages