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APNewsBreak: Tesla in Autopilot mode sped up…

A new police report says a Tesla that crashed in Utah while in Autopilot mode accelerated just before it smashed into a stopped fire truck.

Source: Trump administration has cut deal with…

Source: US has cut deal with China's ZTE, drawing fire but clearing way for more trade talks with Beijing

Instagram's New Privacy Policy Reveals They Track…

The EU's new privacy regulations have forced Instagram to reveal how they track users while they're in the app. Tony Spitz has the details.

Nearly $9 Billion In Lawsuits Filed Under EU's…

A nonprofit organization filed lawsuits against Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp and Google.

Hillary Clinton as CEO? She's Got a Company in…

Hillary Clinton was at Harvard Friday to pick up an award, and she's making headlines for her quick answer to a hypothetical question. When asked what company she would like to be CEO of, Clinton instantly responded, "Facebook," reports CNET . The audience then laughed, as did Clinton herself (see it...

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Amid confusion, EU data privacy law goes into…

Ready or not, companies that collect or process the personal information of EU residents must now start complying with stringent new EU data rules.

California court: Defendants get crack at some…

California's highest court ruled that Facebook and other social media companies can be compelled to turn over to criminal defendants preparing for trial user content that is already public

New Video Game: Drive Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster…

A new 8-bit video game has an idea, and it has something to do with avoiding asteroids, spaceships, and defeating the head of Jeff Bezos. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.

Lawsuit Alleges Facebook Gathered Data Via Texts…

A new filling in an ongoing lawsuit claims Facebook's apps read texts, tracked locations, accessed photos and listened through device microphones.

London police seize bitcoin worth $667,000 from hacker

London's Metropolitan police seized half a million pounds ($667,000) worth of Bitcoin from a prolific computer hacker in a case described as the first of its kind for the 188-year-old department.

Feds: Uber self-driving SUV saw pedestrian, did…

Federal investigators say the autonomous Uber SUV that struck and killed an Arizona pedestrian in March spotted the woman about six seconds before hitting her but didn't stop automatically because emergency braking was disabled

Amazon: Echo device sent conversation to family's…

Amazon says an "unlikely" string of events prompted its Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and then send the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle

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You Might Be Single Because You Have Too Many…

Some psychologists believe that dating apps and a quest for the perfect partner, could leave many single forever. Tony Spitz has the details.

Is The Machine That Can Snip And Swap Our DNA…

CRISPR scans our genes to find the ones that might trigger certain diseases.

Jury says Samsung must pay $539M for copying parts of iPhone

A jury has decided Samsung must pay Apple $539 million in damages for illegally copying some of the iPhone's features to lure people into buying its competing products

Facebook to label election-related 'issue ads' in…

Facebook to label election-related 'issue ads' in US

MLB panel says baseballs getting extra lift…

Baseballs really are getting extra lift, and it's not from batters' exaggerated upper cuts, according to a committee of researchers hired by the commissioner's office

Most Popular Passwords of 2017 Revealed and So…

There’s nothing more annoying than trying to log onto an account online and forgetting your password. First world problems, am I right? Susana Victoria Perez (@susana_vp) has more.

An Amazon Echo Recorded A Conversation, Then Sent…

A woman in Oregon found out her Echo recorded a conversation and sent it to someone on her family's contact list.

The Latest: Twitter to verify US political advertisers

Twitter to verify US political advertisers, joining Facebook and Google.

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Crucial System Was Off in Fatal Self-Driving Uber…

The self-driving Uber vehicle that hit and killed an Arizona pedestrian in March had its emergency braking system disabled, according to a preliminary report from the National Transportation Safety Board released Thursday. Per the report, the self-driving system also failed in identifying the woman, Reuters reports, first classifying her as...

Macron wants to make France gateway to Europe for…

Macron wants to make France gateway to Europe for tech firms; country is 'changing like crazy'