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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:34:39 GMTJoshua Brown was killed when his Tesla Model S, which was operating in Autopilot mode, crashed into a tractor-trailer.The highway agency found that while Tesla’s Autopilot feature didn’t prevent a crash in Florida, the system performed as it was intended.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:00:25 GMTMembers of Robert Morris University eSports teams practiced League of Legends in Chicago in 2014.Most of the conference’s universities will field teams in the multiplayer online game League of Legends, and the Big Ten Network will broadcast select games.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:00:25 GMTApp stores backed by giant corporations have created choke points for the internet, which governments are now exploiting.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:17:24 GMTBrit Marling in “The OA,” a show that seems designed for binge viewing.We discuss two shows, “The OA” and “Search Party,” that are made to be gorged on.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 14:30:01 GMTA man using an Oculus Rift virtual reality headset. A civil lawsuit against Oculus drew Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s chief, into a courtroom this week. A review of important developments in the tech industry.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:25:17 GMTA Las Vegas show this month. In December, Qualcomm was fined $850 million in South Korea.The chip maker’s technology is at heart of the smartphone revolution. But as the company’s influence grows, it is gaining unwanted antitrust attention.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 21:35:23 GMTAmit Singhal will work to build out the software and infrastructure that are the foundation of Uber’s ride-hailing services.Amit Singhal, a 15-year Google veteran, said he was joining Uber, a coup for a company that has publicly stated its intention to chase Google in autonomous-vehicle research.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:13:22 GMTMembers of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir in their seats at the United States Capitol before the inauguration on Friday.How to keep up with the events on television, online and on mobile devices, and a security to-do list if you are there.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:54:00 GMTGov. Andrew M. Cuomo in 2013 promoting the Start-Up New York job-creation initiative. The embattled effort is now known as the Excelsior Business Program.Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposed budget is now calling the embattled initiative, which created just 408 jobs in two years, the Excelsior Business Program.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:56:16 GMTThe spread of it has been in the spotlight since Donald J. Trump won the election, prompting soul-searching in tech, media and political circles.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:59:38 GMTClaire Foy and Jeremy Northam in “The Crown” on Netflix, which invests billions of dollars on content.Netflix added a record 7.05 million streaming members in the three months that ended Dec. 31, beating its forecast of 5.2 million new members for the quarter.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:59:37 GMTJay Y. Lee, the leader of Samsung, leaving court in Seoul on Wednesday.A justice rejected a request to issue a warrant for Jay Y. Lee, but the de facto Samsung chief can still be indicted if a special prosecutor decides to pursue bribery allegations.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:52:17 GMTAs information on the internet has become centralized in a few companies, it has become much easier for countries to limit access to that data.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:29:52 GMTCameron Harris in his home office in Annapolis, Md., on Monday. He created a fake story about an electrical worker who stumbled upon stacked boxes of ballots pre-marked for Hillary Clinton.Cameron Harris, a recent college graduate, pulled six million people into his bogus story about the discovery of fraudulent ballots for Hillary Clinton.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:06:30 GMTIf your goal is to stay fit, Zombies, Run! is an enjoyable motivator.Help meet your new goals with apps that can help you stick to your plan, even if that means not checking your phone quite so often.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:39:35 GMTNewer iPhones can convert a voice mail recording into text so you don’t have to play it to get it.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:30:23 GMTFacebook is among several online services that allows a designated person to take control of a deceased person’s account.How to decide what happens to your Facebook, Google, Twitter accounts and more when you die.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:00:25 GMTJacob Criminski playing Pokémon Blue while blindfolded. He said he used the sounds of hitting walls to orient himself, and timed direction changes to certain beats of the game’s soundtrack in specific locations.Speed-runners are rushing through classic video games, like Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!!, without the benefit of sight, and to the delight of others.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 01:40:21 GMTMark Zuckerberg spoke in October at an Oculus developers conference in San Jose, Calif., while wearing a virtual reality headset.Oculus, a virtual reality company acquired by Facebook, is accused of stealing elements of the technology that went into its headsets.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:36:50 GMTWashington is expected to fill up with supporters and protesters for the inauguration, and companies big and small are set to do brisk business.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 18:35:15 GMT“We’re bringing people to D.C. from as far away as Kansas,” said Adam Nestler, one of the founders of Skedaddle.Skedaddle, which has an app that lets an individual create or join a trip on a chartered bus, will transport about 11,000 people to the march.