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Genealogy websites identify rape suspect who eluded police for 40 years

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:11:15 +0000

Match came after finding relatives' DNA on commercial service, news reports say.

Even Windows revenue is up in Microsoft’s $26.8 billion 3Q18

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 22:12:39 +0000

Azure premium services revenue grew by more than 100 percent, again.

iTunes is finally in the Microsoft Store

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 21:59:49 +0000

Originally, it was promised by the end of 2017.

Ray Ozzie’s plan for unlocking encrypted phones gets a chilly reception

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 20:20:47 +0000

Critics say Clear suffers same fatal shortcomings as previous key-escrow plans.

Dealmaster: Get an Acer laptop with a Core i7 and 1080p display for $459

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 18:37:25 +0000

Plus a big price drop on AMD's Threadripper 1950X CPU, iPad deals, and more.

With new Windows update still AWOL, Fall Creators Update reaches 92% penetration

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 18:00:09 +0000

Windows 10 1709 is now the most-used Windows 10 update ever.

AT&T’s least favorite net neutrality bill takes another step forward

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 16:18:17 +0000

California's tough net neutrality bill clears second Senate committee in a week.

Tesla Autopilot crisis deepens with loss of third Autopilot boss in 18 months

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 16:02:58 +0000

Tesla's Autopilot strategy makes the project leader's job difficult.

Switch is selling well, but Nintendo thinks it can sell even better

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 15:47:49 +0000

Nintendo sets 20 million unit annual sales target as 3DS continues long decline.

Months of bad news has battered Tesla’s image with customers, poll finds

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 15:39:41 +0000

Are attitudes about the world's favorite electric car maker starting to change?

The value of offshore wind energy: What the US is missing out on

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 15:31:09 +0000

Economists take a look at what contributes to offshore wind's value.

Say goodbye to nearly all of Ford’s car lineup: Sales end by 2020

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 14:04:06 +0000

It's killing the Focus, Fiesta, Fusion, and Taurus, will focus on SUVs and trucks.

NASA budgeting reveals dim hopes for humans going to Mars

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 13:22:02 +0000

“Mars is off the table as far as I can tell."

Camels in Africa may have been quietly spreading prion disease for decades

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 13:08:35 +0000

Researchers don’t know much yet, but camels are crucial to millions of people.

Why the man who tried to sell Windows recovery discs will go to prison

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 12:41:07 +0000

Eric Lundgren paid a company in China to print thousands of Dell-branded recovery CDs.

Over 10,000 years ago, weapons at White Sands were aimed at giant sloths

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 12:33:42 +0000

Pleistocene tracks record humans stalking and confronting giant ground sloths.

A beginner’s guide to the world of weird and wonderful Japanese import cars

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 12:30:01 +0000

US law means petrolheads must wait 25 years for many Japanese cars—the time has finally come.

Avengers Infinity War review: What’s missing from this 2.5-hour romp? Hope

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 11:30:05 +0000

Spoiler-free: Some fun and tons of polish, but there's no getting around a hollow core.

Samsung announces 970 Pro and Evo NVMe SSDs

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 11:15:27 +0000

Both drives start shipping May 7.

BMW has a new all-electric model coming in 2020—the iX3

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 23:10:36 +0000

Based on the current X3 crossover, it uses BMW's 5th-gen electric powertrain.