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Sharp vision: New glasses help the legally blind see

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:24:55 GMT2017-02-24T17:24:55Z

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Jeff Regan was born with underdeveloped optic nerves and had spent most of his life in a blur. Then four years ago, he donned an unwieldy headset made by a Toronto company called eSight....



Supreme Court weighs law banning sex offenders from Facebook

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 16:08:25 GMT2017-02-25T16:08:25Z

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Fresh from a trip to traffic court, Lester Packingham Jr. celebrated his turn of good fortune by announcing to friends on Facebook that his pending ticket was dismissed without him saying a word....



Google-bred company accuses Uber of self-driving car theft

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 01:24:22 GMT2017-02-24T01:24:22Z

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A self-driving car company founded by Google is colliding with ride-haling service Uber in a court battle revolving around allegations of betrayal, high-tech espionage and greed....



When test-driving a new car, take the technology for a spin

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:01:49 GMT2017-02-23T15:01:49Z

DETROIT (AP) -- Car shopping isn't just about kicking the tires anymore. It's also about testing the technology....



INFLUENCE GAME: GM bill is self-driving and self-interested

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:07:40 GMT2017-02-23T20:07:40Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- With states seizing the initiative on shaping the future of self-driving cars, General Motors is trying to persuade lawmakers across the country to approve rules that would benefit the automaker while potentially keeping its competitors off the road....



New Jersey OKs gas pipeline through protected Pinelands

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 21:32:51 GMT2017-02-24T21:32:51Z

CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey environmental regulators on Friday approved a hotly contested plan to run a natural gas pipeline through a federally protected forest preserve amid raucous protests that included drums, tambourines and choruses of "This Land Is Your Land."...



New Apple headquarters to have theater named for Steve Jobs

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:08:32 GMT2017-02-22T15:08:32Z

CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) -- Apple has announced that its new headquarters will open for employees in the spring and will include a theater named for its late co-founder, Steve Jobs....



Amazon resists request for Echo info in Arkansas slaying

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 18:01:02 GMT2017-02-22T18:01:02Z

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- Amazon is resisting an effort by Arkansas prosecutors to obtain potential recordings from a slaying suspect's Amazon Echo smart speaker, saying authorities haven't established that their investigation is more important than a customer's privacy rights....



India police arrest cheap mobile maker on fraud charges

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:14:04 GMT2017-02-24T08:14:04Z

LUCKNOW, India (AP) -- The director of an Indian company that claimed it was selling the world's cheapest smartphone was arrested Thursday on fraud charges, police said Friday....



Study: Technology trouble dents car and truck reliability

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:07:33 GMT2017-02-22T15:07:33Z

DETROIT (AP) -- Technology glitches including Bluetooth phone pairing and misunderstood voice commands put a dent in car and truck reliability scores in a major survey of automobile owners....