- AP EXPLAINS: US ceding control of core Internet systems
NEW YORK (AP) — On Saturday, the U.S. government plans to cede control of some of the internet's core systems — namely, the directories that help web browsers and apps know where to find the latest weather, maps and Facebook musings.
- Cellphones spill into Yellowstone's wilds despite park plan
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Adventure seekers encounter untamed wilderness when they enter the backcountry of Yellowstone National Park. Howling wolves. Deadly grizzly bears. Steam-spewing geysers as seen nowhere else on earth.
- Clinton vows to retaliate against foreign hackers
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton is vowing anew to respond to foreign hacking the same as any other attack against the United States. When she openly blamed Russia for recent U.S. cyber break-ins, Donald Trump wondered whether to blame overseas governments or overweight hackers working from home.
- Push is on to reunite CBS and Viacom
NEW YORK (AP) — A company that controls CBS and Viacom wants the two New York media companies to combine again, more than a decade after they went their separate ways.
- World's first 4-seater fuel-cell plane takes off in Germany
BERLIN (AP) — Aircraft engineers in Germany have successfully tested the world's first four-seater plane that uses emission-free hybrid fuel cells to fly.
- Apple partners with Deloitte in pitch to business
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple is extending its push into selling business technology by forging a partnership with the Deloitte consulting firm to advise companies on using iPhones, iPads and Apple software in the workplace.
- 'Game of Thrones' books getting a digital enhancement
NEW YORK (AP) — The books that gave us "Game of Thrones" are getting an enhancement for the digital age.
- Android's Nougat update isn't flashy, but still pretty handy
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Nougat, Google's latest update of its Android smartphone software, isn't particularly flashy; you might not even notice what's different about it at first. But it offers a number of practical time-saving features, plus a few that could save money — and perhaps even your life.
- BlackBerry, once a phone innovator, to stop making its own
TORONTO (AP) — BlackBerry plans to stop making its signature smartphones internally, signaling a strategic shift for a company that built its reputation on innovative smartphone technology.
- Europol: Ransomware now top cybercrime threat
PARIS (AP) — European police agency Europol says the threat from ransomware has now eclipsed other forms of online theft, a sign of how quickly the computer-scrambling software has found favor in the electronic underworld.
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