- World's first self-driving taxis debut in Singapore
SINGAPORE (AP) — The world's first self-driving taxis will be picking up passengers in Singapore starting Thursday.
- Reward your ears: 5 gadgets to liven up your music
ATLANTA (AP) — Open your ears. What do you hear?
- US Treasury blasts European tax probe of multinationals
U.S. officials are publicly criticizing Europe's investigations into favorable tax arrangements that Apple and other multinational companies have reached with Ireland and a few other countries.
- Private lives are exposed as WikiLeaks spills its secrets
CAIRO (AP) — WikiLeaks' giant data dumps have rattled the National Security Agency, the U.S. Democratic Party, and the Saudi foreign ministry. But its spectacular mass-disclosures have also included the personal information of hundreds of people — including sick children, rape victims and mental health patients, The Associated Press has found.
- Wi-Fi? Why not? Homeless are avid users of free web kiosks
NEW YORK (AP) — An effort to replace obsolete pay phones with Wi-Fi kiosks that offer free web surfing and phone calls has been a hit with panhandlers and the homeless, the least wired people in the city.
- France, Germany want encrypted app makers to help stop IS
PARIS (AP) — France and Germany pushed Tuesday for Europe-wide rules requiring the makers of encrypted messaging apps such as Telegram to help governments monitor communications among suspected extremists.
- Posting could elevate severity of man's charges in killing
PHOENIX (AP) — A Twitter posting by an Arizona man who was arrested on suspicion of killing his roommate during a struggle could elevate the severity of charges he could face.
- Official: FBI probing attempted cyber breach of NY Times
WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI is investigating attempted cyber intrusions targeting reporters of The New York Times and is looking into whether Russian intelligence agencies are responsible for the acts, a U.S. official said Tuesday.
- Delphi, Mobileye join forces on autonomous car platform
DETROIT (AP) — Auto parts and electronics company Delphi Automotive is joining with Israeli software maker Mobileye to develop the building blocks for a fully autonomous car in about two years.
- AP Explains: Super Mario's global appeal
NEW YORK (AP) â Take that, Pokemon. On Sunday, the Japanese prime minister turned up at the Olympics closing ceremonies to promote the 2020 Tokyo games dressed up as Mario , the eponymous hero of the popular video game series created in 1985.
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