High-Tech

PARIS (AP) — France's highest court has rejected ride-sharing company Uber's bid to have much of a recent law banning its services declared unconstitutional. Uber had sought to overturn multiple restrictions placed on it and similar services by a law enacted last year after a...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The chairman of Temple University's physics department sought prestigious appointments in China in exchange for providing data on electronics technology invented by a U.S. firm and offered to make the country a leader in the field of superconductivity,...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The chairman of Temple University's physics department sought prestigious appointments in China in exchange for providing data on a device invented by a U.S. firm and offered to make the country a leader in the field of superconductivity, federal prosecutors...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The chairman of Temple University's physics department sought prestigious appointments in China in exchange for providing data on a device invented by a U.S. firm and offered to make the country a leader in the field of superconductivity, federal prosecutors...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A popular webcam showing large male Pacific walruses lying on the beach with a Hitchcockian number of seabirds flying overhead is once again streaming to the Internet. The high-definition stream from Alaska's remote Round Island had been dormant for...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A system that replaces verbal communication between pilots and air traffic controllers with computerized messages was unveiled Thursday by federal aviation officials, who said the system will reduce delays during weather events and cut down on errors that...
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Shopify climbed 51 percent in its first day of trading Thursday, a day after raking in about $131 million in its initial public offering, more than the company expected. Shopify stock rose $8.68 to close at $25.68. The offering of 7.7 million shares...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As PayPal prepares to split from its corporate parent, its new chief executive is promising to expand the popular online payment system with a variety of services that consumers can use when shopping on their phones or in traditional stores. PayPal will be...
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Shopify climbed sharply Thursday after its initial public offering raised about $131 million, more than the company expected. Shopify Inc. stock rose $8.78, or 51.7 percent, to $25.78 in afternoon trading. Its offering of 7.7 million shares priced at $...