High-Tech

BEIJING (AP) — Apple Inc. has lost a legal fight with a Chinese company that a Beijing court says is allowed to use the iPhone name on its products. An official legal newspaper says the Beijing Municipal Higher People's Court ruled Apple failed to prove iPhone was well-known in...
BEIRUT (AP) — Volunteers in opposition-held areas of Syria are forced to improvise as they carry out one of the world's most dangerous tasks: dismantling cluster munitions, land mines and explosive booby-traps as they work to make battle-torn areas safe for civilians to return...
NEW YORK (AP) — AOL is looking to connect more with the public, so it's building a ground level, public-facing studio in downtown Manhattan for its live programming. It promises to use top technology to engage more with its audience, including shooting in 360-degrees for virtual...
NEW YORK (AP) — AOL is looking to connect more with the public, so it's building a ground level, public-facing studio in downtown Manhattan for some future productions. It promises to use top technology to engage more with its audience, including shooting in 360-degrees for...
SAO PAULO (AP) — A Brazilian judge struck down an earlier court ruling to suspend messaging service WhatsApp in Latin America's biggest country for 72 hours, reactivating it on Tuesday, the day after it was shut down. The ruling by Judge Ricardo Mucio Santana de Abreu Lima came...
When Dish technicians aren't busy installing satellite TV services in people's homes, they'll be making house calls to replace iPhone batteries and broken screens. The new program represents Dish's latest effort to diversify its business as it faces a decline in TV subscribers...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Google is offering $250,000 to help with the ongoing response efforts in Flint as the Michigan city reels from the effects of a lead-contaminated water supply. Google spokesman Patrick Lenihan announced the two grants to reporters. He says the first $150,...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The military is launching tests on the world's largest unmanned surface vessel — a self-driving, 132-foot ship designed to travel thousands of miles out at sea without a single crew member on board. The so-called "Sea Hunter" has the potential to revolutionize...
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The popular WhatsApp messaging service is not working in Brazil, apparently as a result of an ongoing judicial battle. Local news reports say a judge in the remote northeastern state of Sergipe ordered the service suspended nationwide for 72 hours, starting...