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PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — Pioneering smartwatch maker Pebble is no longer manufacturing or selling any of its devices after the bulk of the company was bought by Fitbit. Palo Alto, California-based Pebble says its devices will continue to work as normal for now but might lose...
BERLIN (AP) — German conglomerate ThyssenKrupp says it suffered a "massive" and sustained cyberattack aimed at stealing industrial secrets. The company said Thursday it was "a professional attack which according to our information can be attributed to a group in Southeast Asia...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Navy's most technologically advanced destroyer is arriving at its homeport after dealing with some glitches along the way. The stealthy USS Zumwalt arrives Thursday in San Diego, where it'll begin installation of combat systems and further testing and...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — It may not be much longer before bank branches join video-rental stores and record shops as relics of a bygone era. Silicon Valley is pressuring banks to change their ways or risk becoming the latest industry overtaken by technology. Hundreds of startups are...
BERLIN (AP) — Russia is trying to destabilize German society with propaganda and cyberattacks ahead of the country's general election, Germany's domestic intelligence agency said Thursday. The warning was the bluntest public claim yet from Germany's BfV agency about Moscow's...
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's domestic intelligence agency says Russia is trying to destabilize German society and the state with propaganda campaigns and cyberattacks. The blunt warning from Germany's BfV agency comes less than a year before the country is expected to hold a general...
NEW YORK (AP) — Current and former black employees of Time Warner, owner of Turner networks including CNN, TNT and TBS, have filed a class-action racial discrimination suit against the company. The lawsuit filed Tuesday in the U.S. District Court in the Northern District of...
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese billionaire Masayoshi Son, who met with President-elect Donald Trump and then announced plans to create 50,000 jobs and invest $50 billion in U.S. startups, has been one of Japan's most aggressive overseas investors for over two decades. He's getting an...
FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — It's a sure-fire way to dampen the holiday cheers: Spend a week on a dream vacation abroad, then come back to find an additional several hundred dollars on your cellphone bill. Although some U.S. phone plans cover international travel, especially to Canada...