High-Tech

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Judge dismisses lawsuit accusing Twitter of supporting the Islamic State group.
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Ride-hailing app Uber filed a complaint on Wednesday with the European Commission against Hungary, where legislation came into force in July practically banning the service. Rob Khazzam, Uber's general manager for Central Europe, told The Associated...
BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's telecommunications regulator has approved in principle a plan to issue special SIM cards to foreign tourists so they can be tracked through their mobile phones. Officials at the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission said the plan would...
EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) — People hoping to send a note to President Barack Obama can now contact the White House using Facebook Messenger, just as they would communicate with their friends. The White House says Obama reads 10 letters every night and that they help keep him in...
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Ride-hailing app Uber says it has filed a complaint with the European Commission against Hungary, where legislation that came into force in July practically banned the service. Rob Khazzam, Uber's general manager for Central Europe, told The Associated...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man says his Tesla Model X's autopilot mode helped him get to a hospital when he suffered a pulmonary embolism. Joshua Neally told the Springfield News-Leader ( http://sgfnow.co/2aLiMYD ) that he felt pain in his chest and abdomen for days...
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The game "Pokemon Go" is causing distress in Cambodia, where some smartphone-wielding players have been chasing its virtual characters at a genocide museum that was a torture center in the 1970s. Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum director Chhay Visoth said...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics, the leader in the global computer chip and smartphone industries, is South Korea's biggest company, with about 100,000 workers. An Associated Press investigation found South Korean authorities let Samsung withhold from sick workers...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — As a high school senior, Hwang Yu-mi went to work bathing silicon wafers in chemicals at a Samsung factory that makes computer chips for laptops and other devices. She died of leukemia four years later. After Yu-mi's death in 2007, her father, Hwang...