High-Tech

PARIS (AP) — Taxi drivers in France went on strike Thursday, smashing car windows, setting tires on fire and blocking traffic to express their displeasure with American ride-hailing service Uber. Despite an October law forbidding the company's low-cost UberPop service, its...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — For his next trick, Shigeru Miyamoto is working in reality, not virtual reality. While the famed Japanese creator of "Mario Bros." and "Donkey Kong" spent most of his trip to last week's Electronic Entertainment Expo touting such upcoming Nintendo games as "...
NEW YORK (AP) — T-Mobile is revamping its phone-upgrade program by eliminating a $10-a-month charge for the most popular phones. The wireless carrier shattered longstanding industry practices two years ago by eliminating two-year service contracts and letting customers upgrade...
NEW YORK (AP) — Match.com and Tinder are looking for a Wall Street hookup as their parent group prepares to establish them as a separate, publicly traded company. IAC/InteractiveCorp, which is controlled by billionaire Barry Diller, has approved a proposal for an initial public...
NEW YORK (AP) — Charter is trying to convince the government that consumers will benefit if it is allowed to create a cable giant through its proposed $67.1 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable and Bright House. Charter Communications Inc. says it will roll out faster...
NEW YORK (AP) — T-Mobile is revamping its phone-upgrade program by eliminating a $10-a-month charge for the most popular phones. The wireless carrier shattered longstanding industry practices two years ago by eliminating two-year service contracts and letting customers upgrade...
NEW YORK (AP) — On a trip to Maine with four friends, Alexander Culbertson racked up $1,300 on gas, hotel rooms, food and drinks. But instead of splitting all of the weekend's activities evenly throughout the trip, one person paid for everything. Then, later they all split the...
NEW YORK (AP) — Match.com and Tinder are looking for a Wall Street hookup as their parent group spins off the dating sites as a publicly traded company. IAC/InteractiveCorp, which is controlled by billionaire Barry Diller, approved a proposal for an initial public offering...
NEW YORK (AP) — On a trip to Maine with four friends, Alexander Culbertson racked up $1300 on gas, hotel rooms, food and drinks. But instead of splitting all of the weekend's activities evenly throughout the trip, one person paid for everything. Then, later they all split the...