High-Tech

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — A $610 million research and manufacturing hub dedicated to the science of photonics — the use of light in technology — will be developed in western New York, federal and state officials said Monday, which could mean thousands of jobs for the region...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jody Kearns doesn't like to spend time obsessing about her Parkinson's disease. The 56-year-old dietitian from Syracuse, New York, had to give up bicycling because the disorder affected her balance. But she still works, drives and tries to live a normal life...
BEIJING (AP) — China is lifting its ban on sales of video game consoles to promote the industry and a new manufacturing zone in Shanghai. Consoles produced in the Shanghai Free-Trade Zone will automatically be approved for sale in the rest of China, according to a Ministry of...
BEIJING (AP) — China is lifting its ban on sales of video game consoles to promote growth of the industry and a new manufacturing zone in Shanghai. The Ministry of Culture says consoles produced in the Shanghai Free-Trade Zone will automatically be approved for sale in the rest...
WASHINGTON (AP) — As President Barack Obama faces pressure to discuss human rights in his first official visit to Ethiopia this weekend, a unique lawsuit back home is challenging whether the African country can spy on an American by turning his computer into a giant recording...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is heading to Ethiopia and there's pressure on him to discuss human rights in his first official visit on Sunday. Back home, a unique lawsuit is challenging whether the African country can spy on an American by turning his computer into a...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ingrid Nilsen has been brought to tears. The 26-year-old YouTube star openly wept as she was showered with cheers and applause from an enthusiastic crowd upon arrival on stage at this weekend's VidCon, the sixth annual celebration of online video. It was...
DENVER (AP) — The debate over ride-hailing firm Uber is laying bare divides in the Democratic Party and on the left about how to handle the new "sharing" economy. Republicans are hungry to exploit that ambivalence and make inroads into a wealthy sector of the tech industry. In...
DENVER (AP) — The debate over ride-hailing firm Uber and companies like it is laying bare a divide in the Democratic Party and the left about how to handle the "sharing economy." Republicans want to exploit that ambivalence and make inroads into a wealthy sector of the tech...