High-Tech

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber settles lawsuits in California, Massachusetts, keeping drivers independent contractors.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft saw a surprise drop in sales and profit during the first three months of the year, in a sign the tech giant is still trying to find its way in the post-PC era. Wall Street was expecting the company to show positive results from a series of changes...
HONOLULU (AP) — Executives from the private lodging website AirBNB are removing some campsite listings from their website. They're responding to Hawaii's attempt to crack down on illegal campsite rentals advertised online. The company says they took down seven camping ads that...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Larry Page's five-year tenure as CEO of Google — and now its new corporate parent Alphabet — is reminding investors that patience pays off, despite a letdown in the first quarter. After lagging its peers in the early stages of Page's reign, the Internet's...
KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — The Solar Impulse team delayed their solar-powered plane's departure from Hawaii Thursday morning while they waited for the wind to subside. The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 was preparing to leave Hawaii to continue its circumnavigation of the globe using...
KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — The Latest on a solar plane flying from Hawaii to California (all times local): 4:50 a.m. The Solar Impulse team is delaying their solar-powered plane's departure from Hawaii while they wait for the wind to subside. The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 is...
KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — The Latest on a solar plane flying from Hawaii to California (all times local): 4:40 a.m. Swiss pilot Bertrand Piccard has suited up for his three-day voyage from Hawaii to California in a solar plane. The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 is preparing to leave...
KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — A pilot is preparing to take off for a flight from Hawaii to California with no jet fuel aboard his plane. The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 is preparing to leave Hawaii on Thursday to continue its circumnavigation of the globe using only energy from the sun...
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Networks maker Ericsson's profits jumped 49 percent in the first quarter but the results were lower than expected and the company announced a shakeup of its leadership structure to drive growth. The Stockholm-based company on Thursday reported a net profit of 1...