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Streaming TV may never again be as simple, or as affordable, as it is now. Big media companies such as Disney and WarnerMedia are creating their own streaming services in an effort to shoulder aside more inclusive video services such as Netflix. They're expected to launch later...
ACCRA, Ghana (AP) — On any given day, plumes of noxious smoke rise above the Agbogbloshie dump site in Ghana's capital, Accra. The billowing black smoke comes from the many informal e-waste recyclers who take unwanted electronics, strip them of their cables and burn away the...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a woman they say bit a jogger who pepper-sprayed her dog at a San Francisco Bay Area park. Nineteen-year-old Alma Cadwalader of Oakland was arrested Friday by police with the East Bay Regional Park District. Authorities say...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit over use of location data collected from users of The Weather Channel mobile app (all times local): 11:50 a.m. The owner of The Weather Channel mobile app denies any impropriety with sharing location data collected from users. IBM Corp...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit over use of location data collected from users of The Weather Channel's mobile app (all times local): 11:50 a.m. The owner of The Weather Channel denies any impropriety with use of location data collected from users of its mobile app...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles prosecutors say they're suing The Weather Channel to stop it from tracking the whereabouts of app users and selling the data to third parties. City Attorney Michael Feuer said Friday that users of the popular app are misled to think their location...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles prosecutors say they're suing The Weather Channel to stop it from tracking the whereabouts of app users and selling the data to third parties. City Attorney Michael Feuer said Friday that users of the popular app are misled to think their location...
BERLIN (AP) — Personal data and documents on hundreds of German politicians and others have been posted online, and German cyber-defense experts were trying to figure out Friday how the information was obtained. The data breach hit politicians at all levels, including the...
NEW YORK (AP) — The world's largest tech conference has apparently learned a big lesson about gender equity. CES, the huge annual consumer-electronics show in Las Vegas, caught major flak from activists in late 2017 when it unveiled an all-male lineup of keynote speakers for the...