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Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016 at 05:09 AM EDT

Waze Traffic App Rolls Out 'Where to Park' Feature

Waze Traffic App Rolls Out 'Where to Park' Feature

The trusty tool that some commuters use to dodge unwanted traffic now has a tool to help drivers catch a parking spot. Waze, Google's real-time traffic app that compiles live updates from drivers on the...

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 04:55 PM EDT

Tips to Keep Your Data Plan From Draining Your Wallet

Tips to Keep Your Data Plan From Draining Your Wallet

Data is what drives our devices, and Americans are paying a premium. Posting pics, snaps and even live feeds can devour smartphone data plans.

Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 07:29 AM EDT

VR Arrives at Tokyo Game Show, Counted on to Revive Industry

VR Arrives at Tokyo Game Show, Counted on to Revive Industry

Virtual reality has arrived for real at the Tokyo Game Show, one of the world's biggest exhibitions for the latest in fun and games. That's evident everywhere. Players at the booths are donning chunky headgear...

Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 09:21 AM EDT

Wal-Mart's Robot Shopping Carts Are Coming for Us All

Wal-Mart's Robot Shopping Carts Are Coming for Us All

Wal-Mart customers will be able to use a handheld device to summon an empty cart and have it whisked their way via "motorized transport unit," according to Wal-Mart's patent, granted last week. The customer's...

Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 08:03 AM EDT

Uber Gives Riders a Preview of the Driverless Future

Uber Gives Riders a Preview of the Driverless Future

Uber riders in Pittsburgh can get a glimpse of the future by summoning a car capable of handling most of the tasks of driving on its own. Starting Wednesday morning, a fleet of self-driving Ford Fusions will...

Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 at 10:55 AM EDT

New Twitter App Brings NFL Games to Apple TV, Xbox One

New Twitter App Brings NFL Games to Apple TV, Xbox One

A new Twitter app is coming to Xbox One, Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV, where viewers will be able to watch NFL games on Thursday nights. The short-messaging service secured the rights to stream 10 Thursday night...

Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 at 09:54 AM EDT

Space Agency to Map 1 Billion Stars in Milky Way

Space Agency to Map 1 Billion Stars in Milky Way

If space is the final frontier, it will help to have an accurate map, and the European Space Agency said Wednesday its mission to chart more than 1 billion stars in the Milky Way is on track for completion in a...

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 05:35 PM EDT

Samsung's Quick Fix for Galaxy Note 7 Is No Full Recharge

Samsung's Quick Fix for Galaxy Note 7 Is No Full Recharge

Samsung plans to issue a software update for its recalled Galaxy Note 7 smartphones that will prevent them from overheating by limiting battery recharges to 60 percent. The front page of the Seoul Shinmun, a...

Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016 at 07:02 AM EDT

Facebook Apologizes for Removing 'Napalm Girl' Photo

Facebook Apologizes for Removing 'Napalm Girl' Photo

Facebook's chief operating officer has apologized to Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg for deleting a photograph from its pages and conceded that "we don't always get it right." Sheryl Sandberg said in a...

Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 05:58 AM EDT

Yahoo CEO Could Reap $44 Million if She Leaves After Sale

Yahoo CEO Could Reap $44 Million if She Leaves After Sale

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer stands to collect a $44 million severance package if she leaves after Verizon completes its purchase of the once-mighty internet company. Mayer hasn't announced plans to leave, but...

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