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David Rancken
March 12, 2018 - 11:15 am
TUESDAY (10/16): Skyscanner This is a travel app for you to get ready for holiday getaways, or early preparation for spring break or summer vacations. Skyscanner is constantly scouring the skies and ground for the best prices. It works with 12 hundred different partners. It comes up with your best...
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In this Tuesday, May 8, 2018 file photo, Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks at the Google I/O conference in Mountain View, Calif. Google is expected to introduce two new smartphones in its relentless push to increase the usage of its digital services and promote its Android software that already powers most of the mobile devices in the world. The new phones will be the centerpiece of a showcase scheduled to begin late Tuesday morning, Oct. 9, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)
October 09, 2018 - 10:39 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Google is expected to introduce two new smartphones Tuesday, part of its continuing push to embed its digital services and Android software more deeply into peoples' lives. The new Pixel-branded phones will anchor a product event Tuesday in New York. Google launched its line of high...
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FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2017 file photo, people walk by Google offices in New York. Google is closing the consumer version of its long-spurned Plus social network after discovering a bug earlier this year that leaked some of the personal information about up to 500,000 people who still have accounts on the dying service. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
October 08, 2018 - 2:10 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is shutting down its underwhelming Plus social network for regular users, following its disclosure of a flaw discovered in March that exposed personal information of up to 500,000 people. The announcement came in a Monday blog post , which was also Google's first public...
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Barbara Schwarz
October 03, 2018 - 7:35 am
HOUSTON (1080 KRLD) - Social media giant Facebook is being sued by a woman who was brutally attacked by a so called Facebook "friend" in Houston. "Jane Doe" was 16 in 2012. The 'friend' had repeatedly messaged her to say she was "pretty enough to be a model" and offered her a modeling job. He also...
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FILE - In this July 27, 2018 file photo, the logo for Amazon is displayed on a screen at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York. Amazon is boosting its minimum wage for all U.S. workers to $15 per hour starting next month. The company said Tuesday, Oct. 2, that the wage hike will benefit more than 350,000 workers, which includes full-time, part-time, temporary and seasonal positions. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
October 02, 2018 - 7:10 am
SEATTLE (AP) — Amazon, which has faced political and economic pressure to raise pay for thousands of employees, is boosting its minimum wage for all U.S. workers to $15 per hour starting next month. The wage hike will benefit more than 350,000 workers, which includes full-time, part-time, temporary...
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FILE - In this July 11, 2018 file photo, s drone equipped with a thermal camera flies over the plants at the Pennsylvania Department of Natural Resources' Jennings Environmental Education Center on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 in Slippery Rock, Pa. An aviation bill Congress is rushing to approve contains a little-noticed section that would give authorities the power to track, intercept and destroy drones they consider a security threat, without needing a judge's approval. Supporters say law enforcement needs this power to protect Americans from terrorists who are learning how to use drones as deadly weapons. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File)
September 28, 2018 - 12:28 pm
An aviation bill Congress is rushing to approve contains a little-noticed section that would give authorities the power to track, intercept and destroy drones they consider a security threat, without needing a judge's approval. Supporters say law enforcement needs this power to protect Americans...
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