Technology Headlines

05/25/2018 02:32 PM
Source: Trump administration has cut deal with China's ZTE
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has told Congress that it's reached a deal that would allow Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE Corp. to stay in business, a source familiar with the talks who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss a confidential matter said Friday.

05/25/2018 08:29 AM
APNewsBreak: Tesla in Autopilot mode sped up before crashing
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Tesla that crashed while in Autopilot mode in Utah this month accelerated in the seconds before it smashed into a stopped firetruck, according to a police report obtained by The Associated Press. Two people were injured.

05/25/2018 01:43 AM
Amid confusion, EU data privacy law goes into effect
LONDON (AP) — Lars Andersen's business handles some of the most sensitive data there is — the names and phone numbers of children.

05/24/2018 02:48 PM
Feds: Uber self-driving SUV saw pedestrian, did not brake
DETROIT (AP) — The autonomous Uber SUV that struck and killed an Arizona pedestrian in March spotted the woman about six seconds before hitting her, but did not stop because the system used to automatically apply brakes in potentially dangerous situations had been disabled, according to federal investigators.

05/24/2018 01:45 PM
Amazon: Echo device sent conversation to family's contact
SEATTLE (AP) — An "unlikely" string of events prompted Amazon's Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and then send the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle, the company said Thursday.