Technology Headlines

10/23/2017 12:09 PM
Kaspersky to open security code, but will it restore trust?
Moscow-based cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab, battered by suspicion of Russian government influence, wants to reassure customers by opening up its software's underlying code for outside review. But security experts and some U.S. politicians say the move is mostly meaningless.

10/23/2017 12:09 PM
Choices: Amazon says it got 238 entries for 2nd headquarters
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon will be sorting through 238 proposals from cities and regions in the United States, Canada and Mexico that are hoping to land the company's second headquarters and the investment it'll bring.

10/23/2017 07:17 AM
Red light, green light: New cop car can trip traffic signals
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Police Department is getting a new fleet of patrol vehicles that include a feature any motorist stuck at a traffic light would envy.

10/23/2017 05:54 AM
World mayors pledge emissions-free cities by 2030
PARIS (AP) — The mayors of London, Los Angeles, Paris and several other major world cities are pledging to ban gasoline and diesel vehicles from "large parts" of their cities by 2030.

10/22/2017 11:09 AM
FBI couldn't access nearly 7K devices because of encryption
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The FBI hasn't been able to retrieve data from more than half of the mobile devices it tried to access in less than a year, FBI Director Christopher Wray said Sunday, turning up the heat on a debate between technology companies and law enforcement officials trying to recover encrypted communications.