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How to teach self-driving cars ethics of the road

A large truck speeding in the opposite direction suddenly veers into your…

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AP Photo/FacebookThis product image provided by Facebook shows the company's new Groups app. Groups lets users create and interact with communities on the site

Facebook launches new app for its Groups feature

Facebook is launching a new free mobile app for its popular Groups…

AP Photo/FacebookThis product image provided by Facebook shows the company's new Groups app. Groups lets users create and interact with communities on the site
AP Photo/YouTubeThis product image provided by Google shows a new tab devoted exclusively to music on the YouTube website. This option is meant to make it easier for the video site’s 1 billion users to find specific songs and even entire albums

YouTube adds subscription service to music mix

Google is remixing the music on its YouTube video site with the…

AP Photo/YouTubeThis product image provided by Google shows a new tab devoted exclusively to music on the YouTube website. This option is meant to make it easier for the video site’s 1 billion users to find specific songs and even entire albums
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Review: No cash, cards, just mobile pay for a week

Attempt at your own risk: For an entire week, I left all…

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Ahn Young-joon/ap file photoCustomers wait in line to buy Apple's iPhone 6 at a mobile phone shop in Seoul

Researchers say Apple devices at risk

Security researchers say they've discovered a vulnerability in Apple's software, called "Masque…

Ahn Young-joon/ap file photoCustomers wait in line to buy Apple's iPhone 6 at a mobile phone shop in Seoul
AP Photo/Scaled CompositesIn this undated photo released Saturday

Pilot's survival hailed as miracle, but not unique

There were no ejection seats and no easy ways out of SpaceShipTwo…

AP Photo/Scaled CompositesIn this undated photo released Saturday
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NASA test flight still on track despite accidents

NASA's biggest test flight in years remains on track for next month,…

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AP Photo/GoogleThis product image provided by Google shows the Nexus 6 smartphone. The phone boasts a nearly 6-inch screen

Disney expands digital movie service to Android

The Walt Disney Co. is expanding its digital movies app that allows…

AP Photo/GoogleThis product image provided by Google shows the Nexus 6 smartphone. The phone boasts a nearly 6-inch screen
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Virgin spaceship's descent system deployed early

An experimental rocket ship broke apart in flight over California's Mojave Desert…

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Witness: Space tourism rocket explodes in desert

A Virgin Galactic space tourism rocket exploded after taking off on a…

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AP Photo/PoyntThis product image provided by Poynt shows the new Poynt "smart" payment terminal. Poynt is hoping an upcoming transition to smarter credit and debit cards will persuade millions of U.S. merchants to buy savvier payment terminals for their stores

Startup tries to 'Poynt' stores in new direction

A Silicon Valley startup is hoping an upcoming transition to smarter credit…

AP Photo/PoyntThis product image provided by Poynt shows the new Poynt "smart" payment terminal. Poynt is hoping an upcoming transition to smarter credit and debit cards will persuade millions of U.S. merchants to buy savvier payment terminals for their stores
AP Photo/NASA TVThis image taken from video provided by NASA TV shows Orbital Sciences Corp.'s unmanned rocket blowing up over the launch complex at Wallops Island

Commercial supply rocket explodes at liftoff

An unmanned commercial supply ship bound for the International Space Station exploded…

AP Photo/NASA TVThis image taken from video provided by NASA TV shows Orbital Sciences Corp.'s unmanned rocket blowing up over the launch complex at Wallops Island
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FTC says AT&T misled customers over unlimited data

AT&T is being sued by the government over allegations it misled millions…

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Retail skirmish blocks Apple Pay at checkout line

Plan on paying in stores with your shiny new iPhone 6? Not…

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AP Photo/Brynn AndersonApple chief executive and Alabama native Tim Cook speaks to a crowd after he is honored by the Alabama Academy of Honor at the Alabama state Capitol Monday

Apple CEO challenges home state on LGBT rights

Apple CEO Tim Cook is challenging his home state of Alabama to…

AP Photo/Brynn AndersonApple chief executive and Alabama native Tim Cook speaks to a crowd after he is honored by the Alabama Academy of Honor at the Alabama state Capitol Monday
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Cloud business lifts Microsoft's quarterly results

Microsoft's latest earnings report shows CEO Satya Nadella is making progress in…

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AP Photo/GoogleThis product image provided by Google shows the mood music feature on the web version of Google Play. The new feature is being released Tuesday

Google's streaming music service adds mood to mix

Google's music-subscription service will try to anticipate its listeners' mood swings as…

AP Photo/GoogleThis product image provided by Google shows the mood music feature on the web version of Google Play. The new feature is being released Tuesday
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Facebook sues law firms, claims fraud

Facebook is suing several law firms that represented a man who claimed…

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AP Photo/Evan VucciPresident Barack Obama smiles as he arrives to deliver remarks at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Obama announces plan to tighten card security

Saying more must be done to stop data breaches affecting consumers, President…

AP Photo/Evan VucciPresident Barack Obama smiles as he arrives to deliver remarks at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezApple CEO Tim Cook introduces the new Apple iPad Air 2 during an event at Apple headquarters on Thursday

Thinner iPads, sharper iMacs in Apple's lineup

Apple unveiled a thinner iPad Thursday with a faster processor and a…

AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezApple CEO Tim Cook introduces the new Apple iPad Air 2 during an event at Apple headquarters on Thursday