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FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, file photo, Fox News chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch attends the WSJ. Magazine 2017 Innovator Awards at The Museum of Modern Art in New York. Murdoch says Facebook should pay fees to "trusted" news producers for their content. Murdoch, whose companies own The Wall Street Journal, Fox News, the New York Post and other media properties, said Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, that publishers are "enhancing the value and integrity of Facebook through their news and content but are not being adequately rewarded for those services." (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
UK regulator says Fox takeover of Sky not in public interestBritain's competition regulator has found that 21st Century Fox's planned takeover of Sky plc is not in the public interest because it would give Rupert Murdoch and his family too much control of the country's news media
The Associated Press25 minutes ago
FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011, file photo, "Jeopardy!" contest Ken Jennings, who won a record 74 consecutive games, refers to his opponent, an IBM computer called "Watson," while being interviewed after a practice round of the quiz show in Yorktown Heights, N.Y. Seven years after Watson beat two human quizmasters on a “Jeopardy!” challenge, the tech industry has pumped resources into training its machines to get even better at amassing knowledge and answering questions. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
AI can read! Tech firms race to smarten up thinking machinesAI can read! Tech firms race to smarten up thinking machines
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - This April 7, 2015 file photo shows the Tesla logo on the new Tesla Model S 70D during a test drive in Detroit. Tesla says it’s put together a 10-year compensation package for CEO Elon Musk that pays him based on certain market cap and operational milestones he hits - otherwise he gets nothing. The electric vehicle maker says Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, its market cap would have to grow to $650B for Musk to fully vest. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)
Big pay package for Musk, with even bigger goals for TeslaElon Musk will remain at Tesla under a 10-year, all-or-nothing pay package that demands massive growth
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - This Dec. 16, 2014, file photo shows Twitter headquarters in San Francisco. On Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, Twitter announced that chief operating officer Anthony Noto is leaving the social media giant to lead another company. Noto is joining Social Finance Inc., an online lender, as chief executive and a director. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
Twitter Operating Chief Anthony Noto resignsTwitter Chief Operating Officer Anthony Noto leaves social media company
The Associated Press2 hours ago
This undated booking photo provided by the County of San Luis Obispo shows Alfonso Alarcon-Nunez. California prosecutors say Alarcon-Nunez an Uber driver living in the country illegally has been charged with raping, assaulting and robbing young women. San Luis Obispo County District Attorney Dan Dow said Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, that Alarcon-Nunez's alleged victims are between 19 and 22 years old and three were intoxicated when they were assaulted. (County of San Luis Obispo via AP)
Uber driver in US illegally charged with 4 California rapesCalifornia prosecutors say an Uber driver living in the country illegally has been charged with raping, assaulting and robbing young women
The Associated Press3 hours ago
After Hawaii Missile Alert Goof, a Password ProblemIt happens to the best of us: a total inability to remember a password when we need it most. Hawaii Gov. David Ige apparently found himself in that situation in the aftermath of the false ballistic missile alert that was sent out on Jan. 13. Ige was on Monday asked...
Newser5 hours ago
A shopper scans an Amazon Go app on a cellphone while entering an Amazon Go store, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, in Seattle. The artificial intelligence-powered store, which opened to the public on Monday, allows shoppers to scan their smartphone with the Amazon Go app at a turnstile, pick out the items they want and leave. The online retail giant can tell what people have purchased and automatically charges their Amazon account. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Get your stuff and go: Amazon opens store with no cashiersNo cashiers, no lines, no registers _ this is how Amazon sees the future of in-store shopping
The Associated Press16 hours ago
FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, file photo, a person displays Netflix on a tablet in North Andover, Mass. With millions of subscribers still flocking to its services, Netflix no longer worries about being protected by net neutrality. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)
Netflix's success turns net neutrality into an afterthoughtWith millions of subscribers still flocking to its services, Netflix no longer worries about being protected by net neutrality
The Associated Press18 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2017 file photo, Montana Governor Steve Bullock speaks before a U.S. Senate committee Capitol Hill in Washington. The Democrat signed an executive order Monday prohibiting telecommunications companies from receiving state contracts if they interfere with internet traffic or favor higher-paying sites or apps. ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File )
Montana mandates 'net neutrality' for state contractsMontana Gov. Steve Bullock has signed an order prohibiting telecommunications companies receiving state contracts from interfering with internet traffic and favoring their own sites and apps
The Associated Press18 hours ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, file photo, Fox News chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch attends the WSJ. Magazine 2017 Innovator Awards at The Museum of Modern Art in New York. Murdoch says Facebook should pay fees to "trusted" news producers for their content. Murdoch, whose companies own The Wall Street Journal, Fox News, the New York Post and other media properties, said Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, that publishers are "enhancing the value and integrity of Facebook through their news and content but are not being adequately rewarded for those services." (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch says Facebook should pay for newsMedia mogul Rupert Murdoch, whose companies own the Wall Street Journal, Fox News, the New York Post and other media properties, says Facebook should pay fees to "trusted" news producers for their content
The Associated Press20 hours ago
No More Grocery Cashiers? 'Amazon Go' Opens MondayAmazon will open its high-tech grocery store to the public this week after a year of beta testing the no-checkout technology on employees. Amazon Go allows shoppers to simply take whatever they want to purchase and leave, eliminating the need for lines or cashiers. The concept store is slated to...
Newser1 day ago
In this photo provided by Rocket Lab, Electron rocket carrying only a small payload of about 150 kilograms (331 pounds), lifts off from the Mahia Peninsula on New Zealand's North Island's east coast. The rocket launched from New Zealand on Sunday successfully reached orbit carrying small commercial satellites. (Rocket Lab via AP)
Rocket launched in New Zealand deploys commercial satellitesA rocket launched from New Zealand has reached orbit carrying commercial satellites for earth imaging and weather and ship tracking
The Associated Press1 day ago
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