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SoftBank Corp.'s CEO Ken Miyauchi attends a press conference in Tokyo, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018. SoftBank Group Corp.'s Japanese mobile subsidiary suffered a bitter debut on the Tokyo market, slumping 15 percent. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
SoftBank mobile subsidiary has bitter debut on Tokyo marketSoftBank mobile subsidiary suffers bitter debut on the Tokyo market, slumping 15 percent after it reportedly raised $23 billion
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Elon Musk, co-founder and chief executive officer of Tesla Inc., speaks during an unveiling event for the Boring Co. Hawthorne test tunnel in Hawthorne, Calif., on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018.  Musk has unveiled his underground transportation tunnel, allowing invited guests to take some of the first rides ever on the tech entrepreneur's solution to "soul-destroying traffic." (Robyn Beck/Pool Photo via AP)
Elon Musk unveils underground tunnel, offers rides to VIPsElon Musk unveils his underground transportation tunnel
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FILE - In this his June 27, 2012 file photo, Vic Gundotra, Google Senior Vice President of Engineering, talks about Google Plus at the Google I/O conference in San Francisco. Nearly two dozen consumer, privacy and public health groups are urging U.S. regulators to investigate whether children are being endangered by deceptive apps in Google’s app store for Android smartphones. A complaint filed Dec. 19, 2018, with the FTC alleges Google’s Play store is harming kids by allowing apps that break privacy laws, contain adult content or include manipulative advertising in a section designed for young children. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)
Consumer groups allege Google misleads kids in FTC complaintGoogle faces allegations of distributing deceptive, potentially dangerous apps to children on Android smartphones
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St. Louis police searching for woman's stolen tiny homeIt shouldn't be hard to spot the property stolen from St. Louis resident Meghan Panu
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An autonomous vehicle called an R1 created to deliver groceries is displayed outside a Fry's grocery store, which is owned by Kroger Co., in Scottsdale, Ariz., Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018. The fully autonomous vehicle is set begin piloting public roads Tuesday with no back up driver, though it will be monitored by humans in another automobile. (AP Photo/Brian Skoloff)
Need some milk? Driverless cars start delivering groceriesThe nation's largest grocery chain has leaped into the driverless delivery market
The Associated Press7 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2017, file photo, Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson speaks at a news conference in Seattle. Google and Facebook are being ordered by a Washington state judge to pay $455,000 for a campaign finance violation case, Ferguson said Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018. Google will pay $217,000 and Facebook will pay $238,000 in response to two lawsuits filed in June that accused the tech firms of not obeying the state law on political-ad transparency, Ferguson said. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)
Google, Facebook to pay $450K for Washington state violationGoogle and Facebook are being ordered by a Washington state judge to pay $455,000 in a campaign finance violation case
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Guy Hacks Baby Monitor, Says He's in Baby's NurseryNathan and Ellen Rigney were asleep just before midnight Monday when the baby monitor next to their bed started making a beeping noise. Next, the Texas couple started hearing "sexual expletives," which they assumed were coming from inside their 4-month-old son's room. "Then [he] said 'I’m going to kidnap your...
Newser8 hours ago
US: German company to plead guilty in VW emissions schemeU.S. authorities say a German engineering company has agreed to plead guilty and pay $35 million for its role in the Volkswagen vehicle emissions scandal
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This March 17, 2017, photo shows an Uber self-driving Volvo in Pittsburgh. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has approved Uber's request to resume testing of autonomous vehicles on public roads in the Pittsburgh area. The approval, effective Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, and lasting for one year, comes about nine months after one of Uber's autonomous test vehicles hit and killed an Arizona pedestrian. Testing was suspended after March 18 crash in Tempe, Arizona. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Uber approved to resume autonomous car tests in PittsburghPennsylvania's Department of Transportation has approved Uber's request to resume testing autonomous vehicles on public roads in the Pittsburgh area
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Launch of next generation GPS satellite postponed for 1 dayThe launch of a new GPS satellite has been postponed because of an unspecified problem with the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket
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