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In this Dec. 13, 2016, file photo, Anthony Levandowski, head of Uber's self-driving program, speaks about their driverless car in San Francisco.

Google's self-driving car company escalates battle with Uber

A self-driving car company founded by Google is presenting new evidence to support allegations that a former manager stole technology sold to Uber to help the ride-hailing service build its own robot-powered vehicles.

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FILE - This Feb. 19, 2014, file photo, shows WhatsApp and Facebook app icons on a smartphone in New York.

WikiLeaks CIA files: Are they real and are they a risk?

WikiLeaks has published thousands of documents that the anti-secrecy organization said were classified files revealing scores of secrets about CIA hacking tools used to break into targeted computers, cellphones and even smart TVs.

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Mark Zuckerberg, chairman and CEO of Facebook.

Harvard dropout Zuckerberg to address grads at alma mater

Mark Zuckerberg is headed back to Harvard, but this time he'll be giving the commencement speech.

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Pope Francis salutes as he leaves the St. John in Lateran Basilica after meeting parishioners in Rome, Thursday, March 2, 2017.

Pope urges faithful to consult Bible as often as cellphones

Pope Francis has called on the faithful to consult the Bible with the same frequency as they might consult their cellphones for messages.

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Nao Imoto, 31 years old, shows off Nintendo's newest computer game console

Nintendo Switch's big challenge: luring casual gamers

With three kids and constant travel for work, John Hussey jumped at the chance to play an open-world adventure game like "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" anywhere, anytime.

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Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel poses for a photo in Los Angeles.

Snapchat parent passes big test: IPO above expectation

Snapchat parent Snap Inc. started its official bid to go public last Halloween. Now investors get to learn whether they're in for a trick or a treat.

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Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, left, introduces Dan Song, the president of LG's home appliances division, during an announcement Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

LG to build $250M plant in Tennessee, creating 600 jobs

South Korean appliance maker LG Electronics Inc. announced Tuesday that it has selected Tennessee as the site for its first washing machine plant in the United States.

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Attendees check the new re-launched Nokia 3310 phone, during a Nokia presentation ahead of Monday's opening of the Mobile World Congress wireless show in Barcelona, Spain.

Samsung delays its new phone, and showcases tablets instead

Samsung's product showcase Sunday is notable for what's missing: a new flagship phone.

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Yvonne Felix wears eSight electronic glasses and looks around Union Square during a visit to San Francisco.

Sharp vision: New glasses help the legally blind see

Jeff Regan was born with underdeveloped optic nerves and had spent most of his life in a blur. Then four years ago, he donned an unwieldy headset made by a Toronto company called eSight.

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This image provided by Apple shows the Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park in Cupertino, Calif.

New Apple headquarters to have theater named for Steve Jobs

Apple has announced that its new headquarters will open for employees in the spring and will include a theater named for its late co-founder, Steve Jobs.

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Yahoo is taking a $350 million hit on its previously announced $4.8 billion sale to Verizon in a concession for security lapses that exposed personal information stored in more than 1 billion Yahoo user accounts.

Yahoo salvages Verizon deal with $350 million discount

Yahoo is taking a $350 million hit on its previously announced $4.8 billion sale to Verizon in a concession for security lapses that exposed personal information stored in more than 1 billion Yahoo user accounts

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Self-driving vehicles could begin tooling down a bustling Atlanta street full of cars, buses, bicyclists and college students, as the city vies with other communities nationwide to test the emerging technology.

Atlanta, other cities eye test tracks for self-driving cars

Self-driving vehicles could begin tooling down a bustling Atlanta street full of cars, buses, bicyclists and college students, as the city vies with other communities nationwide to test the emerging technology.

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Mark Zuckerberg, chairman and CEO of Facebook, waves at the CEO summit during the annual Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum in Lima, Peru.

The Zuckerberg manifesto: How he plans to debug the world

Mark Zuckerberg's long-term vision for Facebook, laid out in a sweeping manifesto , sometimes sounds more like a utopian social guide than a business plan. Are we, he asks, "building the world we all want?"

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Yahoo's headquarters in Sunnyvale, Calif.

Yahoo issues another warning in fallout from hacking attacks

Yahoo is warning users of potentially malicious activity on their accounts between 2015 and 2016, the latest development in the internet company's investigation of a mega-breach that exposed 1 billion users' data several years ago.

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French Presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron visists the Notre-Dame d'Afrique basilica in Algiers.

French president calls for more cybersecurity for election

French President Francois Hollande is calling for new security measures around the country's presidential race, notably to protect against hacking.

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Toshiba Corp. President Satoshi Tsunakawa bows during a press conference at the company's headquarters in Tokyo, Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017.

Toshiba chairman resigns over huge nuclear business loss

Toshiba Corp.'s chairman resigned Tuesday after the company logged such massive losses in its nuclear business that it must sell its lucrative computer-chip business to avoid going belly-up.

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A model of EHang 184 and the next generation of Dubai Drone Taxi is seen during the second day of the World Government Summit in Dubai.

Up, up and away: Passenger-carrying drone to fly in Dubai

Up, up and away: Dubai hopes to have a passenger-carrying drone regularly buzzing through the skyline of this futuristic city-state in July.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook waves at members of the media as he leaves 10 Downing Street in London.

Apple's Tim Cook: Fake news is 'killing people's minds'

Apple chief executive Tim Cook says fake news is "killing minds," and governments and tech firms must act to stop it.

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A Facebook employee walks past a sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif.

Facebook employees to get 20 days off for family bereavement

Facebook says it is extending its bereavement policies and will also allow employees paid time off when a family member is sick.

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A girl looks at Facebook on her computer in Palo Alto, Calif.

Fighting fake news isn't just up to Facebook and Google

You, too, can join the battle against misleading and other "fake" news online. But your options are somewhat limited unless you're already an academic or data scientist who's been studying the subject since way before Donald Trump started running for president.

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