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Google apologizes after app tagged black people ‘gorillas’

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An image-recognition feature in Google Photos application was identifying images of some black people as “gorillas”…

Smartphone ‘kill switch’ law takes effect in California

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Legislation requiring all new smartphones sold in California to come pre-equipped with theft deterrent technology takes effect in July…

New Microsoft Edge browser logo

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Microsoft’s new Edge browser has a logo that looks a whole lot like Internet Explorer’s old logo…

Google to alert drivers to railroad crossings

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Google will alert drivers as they approach railroad crossings…

SpaceX rocket destroyed on way to space station, cargo lost

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An unmanned SpaceX rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station broke apart Sunday shortly after liftoff…

Google’s new self-driving cars cruising Silicon Valley roads

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The latest models of Google’s self-driving cars are now cruising the streets near the Internet company’s Silicon Valley…

Google adding un-send button

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Remember that time you wrote something disastrously personal, but accidentally hit “reply all”…

Apple changes tune on royalties after Taylor Swift complains

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Hours after the pop superstar criticized the giant tech company in an open letter posted online, Apple announced Sunday…

Google cracks down on ‘revenge porn’ under new nudity policy

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Google plans to censor unauthorized nude photos from its influential Internet search engine in a policy change aimed at cracking down…

Softbank’s childlike robot with ‘heart’ set to go on sale

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Technology company Softbank’s Pepper robot is going on sale in Japan on Saturday…