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A woman poses as she playing a Tencent's smartphone game called "A Great Speech, clap for Xi Jinping" in Beijing, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. Ordinary young Chinese may not have paid close attention to Xi Jinping's 3-and-a-half hour marathon speech this week, but they're happy to "applaud" the president in the newest viral phenomenon to sweep China's internet. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
Viral smartphone game lets ordinary Chinese 'clap' for XiA smartphone game has gone viral by letting ordinary Chinese 'clap' for Chinese President Xi Jinping after his lengthy address at the Communist Party's national congress this week
The Associated Press8 hours ago
FILE - In this July 30, 2017, file photo, a Chinese family walks out of an Apple store in Beijing. Hundreds of workers protested Wednesday night, Oct. 18, 2017, over bonuses promised through labor brokers who recruited them to work at Jabil Inc.'s Green Point factory, an Apple supplier, in Wuxi city in southern China, according to witnesses. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)
Workers at iPhone supplier in China protest unpaid bonusesApple vows to investigate underpayment of bonuses at iPhone supplier in China after worker protests
The Associated Press15 hours ago
FILE - In this April 2014 file image frame grab from video, provided by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), a test at the FAAs technical center in Atlantic City, N.J. The U.S. government is urging that large, personal electronic devices like laptops be banned from airline checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. (FAA via AP, File)
US: Laptops in checked bags pose fire, explosion riskThe U.S. government is urging that large, personal electronic devices like laptops be banned from airline checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic explosion and fire
The Associated Press17 hours ago
FILE - In this April 25, 2013, file photo, credit and debit cards are displayed for a photographer in Baltimore. Payment processing giant Visa is launching a platform to allow banks to integrate various types of biometrics, such as your fingerprint, face, voice, etc., into approving credit card applications and payments. It could lead to customers having to take a selfie to verify they actually made an online purchase or applied for a particular credit card. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
Applying for a credit card? Please take a selfiePayment processing giant Visa is launching a platform to allow banks to integrate various types of biometrics _ your fingerprint, face, voice, etc. _ into approving credit card applications and payments
The Associated Press19 hours ago
FILE - This Monday, May 16, 2016, file photo shows a smartphone displaying the Lyft app, in Detroit. Google's parent company, Alphabet Inc., is throwing its financial support behind ride-hailing service Lyft, deepening its rift with market leader Uber. Google was an early investor in Uber, but now a self-driving car company that it created is suing Uber for alleged theft of trade secrets. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
Google parent leads $1B Lyft investment, deepening Uber riftGoogle's parent company is throwing its financial support behind ride-hailing service Lyft, further deepening its rift with the market leader Uber
The Associated Press20 hours ago
Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola discusses the city's decision to not pursue Amazon's proposed second headquarters at a news conference, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Little Rock, Ark. The city ran a full-page ad in the Washington Post, telling the e-commerce giant: "It's not you, it's us." (AP Photo/Andrew DeMillo)
Little Rock drops Amazon bid in ad: 'It's not you, it's us.'Arkansas' capital city is pre-emptively rejecting its long-shot bid to host Amazon's second headquarters, telling the online retailer in a full-page newspaper ad: "It's not you
The Associated Press20 hours ago
Packers, Microsoft join in tech venture near Lambeau FieldThe Green Bay Packers and Microsoft are launching a tech incubator in a development next to Lambeau Field in an effort to ignite innovation in an area not typically targeted by major, global companies
The Associated Press22 hours ago
LG, Qualcomm join hands for autonomous drivingLG Electronics says it has joined hands with Qualcomm to jointly research and develop autonomous driving technologies
The Associated Press1 day ago
Study: Lower-income kids give more time to TV, digital mediaA survey finds that children in lower-income families spend more time watching TV or using electronic devices than kids in more affluent homes
The Associated Press1 day ago
House, Senate intel committees receive briefing from GoogleTech giant Google has briefed the House and Senate intelligence committees ahead of two Nov. 1 hearings that will examine Russian efforts to influence U.S. elections through social media
The Associated Press1 day ago
Ohio seeks technology ideas to solve national opioid crisisOhio has launched an $8 million effort to attract ideas for using technology to solve the national opioid addiction crisis
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, file photo, an autonomous vehicle is driven by an engineer on a street in an industrial park in Boston. A new study inspired by Boston’s early experiments with self-driving cars finds that the technology could ease congestion, but also lead to more cars on the road and further encourage urban sprawl. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
Correction: Self-Driving Cars Report storyCorrection: Self-Driving Cars Report story
The Associated Press1 day ago
In this Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, photo, construction cranes fill a block across from an Amazon building in Seattle. Whichever city lands Amazon’s second headquarters, some people in Seattle, it’s original hometown, say there are downsides to having the tech giant in the neighborhood. For years now, much of downtown Seattle has been a maze of broken streets and caution-taped sidewalks, with dozens of enormous cranes towering overhead as construction trucks rumble past pedestrians and bicyclists. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Site of Amazon's HQ2 has much to learn from SeattleThe many places competing for Amazon's HQ2 have plenty to learn from the site of its HQ1
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - This Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, file photo, shows a Twitter app on an iPhone screen in New York. Twitter vowed to crack down further on hate speech and sexual harassment on its platform, days after CEO Jack Dorsey said in a tweet-storm that the company was "still" not doing enough to protect its users. In an email shared with The Associated Press Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, Twitter's head of safety policy outlined the new guidelines to the company's Trust and Safety Council, a group of outside organizations that advises Twitter on its policies against abuse. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
Twitter vows new crackdown on hateful, abusive tweetsTwitter vowed to crack down further on hate speech and sexual harassment on its platform, days after CEO Jack Dorsey said in a tweet-storm that the company was "still" not doing enough to protect its users
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Ann Dowd, from left, winner of outstanding supporting actress in a drama series, Elisabeth Moss, winner of outstanding lead actress in a drama series, and Alexis Bledel, winner of outstanding guest actress in a drama for "The Handmaid's Tale" pose in the press room at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The Nielsen company, which has long measured viewership of television programs, announced Wednesday, Oct. 18, says it has a way to collect and widely spread details about how many people watch programming produced by streaming services.  (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
Nielsen says it will report on who's watching streamed showsThe Nielsen company says it will now report how many people are watching shows on streaming services like Netflix and Amazon
The Associated Press2 days ago
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