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AP Top Technology News at 5:10 p.m. EDT

Kaspersky to open security code, but will it restore trust?
Moscow-based cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab, battered by suspicion of Russian government influence, wants to reassure customers by opening up its software's underlying code for outside review. But security experts and some U.S. politicians say the move is mostly meaningless....

Choices: Amazon says it got 238 entries for 2nd headquarters
NEW YORK (AP) -- Amazon will be sorting through 238 proposals from cities and regions in the United States, Canada and Mexico that are hoping to land the company's second headquarters and the investment it'll bring....

Red light, green light: New cop car can trip traffic signals
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Philadelphia Police Department is getting a new fleet of patrol vehicles that include a feature any motorist stuck at a traffic light would envy....

FBI couldn't access nearly 7K devices because of encryption
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The FBI hasn't been able to retrieve data from more than half of the mobile devices it tried to access in less than a year, FBI Director Christopher Wray said Sunday, turning up the heat on a debate between technology companies and law enforcement officials trying to recover encrypted communications....

World mayors pledge emissions-free cities by 2030
PARIS (AP) -- The mayors of London, Los Angeles, Paris and several other major world cities are pledging to ban gasoline and diesel vehicles from "large parts" of their cities by 2030....

New York advances drone industry with testing corridor
ROME, N.Y. (AP) -- Envisioning a day when millions of drones will buzz around delivering packages, watching crops or inspecting pipelines, a coalition is creating an airspace corridor in upstate New York where traffic management systems will be developed and unmanned aircraft can undergo safety and performance testing....

Kids, screens and parental guilt: Time to loosen up?
NEW YORK (AP) -- Parents of small children have long been hearing about the perils of "screen time." And with more screens, and new technologies such as Amazon's Echo speaker, the message is getting louder....

Cisco Systems buying BroadSoft for $1.9 billion cash
NEW YORK (AP) -- Cisco Systems Inc. will pay about $1.9 billion cash to buy BroadSoft Inc. in a move aimed at expanding its communications software offerings....

Czech office says election result web sites were hacked
PRAGUE (AP) -- The Czech Statistics Office says the web sites it used to publish results from a parliamentary election were hacked....

Google parent turns on internet balloons in Puerto Rico
MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) -- Google's parent Alphabet Inc. said Friday that its stratospheric balloons are now delivering the internet to remote areas of Puerto Rico where cellphone towers were knocked out by Hurricane Maria....

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Choices: Amazon says it got 238 entries for 2nd headquarters

Kaspersky to open security code, but will it restore trust?

Kaspersky Lab to open anti-virus software to outside review

Amazon says it received 238 proposals for 2nd headquarters

Cisco Systems buying BroadSoft for $1.9 billion cash

Czech office says election result web sites were hacked

New York advances drone industry with testing corridor

Google parent turns on internet balloons in Puerto Rico

G7 backs internet industry effort to detect, blunt extremism

Viral smartphone game lets ordinary Chinese 'clap' for Xi

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