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Justice Dept. sues Google over digital advertising dominance

Jan. 25, 2023 10:15 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department and eight states filed an antitrust suit against Google on Tuesday, seeking to shatter its alleged monopoly on the entire ecosystem of online advertising as a hurtful burden to advertisers, consumers and even the U.S. government. The...

3M, Union Pacific fall; HighPeak Energy, GATX rise

Jan. 24, 2023 16:15 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Tuesday: Johnson & Johnson, unchanged at $168.31. The healthcare giant reported mixed financial results for the fourth-quarter. 3M Co., down $7.62 to $115. ...

China's Huawei looks to ports, factories to rebuild sales

Jan. 23, 2023 23:20 PM EST

TIANJIN, China (AP) — As technicians in a distant control room watch on display screens, an automated crane at one of China’s busiest ports moves cargo containers from a Korean freighter to self-driving trucks in a scene tech giant Huawei sees as its future after American sanctions crushed its...

Neftlix, Alphabet rise; Lilly, Concentrix fall

Jan. 20, 2023 16:25 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Friday: Alphabet Inc., up $4.97 to $98.02. Google's owner is cutting 12,000 jobs, about 6% of its workforce, the latest tech company to trim staff. Netflix Inc., up $26.72...

Phoenix airport 1st to offer self-driving ride service Waymo

Dec. 16, 2022 17:14 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — As Phoenix gets ready to host the Super Bowl, Mayor Kate Gallego announced Friday that Sky Harbor International Airport will be the first to offer the self-driving ride-hailing service Waymo. “The future is here," Gallego said at a news conference in front of the...

Apple-Apps-Top-10

Dec. 06, 2022 12:04 PM EST

Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Shadowrocket, Shadow Launch Technology Limited 3. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 4. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 5. HotSchedules, HotSchedules 6. Bloons TD 6, Ninja...

Google appeals huge Android antitrust fine to EU's top court

Dec. 01, 2022 07:19 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — Google is challenging a record European Union antitrust fine that took aim at the Android operating system's role in restricting mobile competition and consumer choice. The company said Thursday that it filed the appeal against the 4.125 billion euro ($4.3 billion)...

Apple-Apps-Top-10

Nov. 23, 2022 11:26 AM EST

Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Shadowrocket, Shadow Launch Technology Limited 3. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 4. HotSchedules, HotSchedules 5. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 6. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games...

With Twitter in chaos, some ways to protect your account

Nov. 18, 2022 19:10 PM EST

Twitter is in chaos. Elon Musk, its new owner, has decimated its staff and this week gave those remaining an ultimatum — work grueling hours and be “extremely hardcore ” or leave. Hundreds chose the latter and headed for the door. There are already signs that the exodus is...

40 states settle Google location-tracking charges for $392M

Nov. 14, 2022 15:30 PM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Search giant Google has agreed to a $391.5 million settlement with 40 states to resolve an investigation into how the company tracked users' locations, state attorneys general announced Monday. The states' investigation was sparked by a 2018 Associated Press...