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  • California wildfire flares but within line crews have built
    California’s largest wildfire so far this year is flaring up, but authorities say it's because flames are chewing through unburned islands of vegetation within a perimeter that firefighters have builtByThe Associated PressJuly 31, 2021, 1:14 AM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articlePARADISE, Calif. -- California’s largest wildfire... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2021-07-30 By The Associated Press
  • Russia blames space station lab incident on software failure
    A Russian space official has blamed a software problem on a newly docked science lab that briefly knocked the International Space Station out of positionBy DARIA LITVINOVA Associated PressJuly 30, 2021, 5:52 PM• 4 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleMOSCOW -- A Russian space official on Friday blamed... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2021-07-30 By DARIA LITVINOVA Associated Press
  • In heat emergency, Greece adds checks for fires, power cuts
    Greek authorities are ordering additional fire patrols and infrastructure maintenance inspections as the country grapples with a heat wave expected to last more than a weekBy DEREK GATOPOULOS Associated PressJuly 30, 2021, 3:52 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleATHENS -- Greek authorities ordered additional fire patrols... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2021-07-30 By DEREK GATOPOULOS Associated Press
  • China's Didi denies report of plan to buy back shares
    Didi Global Inc. has denied a report by The Wall Street Journal that the ride-hailing service was considering buying back its U.S.-traded shares after its June market debut was disrupted by Chinese government orders to overhaul data securityByThe Associated PressJuly 30, 2021, 4:20 AM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2021-07-29 By The Associated Press
  • New Russian lab briefly knocks space station out of position
    A problem with a newly docked Russian science lab briefly knocked the International Space Station out of positionBy SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science WriterJuly 29, 2021, 10:31 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleMOSCOW -- A newly arrived Russian science lab briefly knocked the International Space Station out... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2021-07-29 By SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer
  • Nikola founder Milton freed on $100M bail after fraud arrest
    NEW YORK -- The founder and one-time executive chair of Nikola Corp. was freed on $100 million bail Thursday after pleading not guilty to charges alleging he lied about the electric and hydrogen-powered truck startup, duping novice investors including some financially struggling people looking for income during the pandemic.Trevor Milton,... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2021-07-29 By LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press
  • Amazon delivers a mixed bag of 2Q results, shares slide
    Amazon on Thursday turned in a mixed bag of results for its fiscal second quarter, coming up short of Wall Street expectations in revenue but beating on profitsBy ANNE D'INNOCENZIO AP Retail WriterJuly 29, 2021, 9:26 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleNEW YORK -- Amazon on... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2021-07-29 By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO AP Retail Writer
  • What is a COVID-19 vaccine 'breakthrough' case?
    A COVID-19 vaccine “breakthrough” case is when a vaccinated person gets infected with the coronavirusBy The Associated PressJuly 29, 2021, 10:32 AM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleWhat is a COVID-19 vaccine “breakthrough” case?It’s when a fully vaccinated person gets infected with the coronavirus.In studies, the two-dose... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2021-07-29 By The Associated Press
  • Facebook profits top $10B as revenue soars
    Facebook doubled its profit in the second quarter thanks to a massive increase in advertising revenue, especially the price of ads it delivers to its nearly 3 billion usersBy BARBARA ORTUTAY AP Technology WriterJuly 28, 2021, 9:44 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleFacebook doubled its profit... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2021-07-28 By BARBARA ORTUTAY AP Technology Writer
  • EXPLAINER: Risks underlie tumbling Chinese company shares
    BEIJING -- Foreign shareholders in China’s tech companies are learning what its entrepreneurs have long known: The ruling Communist Party’s decisions about what is good for the economy can hurt your business.The stock prices of internet giants Tencent and Alibaba and ride-hailing service Didi tumbled after President Xi Jinping’s government... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2021-07-28 By JOE McDONALD AP Business Writer