Technology

  • Australian prime minister loses control of WeChat account
    Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has lost control of his Chinese-owned social media platform WeChat account and a lawmaker has accused China’s leaders of political interferenceBy ROD McGUIRK Associated PressJanuary 24, 2022, 5:16 AM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleCANBERRA, Australia -- Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2022-01-23 By ROD McGUIRK Associated Press
  • As Biden struggles, Harris touts California wildfire aid
    Vice President Kamala Harris returned to her home state during challenging times for the White House to highlight funding for federal wildfire programsBy MICHAEL R. BLOOD AP Political WriterJanuary 22, 2022, 4:45 AM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleSAN BERNARDINO, Calif. -- After a difficult first year... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2022-01-21 By MICHAEL R. BLOOD AP Political Writer
  • US, Colorado reach proposed settlement in 2015 mine spill
    Colorado, the U.S. government and a gold mining company have agreed to resolve a longstanding dispute over who’s responsible for cleanup at a Superfund site that was established after a massive 2015 spill of hazardous mine wasteBy JAMES ANDERSON Associated PressJanuary 21, 2022, 8:20 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2022-01-21 By JAMES ANDERSON Associated Press
  • US academics use radar to help seek missing in split Cyprus
    U.S. academics who help locate Holocaust mass graves and execution sites in Eastern Europe have used high-tech, ground-penetrating radar to identify potential burial sites of people who disappeared amid war and interethnic strife in Cyprus decades agoBy MENELAOS HADJICOSTIS Associated PressJanuary 21, 2022, 4:26 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2022-01-21 By MENELAOS HADJICOSTIS Associated Press
  • Search on for humpback whale entangled in debris off Hawaii
    A marine mammal rescue team is searching for an adult humpback whale that's entangled in debris off the coast of HawaiiByThe Associated PressJanuary 21, 2022, 3:49 AM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articlePOIPU, Hawaii -- A marine mammal rescue team is looking for an adult humpback whale... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2022-01-20 By The Associated Press
  • Native American tribe, New Mexico ink water leasing deal
    A Native American tribe has agreed to lease more of its water to help address dwindling supplies in the Colorado River BasinBy SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN Associated PressJanuary 20, 2022, 11:49 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- A Native American tribe has agreed to lease... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2022-01-20 By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN Associated Press
  • New vehicles to be rated on how they make drivers stay alert
    DETROIT -- Two organizations that influence many Americans’ automobile buying decisions will begin rating vehicles on how well they track behavior of motorists who use partially automated driver-assist systems.Consumer Reports and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety say the ratings will factor into scores for new models starting this year.... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2022-01-20 By TOM KRISHER AP Auto Writer
  • Washington justices uphold $18M fine in GMO-labeling case
    The Washington Supreme Court has narrowly upheld an $18 million fine against an association of large food brands that funneled dark money into a state political campaignBy GENE JOHNSON Associated PressJanuary 20, 2022, 7:37 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleSEATTLE -- The Washington Supreme Court has... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2022-01-20 By GENE JOHNSON Associated Press
  • US researchers test pig-to-human transplant in donated body
    Researchers on Thursday reported the latest in a surprising string of experiments in the quest to save human lives with organs from genetically modified pigs.This time around, surgeons in Alabama transplanted a pig’s kidneys into a brain-dead man — a step-by-step rehearsal for an operation they hope to try in... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2022-01-20 By LAURAN NEERGAARD AP Medical Writer
  • Cut off by volcano, Tongans relieved as contact restored
    As the massive undersea Hunga Tonga Hunga Ha’apai volcano erupted on Saturday, Tongans from around the world gazed on as their relatives livestreamed images of the billowing clouds of ash, gas and steam emerged from beneath the depthsBy DAVID RISING Associated PressJanuary 20, 2022, 5:09 PM• 4 min readShare to... Read more
    Source: ABC - Technology Published on: 2022-01-20 By DAVID RISING Associated Press