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In this Jan. 23, 2021, file photo, a woman wearing face mask looks at her phone in Hanoi, Vietnam. Amnesty International has found that a hacking group known as Ocean Lotus has been staging more spyware attacks on Vietnamese human rights activists in the latest blow to freedom of speech in the communist-ruled country. (AP Photo/Hau Dinh, File)
Amnesty International: Hackers attacking Vietnam dissidentsAmnesty International says it has found that a hacking group known as Ocean Lotus has been staging more spyware attacks on Vietnamese human rights activists in the latest blow to freedom of speech in the communist-ruled country
The Associated Press14 hours ago
FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2020, file photo, state Sen. Scott Wiener, D-San Francisco, speaks at a news conference in Sacramento, Calif. On Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, a federal judge ruled California could enforce a 2018 net neutrality law. The law, authored by Wiener, aims to prevent internet service providers from intentionally slowing down internet speeds, among other things. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
Federal judge says California can enforce net neutrality lawA federal judge has ruled California can enforce its net neutrality law
The Associated Press18 hours ago
Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., speaks during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021 in Washington. (Demetrius Freeman/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)
Tech firms say there's little doubt Russia behind major hackLeading technology companies say a monthslong breach of corporate and government networks was so sophisticated, focused and labor-intensive that a nation had to be behind it and the evidence points to Russia
The Associated Press21 hours ago
This illustration provided by NASA shows a diagram added over the parachute deployed during the descent of the Mars Perseverance rover as it approaches the surface of the planet on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021. Systems engineer Ian Clark used a binary code to spell out “Dare Mighty Things” in the orange and white strips of the 70-foot (21-meter) parachute. He also included the GPS coordinates for the mission's headquarters at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif. (NASA/JPL-Caltech via AP)
Mars rover's giant parachute carried secret messageThe huge parachute used by NASA's Perseverance rover to land on Mars contained a secret message
The Associated Press22 hours ago
FILE - This March 29, 2018, file photo shows the Facebook logo on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square. Facebook said on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, it lift its ban on Australians sharing news after a deal was struck on legislation that would make digital giants pay for journalism.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
Unfriended no more: Facebook to lift Australia news banFacebook says it will lift a ban on Australians viewing and sharing news on its platform after it struck a deal with the government on proposed legislation that would make digital giants pay for journalism
The Associated Press1 day ago
In this image taken from video, the engine of United Airlines Flight 328 is on fire after after experiencing "a right-engine failure" shortly after takeoff from Denver International Airport, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021, in Denver, Colo. The Boeing 777 landed safely and none of the passengers or crew onboard were hurt. (Chad Schnell via AP)
EXPLAINER: Why a plane's engine exploded over DenverThe investigation into the engine explosion on a United Airlines flight over the weekend is homing in on why engine fan blades broke off
The Associated Press1 day ago
This composite image made available by NASA, produced from photos captured Feb. 20, 2021 by the Perseverance Mars rover, shows the surface of Mars. It landed on Thursday, Feb. 18. (NASA/JPL-Caltech via AP)
NASA releases Mars landing video: 'Stuff of our dreams'NASA has released the first high-quality video of a spacecraft landing on Mars
The Associated Press1 day ago
This image released by SYFY shows Alien Harry in the new series "Resident Alien." (James Dittinger/SYFY via AP)
Syfy's 'Resident Alien' invader gets lift-off with viewersA new Syfy channel series about a space alien stuck in a small Colorado town is getting attention from critics and viewers
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - This Sept. 4, 2017, aerial file photo shows Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant reactors, from bottom at right, Unit 1, Unit 2 and Unit 3, in Okuma town, Fukushima prefecture, northeastern Japan. Its operator Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) says both of two seismometers at Unit 3, one of three melted reactors, had been out of order since last week and were not able to collect data when a powerful earthquake struck the area on Feb. 13, 2021, calling into question if the company's risk management has improved since the disaster. (Daisuke Suzuki/Kyodo News via AP, File)
Fukushima nuclear plant operator: Seismometers were brokenThe operator of the wrecked Fukushima nuclear power plant says two seismometers at one of its three melted reactors have been out of order since last year and did not collect data when a powerful earthquake struck the area earlier this month
The Associated Press2 days ago
FILE - In this Thursday, May 16, 2019 file photo, a man is silhouetted near the Huawei logo in Beijing. Struggling under U.S. sanctions, Chinese tech giant Huawei has unveiled a new flagship foldable smartphone but says it will only be sold in China.  (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)
Huawei unveils flagship foldable smartphone for China marketStruggling under U.S. sanctions, Chinese tech giant Huawei has unveiled a new flagship foldable smartphone but says it will only be sold in China
The Associated Press2 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021 file photo, the Microsoft company logo is displayed at their offices in Sydney. Microsoft and four big European Union news industry lobbying groups unveiled their plan Monday Feb. 22, 2021, to push for a system to make big tech platforms pay for news, raising the stakes in the brewing battle over whether Google and Facebook should pay for journalism. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft, File)
Microsoft, EU publishers seek Australia-style news paymentsMicrosoft is teaming up with European publishers to push for a system to make big tech platforms pay for news
The Associated Press2 days ago
In this undated photo provided by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Hayley Arceneaux stands near a SpaceX rocket at the aerospace company's headquarters in Hawthorne, Calif. Arceneaux, 29, will become the youngest American in space when she blasts off in SpaceX's first private spaceflight planned for the fall of 2021 with entrepreneur Jared Isaacman and two yet-to-be-chosen contest winners. (St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital via AP)
Bone cancer survivor to join billionaire on SpaceX flightA bone cancer survivor who's now a physician assistant will join a billionaire on SpaceX's first private spaceflight this fall
The Associated Press2 days ago
In this image taken from video, the engine of United Airlines Flight 328 is on fire after after experiencing "a right-engine failure" shortly after takeoff from Denver International Airport, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021, in Denver, Colo. The flight landed safely and none of the passengers or crew onboard were hurt. (Chad Schnell via AP)
Boeing: 777s with engine that blew apart should be groundedBoeing has recommended that airlines ground all 777s with the type of engine that blew apart after takeoff from Denver this past weekend
The Associated Press2 days ago
DeAndré Upshaw shows a $5,000 bill from Griddy on his cell phone for his 900-square-foot apartment during very cold weather in Dallas, on Friday, Feb. 19, 2021. The Texas power supplier Griddy, which sells unusual plans with prices tied to the spot price of power on the Texas grid, warned its customers over the weekend that their bills would rise significantly during the storm and that they should switch providers. (Lola Gomez//The Dallas Morning News via AP)
Why some Texans are getting sky-high energy billsAfter unusual icy weather left millions of Texans without power, some are facing another crisis: Sky-high electricity bills
The Associated Press2 days ago
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