Technology

BC-US--Super Bowl Ads-The Latest,1st Ld-Writethru, US

NEW YORK (AP) The latest developments in Super Bowl commercials before, during and after the Big Game:
Published: 02/07/16
Super Bowl ads: What financial crisis?

Super Bowl ads: What financial crisis?

The Latest: A Quicken Loans ad touts a mobile app with the line, "Push button, get mortgage," evoking memories of reckless lending that led to the Great Recession
Published: 02/07/16

Nevada awards $626K to train workers for high-tech jobs

Nevada awarded $626K in grants to six schools and organizations that train workers for well-paid, high-tech jobs
Published: 02/07/16
Somalia spokesman: Video shows laptop handed to bomb suspect

Somalia spokesman: Video shows laptop handed to bomb suspect

A Somalia government spokesman says that CCTV video footage at Mogadishu airport shows two men handing what looks like a laptop computer to the suspected suicide bomber after he passed through the security checkpoint
Published: 02/07/16
Insider Q&A: Competing with cable's Internet offerings

Insider Q&A: Competing with cable's Internet offerings

A Q&A with Chet Kanojia, founder of a startup that wants to compete with cable's Internet offerings
Published: 02/07/16
License plate readers a double-edged sword for NY village

License plate readers a double-edged sword for NY village

A New York village that installed a ring of license plate scanning cameras in hopes of improving policing has found the monitors have become something of a double-edged sword
Published: 02/07/16
Corrections secretary resigns amid early release controversy

Corrections secretary resigns amid early release controversy

Washington state Corrections Secretary Dan Pacholke resigned on Saturday amid a controversy over the early release of prisoners, telling a Republican senator he hoped his departure would satisfy the "need for blood."
Published: 02/06/16

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says timeline will stay in real time

Twitter CEO says the social media website's stream of tweets will stay live and in real time
Published: 02/06/16

Barbara Bush foundation, X Prize aim to boost adult literacy

More than 109 teams are competing for Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy X Prize
Published: 02/06/16

App launched with uniquely African emojis

App developers have launched a series of uniquely African emojis with characters dressed in traditional African attire and captions using local phrases
Published: 02/06/16