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Monday, Sep 4, 2017 at 09:01 AM CDT

Apple CEO Speaks Out as Trump Weighs Young Immigrants' Fate

Apple CEO Speaks Out as Trump Weighs Young Immigrants' Fate

Apple CEO Tim Cook says he is standing by hundreds of Apple immigrant employees brought to the United States as children who have been shielded from deportation by a program President Donald Trump might...

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 at 06:54 PM CDT

Frustration Mounts Over Premiums for Individual Health Plans

Frustration Mounts Over Premiums for Individual Health Plans

Millions of people who buy individual health insurance policies and get no financial help from the Affordable Care Act are bracing for another year of double-digit premium increases, and their frustration is...

Friday, Sep 1, 2017 at 09:26 PM CDT

Roku Seeks $100M in IPO

Roku Seeks $100M in IPO

Video streaming player pioneer Roku is going public, hoping to raise money to expand into more households and fend off competitive threats from bigger technology companies. Roku listed a $100 million fundraisi...

Thursday, Aug 31, 2017 at 11:29 AM CDT

Apple's iPhone 8 Event Set for Sept. 12

Apple's iPhone 8 Event Set for Sept. 12

Apple will host its iPhone 8 event on Sept. 12, CNBC reported. The company sent invites out to the press with a note: "Let's meet at our place. Please join us for the first-ever event at the Steve Jobs...

Wednesday, Aug 30, 2017 at 05:55 PM CDT

New Uber CEO Says Company Must Change to Get to Next Level

New Uber CEO Says Company Must Change to Get to Next Level

Uber's new CEO told company employees Wednesday that the ride-hailing company must change, and what got it to this point won't get it to the next level. Dara Khosrowshahi, who was CEO of Expedia, spoke at...

Tuesday, Aug 29, 2017 at 06:06 AM CDT

Domino's, Ford Team Up to Test Self-Driving Delivery

Domino's, Ford Team Up to Test Self-Driving Delivery

No ring of the doorbell, just a text. No tip for the driver? No problem in this test, where Domino's and Ford are teaming up to see if customers will warm to the idea of pizza delivered by driverless cars. Sta...

Monday, Aug 28, 2017 at 01:54 AM CDT

Uber Selects Expedia CEO to be Its New Chief: Sources

Uber Selects Expedia CEO to be Its New Chief: Sources

Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has been named Uber's top executive, taking the difficult job of mending the dysfunctional ride-hailing giant and turning it from money-losing behemoth to a profitable company. Ub...

Friday, Aug 25, 2017 at 10:37 AM CDT

New Wearable Tech to Defend Against Sexual Assault

New Wearable Tech to Defend Against Sexual Assault

One in five women are sexually assaulted or raped while in college. Take a look at these new tools that aim to help combat the problem through technology.

Thursday, Aug 24, 2017 at 06:38 AM CDT

Dad Warns Parents About App After Disturbing Encounter

Dad Warns Parents About App After Disturbing Encounter

A suburban Chicago dad has issued a now-viral warning to parents after he made a disturbing discovery on a popular app being used by his 7-year-old daughter.

Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 at 04:35 PM CDT

Meet 'Pepper' the Robot Priest

Meet 'Pepper' the Robot Priest

Japanese telecommunications company Softbank has built a robot programmed to fulfill religious duties. The robot, named "Pepper," is on display at a funeral and cemetery expo in Tokyo.

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