Technology

Austria: Bitcoins stolen over public wireless network

Nov 22, 2017

Austrian police say cyber thieves transferred bitcoins worth more than 100,000 euros ($117,000) from a man's account while he was logged in on a restaurant's public wireless network

Uber reveals cover-up of hack affecting 57M riders, drivers

Nov 22, 2017

Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the beleaguered ride-hailing service's customers and drivers

China says ex-top internet regulator under investigation

Nov 22, 2017

China's former top internet regulator and censor is being investigated by the ruling Communist Party's anti-corruption arm

AT&T suit may herald a new antitrust era - or Trumpian pique

Nov 22, 2017

Federal opposition to the AT&T-Time Warner merger could mark expanded antitrust efforts -- unless it's just a Trumpian one-off

Iran-based hacker charged with trying to extort HBO

Nov 22, 2017

U.S. prosecutors say a member of an Iran-based hacking group tried to extort HBO out of $6 million in digital currency by stealing unaired episodes and scripts of hit shows like "Game of Thrones"

Meg Whitman stepping down as HP Enterprise CEO

Nov 21, 2017

Meg Whitman is stepping down as the CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise

How major US stock indexes fared on Tuesday

Nov 21, 2017

The market's biggest winners this year, technology and health care, powered U.S. stock indexes to more all-time highs on Tuesday

AP Explains: What is net neutrality and why does it matter?

Nov 21, 2017

"Net neutrality" regulations, designed to prevent internet service providers like Verizon, AT&T, Comcast and Charter from favoring some sites and apps over others, are on the chopping block

Hulu sued for not offering audio service for blind customers

Nov 21, 2017

Advocacy groups have sued Hulu in an effort to force the subscription streaming service to provide an audio track that helps people who are blind or visually impaired enjoy TV shows and movies

FCC chairman sets out to repeal 'net neutrality' rules

Nov 21, 2017

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai is following through on his pledge to repeal 2015 regulations designed to ensure that internet service providers treat all online content and apps equally