Technology

Disney buying much of Fox, will help it compete with Netflix

Dec 14, 2017

Disney is buying a big chunk of the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox in $52.4 billion deal, gaining film and television studios and growing overseas as it tries to meet competition from technology companies

Eighth planet found in faraway solar system, matching ours

Dec 14, 2017

An 8th planet has been found in a faraway solar system, matching ours in numbers

The Latest: Trump supports Disney's 21st Century Fox deal

Dec 14, 2017

The White House says President Donald Trump supports Disney's purchase of much of 21st Century Fox.

Decade since recession: Thriving cities leave others behind

Dec 14, 2017

Superstar cities and stagnation: How the Great Recession perpetuated US regional divides

The Latest: States warming up net-neutrality lawsuits

Dec 14, 2017

The Latest: States warming up net-neutrality lawsuits

The FCC votes on party lines to undo sweeping Obama-era 'net neutrality' rules that guaranteed equal access to internet

Dec 14, 2017

The FCC votes on party lines to undo sweeping Obama-era 'net neutrality' rules that guaranteed equal access to internet

Fox looks to wrap up Sky takeover in UK, hand over to Disney

Dec 14, 2017

21st Century Fox says it will continue to pursue its 11.7 billion ($15.4 billion) takeover offer for Sky, even though Disney is buying a large part of the company owned by Rupert Murdoch's family

Ng aims to bring AI 'electricity' to manufacturing

Dec 14, 2017

The artificial intelligence researcher who called AI the new electricity is now trying to make sure every company is plugged in

What stays, what goes: Disney and Murdoch after the sale

Dec 14, 2017

Disney is buying a large part of Fox, but Fox News Channel and other U.S. television businesses are staying with the Murdoch family.

US firm: Hackers interfered with industrial facility

Dec 14, 2017

A U.S. cybersecurity firm says that hackers disrupted the operations at an industrial facility using malicious software which interfered with safety equipment