AP - ap.online.headlines.technology http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.technology News Sat, 31 Jan 2015 09:24:20 -0500 Just whose Internet is it? New federal rules may answer that Sat, 31 Jan 2015 09:11:13 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/31/US--Net.Neutrality-News.Guide/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Net.Neutrality-News.Guide c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-39f WASHINGTON (AP) — Whose Internet is it anyway? Uber says outside review shows customer data safe, private Fri, 30 Jan 2015 20:32:14 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/31/US--Uber-Data.Privacy/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Uber-Data.Privacy c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-5ff SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber Technologies says that if you catch a ride with one of its drivers, your personal and financial data are safe — from Uber itself. Alibaba promises more action against fake goods Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:17:42 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/30/AS--China-Alibaba/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_AS--China-Alibaba c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-8e3 BEIJING (AP) — E-commerce giant Alibaba pledged Friday to do more to fight online sales of counterfeit goods, quickly settling a public dispute with a Chinese regulator after the value of its U.S.-traded shares plunged. AT&T, Verizon get more airwaves: Expect more mobile capacity Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:25:53 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/30/US-TEC-Wireless-Auction/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US-TEC-Wireless-Auction c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-70c NEW YORK (AP) — Consumers may see improved networks after AT&T and Verizon, the two largest U.S. wireless companies, spent billions in the government's latest airwaves auction. How can Google snap its stock out of its stupor? Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:23:33 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/30/US--Google-Money.Management/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Google-Money.Management c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-a76 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google has turned into a stock market laggard as the shift to mobile devices has lowered the Internet search leader's digital ad prices and the company's expensive investments in far-out technology has trimmed its profit margins. Smart Spending: Why investors are applauding Amazon earnings Fri, 30 Jan 2015 06:40:33 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/30/US--Amazon-Soaring.Stock/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Amazon-Soaring.Stock c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-bd3 NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon.com Inc.'s fourth-quarter earnings roundly beat analyst expectations, sending the Seattle e-commerce giant's stock soaring 11 percent in premarket trading Friday. Here's a closer look at what investors applauded and hope continues. IBM boss gets bonus despite company's woes Fri, 30 Jan 2015 18:39:28 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/30/US-TEC--IBM-CEO.Pay.Raise/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US-TEC--IBM-CEO.Pay.Raise c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-670 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — IBM boss Virginia Rometty will get a $3.6 million bonus for her performance last year, even though the company's sales and profits declined in 2014. Smartphone Snapshot: Samsung getting squeezed Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:35:47 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/29/US-TEC--Smartphone.Snapshot/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US-TEC--Smartphone.Snapshot c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-1057 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The runaway success of Apple's newest iPhone has fueled a dramatic shift in the global market: the California tech giant is now neck-and-neck with South Korea's Samsung for the title of world's leading seller of smartphones. Battle of the big phones: Samsung down in China, Apple gains Thu, 29 Jan 2015 13:10:42 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/29/AS-SKorea-Earns-Samsung-Electronics/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_AS-SKorea-Earns-Samsung-Electronics c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-13ef SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung lost the battle of the big phones last quarter as Apple's copycat large iPhone lured buyers in the crucial Chinese market. SpongeBob online? Nickelodeon to offer Internet subscription Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:16:52 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/29/US-TEC--Viacom-Nickelodeon.Online/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US-TEC--Viacom-Nickelodeon.Online c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-1183 NEW YORK (AP) — SpongeBob fans rejoice: Nickelodeon is the latest cable channel to plan a stand-alone Internet offering. Alibaba run-in with China regulator signals tougher scrutiny Thu, 29 Jan 2015 21:30:01 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/29/AS--China-Alibaba_s.Honeymoon/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_AS--China-Alibaba_s.Honeymoon c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-1229 BEIJING (AP) — For years, Alibaba faced complaints it failed to stamp out sales of counterfeit goods on its e-commerce websites. But Chinese regulators stayed silent, apparently reluctant to disrupt the rise of an Internet star even as they accused foreign automakers, dairies and others of violating anti-monopoly or consumer protection rules. Alibaba shares tumble on 4Q revenue miss Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:17:56 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/29/US-Earns-Alibaba/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US-Earns-Alibaba c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-1261 NEW YORK (AP) — Alibaba's Group shares dropped 10 percent on Thursday after the Chinese e-commerce powerhouse reported holiday-quarter revenue that surged 40 percent but missed analyst expectations. FTC settles case against 'revenge porn' site operator Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:29:40 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/29/US--Revenge.Porn/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Revenge.Porn c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-fbe WASHINGTON (AP) — A Colorado man accused of operating a "revenge porn" website has settled with federal regulators who said he broke the law by posting nude pictures of women without their consent or knowledge. Blogger helps raise $1 million so NYC kids can visit Harvard Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:09:32 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/29/US--Humans.of.New.York-Harvard/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Humans.of.New.York-Harvard c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-fbd NEW YORK (AP) — A fundraising campaign inspired by the popular photo blog Humans of New York has raised more than $1 million to send middle-school students from a high-poverty Brooklyn school on field trips to Harvard. Nokia turns to fourth quarter profit buoyed by strong growth Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:53:40 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/29/EU--Finland-Earns-Nokia/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_EU--Finland-Earns-Nokia c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-11fa HELSINKI (AP) — Nokia made a net profit of 443 million euros ($502 million) in the fourth quarter and sales grew nearly 10 percent, but its share price fell Thursday as the results were offset by a poor performance in some regions, higher costs and a low dividend. Google's 4Q earnings disappoint, but CFO eases the letdown Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:42:55 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/29/US--Google-Challenges/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Google-Challenges c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-f4e SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google has gotten into the habit of missing analysts' earnings targets, frustrating investors who believe the online search leader would be more profitable it wasn't pouring so much money into far-flung projects such as Internet-connected eyewear and driverless cars. Amazon's big spending pays off in 4th quarter Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:19:12 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/29/US--Amazon-Spending/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Amazon-Spending c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-f1a NEW YORK (AP) — It was a Prime quarter for Amazon. Amazon shares spike as 4Q profit beats by a mile Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:48:10 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/29/US--Earns-Amazon/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Earns-Amazon c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-f77 NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Amazon.com jumped over 8 percent in aftermarket trading after the e-commerce giant beat quarterly profit expectations by a mile. EU plans to step up fight on online jihadi propaganda Thu, 29 Jan 2015 10:24:20 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/29/EU-Europe-Terror-Propaganda/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_EU-Europe-Terror-Propaganda c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-11c0 RIGA, Latvia (AP) — The EU on Thursday called for more help from Internet companies to fight online terrorist propaganda in the face of the terror attacks in France. US sheriffs expand concerns about Waze mobile traffic app Thu, 29 Jan 2015 03:34:18 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/technology/2015/01/29/US--Police.Tracking.App/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_technology_US--Police.Tracking.App c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-130c WASHINGTON (AP) — Not only does a feature of a popular Google Inc. mobile app put police officers' lives in danger, it also interferes with law enforcement's ability to carry out its speeding ticket mission, a leading group of sheriffs said Wednesday.