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  • Sony Sells its 10 Millionth PlayStation 4 as Hardware Drives Video Game Sales in July

    Sony reached a milestone with its PlayStation 4 in July, selling the 10 million of the video game console worldwide, the company said. Microsoft has yet to disclose updated numbers for its Xbox One, but hardware drove much of the sales generated by the...
  • Jumping into streaming TV

    Jumping into streaming TV
    More TV viewers are picking up so-called streaming media boxes in the hope of fulfilling a simple wish: Let me watch what I want when I want. Basically, the devices, some as small as a thumb drive, link the TV to the Internet so users can watch...
  • Google's YouTube Acquires Mobile-Video Startup Directr

    Google said it has acquired Directr, a startup that developed a mobile app for small businesses to create videos, which will become part of YouTube's advertising division. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. "Directr is joining the YouTube ads team,...
  • China Blocks Foreign-Owned Instant Messaging Services

    HONG KONG - Chinese authorities Thursday confirmed that they have blocked use of foreign-owned Internet messaging services including Line and KakaoTalk. China's State Internet Information Office said that the move was designed to help fight terrorism....
  • NFL Launches 'NFL Now' Internet-Video Service on Apple TV, Xbox, Roku and Other Devices

    The National Football League has taken to the digital field with the kickoff of NFL Now, an Internet-video service offering gridiron fans hundreds of hours of free content and a $1.99-per-month premium package with access to even more. But while NFL...
  • 5 questions for Facebook's security chief

    Joe Sullivan sat in a suite atop the Rio Hotel this week, with his iPhone’s Bluetooth and WiFi capabilities shut off. Eighteen floors below Sullivan, who is the chief security officer at Facebook, were thousands of hackers who had descended on Las...
  • Yes, tech jobs are still golden, but...

    DEAR JOYCE: I'm in my 20s and considering investing in education to pursue a high-tech career. Is this still a good choice in the U.S., considering the worldwide competition from workers who are paid less? What are some of the most desirable tech jobs? --...
  • MdTA police launch probe of K-9 unit

    MdTA police launch probe of K-9 unit
    The Maryland Transportation Authority says it has launched an investigation into its police K-9 unit after the dogs' head trainer alleged problems with the drug-sniffing hounds. The trainer said in a deposition that he had discovered deficiencies in the...
  • The Thrifty Traveler: Cheyenne charms on the cheap

    The Thrifty Traveler: Cheyenne charms on the cheap
    Located at the crossroads of Interstates 80 and 25, the small city of Cheyenne, Wyo. offers a welcome stopping point to travelers making their way through this part of the country. From supercomputers and a surprising food scene to outdoor adventure and...
  • Donald Sterling built an empire and an image; words were his undoing

    Donald Sterling built an empire and an image; words were his undoing
    Inside the pillared estate on North Beverly Drive, after a television interview that lasted an hour and 20 minutes, Donald Sterling hoisted himself out of his chair. The Clippers owner and real estate mogul took a few steps before his knees buckled and he...
  • Bill that would require smartphone kill switches is close to passage

    Bill that would require smartphone kill switches is close to passage
    Lawmakers have flipped the kill switch again, and legislation nearly defeated by the powerful wireless communications industry appears close to passage. At stake is a bill that would allow owners to remotely deactivate their smartphones if they are...