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  • The 3- liter FCA diesels emit nitrogen oxide at a much higher rate than allowed under federal laws when on the road, the EPA said in a statement. The company failed to disclose the software during the process to become certified so the vehicles can be sold, according to the EPA. "Each of these vehicles differs materially from the specifications provided to EPA in the...

  • TORONTO, May 23- BlackBerry Ltd's Toronto- listed shares surged 8.5 percent on Tuesday as investors raised expectations that the technology company's cyber security and automotive software will post strong growth, an analyst said. This month's global "ransomware" attack, dubbed WannaCry, has raised awareness of BlackBerry's security software business,...

  • BEIRUT— Islamic State group says one of its members carried out the Manchester attack that killed 22 people.

  • Technology companies are closing in on all-time highs and continued to rise Monday, led by big names like Cisco Systems and Qualcomm. Aerospace and defense companies rose after President Donald Trump presided over a huge sale of military equipment to Saudi Arabia. Sameer Samana, a strategist for Wells Fargo Investment Institute, said people continue to spend...

  • The same technology that keeps kids glued to their smart phones is being used by some schools as protection against sexual assaults. Using apps, victims and bystanders can alert school officials, police or parents to trouble. STOPit: New Jersey- based creator Todd Schobel launched this app in 2013.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, May 19- Ford Motor Co said on Friday it would delve into the growing arena of "over-the-air" software updates, adding Android Auto and Apple CarPlay to its Sync 3- equipped 2016 vehicles for the first time via a wireless software update. The latest upgrade to Sync 3, Ford's interactive touch-screen system, will be accomplished through an...

  • NEW YORK, May 19- U.S. stocks rallied on Friday as strong corporate earnings lifted investors' spirits in a week dominated by uncertainty surrounding Donald Trump's U.S. presidency. "You've had no Washington drama today and decent earnings," said David Joy, chief market strategist at Ameriprise Financial in Boston. With Washington not in the headlines, we can focus...

  • May 19- U.S. stocks were higher late Friday morning as a set of strong corporate earnings lifted investor spirits in a week dominated by uncertainty surrounding Donald Trump's presidency. However, Wall Street's major indexes were on track for their worst weekly declines since mid-April following reports that Trump had tried to interfere in a federal...

  • May 19- U.S. stocks advanced on Friday, driven by Apple, as a sense of calm prevailed over Wall Street in a week that was dominated by political uncertainty surrounding Donald Trump's presidency. Reports later alleged Trump had asked Comey to end an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn's ties with Russia. Investors fear that the...

  • May 19- U.S. stocks looked set to open higher on Friday as a sense of calm prevailed over Wall Street in a week that was dominated by political uncertainty surrounding Donald Trump's presidency. Reports later alleged Trump had asked Comey to end an investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn's ties with Russia. Investors fear that the...

  • May 19- U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Friday as a sense of calm prevailed over Wall Street in a week that was dominated by political uncertainty surrounding Donald Trump's presidency. Reports later alleged Trump had asked Comey to end an investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn's ties with Russia. Louis Federal Reserve...

  • May 19- U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Friday as a sense of calm prevailed over Wall Street in a week that was dominated by political uncertainty surrounding Donald Trump's presidency. Reports later alleged Trump had asked Comey to end an investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn's ties with Russia. Louis Federal Reserve...

  • *WannaCry infections still at high levels in China, Russia- report. FRANKFURT, May 18- Two-thirds of those caught up in the past week's global ransomware attack were running Microsoft's Windows 7 operating system without the latest security updates, a survey for Reuters by security ratings firm BitSight found. Researchers are struggling to try to find early...

  • *WannaCry infections still at high levels in China, Russia- report. Researchers are struggling to try to find early traces of WannaCry, which remains an active threat in hardest-hit China and Russia, believing that identifying "patient zero" could help catch its criminal authors. "Some organisations just aren't aware of the risks; some don't want to risk...

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    The most recent attack, known as "WannaCry," took computers' data files hostage unless users paid a $300 to $600 ransom via Bitcoin. NBCNews reports.

  • GOOGLE CEO ANNOUNCES "GOOGLE LENS," A NEW SOFTWARE PROGRAM TO HELP USERS UNDERSTAND CONTENT IN IMAGES.

  • May 16- A glitch in a software update caused cash registers at some U.S. and Canadian Starbucks Corp stores to go offline for several hours on Tuesday, forcing them to give away free coffee or only take cash. Starbucks spokeswoman Madeleine Löwenborg-Frick said most stores were back online as of late Tuesday afternoon and the rest would be back soon.

  • The new Microsoft Surface Laptop with the Windows 10 S operating system, May 2, 2017.

    Credit Suisse predicts the recent cyberattacks will spur upgrades to Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system.

  • NEW YORK— Amazon's streaming TV software will appear on a new line of smart TVs designed to blend streaming TV services and over-the-air channels, but not cable packages. The TVs from Element Electronics will be sold under the Element and Westinghouse brands and will cost more than regular smart TVs from either brand. Officials say the TVs have better hardware...

  • SurveyMonkey is responsible for more than 3 million online survey responses every day. Not surprisingly, there's speculation about an IPO.