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Technology San Francisco tells app to stop auctions of parking spaces San Francisco tells app to stop auctions of parking spaces
San Francisco's city attorney issued a cease-and-desist demand Monday to a mobile app called Monkey Parking, which allows people to auction off public parking spaces that they're using to other nearby drivers.
Technology Researchers: Computer teaches itself everything about anything Researchers: Computer teaches itself everything about anything(Video)
We've all been there, sitting in front of our Internet device, searching for answers to our questions, navigating the idiosyncrasies of search tools, Google, Bing, Yahoo, and all the others. Two Seattle computer scientists believe they developed a technology that can narrow down Internet search results faster than the search engine behemoths, all using a computer that teaches itself about concepts.
Technology Report says Apple smartwatch to come this fall Report says Apple smartwatch to come this fall
Apple is likely to launch a computerized wristwatch this fall that includes more than 10 sensors to take health measurements and other data, according to a published report.
Technology World Cup interactions dwarf other events on Facebook World Cup interactions dwarf other events on Facebook
Through one week of the World Cup, Facebook has already seen more people having more interactions about the tournament on the social media site than it had for the Sochi Olympics, Super Bowl and Academy Awards combined.
Technology Lego to introduce mixed digital-physical blocks Lego to introduce mixed digital-physical blocks
On the heels of success with "The Lego Movie," the Danish toy company is giving kids a chance to put their own blocks on the screen, with a new product line that copies their creations into phone and tablet games.
Technology Harley-Davidson introduces electric motorcycle Harley-Davidson introduces electric motorcycle(Photo Gallery)
Harley-Davidson will unveil its first electric motorcycle next week, and President Matt Levatich said he expects the company known for its big touring bikes and iconic brand to become a leader in developing technology and standards for electric vehicles.
Technology Review: Value in Amazon Prime goes beyond shipping Review: Value in Amazon Prime goes beyond shipping
Spending $99 a year for an Amazon Prime membership to get free shipping hardly seems like a deal. After all, I can usually get free shipping by spending at least $35 on a single order.
Technology Report: Chinese phone comes preloaded with spyware Report: Chinese phone comes preloaded with spyware
A cheap brand of Chinese-made smartphones carried by major online retailers comes preinstalled with espionage software, a German security firm said Tuesday.
Technology Bitcoin faces biggest threat yet: a miner takeover Bitcoin faces biggest threat yet: a miner takeover
The Bitcoin digital currency system is in danger of losing its credibility as an independent payment system because of the growing power of a group that runs some of the computers behind it.