By GOSIA WOZNIACKAAssociated Press
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Idaho farmer Robert Blair isn't waiting around for federal aviation officials to work out rules for drones. He and a friend built their own, outfitting it with cameras and using it to monitor his 1,500 acres.
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LAS VEGAS (AP) - A casino owner-turned-commercial developer is asking $7.85 million to sell a Las Vegas home, and he's willing to accept the online currency bitcoin for the deal.
Jack Sommer said he got the idea to seek bitcoin for his 25,000-square-foot mansion from two of his sons, who've
By LOUISE WATTAssociated Press
BEIJING (AP) - China on Saturday successfully carried out the world's first soft landing of a space probe on the moon in nearly four decades, state media said, the next stage in an ambitious space program that aims to eventually put a Chinese astronaut on the moon
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Government regulators in Canada are poised to open a formal investigation into whether Google is abusing its dominance of the Internet search market to stifle competition and drive up digital advertising prices.
MIAMI (AP) - The Andretti family will organize a race featuring electric cars on the streets of Miami in March 2015.
Andretti Sports Marketing announced Friday that it had been appointed by Formula E to conduct the race.
Formula E is the world's first fully electric racing series. It will
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Seeking a significant amount of funding on WeFunder, Knightscope is developing a new type of crime-detection robot that could help police departments by using predictive algorithms to determine where crime will occur. Called the K5 Autonomous Data Machine, the
By The Associated Press
Millions of IKEA children's are being recalled this week after a child became entangled in its cord and died. Other consumer products being recalled include lawn mowers with blades that can break and televisions with an electronic component that can fail and catch fire.
By RYAN NAKASHIMAAP Business Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Time Warner Cable Inc. said Friday that it has made live local TV station signals available on its TWC TV app in Los Angeles and San Diego, taking one further step toward fulfilling the industry's promise of making TV programming available
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The year 2013 has been huge for Twitter. The company announced and executed its IPO in one of the social Web's most successful public offerings, and continued tweaking its formula in a (fruitful) effort to attract advertising partners.
By The Associated Press
Five weeks after Twitter's IPO, the social media company's shares hit their highest point yet on optimism about ad spending trends.
THE SPARK: Mark Mahaney, an analyst at RBC Capital Markets, said that 59 percent of respondents in a survey of advertisers plan to