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Pentagon Adopts New Cellphone Restrictions

Gay Couple 'Stunned' After Lyft Driver Kicks Them Out of Car for Kissing

By Lolita C. Baldour |
After months of debate, the Defense Department approved Monday new restrictions for the use of cellphones and some other electronic devices in the Pentagon where classified informa...

Amazon: Echo Device Sent Conversation to Family's Contact

By Gene Johnson | May 26
An "unlikely" string of events prompted Amazon's Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and then send the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle, the company said Thursday.

Facebook to Label Election-Related 'Issue Ads' in U.S.

Facebook to Label Election-Related 'Issue Ads' in U.S.

By Barbara Ortutay | May 26
Facebook is expanding its advertising disclosure requirements to cover all U.S. ads on polarized issues such as gun control and abortion rights, even if they don't endorse a particular candidate.

Will Toilets of the Future Be Able To Analyze Your Health?

Will Toilets of the Future Be Able To Analyze Your Health?

May 25
Experts predict technology will become so smart, we'll all be sitting on toilets that can tell how fit and healthy we are.

China's Tencent: Tech World Must Tackle Privacy Concerns

China's Tencent: Tech World Must Tackle Privacy Concerns

By Angela Charlton | May 25
China's biggest tech company says the industry needs to tackle users' privacy concerns and the risks posed by advancing technologies.

Pentagon Adopts New Cellphone Restrictions

Pentagon Adopts New Cellphone Restrictions

By Lolita C. Baldour | May 25
After months of debate, the Defense Department approved Monday new restrictions for the use of cellphones and some other electronic devices in the Pentagon where classified information is present or discussed.