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Review: iTunes video upgrade makes the new Apple TV worth it

Sep 21, 2017

Review: Apple's new TV-streaming gadget is nice, but an iTunes video upgrade makes it a real winner

Japanese video gaming adapting new tech for familiar titles

Sep 21, 2017

The Japanese video game industry is finding its way out of the doldrums, by adapting new technology for decades-old titles

Thai authorities detain well-known anti-Muslim Buddhist monk

Sep 21, 2017

Thai authorities have detained a Buddhist monk who has posted online videos that harshly denounce Islam

History of Syria's war at risk as YouTube reins in content

Sep 13, 2017

Syria's civil war played out on YouTube, but now that history is at risk of disappearing as tech giant reins in content

Apple unveils $999 iPhone X with facial recognition

Sep 13, 2017

Apple unveils $999 iPhone X with facial recognition

Apple embarks on Emmy quest with big bet on video streaming

Sep 8, 2017

Television is one of the few machines with a screen that has Apple hasn't conquered, but that may soon change as the world's richest company sets out to produce Emmy-worthy programming

Green Technology

Toyota tops Consumer Reports' auto reliability rankings

Oct 19, 2017

Toyota takes the lead while Cadillac tumbles in Consumer Reports' auto reliability rankings

Shell opens its first electric vehicle charging points

Oct 18, 2017

Royal Dutch Shell is opening its first electric vehicle recharging points at three gas stations in Britain, as one of the oil giant steps responds to a global push toward zero-emission vehicles

Greenpeace faults many tech giants for environment impact

Oct 17, 2017

The environmental group Greenpeace has issued a report giving technology titans like Samsung Electronics, Amazon and Huawei low marks for their environmental impact

Dutch team wins Australia solar-powered car race 7th time

Oct 12, 2017

A Dutch team has won a solar-powered car race across Australia for a seventh time, with a University of Michigan car taking second place in the biennial event

Renault wants half its cars to be electric or hybrid in 2022

Oct 6, 2017

French carmaker Renault says half of its models will be electric or hybrid by 2022 and it's investing heavily in "robo-vehicles" with increasing degrees of autonomy

GM to offer 2 more electric vehicles in next 18 months

Oct 2, 2017

General Motors is promising two new electric vehicles on Chevrolet Bolt underpinnings in the next 1 ½ years and more than 20 electric or hydrogen fuel cell vehicles by 2023

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