Computing And Information Technology

APNewsBreak: Iowa congressman failed to disclose new company

Feb 22, 2018

A congressman from Iowa violated House ethics rules by failing to disclose a new company that he owns, a mysterious outfit that uses one of his federal staffers in a false testimonial for its services

Less is more: Why the Olympics broadcast beats online

Feb 21, 2018

Less is more: Why the Olympics broadcast beats online

Estimated 18.6 million viewers watch Olympics on Monday

Feb 20, 2018

NBC says an estimated 18.6 million people watched the Olympics Monday evening on either NBC, the cable network NBCSN or streaming services

Walmart's bruising battle with Amazon saps its 4Q results

Feb 20, 2018

Walmart is getting bruised in its battle with online leader Amazon

Connecticut's Edible Arrangements sues Google over rival ads

Feb 20, 2018

The Connecticut-based fruit bouquet company Edible Arrangements has filed a federal lawsuit against Google, claiming its business is being hurt by rival ads that appear when people use the search engine

Spacewalking astronauts finish months of robot arm repair

Feb 16, 2018

Spacewalking astronauts have wrapped up months of repair work on the International Space Station's big robot arm

Man pleads guilty in scheme to sell paintings from art heist

Feb 15, 2018

A West Virginia man has pleaded guilty to pretending he had access to paintings stolen in the largest art heist in U.S. history and trying to sell them on the internet for millions of dollars

Critics wary as Google's Chrome begins an ad crackdown

Feb 14, 2018

Starting Thursday, Google will start using its Chrome browser to flag sites that use annoying ad formats like auto-playing video ads with sound, and shutting off all ads to the offending sites if they don't reform themselves

Trump has chosen nominee to lead NSA, US Cyber Command

Feb 14, 2018

President Donald Trump has picked Lt. Gen. Paul Nakasone to be the next director of the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command

General Dynamics to buy CSRA for almost $7 billion

Feb 12, 2018

Aerospace and defense company General Dynamics is buying CSRA for almost $7 billion