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NEW YORK (AP) — Computer maker Dell Inc. is planning to trim its expenses by more than $2 billion during the next three years as it tries to move into the more lucrative areas of technology.
NEW YORK (AP) — Proposals for Internet addresses ending in ".pizza," ''.space" and ".auto" are among the nearly 2,000 submitted as part of the largest expansion in the online address system.
On Wednesday, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers released a list of some 2,000 proposals for new Internet address suffixes, including ".blog," ''.web" and ".gift." They represent corporate brand names, political affiliations, geographic regions and more.
NEW YORK (AP) — When I was 13, I was sent to the optician for the first time, and came home with glasses. Suddenly, the world was sharp all around me. I was surprised by the crisp lines of the tree branches against the sky. It was news to me that I was near-sighted, because I had been used to seeing the world in a blur.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama is up on Pinterest.
HELSINKI (AP) — Two leading international innovators, Linus Torvalds and Shinya Yamanaka, have shared this year's €1.2 million ($1.5 million) Millennium Technology Prize.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yahoo is taking another step toward original news programming.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A major payment processer suspects the fallout from a recent security breach may be worse than it initially believed.
NEW YORK (AP) — Verizon Wireless is phasing out nearly all of its existing phone plans and replacing them with pricing schemes that let families and other subscribers share a monthly data allowance over as many as 10 devices.
STOCKHOLM (AP) — A woman given the chance to briefly take over Sweden's official Twitter account Tuesday stirred controversy on the social network after posting comments about Jews.