Technology News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/tec Technology News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2017 EarthLink Networks Inc. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:40:24 EST Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:57:19 EST 5 Yahoo's 4Q shows modest strides amid security breach fallout http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20170123/af5411ec-6bef-4e5c-a015-a62a959dfcc9 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo's financial performance improved slightly during the fourth quarter while the company dealt with the fallout from massive security breaches that have jeopardized the $4.8 billion sale of its internet operations to Verizon Communications. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:40:24 EST 20170123/af5411ec-6bef-4e5c-a015-a62a959dfcc9 By MICHAEL LIEDTKE Associated Press Colorado moves to crack down on black-market pot ads online http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20170123/236afc72-1e99-4d02-ba9a-353c348b556f DENVER (AP) — Weed on Craigslist? It is widely for sale in Colorado, but legislation moving through the state Legislature aims to crack down on those who sell marijuana illegally using online ads. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:48:55 EST 20170123/236afc72-1e99-4d02-ba9a-353c348b556f By KRISTEN WYATT Associated Press 'Alternative facts' quip from Trump adviser sparks mockery http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20170123/36d42247-70a2-46ba-bea8-44a49513ec75 NEW YORK (AP) — Down is up. The sky is red. Dogs are birthing kittens. Facts? Nope. Try "alternative facts." The internet went wild after a top Trump adviser, Kellyanne Conway, said the administration was supplying the media with "alternative facts." Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:44:18 EST 20170123/36d42247-70a2-46ba-bea8-44a49513ec75 By BARBARA ORTUTAY Associated Press iPhone assembler Foxconn may invest $7B in US display plant http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20170123/f28bece9-e01a-4684-9b45-b31716870a93 Foxconn, a major assembler of iPhones and other electronics, may invest $7 billion in a plant for manufacturing display panels that would create as many as 50,000 jobs in the U.S. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:25:54 EST 20170123/f28bece9-e01a-4684-9b45-b31716870a93 By The Associated Press Associated Press Paris tests electric driverless minibus to fight pollution http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20170123/8d61ab8e-2a3e-4bf7-b67c-ac6c2ac10da2 PARIS (AP) — In a city hit by chronic pollution and traffic problems, Paris officials are experimenting with a self-driving shuttle linking two train stations in the French capital. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:17:28 EST 20170123/8d61ab8e-2a3e-4bf7-b67c-ac6c2ac10da2 By SAMUEL PETREQUIN Associated Press