Technology News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/tec Technology News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2018 EarthLink Networks Inc. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:02:11 EST Thu, 22 Feb 2018 21:18:44 EST 5 Shooting survivors endure new assault _ from online trolls http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20180222/326e4908-75b7-413c-aa0a-d5765c3271b8 One student was teased about being a "brown, bald lesbian." Another was the target of conspiracy theorists who claimed he was really an actor. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:02:11 EST 20180222/326e4908-75b7-413c-aa0a-d5765c3271b8 By ALINA HARTOUNIAN Associated Press SpaceX launches Spanish satellite, 2 others from California http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20180222/27279090-79b7-4bab-a398-3f0ba7fd3669 LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Earth-observation satellite built for Spain and two experimental satellites for internet service were successfully launched into orbit from California at dawn Thursday, creating a brief light show as it arced over the Pacific Ocean west of Los Angeles. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 14:12:37 EST 20180222/27279090-79b7-4bab-a398-3f0ba7fd3669 By JOHN ANTCZAK Associated Press Another former employee sues Google over issues of diversity http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20180222/d497ab86-f89d-4e5c-8f0d-910cb5c111e7 NEW YORK (AP) — Another former Google employee is suing the tech company over issues of diversity. Software developer Tim Chevalier, who is transgender, says he was fired for speaking up about online bullying he experienced at the company and complaining about discrimination, harassment and white supremacy on Google's internal messaging system. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 12:34:30 EST 20180222/d497ab86-f89d-4e5c-8f0d-910cb5c111e7 Associated Press Walmart to launch new online home shopping experience http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20180221/c1959b68-250b-401e-87b8-4f5199564a80 NEW YORK (AP) — Bohemian or traditional? Walmart is launching a new online home shopping experience in the coming weeks that will let shoppers discover items based on their style. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 00:03:23 EST 20180221/c1959b68-250b-401e-87b8-4f5199564a80 By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO Associated Press White nationalist is latest to sue over social media ban http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20180221/6cd227df-c0d4-4ff2-a62e-8a82074806cf SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A prominent white nationalist is suing Twitter for banning his accounts at a time when social networks are trying to crack down on hateful and abusive content without appearing to censor unpopular opinions. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 17:35:13 EST 20180221/6cd227df-c0d4-4ff2-a62e-8a82074806cf By PAUL ELIAS Associated Press