Technology News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/tec Technology News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2017 EarthLink Networks Inc. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:54:24 EDT Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:29:21 EDT 5 Avis teams up with Waymo on self-driving car program http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20170626/3565fb07-8017-44d5-afd7-dafbb35a2671 PARSIPPANY, N.J. (AP) — Avis is teaming up with Waymo on a self-driving car program. The partnership aims to support Waymo's fleet and its early rider program, which has a public trial in Phoenix. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:54:24 EDT 20170626/3565fb07-8017-44d5-afd7-dafbb35a2671 Associated Press Engineers use replica to pinpoint California dam repairs http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20170626/fc9b9488-38d0-47cd-9ee4-660ced7961ba LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Inside a cavernous northern Utah warehouse, hydraulic engineers send water rushing down a replica of a dam built out of wood, concrete and steel — trying to pinpoint what repairs will work best at the tallest dam in the U.S for a spillway torn apart in February during heavy rains that triggered the evacuation of 200,000 people living downstream. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 09:24:04 EDT 20170626/fc9b9488-38d0-47cd-9ee4-660ced7961ba By BRADY McCOMBS Associated Press Portugal airline chief fears increasing drone near-misses http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20170626/86cc4e37-ded9-402c-b2ae-93f48238168a LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal's national airline chief said Monday he is considering asking authorities to order that all drones in the country be grounded, following a series of near-misses with commercial aircraft. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 07:51:02 EDT 20170626/86cc4e37-ded9-402c-b2ae-93f48238168a Associated Press SpaceX launches 10 satellites from California air base http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20170625/1de115e8-b40d-4066-a0e2-6412d00d3a11 LOS ANGELES (AP) — A SpaceX rocket carried 10 communications satellites into orbit from California on Sunday, two days after the company successfully launched a satellite from Florida. Sun, 25 Jun 2017 20:11:08 EDT 20170625/1de115e8-b40d-4066-a0e2-6412d00d3a11 By JOHN ANTCZAK and CHRISTOPHER WEBER Associated Press UK Parliament investigates cyberattack on user accounts http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20170624/ba24470c-a2ca-4c53-bf40-3ca0f8bcd564 LONDON (AP) — British officials were investigating a cyberattack Saturday on the country's Parliament after discovering "unauthorized attempts to access parliamentary user accounts." Sat, 24 Jun 2017 16:31:32 EDT 20170624/ba24470c-a2ca-4c53-bf40-3ca0f8bcd564 Associated Press