Technology News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/tec Technology News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2017 EarthLink Networks Inc. Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:32:45 EST Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:45:06 EST 5 Comcast reportedly no longer in deal talks with Fox http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20171211/a1966927-65d9-401e-8806-8e401dda7efd NEW YORK (AP) — Citing a Comcast statement, the Wall Street Journal reported that the cable company is no longer in discussions to buy pieces of 21st Century Fox . Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:32:45 EST 20171211/a1966927-65d9-401e-8806-8e401dda7efd By TALI ARBEL Associated Press Bitcoin futures soar amid frenzy over virtual currency http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20171211/eb294324-03bd-48ea-943f-e5f5410f7ddf NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street got its first taste of bitcoin on Monday, with the price of the first-ever futures contract for the digital currency jumping 20 percent. Mon, 11 Dec 2017 18:01:46 EST 20171211/eb294324-03bd-48ea-943f-e5f5410f7ddf By KEN SWEET Associated Press Apple orchestrates deal for song-recognition app Shazam http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20171211/8413420e-be77-4297-bbc7-c4dcefc0ae80 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple has bought Shazam, the maker of a song-recognition app that Apple's digital assistant Siri has already been using to help people identify the music playing on their iPhones. Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:00:54 EST 20171211/8413420e-be77-4297-bbc7-c4dcefc0ae80 Associated Press Soon you can watch the NFL free on your phone on Yahoo http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20171211/407e0945-d872-414a-b108-742428c72a1c NEW YORK (AP) — Watching NFL football games on your phone used to be mainly limited to Verizon customers. Soon anyone will be able to watch football games on the go for free on Yahoo's app, now that Verizon owns Yahoo. Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:56:50 EST 20171211/407e0945-d872-414a-b108-742428c72a1c By TALI ARBEL Associated Press Green cash, carbon tax: What to expect at Paris climate meet http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20171211/bf996a34-a4a2-4d45-b1b2-faffa19eb309 PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron is hosting an international summit Tuesday to mark the second anniversary of the Paris climate agreement, hoping to inject the pact with new energy after President Donald Trump announced the U.S. Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:34:31 EST 20171211/bf996a34-a4a2-4d45-b1b2-faffa19eb309 Associated Press