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Sharp vision: New glasses help the legally blind see

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Jeff Regan was born with underdeveloped optic nerves and had spent most of his life in a blur. Then four years ago, he donned an unwieldy headset made by a Toronto company called eSight....
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Google-bred company accuses Uber of self-driving car theft

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A self-driving car company founded by Google is colliding with ride-haling service Uber in a court battle revolving around allegations of betrayal, high-tech espionage and greed....
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When test-driving a new car, take the technology for a spin

DETROIT (AP) -- Car shopping isn't just about kicking the tires anymore. It's also about testing the technology....
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INFLUENCE GAME: GM bill is self-driving and self-interested

WASHINGTON (AP) -- With states seizing the initiative on shaping the future of self-driving cars, General Motors is trying to persuade lawmakers across the country to approve rules that would benefit the automaker while potentially keeping its competitors off the road....
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New Jersey OKs gas pipeline through protected Pinelands

CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey environmental regulators on Friday approved a hotly contested plan to run a natural gas pipeline through a federally protected forest preserve amid raucous protests that included drums, tambourines and choruses of "This Land Is Your Land."...
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New Apple headquarters to have theater named for Steve Jobs

CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) -- Apple has announced that its new headquarters will open for employees in the spring and will include a theater named for its late co-founder, Steve Jobs....
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Amazon resists request for Echo info in Arkansas slaying

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- Amazon is resisting an effort by Arkansas prosecutors to obtain potential recordings from a slaying suspect's Amazon Echo smart speaker, saying authorities haven't established that their investigation is more important than a customer's privacy rights....
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India police arrest cheap mobile maker on fraud charges

LUCKNOW, India (AP) -- The director of an Indian company that claimed it was selling the world's cheapest smartphone was arrested Thursday on fraud charges, police said Friday....
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Study: Technology trouble dents car and truck reliability

DETROIT (AP) -- Technology glitches including Bluetooth phone pairing and misunderstood voice commands put a dent in car and truck reliability scores in a major survey of automobile owners....
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Online options for Oscar-nominated flicks expand Tuesday

NEW YORK (AP) -- More movies and cheaper options arrive online Tuesday for movie fans still needing to catch up on Oscar-nominated flicks....
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Do you agree with the court's decision to have removed the Ten Commandments monument from outside a local high school gymnasium?

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