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Japan's deal maker, Softbank tycoon Masayoshi Son

Highlights of Softbank CEO Masayoshi Son's track record as one of Japan's most aggressive overseas investors

CEOs of AT&T, Time Warner to sell merger to skeptical Senate

The CEOs of AT&T and Time Warner are heading to Capitol Hill in a bid to convince senators that a merger of their two companies will mean innovative new experiences for consumers

Pokemon Go to partner with Sprint, introduce new…

Game developer Niantic has struck a deal with Sprint that will turn its stores into PokeStops and gyms. Also, new Pokemon will arrive Monday.

Industry icons walk the red carpet at The Game…

Fox Gamer: Kevin Tracy reports from the red carpet at the 2016 Game Awards where the most notable names in gaming were on hand to celebrate the video game industry’s biggest night

Google Sets Goal To Be 100 Percent Green By 2017

The company plans to buy enough green energy to cover 100 percent of its global operations.

Millions leap at party invite by Mexican rural family

Millions of people have responded to an invitation to a 15th birthday coming of age party for a girl in rural northern Mexico after her parent's video innocently asked "everybody" to attend went viral

Car company offering red light-reading vehicles…

Maybe getting stuck at a traffic signal might not be so bad, if you know how long the wait will be

Trump: Japanese mogul pledges $50 billion US…

After meeting with Donald Trump on Tuesday, Japanese billionaire Masayoshi Son said he would invest $50 billion in the United States and "commit" to creating 50,000 new jobs

Google's new app lets people know if you're safe

The app is called Trusted Contacts and it can let loved ones know where you are.

Web giants step up efforts to remove extremist…

Judge Andrew Napolitano explains on 'America's News HQ'

These Tech Giants Have Joined Forces To Fight…

Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube will create a shared database to help track terrorist content on their online platforms.

High court sides with Samsung in patent dispute with Apple

The Supreme Court is siding with smartphone maker Samsung in its high-profile patent dispute with Apple over design of the iPhone

Q&A: A look at Trump's call to cancel new Air…

President-elect Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that he would cancel Boeing's contract to build a new fleet of presidential aircraft to replace the aging models that currently shuttle the president around the world

Google hits renewable energy goal in quest to…

Google is crossing a milestone in its quest to reduce pollution caused by its search engine, Gmail, YouTube video site and other digital services that devour massive amounts of electricity

Fitbit officially buys Pebble

Pebble announces details of the deal that will see Fitbit pick up parts of the smartwatch maker.

Uber accelerates toward self-driving cars

Uber acquires artificial intelligence start-up company, forms new division dedicated to creating self-driving cars

Apple pays $450,000 for alleged hazardous waste violations

Apple is paying $450,000 to settle allegations that the iPhone maker operated and closed two hazardous waste plants without submitting the proper paperwork to California environmental regulators

Tech companies move to target terrorist…

Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube are joining forces to more quickly identify the worst terrorist propaganda and prevent it from spreading online

Expedia IT worker snooped on CFO emails, made illegal trades

A former information technology worker at Expedia Inc. has pleaded guilty to allegations that he used his access to the computers of top executives to rummage through their email, then made lucrative illegal stock trades based on the inside information

Court Overturns Samsung Ruling, Youtube Pays $1B…

Today's tech news includes the Supreme Court overruling in a 2012 Apple/Samsung case, YouTube awards $1B to the music industry in ad revenue and Google plans to run solely off renewable energy in 2017.

Drink up: High-tech bartending gadgets

Tech Take: AOL Lifestyle Contributor Ashton Keefe showcases the Pico Brew Home Brewing System, Fizzics Waytaps, Vitamix Perfect Blend Smart Scale and the Il Romanzo Glass Chiller

Survey: Parents binge on media, say they're good role models

A new survey says parents spend more than nine hours a day with TVs, computers and other screen devices while also giving themselves high marks as role models for their children's media habits

Samsung wins in Supreme Court battle against Apple

The ruling says that Samsung doesn't have to pay all its profits from sales of devices based on copied designs.

Tech giants join forces to fight terrorist…

Microsoft, Twitter, and YouTube to team-up to form joint database of 'digital fingerprints' of terrorists

Feds: Business lost $387,500 in world cybercrime operation

A Pennsylvania business lost more than $387,000 in an international cybercrime operation disabled by federal authorities and the European Union last week

This boring washer cleans better than you'd think

Kenmore's $720 22352 top-load washing machine may not look like much, but its stain removal power is pretty impressive.

How to protect America against cyber crimes

The presidential commission shares recommendations for the new administration; reaction on 'Special Report'