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Tribunal seals end of failed Volkswagen-Suzuki partnership
BERLIN (AP) -- Volkswagen AG and Suzuki Motor Corp. say an arbitration tribunal has formally put an end to a failed alliance between the two companies to develop green cars, and Suzuki will buy back the 19.9 percent stake that Volkswagen held....

UN climate negotiators work in Bonn on deal to fight warming
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- U.N. climate talks began anew Monday in Germany, three months before world governments are supposed to adopt a landmark deal to fight global warming....

Epix reaches multiyear Hulu deal, ends Netflix agreement
The cable network Epix jumped from Netflix to Hulu, landing a multiyear, digital subscription video on demand deal with the streaming service....

What's in a billion? Facebook users hit milestone in 1 day
NEW YORK (AP) -- A billion people logged in to Facebook on a single day this week, marking the first time that many members used the world's largest online social network in a 24-hour period. The number amounts to one-seventh of the Earth's population....

Twitter sets modest goals to diversity its workforce
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Twitter is setting modest goals to diversify its workforce while it fights a proposed class-action lawsuit that says the online messaging service discriminates against its female employees....

At a virtual reality expo, VR comes in many forms
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A few inches above the floor, a man is suspended from a swing-like apparatus pretending he's flying over a mountain. Around the corner, a woman is defending herself against a horde of zombies with a make-believe gun. Several feet away, two guys are seemingly racing in cars over 100 mph while both sit still....

Ashley Madison CEO steps down in wake of hacking
NEW YORK (AP) -- The CEO of the company that runs adultery website Ashley Madison is stepping down in the wake of the massive breach of the company's computer systems and outing of millions of its members....

Pentagon funding new high-tech venture
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) -- Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced Friday that the Pentagon is funding a new venture to develop cutting-edge electronics and sensors that can flex and stretch and could be built into clothing or the skins of ships and aircraft....

Apple's music service losing key player as exec resigns
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Apple's online music subscription service is losing a key player as millions of listeners near the end of a free three-month trial period that has drawn mixed reviews....

Apple schedules new product event for Sept. 9
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Apple has announced plans for a new product event on Sept. 9 in San Francisco, where the giant tech company is expected to show off new iPhones and other gadgets....

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