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AP Top Technology News at 5:57 p.m. EDT

Snapchat debuts recording 'Spectacles,' changes company name
NEW YORK (AP) -- Social media app Snapchat is introducing video-recording glasses called Spectacles and is changing its company name to incorporate the new product....

In Yahoo breach, hackers may seek intelligence, not riches
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- If a foreign government is behind the massive computer attack that compromised a half billion user accounts at Yahoo, as the company says, the breach could be part of a long-term strategy that's aimed at gathering intelligence rather than getting rich....

Swiss vote on new law to beef up intelligence services
GENEVA (AP) -- Swiss voters will be deciding on a new law aimed to strengthen the ability of intelligence services to counter rapidly-evolving threats posed by spies, criminal hackers and violent extremists....

Big email hack doesn't exactly send the message Yahoo needed
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Yahoo has been struggling for years to keep people coming back to its digital services such as email. That challenge just got more daunting after hackers stole sensitive information from at least 500 million accounts....

Beyond the Yahoo hack: Other major data breaches
The Yahoo hack exposed personal details from at least 500 million user accounts, potentially the largest breach of an email provider in history. Despite the size of the break-in, attackers don't appear to have accessed obviously sensitive information such as financial data or Social Security numbers....

No longer invite-only, "robo-cars" offered to Singaporeans
SINGAPORE (AP) -- Autonomous vehicle software startup nuTonomy has made rides on its self-driving taxis available to the general public in Singapore for free, expanding a first-in-the world run that was initially invitation-only....

Facebook apologizes to advertisers for counting error
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Facebook is apologizing to advertisers for what it calls an error that overstated the average length of time users watched videos on the site....

AP FACT CHECK: Trump off on how colleges use endowments
BOSTON (AP) -- Donald Trump says colleges and universities should be using their endowments to make college more affordable but that too many are using "the money to pay their administrators or put donors' names on buildings or just store the money, keep it and invest it." But that's not exactly how endowments work....

UPS testing drones for use in its package delivery system
MARBLEHEAD, Mass. (AP) -- One of the world's largest package delivery companies is stepping up efforts to integrate drones into its system....

Twitter surges after report that it may be on the block
NEW YORK (AP) -- Twitter's stock is surging following a report that the social media company, forever struggling in Facebook's shadow, is close to a sale....

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