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There's a lot about Tesla Motors' offer to buy SolarCity that's difficult to understand, including the motives of Elon Musk, a polarizing billionaire who is the chairman and largest shareholder of both companies
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- It's a proposal that would unite two companies on shaky financial ground as they plow into relatively new markets. One makes electric cars, the other installs solar panels. There are few obvious synergies....

A New Hampshire library has found itself on the front lines of the privacy battle after it installed a program that masks the location and identity of its users
LEBANON, N.H. (AP) -- A small library in New Hampshire sits at the forefront of global efforts to promote privacy and fight government surveillance - to the consternation of law enforcement....

A visit to an Alco factory in China offers insight into what it takes to sell to the rest of the world
DONGGUAN CITY, China (AP) -- A look inside Alco Electronics Ltd.'s factory in China shows what it takes to succeed as a maker of gadgets for the rest of the world - human precision in tiny tasks and increasingly automated manufacturing, but also flexible thinking and perks to keep the best employees....

China has issued new regulations demanding that search engines clearly identify paid search results, months after a terminally ill cancer patient complained of being misled by the giant search engine Baidu
BEIJING (AP) -- China issued new regulations on Saturday demanding that search engines clearly identify paid search results, months after a terminally ill cancer patient complained that he was misled by the giant search engine Baidu....

Federal authorities are seeking a high-tech solution for the increasing problem of hobby drone fliers zooming devices into active wildfire areas and endangering airplane and helicopter pilots trying to put out blazes
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- When Brian Cresto and his fellow firefighters fly toward a wildfire at just a few hundred feet off the ground, he's scouting for the best spot for them to land when they parachute down....

How to distribute lifesaving supplies quickly and safely after a natural disaster has long been a puzzle for responders, but now drones might be the lifesaver
CAPE MAY, N.J. (AP) -- How to distribute lifesaving supplies quickly and safely after a natural disaster has long been a puzzle for responders. Now, drones might be the lifesaver....

The United Kingdom's historic vote to exit the European Union is dominating the conversation online as well as global headlines
LONDON (AP) -- The United Kingdom's historic vote to exit the European Union is dominating the conversation online as well as global headlines....

From a pen that lets kids safely create 3-D sculptures with melted plastic to an electrically charged glass that makes beer taste bubblier, there's no shortage of fun and quirky gadgets on display at this year's CE Week
NEW YORK (AP) -- From a 3-D pen that lets kids safely doodle with melted plastic to an electrically charged glass that makes beer taste bubblier, there was no shortage of fun and quirky gadgets at this year's CE Week....

Stanford University researchers are using Google Glass to help autistic children analyze faces in real time and alert them to the emotions they're expressing
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Like many autistic children, Julian Brown has trouble reading emotions in people's faces, one of the biggest challenges for people with the neurological disorder....

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology say a computer rigged to binge-watch television shows eventually may help the robots of the future mimic humans
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) -- Remember the Jetsons' robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers think her future real-life incarnations can learn a thing or two from Steve Carell and other sitcom stars....

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There's a lot about Tesla Motors' offer to buy SolarCity that's difficult to understand, including the motives of Elon Musk, a polarizing billionaire who is the chairman and largest shareholder of both companies

A New Hampshire library has found itself on the front lines of the privacy battle after it installed a program that masks the location and identity of its users

A visit to an Alco factory in China offers insight into what it takes to sell to the rest of the world

China has issued new regulations demanding that search engines clearly identify paid search results, months after a terminally ill cancer patient complained of being misled by the giant search engine Baidu

More than half the global population is under age 30, President Barack Obama said Friday, and it is vital to make sure they have the right tools to start new businesses

The United Kingdom's historic vote to exit the European Union is dominating the conversation online as well as global headlines

How to distribute lifesaving supplies quickly and safely after a natural disaster has long been a puzzle for responders, but now drones might be the lifesaver

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Federal authorities are seeking a high-tech solution for the increasing problem of hobby drone fliers zooming devices into active wildfire areas and endangering airplane and helicopter pilots trying to put out blazes

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