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Baseball Team Has Computer Call Balls, Strikes

No blaming or booing the umpire for a questionable called third strike at a Northern California independent league. A compute…

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Baseball Team Has Computer Call Balls, Strikes

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United Airlines hack associated with China?

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  • Samsung Elec says second quarter Galaxy S6 sales below expectations 47 minutes ago

    SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Thursday that sales of its premium Galaxy S6 smartphones fell short of expectations during the second quarter due … More »Samsung Elec says second quarter Galaxy S6 sales below expectations

    SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Thursday that sales of its premium Galaxy S6 smartphones fell short of expectations during the second quarter due to firm's inability to meet demand for the curved-screen model. Park Jin-young, Samsung's vice president for the mobile business, said the firm expects …

  • A man stands next to a banner promoting Samsung Electronics' smartphone Galaxy 6 at a store in Seoul
    Samsung Elec cautious on outlook, says mobile business environment tough 1 hour 27 minutes ago

    By Se Young Lee SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd <005930.KS> offered a downbeat outlook for the third quarter after April-June profit dropped on a supply … More »Samsung Elec cautious on outlook, says mobile business environment tough

    A man stands next to a banner promoting Samsung Electronics' smartphone Galaxy 6 at a store in Seoul

    By Se Young Lee SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd <005930.KS> offered a downbeat outlook for the third quarter after April-June profit dropped on a supply shortage for one of its main smartphone models, underscoring continued headwinds for the tech giant. Samsung remained the world's top smartphone seller in …

  • A 3D plastic representation of the Facebook logo is seen in this illustration in Zenica
    Facebook profit falls 9 percent as costs soar 2 hours 52 minutes ago

    Facebook Inc reported quarterly revenue that beat forecasts but its profit fell 9 percent as the social media company sharply increased spending to boost mobile revenue … More »Facebook profit falls 9 percent as costs soar

    A 3D plastic representation of the Facebook logo is seen in this illustration in Zenica

    Facebook Inc reported quarterly revenue that beat forecasts but its profit fell 9 percent as the social media company sharply increased spending to boost mobile revenue and future growth. "We're investing in the next set of services and what will be future investments like Messenger, WhatsApp and Oculus," Chief Operating …

  • Open Text revenue beats estimates for first time in four quarters 3 hours ago

    Canada's business software maker Open Text Corp raised its fiscal 2016 operating margin forecast and reported a better-than-expected revenue for the first time in four … More »Open Text revenue beats estimates for first time in four quarters

    Canada's business software maker Open Text Corp raised its fiscal 2016 operating margin forecast and reported a better-than-expected revenue for the first time in four quarters as it closed more big contracts. Open Text's U.S.-listed shares rose 14 percent in trading after the bell on Wednesday as the financial results …

  • Photo illustration shows USB device being plugged into a laptop computer in Berlin
    U.S. likely to scale back planned limits on intrusion-software exports 3 hours ago

    By Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Commerce said on Wednesday it will revise regulations intended to restrict the export of software that … More »U.S. likely to scale back planned limits on intrusion-software exports

    Photo illustration shows USB device being plugged into a laptop computer in Berlin

    By Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Commerce said on Wednesday it will revise regulations intended to restrict the export of software that can used to break into computers and smart phones. An initial draft of the regulations, published in May, attracted hundreds of comments, many of them complaints …

  • Cups sit on table ahead of discussion during the second day of the Clinton Global Initiative 2012 (CGI) in New York

    By Allison Lampert and Alastair Sharp MONTREAL/TORONTO (Reuters) - CGI Group Inc, the information systems and management consultancy, said on Wednesday it would target acquisitions in cyber security while exiting some markets entirely, as it reported third-quarter profit and revenue that missed estimates. The chief executive …

  • A new AMD Opteron 6000 series processor is seen on a motherboard during a product launch in Taipei

    By Noel Randewich SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A two-day rally in the lowly shares of Advanced Micro Devices Inc may be squeezing short sellers, who recently increased their bets against the chipmaker. The annual interest rate that short sellers pay to borrow shares of AMD surged from 4 percent to an unusually high 50 percent …

  • Clearpath Robotics CEO Matt Rendall poses for a portrait at the Clearpath Robotics warehouse in Kitchener, Ont., on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. Canadian robot manufacturer Clearpath Robotics is rolling into Silicon Valley with a new office. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Hannah Yoon

    Canadian robot manufacturer Clearpath Robotics is rolling into Silicon Valley with a new office. The Kitchener, Ont.-based company says it plans to open a product design facility in the San Francisco Bay Area before the end of the year. It would be Clearpath's first office outside the Kitchener-Waterloo community where …

  • The Netflix logo is shown in this illustration photograph in Encinitas, California

    Telecom Italia will offer TV series and movies from Netflix to its clients after a deal the Italian phone group said would help spur demand for faster Internet in the euro zone's No. 3 economy. Telecom Italia is boosting investments to build modern fiber optic networks and sealing deals with content providers, part of …

  • A man walks past a screen displaying a logo of Volkswagen at an event in New Delhi

    Volkswagen AG , the world's No. 1 automaker, will offer automatic braking and other crash avoidance systems as standard or optional features on most 2016 models sold in the United States beginning later this year, the company said on Wednesday. Volkswagen said it will offer systems that can bring a car to a full stop from …

  • FILE - In this April 29, 2015 file photo, a Dell laptop computer running Windows 10 is on display at the Microsoft Build conference in San Francisco. Microsoft’s new Windows 10 operating system debuts Wednesday, July 29, 2015, as the longtime leader in PC software struggles to carve out a new role in a world where people increasingly rely on smartphones, tablets and information stored online. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

    Microsoft debuted its new Windows 10 operating system Wednesday, in what the company hopes will be a pivotal moment in its bid regain its sway in a world where the PC is no longer king. Microsoft is counting on tens or even hundreds of millions more to download its latest release for free in coming months. While some …

  • Manitoba's auditor general says more work needs to be done to protect the personal information of patients and other data. A new report from Norm Ricard says there are cybersecurity holes in the systems being used by the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority. The audit says there is a significant risk of people gaining unauthorized …

  • Photo illustration of Twitter logo in front of stock graph

    Twitter needs to act fast - simplify its core product and organize news feeds better, analysts said. At least 19 brokerages cut their price target on Twitter to as low as $30 - 18 percent lower than the stock's Tuesday's close of $36.54. Twitter's shares skidded more than 13 percent to $32.15 on Wednesday, wiping out …

  • A customer is reflected in a screen showing the schedule times of United at Newark International airport in New Jersey

    REUTERS - United Continental Holdings Inc has been the target of a data breach linked to a group of China-backed hackers, Bloomberg reported. The company detected an attack into its computer systems in May or early June, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Among the data stolen are manifests, which …

  • This screen shot provided by Microsoft shows the Start page in Windows 10. With Windows 10, the start button functions the way it did with Windows 7 and earlier. The graphical start page from Windows 8 is embedded in that start button, so that it feels modern without chucking old habits. (Microsoft via AP)

    It took me just a weekend to get comfortable with Microsoft's new Windows 10 operating system, something I never did with its predecessor, Windows 8, even after nearly three years. Windows 8 was Microsoft's way of modernizing personal computers, as smartphones and tablets grew more popular. Apps that weren't designed …

 
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