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Tesla Rolling Out Autopilot Software Updates to 1,000 Cars

Tesla Motors Inc. began rolling out software updates to customers with newer cars, bringing them to parity with owners who have what’s known as “Autopilot 1” and setting the stage to ultimately unleash full self-driving capability. “HW2 Autopilot software uploading to 1,000 cars this eve. Will then hold to verify no field issues and upload […]

Last week’s record-breaking Internet attack came from 100,000 enslaved Web devices

Last Friday’s cyberattack, which took down Twitter, Netflix, Reddit, and other popular websites for hours across the country, originated from 100,000 Web-enabled devices harnessed together by a malicious software program. That’s the conclusion of Dyn, the New Hampshire company that manages a significant portion of the Internet’s infrastructure and was the target of the attack. “This […]

Battle to reclaim Islamic State-held Mosul in Iraq displaces 1,000 villagers

KHAZER, Iraq – Iraqi special forces have moved more than 1,000 people from villages near the front lines of the battle to retake the Islamic State-held city of Mosul and surrounding areas, where the U.N. says militants have committed a number of atrocities in recent days, officials said Wednesday. Special forces Maj. Gen. Haider Fadhil […]

People are bidding over $250,000 for one of Apple’s first 50 computers

In the summer of 1976, two young friends in Northern California agreed to sell 50 computers to a local store for $500 each. After working for 10 days straight, they pulled it off. That computer went on to be known as the Apple-1, Apple Computer’s first product. Those young men were Steve Wozniak and Steve […]

UN says 60,000 have fled South Sudan since latest fighting

About 60,000 people have fled South Sudan since fighting broke out between rival army factions almost four weeks ago, the United Nations refugee agency said Tuesday. About 52,000 people have gone to Uganda, 7,000 to Sudan and 1,000 to Kenya, the agency said. In all, almost 900,000 South Sudanese have left their country since civil […]