Cyberattack wave ebbs, but experts see risk of more

LONDON (AP) — The "ransomware" cyberattack that has crippled companies and governments around the world ebbed in intensity on Monday, though experts warned that new versions of the virus could emerge.

Judge orders Uber not to use Waymo technology

DETROIT (AP) — A federal judge has ordered Uber to stop using technology that a key executive downloaded before he left Waymo, the autonomous car company that was spun off from Google.

The order filed Monday in a trade secrets theft lawsuit also forces Uber to return all downloaded materials by noon on May 31.

Restaurant tech: A nudge to spend more

NEW YORK — Restaurant chains are making it easier to order food with a few taps of the screen — so much so that you may lose sight of how much you're spending.

Playing Critic: Attention to detail stands out in 'Prey'

Beautiful. Tense. Unnerving. Surprising. Frustrating. Familiar.

All words that describe "Prey," the latest from Arkane Studios and Bethesda Softworks.

Robots invade Chicago's Museum of Science and Industry

CHICAGO — If you visit the Museum of Science and Industry over the next 10 months or so, you likely will be greeted by RoboThespian, a life-sized humanoid robot.

Rich Warren: Bose continues to supply great sounds

Consider Bose the lantern bearer of speakers with its new wireless SoundLink Revolve and Revolve+ speakers. Shaped and sized like elegant small lanterns, they radiate sound the way a lantern radiates light. Thus, Bose dubbed them "Revolve" because of their 360-degree sound field.

Wired In: Yinghua Yang

Each week, staff writer Paul Wood chats with a high-tech difference-maker. This week, meet YINGHUA YANG, co-founder of FlipWord. Her current main role in the company is user interface design, learning curriculum design and project management.

Judge sends theft claim against Uber to U.S. attorney

DETROIT (AP) — Allegations that Uber has been using self-driving car technology stolen from Google has been referred by a federal judge to the U.S. attorney's office for a potential criminal investigation.

#TheMJs, May 12, 2017

On Fridays, staff writer Marcus Jackson (@MarcusJ_NG) provides a quick glance at the best that Twitter has to offer.



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