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Amazon’s prime search ads

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Google has long dominated the market for U.S. search ads, those marketing messages that frequently pop up at the top and bottom of your search results. And small wonder; it did, after all, turn...

Social media campaign aims to solve IU student’s 1977 murder

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — With their maternal grandmothers being sisters, Scott Burnham and Ann Louise Harmeier were second cousins who didn't see each other often. He was 10 years younger, and they grew up...

Texas professor, 97, wins Nobel for lithium-ion battery research

STOCKHOLM (AP) — If you're reading this on a mobile phone or laptop computer, you might thank this year's three laureates for the Nobel Prize in chemistry for their work on lithium-ion batteries. Yet the...

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, Google’s new competition cop, says everything is “on the...

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October 8, 2019 AUSTIN — Ken Paxton is no fan of Google. The Lone Star State’s Republican attorney general says he rarely even uses the company’s widely popular search engine, opting instead for rival services,...

Are we alone? Nobel Prize goes to 3 who tackled cosmic query

WASHINGTON (AP) — They are two of the most fundamental questions not just of science, but of humanity: How did we get here? And are we alone? A Canadian-American cosmologist and two Swiss scientists split...

UT Dallas gets $500,00 engineering scholarship grant

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A Dallas-based health care technology company has endowed the largest-ever scholarship program at UT Dallas' engineering school. The university received $500,000 from Axxess to create and fund the Axxess Scholars Program, which will assist computer...

‘Big Bang Theory’ gets shout out at Nobel Prize announcement

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STOCKHOLM (AP) — Life imitated art Tuesday when "The Big Bang Theory" — the popular U.S. television show that is — made its way into the annals of Nobel history. The announcement that a trio...

Small businesses increasingly a target for cybercriminals

NEW YORK (AP) — While small and mid-sized businesses are increasingly targets for cybercriminals, companies are struggling to devote enough resources to protect their technology from attack. That's one of the findings of an annual...

UPS gets government approval to become a drone airline

DALLAS (AP) — UPS has won government approval to operate a nationwide fleet of drones, which will let the company expand deliveries on hospital campuses and move it one step closer to making deliveries...

O.K. Carter: Sign of the time: UTA adds an esports certification credential for degreed...

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UT-Arlington’s decision to add a new for-credit esports certification credential to its academic offerings clearly has logic to it, if for no other reason than growing inquiries from students that keep popping up, the...