AP Technology Writer
More from Michael Liedtke
Your Complete Guide to Inventory Forecasting
An accurate inventory forecast is invaluable, especially when supply chains and consumer demand are changing rapidly. Effective inventory forecasting can mean the difference between profitability and piles of unsold goods that eat up your available cash.
Jul 1st, 2021
PG&E Will Spend $15B+ Burying Power Lines
It's an effort to prevent its fraying grid from sparking wildfires.
Jul 22nd, 2021
Auto Group Backs Guidelines for Automated Vehicles
The voluntary principles come as federal agencies increase scrutiny of Tesla's Autopilot driver-assist system after two men were killed in a fiery crash.
Apr 27th, 2021
Waymo CEO Steps Down
He cited his desire to enjoy life as the world emerges from the pandemic.
Apr 5th, 2021
Workers Worry as States Ease Mask Rules
As more areas join Texas, Mississippi and others in lifting mask mandates, many workers share a combination of economic optimism and concern for personal safety.
Mar 8th, 2021
Wildfire Victims Sue Former PG&E Execs
The lawsuit seeks to tap into the $200-$400 million in liability insurance that PG&E secured for former executives and board members.
Feb 25th, 2021
Bezos May Step Down Without Stepping Away
The departing Amazon CEO appears likely to keep identifying new frontiers for the world's dominant e-commerce company.
Feb 3rd, 2021
Apple Cracking Down on Tracking iPhone Users
The feature was delayed to give Facebook and other app makers more time to adjust.
Jan 28th, 2021
Samsung Promises New Phones Will Deliver More for Less
In responding to the pandemic's economic impacts, Samsung's next crop of smartphones will feature three key improvements at lower prices.
Jan 15th, 2021
Chip Shortage Results in Production Cuts for Autos
Officials at Volkswagen, Ford, Fiat Chrysler, Toyota and Nissan all say they have been hit by the semiconductor shortfall.
Jan 11th, 2021
Semiconductor Shortage Forces Auto Production Cuts
The industry was just starting to replenish inventory lost when factories shut down last spring.
Jan 11th, 2021
Trump Widens US Ban on Chinese Apps
The order marks the Trump administration’s latest attempt to hobble China.
Jan 5th, 2021