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  • Adult dating site investigating breach of user data May 22, 2015
    PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — The operator of a popular adult dating website said Friday it's investigating a data security breach following reports that hackers stole names, email addresses and information about the sexual orientation or habits of up to 4 million members.
    The Associated Press
  • French court rejects Uber's challenge to legal restrictions May 22, 2015
    PARIS (AP) — France's highest court has rejected ride-sharing company Uber's bid to have much of a recent law banning its services declared unconstitutional.
    The Associated Press
  • Aviation agency unveils messaging system to reduce delays May 21, 2015
    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A system that replaces verbal communication between pilots and air traffic controllers with computerized messages was unveiled Thursday by federal aviation officials, who said the system will reduce delays during weather events and cut down on errors that occur during routine voice transmissions.
    The Associated Press
  • PayPal's new chief promises new services for a mobile world May 21, 2015
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As PayPal prepares to split from its corporate parent, its new chief executive is promising to expand the popular online payment system, adding a variety of services for consumers to use when shopping on their phones or in traditional stores.
    The Associated Press
  • Hewlett-Packard sells stake in Chinese unit for $2.3B May 21, 2015
    NEW YORK (AP) — Hewlett-Packard is selling a controlling stake in its China server and storage unit, a move that comes as the Chinese government, apparently worried about U.S. cyberspying, has encouraged the use of local companies.
    The Associated Press