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Boeing Studies Pilotless Planes As It Ponders Next Jetliner

Pic: ReutersSEATTLE: Boeing Co is looking ahead to a brave new world where jetliners fly without pilots and aims to test some of the technology next year, the world's biggest plane maker said in a briefing ahead of the Paris Airshow.

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Honda To Focus On Self-Driving Cars, Robotics, EVs Through 2030

Pic: ReutersHAGA, JAPAN: Japanese carmaker Honda Motor Co on Thursday spelled out for the first time its plans to develop autonomous cars which can drive on city streets by 2025, building on its strategy to take on rivals in the auto market of the future.

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Internet Cameras Have Hard-Coded Password That Can’t Be Changed

Security cameras manufactured by China-based Foscam are vulnerable to remote take-over hacks that allow attackers to view video feeds, download stored files, and possibly compromise other devices connected to a local network. That's according to a 12-page report released Wednesday by security firm F-Secure.

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Samsung Electronics To Invest $300 Million For U.S. Appliances Factory: Korea Economic Daily

Pic: ReutersTech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd plans to invest $300 million to build an appliances factory in the United States, the Korea Economic Daily reported on Thursday citing unnamed sources.

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Judge Rules Uber Must Disclose Key Document In Waymo Self-Driving Car Case

Pic: ReutersA magistrate judge has ruled that Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] must hand over a key document that could shed light on what its executives knew about alleged theft of trade secrets from Alphabet Inc's (GOOGL.O) Waymo self-driving car unit.

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Toshiba Shares Up After Sources Say It Aims To Name Chip Ops Buyer On June 15

Pic: ReutersShares of Toshiba Corp jumped on Thursday after people familiar with the matter said it aims to name a winner for its prized semiconductor business next week.

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Amazon Error Sends Some Shoppers To Dog Photo, Not Product Page

Pic: ReutersAmazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) told some shoppers on Wednesday that there was a problem when they were trying to view product listings.

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Blackberry Introduces Auto Software, Will Bundle With Qualcomm Chips

Pic: ReutersBlackberry Ltd. said on Wednesday it has developed new software for running complex computer systems on vehicles that will be bundled with semiconductors sold by Qualcomm Inc.

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Toshiba Asks Western Digital Again To Drop Challenge To Toshiba's Chip Business Sale

Pic: ReutersToshiba Corp on Wednesday asked Western Digital Corp once again to stop challenging the Japanese conglomerate's plans to sell its chip business.

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