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Amazon supermarket could operate with just 3 employees

In December last year, Amazon unveiled its vision of grocery shopping called Amazon Go. It involves no lines or registers, just you, an app, and a completely automated shopping experience that should appeal to just about everyone. Here at PCMag we have a few reservations, but a test store in …

Obama and Japan's Abe to visit Pearl Harbor amid renewed talk of nuclear concerns

President Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are scheduled to honor the war dead at Pearl Harbor on Tuesday, marking the 75th anniversary of the attack that thrust the U.S. into World War II.<p>The visit was planned as a coda to Obama’s visit to Hiroshima in May, where Abe hosted him as the …

Every Country’s Most Popular Tourist Attraction

There are two types of travelers: those who want to hit up the most popular tourist attractions of their intended destination, and those who would …

Carrie Fisher, child of Hollywood who blazed a path as 'Star Wars' heroine, screenwriter and author, dies at 60

Carrie Fisher never tired of poking fun at "Star Wars," starting with the instantly iconic buns her character, Princess Leia, wore on the sides of her head, which she once called "a hair-don't instead of a hairdo."<p>It was just one example of the astringent and often self-directed wit that defined …

2017: The Year the Air Force Picks Its New Plane

Have you heard? There's a $50 billion Air Force contract up for grabs -- and America's biggest defense contractors are forming battle lines to try to win it.<p>Sometime next year, the Air Force's "T-X" trainer contract will begin, and one lucky company will win an $8.4 billion award to build 350 new …

White House races to save Middle East peace process before Trump takes office

John Kerry to underline outgoing president’s support of two-state solution with speech setting out US vision of Israel-Palestine agreement<p>John Kerry is due to lay out a US framework for a Palestinian-Israeli agreement as the Obama administration and its international allies scramble to protect what …

India's ruling party ordered online abuse of opponents, claims book

Former volunteer for the Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) says she was told to criticise journalists, actors and political figures online<p>Social media trolling against Indian public figures including journalists and actors has been directly co-ordinated from inside the country’s ruling party, a new book …

Samsung's Gear VR browser gets improved WebVR content support

WebVR 1.0 from Chrome and Firefox developers brings 360-degree photos and more.<p>One of the best reasons to (still) consider a Galaxy S7 smartphone is the Gear VR headset support, and with Google's Daydream a looming rival, Samsung wants to keep things that way. As such, Samsung recently updated its …

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Pop superstar George Michael dies of heart failure at 53

LONDON (AP) — George Michael's moment of liberation followed what seemed at first to be a time of deep humiliation.<p>He was blessed with sensual good …

Obama insists Trump win no indicator Democrats' vision for U.S. is 'a fantasy'

President Obama is “confident” that he would have defeated Republican Donald Trump in a head-to-head match-up in the 2016 U.S. presidential …

China sends aircraft carrier to Pacific for first time

China's navy has sent a carrier battle group to the Pacific to conduct military drills for the first time. The projection of power comes amid …

The Latest: Russian divers to work all night at crash site

MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the crash of a Russian aircraft with 92 people on board en route to Russia's air base in Syria (all times local):<p>9:55 p.m.<p>…

Apple unveils official 25-hour battery case for the iPhone 6 and 6S

Apple's iPhones have long been a source of battery anxiety, with third-party battery cases easing these worries by offering extra juice when you need it. Now, Apple has unveiled its own Smart Battery Case for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S, quietly posting the product on its online stores (as spotted …