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Tuesday, Jun 27, 2017

Technology

RI House OKs 9.2B budget with free tuition, car tax cut

The Rhode Island House of Representatives voted to cut the state's hated car taxes and approved a pilot program to provide tuition-free community college to in-state students, as it passed a $9.2 billion tax-and-spending plan
Published: 06/23/17
Uber knew fired exec had info at center of Google theft case

Uber knew fired exec had info at center of Google theft case

Uber recruited a former Google engineer now accused of stealing trade secrets even though the company had been forewarned he was still carrying around some of his former employer's property
Published: 06/23/17
Line messaging digital theme park to open in Thai capital

Line messaging digital theme park to open in Thai capital

The text-messaging service Line plans to inaugurate an indoor digital theme park in Thailand's capital, seeking to squeeze maximum advantage from its popularity in the country, its second biggest market after Japan
Published: 06/23/17
Perry tells senators he did not write Trump energy budget

Perry tells senators he did not write Trump energy budget

Senators from both parties are denouncing President Donald Trump's proposed energy budget. Even Trump's energy secretary is distancing himself from the plan
Published: 06/22/17

Siemens joins with University of S Carolina aerospace center

Siemens Corp. is joining with the University of South Carolina to provide students access to an estimated $628 million worth of the latest technology
Published: 06/22/17
Facebook wants to nudge you into 'meaningful' online groups

Facebook wants to nudge you into 'meaningful' online groups

Facebook has almost 2 billion users and now wants to be a more 'meaningful' force in their lives
Published: 06/22/17

Electric vehicle maker to buy AM General plant in Indiana

An electric vehicle manufacturer plans to buy an AM General assembly plant in northern Indiana and invest $30 million in upgrades at the facility
Published: 06/22/17
In Iowa, the president channels his inner candidate Trump

In Iowa, the president channels his inner candidate Trump

President Donald Trump has traveled to the Midwest for a raucous rally with his loyal supporters _ the kind of event he relished before winning the White House
Published: 06/22/17
Foxconn founder: US investment agreement expected by August

Foxconn founder: US investment agreement expected by August

The chairman of Foxconn says the company expects to announce investment plans by early August for at least three U.S. states, with more to be added later
Published: 06/22/17

Feds: $2.7M in grants available for New Mexico businesses

Small businesses in New Mexico working on new innovations that could help the U.S. Energy Department will be getting a boost thanks to $2.7 million in federal grant funding
Published: 06/22/17