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TECH 06 Feb 2018 | 7:30 AM

Remembering women who won the vote, Britain’s May calls for end to online abuse

Prime Minister Theresa May will urge companies, lawmakers and other Britons on Tuesday to fight to stop the "coarsening" of political debate, using the centenary of women winning the vote to highlight modern-day online abuse.

TECH 10 May 2016 | 4:38 AM

Uber, Lyft halt Austin service after losing vote over fingerprint checks

On-demand ride companies Uber and Lyft suspended their services in Austin, Texas, after a stinging loss in a weekend vote where they had spent heavily to repeal a city ordinance requiring them to conduct fingerprint background checks for their drivers.

TECH 29 Oct 2014 | 9:35 AM

U.S. regulators to vote on treating Internet TV like cable

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission in coming weeks will vote on whether Internet TV should have the same access to television programming as cable and satellite TV providers, which could shake up competition in the video industry.

TECH 21 May 2016 | 3:00 AM

Football: Fans to get smartphone vote to substitute player

An English Premier League club wants to allow supporters to vote via smartphone for the player they want substituted during a match, a data analyst has told a Doha football conference.

TECH 05 Sep 2017 | 6:41 AM

US House to vote on self driving car legislation

The US House of Representatives will vote on a sweeping proposal to speed the deployment of self-driving cars without human controls and bar states from blocking autonomous vehicles.

TECH 23 Jul 2015 | 12:30 PM

New York postpones vote on Uber cap, plans study on traffic impact

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio postponed a vote on a controversial proposal to cap Uber's growth in the city, announcing new plans to study the impact of the car service app on traffic.

TECH 27 Oct 2017 | 7:33 AM

US regulator to vote on next-generation TV standards

The US Federal Communications Commission will vote next month to allow broadcasters to voluntarily use a new technology to improve picture quality and allow better reception on mobile phones.

TECH 22 Aug 2017 | 3:23 AM

US board to vote on likely cause of Tesla Autopilot crash

The US National Transportation Safety Board will vote at a Sept. 12 hearing on the probable cause of a May 2016 crash that killed a man using the semi-autonomous driving system on his Tesla Model S sedan.

Technology 29 Jul 2016 | 5:03 AM

Tesla gets vote of confidence from a top investor at Fidelity

The manager of Fidelity's OTC Portfolio, a top investor in Tesla Motors Inc and SolarCity Corp, gave the electric automaker's strategies a vote of confidence in his most recent commentary to fund shareholders.

TECH 01 Jul 2016 | 3:53 AM

Google's Schmidt says Brexit vote unlikely to shift investment

Google boss Eric Schmidt said on Thursday that Britain's referendum vote to leave the European Union was unlikely to lead to a shift in the US tech giant's business activities.