• Not my laptop! Airline passengers hit the device doldrums

    NEW YORK (AP) — As far as the indignities of modern air travel go, the latest ban on laptops and tablets on some international flights falls somewhere between taking off shoes at the security checkpoint and testing baby food and milk for bomb residue.

    Updated: 2:50 pm

  • US, UK bar laptop carry-ons from Mideast, N. Africa flights

    WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. and British officials said Tuesday the decision to bar laptops and tablets from the cabins of some international flights wasn’t based on any specific threat but on longstanding concerns about terrorists targeting jetliners.

  • Google opens ‘shortcuts’ to information, tools on phones

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google wants to make it easier for you to find answers and recommendations on smartphones without having to think about what to ask its search engine.