Wireless? Bar codes? What's the best way to pay with your phone? Apple Pay, Google Wallet and a few other services use a wireless technology called near-field communication, or NFC.
Microsoft has unveiled a cheaper smartphone, costing about 110 euros ($135), as it eyes emerging and other low-cost markets for growth.
Ford officially begins production of its aluminum-sided 2015 F-150 pickup on Tuesday.
It's Ford Motor Co.'s biggest bet in decades: an aluminum-sided F-150 that could set a new industry standard — or cost the company its pickup truck crown.
U.S. officials say more work needs to be done on negotiations to limit Iran's nuclear program as a deadline swiftly approaches for a final deal.
Kansas will face a $279 million budget shortfall by July, far worse than state officials had thought before a new revenue forecast Monday that will force Gov. Sam Brownback and legislators to consider spending cuts.
The U.S. and China have made a breakthrough in talks to eliminate duties on a broad range of technology products, reports quoted U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman as saying Tuesday.
The president announced the recipients while traveling Tuesday in China.
Hong Kong stocks rose for a second straight day Tuesday as investors squeezed some more gains out of news that the long-awaited Hong Kong-Shanghai Stock Connect would start next week, an announcement that boosted shares Monday.
Here are the latest trading levels for Asia's major stock markets: Tokyo (Nikkei Average) up 0.7% ; Hong Kong (Hang Seng Index) up 0.6% ; Shanghai (Shanghai Composite Index) up 0.9% ; Sydney (S&P/ASX 200) down 0.1% ; Seoul (Kospi) up 0.2% Taipei (Taiex) flat Copyright © 2014 MarketWatch, Inc.
Private prison contractor Management & Training Corp. says it has fired a consultant who prosecutors say bribed the former Mississippi Corrections Commissioner.
A Defense Department spokesperson confirmed to Fox News that the group was visiting the Al-Asad Air Base to “conduct a site survey of facilities for potential future use as an advise and assist operation location in support of Iraq Security Forces.”
With a ruling last week by the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals on same sex marriage bans, it appears likely the Supreme Court will ultimately weigh in on the contentious issue, possibly before their term ends in June 2015.