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Friday, Jul 28, 2017 at 09:42 AM PDT

Your Roomba May Be Mapping Your Home and Collecting Data It Could Sell

Your Roomba May Be Mapping Your Home and Collecting Data It Could Sell

Roombas and iRobots are popular gadgets to help clean your house, but are they collecting data that could be sold to major companies?

Thursday, Jul 27, 2017 at 01:56 PM PDT

Forbes: Amazon CEO Bezos Was Briefly the World's Richest Man

Forbes: Amazon CEO Bezos Was Briefly the World's Richest Man

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos briefly became the world's richest man Thursday in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. Microsoft founder Bill Gates reclaimed the...

Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017 at 09:58 PM PDT

Judge Recommends Contested Giant Hawaii Telescope for Permit

Judge Recommends Contested Giant Hawaii Telescope for Permit

A construction permit should be granted for a giant telescope planned for a Hawaii mountain summit that some consider sacred, a hearings officer recommended Wednesday. Retired judge Riki May Amano, who is...

Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017 at 01:55 PM PDT

TSA to Implement New, Stronger Airport Screening

TSA to Implement New, Stronger Airport Screening

The Transportation Security Administration is rolling out new and stronger screening methods for carry-on baggages at airports across the United States.

Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017 at 01:48 PM PDT

Facebook's Ads Just Keep Creeping Into New Apps

Facebook's Ads Just Keep Creeping Into New Apps

Scrolling through an ad-free Instagram is now a distant memory, much like the once ad-free Facebook itself. Soon, users of its Messenger app will begin to see advertisements, too — and WhatsApp may not be...

Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017 at 01:31 PM PDT

A Quick Breakdown of Net Neutrality

A Quick Breakdown of Net Neutrality

The words 'net neutrality' have been trending in the news lately, but what is it? Why does it matter? What are the arguments for and against net neutrality?

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 12:17 PM PDT

Zuckerberg and Musk Spar Over Artificial Intelligence

Zuckerberg and Musk Spar Over Artificial Intelligence

Tech giants Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg are feuding on social media on the impact of artificial intelligence. The Facebook CEO referred to Musk's beliefs on AI as "pretty irresponsible" in a Facebook Live...

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 07:57 AM PDT

Microsoft Paint Is 'Here to Stay,' Despite What You Heard

Microsoft Paint Is 'Here to Stay,' Despite What You Heard

Despite nostalgic articles and disappointed tweets mourning the end Microsoft Paint, the apparently beloved application is not going anywhere. The application, which has been featured on every Windows...

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 07:55 AM PDT

Twins Born Conjoined at the Heart

Twins Born Conjoined at the Heart

Twin baby girls Paisleigh and Paislyn Martinez were born conjoined at the chest, with their hearts fused together. Doctors from University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital used groundbreaking technology...

Sunday, Jul 23, 2017 at 09:19 AM PDT

Pokémon Go Fest Attendees Refunded as Glitches Plague Event

Pokémon Go Fest Attendees Refunded as Glitches Plague Event

Thousands of people descended on Chicago Saturday for Pokémon Go Fest – an event that was billed as a celebration of the smartphone game’s first year but instead became a debacle plagued by massive lines and...

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