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36 min ago NASA Is Sending This Spacecraft on a Galactic Obstacle Course
The daring ring dive marks the beginning of the end for the long-running space probe.
36 min ago SEC Slaps Tesla's Wrist Over Accounting Practices
The Securities and Exchange Commission has been writing Tesla some strongly worded letters about its accounting practices.
36 min ago Chrome Extension Changes 'Alt-Right' to 'White Supremacy'
The extension which has been downloaded more than 2,100 times is a protest effort over what its creator calls 'normalization' of the term 'alt-right.'
36 min ago Internet Back-Up Creating Copy in Canada After Election
'Libraries like ours are susceptible to different fault lines,' founder Brewster Kahle wrote, citing Donald Trump's election among several reasons.
36 min ago Protecting Your Internet Presence in the Age of Trump
He starts petty fights on Twitter, he's cool with Putin, and when he takes the oath of office President Donald J. Trump will assume control of the most advanced internet surveillance system the world knows about.
36 min ago Netflix Binging Just Got So Much Easier
Netflix will now let you download shows to watch when you're offline.
36 min ago Lucy Swung From Trees, Scans Show
The famous pre-human "Lucy" had strong arms that show she swung in trees, a new study finds.
36 min ago Respect Science, Researchers Say in Warning Shot to Trump
More than 2,300 Americans scientists, including 22 Nobel Prize winners, issued an open letter to the president-elect and to Congress Wednesday.
36 min ago On World AIDS Day, Apple Pledges More Support
Apple is expanding its support for the fight against AIDS through the charity founded by Bono, Tim Cook said in an interview.
36 min ago The Nokia Phone Is Poised for a Comeback
Nokia-branded mobile phones are about to make a comeback via a new venture that will reunite the Nokia brand with veteran Nokia executives.
36 min ago Hacking an Entire City Might Be Easier Than You Think
When you think of cyber attacks, the last place you think of may be the ticket booth at the subway station.
36 min ago Super Mario on Your iPhone is Literally a Game Changer
Here's another reason you won't be able to put your phone down.
36 min ago Science Committee Tweets Climate-Change Denying Article
Scientists were quick to debunk the author's claims and share their dismay that the House committee would cite an organization like Breitbart.
36 min ago Facebook Will Use A.I. to Flag Offensive Live Streams
Facebook is working on automatically flagging offensive material in live video streams, building on a growing effort to use artificial intelligence.
36 min ago Could This Browser Extension Be the Answer to Fighting Fake News?
The plug-in discerns whether links, status updates, or images posted on Facebook contain credible or fake information.
36 min ago Trump May Have Just Built His First Bridge to Silicon Valley
What are some of the biggest transportation issues Elaine Chao is going to need to address when it comes to the gig economy?
36 min ago How Computers Are Learning to Predict the Future
MIT's latest AI research can actually create videos of the future, and might one day let computers make diagnoses from medical images, detect bank fraud, and operate vehicles better than humans.
36 min ago Sleigh It Ain't So: Domino's Abandons Delivery by Reindeer
Domino's Japan has stopped its reindeer training program for pizza delivery, saying it's too difficult to control the unwieldy beasts.
36 min ago Russian Central Bank Loses $31 Million in Cyber Attack
Hackers stole more than 2 billion rubles from accounts at the Russian central bank, the bank said on Friday.
36 min ago How a Trump Administration Could Reshape the Internet
Many experts say that Republicans who generally oppose regulation are likely to take charge at the Federal Communications Commission, the government's primary telecom regulator. Under Trump, "the FCC will be a lot more focused on getting government out of the way," said Berin Szoka, president of TechFreedom, a think tank that opposes much regulation.
Yesterday Can Augmented Reality Make Motorcycles Safer?
The BMW Vision Motorrad Next 100 is motorcycle concept which makes use of an AR visor. The visor scans the field of view for threats giving the driver greater ability to drive safely.
Yesterday How a Trump Administration Could Shape the Internet
Many experts say that Republicans who generally oppose regulation are likely to take charge at the Federal Communications Commission, the government's primary telecom regulator. Under Trump, "the FCC will be a lot more focused on getting government out of the way," said Berin Szoka, president of TechFreedom, a think tank that opposes much regulation.
Yesterday Dems Want Info on Russian Role in Election Declassified
Michael McFaul, former U.S. ambassador to Russia, talks with Rachel Maddow about a new request by Democratic senators to President Barack Obama.
Dec 1 Cyber Monday Deals That Are Still Worth Grabbing
Don't panic if you missed your alarm this morning and fear you've missed all the Cyber Monday deals! Retailers are keeping things interesting.
Dec 1 Tech Gift Guide: The Best Gadgets and Toys for Kids
Finding the perfect gift for kids can be difficult, mostly because there are so many awesome toys and gadgets to choose from.
Dec 1 Hackers Are Ramping Up Their Cyber Monday Attacks
Hackers are pulling out all sorts of tricks to make your Cyber Monday not so nice.
Dec 1 How Virtual Reality Is Redefining Live Music
Boiler Room and Inception VR are teaming up to create the first virtual music venue in London, where people around the globe can attend the same loud, sweaty, exclusive live shows.
Dec 1 7-Year-Old Social Media Star 'On the Run' After Home Bombed
Following an intensifying attack by the forces backing President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo, Bana al-Abed is "fighting" for her life with her mother.
Dec 1 China Sees Thousand Percent Increase in Cyber Attacks
The average number of cyber attacks detected by companies in mainland China and Hong Kong grew 969 percent between 2014 and 2016.
Dec 1 Cyber Monday Was the Biggest Online Sales Day in History
It seems like almost everyone found a deal they liked on Cyber Monday.