A Mars rover concept vehicle is on display at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. The electric vehicle seats four and maxes out at 6 mph. The vehicle was commissioned by the Kennedy Space...
Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 11:50 AM PDT
Elon Musk Claims 'Verbal' OK for NY-Philly-DC Hyperloop
New York to Washington in 29 minutes? Elon Musk says it's possible and he has the government's approval to do it (though it's anyone's guess which government or how long it'd take to build).
Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017 at 01:52 PM PDT
Maryland Company Develops Paper-Thin Bulletproof Tape
A new feature from Apple would allow iPhone users to discreetly call emergency services with a fingerprint touch, with the goal of helping people in distress evade potential attackers.
CNBC reports on the patent...
Monday, Jul 17, 2017 at 09:46 AM PDT
World Emoji Day: A Huge Amount Is Shared Daily on Facebook
About 5 billion emojis are sent each day on Facebook Messenger, the social media giant said Monday, World Emoji Day.
Many of those emojis might be kissing winky faces, the most popular one on Messenger in...
Saturday, Jul 15, 2017 at 08:09 PM PDT
Elon Musk Hints at Mystery Website, Internet Goes Wild
Identifying “fake news” may have just gotten more difficult.
Researchers at the University of Washington have developed an algorithm that can take an audio clip and convert it into an artificial video of...
Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017 at 05:46 PM PDT
Apple to Open Data Center in China With Government Ties
Apple will open a data center in mainland China with ties to the country's government, raising concerns about the security of iCloud accounts that store personal information transferred from iPhones, iPads...
Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017 at 11:46 PM PDT
Tech Companies Join Fight Against Net Neutrality Limits
Netflix, Google, and Facebook are on a mission: To fight the federal government.
Silicon Valley companies, both big and small, are battling for the future of net neutrality, the idea that Internet content...