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Monday, Jun 5, 2017 at 07:30 PM PDT

Google Now Mapping Air Quality, Starting With Oakland

Google Now Mapping Air Quality, Starting With Oakland

Google Maps camera cars are a common sight on Bay Area roads, but their functionality has now spread beyond mapping and imaging the region. Their latest duty: checking the air we breathe.

Monday, Jun 5, 2017 at 10:43 AM PDT

Here's Why Facebook and Google Can’t Protect You From Terror

Here's Why Facebook and Google Can’t Protect You From Terror

Tech companies have been criticized for their efforts disrupting the online terror planning since the most recent attack in London, but one cybersecurity analyst told CNBC there is little they can do. Security...

Monday, Jun 5, 2017 at 01:40 PM PDT

Follow Live: Scott Budman Live From #WWDC2017

Follow Live: Scott Budman Live From #WWDC2017

NBC Bay Area tech reporter Scott Budman is Live at Apple's developer conference. Follow him on @scottbudman for more.

Monday, Jun 5, 2017 at 09:10 AM PDT

Space Station Welcomes 1st Returning Vehicle Since Shuttle

Space Station Welcomes 1st Returning Vehicle Since Shuttle

The International Space Station welcomed its first returning vehicle in years Monday — a SpaceX Dragon capsule making its second delivery. Space shuttle Atlantis was the last repeat visitor six years ago. It's...

Monday, Jun 5, 2017 at 10:19 AM PDT

Woman Accused in Texting Suicide Case Waives Jury Trial

Woman Accused in Texting Suicide Case Waives Jury Trial

A Massachusetts woman accused of sending her boyfriend dozens of text messages encouraging him to kill himself has waived her right to a jury trial.

Monday, Jun 5, 2017 at 11:30 PM PDT

Apple Unveils New HomePod Speaker

Apple Unveils New HomePod Speaker

Apple nodded to several up-and-coming technology trends, unveiling new device features touching on virtual reality, online privacy and a form of artificial intelligence called machine learning.

Saturday, Jun 3, 2017 at 02:50 PM PDT

SpaceX Launches Its 1st Recycled Cargo Ship to ISS

SpaceX Launches Its 1st Recycled Cargo Ship to ISS

SpaceX launched its first recycled cargo ship to the International Space Station on Saturday, yet another milestone in its bid to drive down flight costs. After a two-day delay caused by thunderstorms, the...

Friday, Jun 2, 2017 at 09:15 PM PDT

Zuckerberg Vetoes Fake News Transparency for Investors

Zuckerberg Vetoes Fake News Transparency for Investors

Some shareholders called for Facebook to produce an annual report detailing what it has been doing to thwart fake news at the company's annual shareholder meeting on Thursday, NBC News reported. However, the...

Friday, Jun 2, 2017 at 01:54 PM PDT

AI Sex Robots Are on Their Way

AI Sex Robots Are on Their Way

Robots are becoming smarter and have become a part of our daily lives more than ever, from the work they do in hospitals and restaurants to helping around the house. But some of these robot personal assistants...

Friday, Jun 2, 2017 at 10:36 AM PDT

Here's What to Expect From Apple’s Big Event Next Week

Here's What to Expect From Apple’s Big Event Next Week

Next week Apple is set to have its developer's conference, known as WWDC, where tech experts are expecting Apple to discuss new hardware and software, CNBC reported. Most likely, Apple will reveal its new...

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