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Friday, Dec 23, 2016 at 01:09 AM PST

World's First Solar Road Opens in Normandy, France

World's First Solar Road Opens in Normandy, France

France has just opened what it claims is the first public solar panel road in the world, officials said on Thursday, NBC News reported. The French Ministry of the Environment announced the inauguration of the...

Friday, Dec 23, 2016 at 09:45 AM PST

Amazon, Other Firms Rescuing Last-Minute Christmas Shoppers

Amazon, Other Firms Rescuing Last-Minute Christmas Shoppers

When it absolutely, positively, has to get under your tree by Christmas, and you haven’t bought it yet, don’t despair.

Thursday, Dec 22, 2016 at 02:52 PM PST

Uber Takes Self-Driving Cars to Arizona

Uber Takes Self-Driving Cars to Arizona

After publicly fighting with the California DMV, San Francisco-based ride sharing giant Uber is taking its driverless show on the road, to Arizona.

Thursday, Dec 22, 2016 at 06:37 AM PST

'The Future of Aviation': U. of Maine Offers Class on Drones

'The Future of Aviation': U. of Maine Offers Class on Drones

From package delivery, to photography, to search and rescue operations, drones are the future of flight. One New England university is preparing students to be the next generation of pilots. Students at the...

Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016 at 09:30 PM PST

DMV Halts Uber's Self-Driving Pilot by Revoking Registration

DMV Halts Uber's Self-Driving Pilot by Revoking Registration

The California Department of Motor Vehicles on Wednesday revoked the registration for Uber’s 16 self-driving cars, effectively ending the company’s pilot program in San Francisco.

Thursday, Dec 22, 2016 at 04:03 AM PST

Zuckerberg Unveils Morgan Freeman-Voiced Virtual Assistant

Zuckerberg Unveils Morgan Freeman-Voiced Virtual Assistant

Mark Zuckerberg has enlisted the help of Morgan Freeman and taken a shot at Nickelback while unveiling his new artificial intelligence assistant.

Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016 at 09:22 AM PST

Uber Blames Glitch for Philadelphia Woman's $29K Charge

Uber Blames Glitch for Philadelphia Woman's $29K Charge

Ride-hailing giant Uber is blaming a computer glitch for overcharging a "handful" of customers, including one Philadelphia woman whose bank blocked an attempt to charge her more than $28,000 for a ride....

Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016 at 03:29 AM PST

Facebook's Unmanned Aircraft Crashed in Test Flight: Report

Facebook's Unmanned Aircraft Crashed in Test Flight: Report

An unmanned aircraft that is part of Facebook's plan to send internet signals to remote parts of the world crash-landed in the Arizona desert over the summer because of strong winds, investigators said. The...

Monday, Dec 19, 2016 at 10:45 AM PST

Holiday Gifts for Tech-Savvy Gamers

Your crowd doesn't like puzzles or art kits? Not a problem. This holiday gift...View gallery

  • Lego Dimensions
  • dishonored 2
  • civ vi
Friday, Dec 16, 2016 at 11:46 PM PST

Obama Calls Out Russia in 'New Era of Warfare'

Obama Calls Out Russia in 'New Era of Warfare'

We’ve had saber rattling, but in the modern era, get ready for cyber rattling. "We are in a new era of warfare – cyber warfare," said Melinda Jackson, a political science professor at San Jose State University...

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