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Monday, Apr 3, 2017 at 07:52 PM PDT

Tesla Reports Record Deliveries of Vehicles in First Quarter

Tesla Reports Record Deliveries of Vehicles in First Quarter

Electric car maker Tesla Inc. says it delivered a record 25,000 vehicles in the first quarter, up 69 percent from the same period last year.

Monday, Apr 3, 2017 at 12:54 PM PDT
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By Jonathan Lloyd

Look for Jupiter at Its Best and Brightest This Weekend

Even Jupiter's name carries enormous weight -- the largest planet in our solar...View gallery

  • Jupiter Snapshot From NASA's Voyager 1
  • Clouds of Jupiter
  • Jupiter and Its Satellites
Sunday, Apr 2, 2017 at 03:20 AM PDT

Dems Urge Trump to Veto Bill Blocking Online Privacy Rule

Dems Urge Trump to Veto Bill Blocking Online Privacy Rule

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is urging President Donald Trump to veto a resolution that would kill an online privacy regulation, a move that could allow internet providers to sell information about their...

Friday, Mar 31, 2017 at 02:27 PM PDT

Google Releases 'Ms. Pac-Maps'

Google Releases 'Ms. Pac-Maps'

As part of April Fools' Day, Google has released a special Ms. Pac-Man game you can play using Google Maps. The browser game works on computers and mobile devices. It will be available until April 4.

Thursday, Mar 30, 2017 at 06:20 PM PDT

Twitter Eases 140-Character Limit in Replies

Twitter Eases 140-Character Limit in Replies

Twitter has found more creative ways to ease its 140-character limit without officially raising it. Now, the company says that when you reply to someone — or to a group — usernames will no longer count...

Thursday, Mar 30, 2017 at 07:05 PM PDT

DoorDash Rolls Out Delivery Robots in Redwood City

DoorDash Rolls Out Delivery Robots in Redwood City

A new fleet of "dashers" hit Peninsula streets this week with DoorDash's introduction of delivery robots.

Thursday, Mar 30, 2017 at 10:42 AM PDT

Imagining a Martian Menu, Scientists Are Serving Up Spuds

Imagining a Martian Menu, Scientists Are Serving Up Spuds

Could potatoes one day support human life on Mars? Scientists in Peru have used a simulator that mimics the harsh conditions on the Red Planet to successfully grow a small potato plant. It's an experiment...

Friday, Mar 31, 2017 at 07:23 AM PDT

Here's What Gets Left Behind in Uber Cabs Most Often

Here's What Gets Left Behind in Uber Cabs Most Often

The most forgetful American Uber users are found on either coast, the company said Wednesday, and they leave behind some weird things. Los Angeles and New York City are the two most forgetful cities in...

Thursday, Mar 30, 2017 at 05:25 PM PDT

SpaceX Successfully Launches Its First Recycled Rocket

SpaceX Successfully Launches Its First Recycled Rocket

SpaceX successfully launched its first recycled rocket Thursday, the biggest leap yet in its bid to drive down costs and speed up flights. The Falcon 9 blasted off from Florida's Kennedy Space Center, hoisting...

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 12:20 PM PDT

Samsung Unveils New Galaxy Smartphones

Samsung Unveils New Galaxy Smartphones

Samsung unveiled its latest smartphones, the Galaxy 8 and 8+, at an event in New York City on Wednesday.  This is Samsung's first major phone release since issues with battery fires forced the company to...

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