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Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 at 06:48 AM PST

SpaceX Christmas Delivery Arrives at Space Station

SpaceX Christmas Delivery Arrives at Space Station

A SpaceX delivery full of Christmas goodies arrived at the International Space Station on Saturday, following a slight delay caused by a communication drop-out. The Dragon capsule pulled up at the orbiting lab...

Friday, Dec 7, 2018 at 10:28 PM PST

NASA Lander Captures First 'Sounds' of Wind on Mars

NASA Lander Captures First 'Sounds' of Wind on Mars

Scientists have known for decades how the vast and barren landscapes of Mars look. Now, researchers are getting their first taste of what the Red Planet sounds like, NBC News reports. NASA’s InSight lander,...

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 12:16 PM PST

EKG, Other Heart Health Features Come to Apple Watch

EKG, Other Heart Health Features Come to Apple Watch

Apple Watch is now fulfilling its promise to let people take EKGs of their heart and notify them of any irregular heartbeat.

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 08:45 AM PST

Tech Execs Gathering at White House to Talk Innovation, Jobs

Tech Execs Gathering at White House to Talk Innovation, Jobs

Top executives from Google, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle and Qualcomm are planning to meet at the White House amid strained ties between President Donald Trump's administration and the tech industry. The White House...

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 at 06:01 PM PST

Disrupting Bias in Tech: Startups Compete

Disrupting Bias in Tech: Startups Compete

Ten startups made their pitches to a panel of judges, competing for cash to solve Silicon Valley's biggest problem: a lack of diversity and inclusive culture in the workplace.

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 at 03:18 PM PST

Documents Show Facebook Used User Data as Competitive Weapon

Documents Show Facebook Used User Data as Competitive Weapon

Internal Facebook documents released by a U.K. parliamentary committee offer the clearest evidence yet that the social network has used its enormous trove of user data as a competitive weapon, often in ways...

Tuesday, Dec 4, 2018 at 08:06 AM PST

Popular Q&A Site Says Hackers Stole Info on 100M Users

Popular Q&A Site Says Hackers Stole Info on 100M Users

Quora, the popular question-and-answer website, said Monday evening that hackers broke into one of its systems and compromised information from approximately 100 million users. CEO Adam D'Angelo said in a blog...

Monday, Dec 3, 2018 at 07:44 PM PST

Cops Stop Sleeping Tesla Driver Using Autopilot

Cops Stop Sleeping Tesla Driver Using Autopilot

The California Highway Patrol says it used the autopilot of a speeding Tesla to stop the car after its driver fell asleep behind the wheel. The CHP says that around 3:30 a.m. Friday, officers spotted a Tesla...

Monday, Dec 3, 2018 at 10:56 PM PST

Future of Google's SJ Expansion Faces Next Step Amid Protest

Future of Google's SJ Expansion Faces Next Step Amid Protest

Google may get the green light this week for its proposed 50-acre development in downtown San Jose.

Saturday, Dec 1, 2018 at 11:25 PM PST

Lawmakers Demand Answers on Amazon's Facial Recognition Tech

Lawmakers Demand Answers on Amazon's Facial Recognition Tech

Eight Democratic lawmakers are demanding answers from Amazon regarding privacy concerns with the company's facial recognition software that has been used by some local police departments, NBC News reported....

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