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Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 at 06:39 AM PST

Space Station Supplies Launched, 2nd Shipment in 2 Days

Space Station Supplies Launched, 2nd Shipment in 2 Days

A load of space station supplies rocketed into orbit from Virginia on Saturday, the second shipment in two days. Northrop Grumman launched its Antares rocket from Wallops Island before dawn, delighting...

Friday, Nov 16, 2018 at 06:14 PM PST

Technology Lessening Shoplifting

Technology Lessening Shoplifting

Shoplift is a new technology that helps prevent shoplifting by sensing unscanned items from above.

Thursday, Nov 15, 2018 at 04:00 PM PST

NBC Owned Stations Win Emmy for StormRanger Radar Truck

NBC Owned Stations Win Emmy for StormRanger Radar Truck

NBC’s Owned Television Stations division has won an Emmy for its mobile radar truck StormRanger, which the NBC and Telemundo owned station group developed to detect weather quicker and forecast with more...

Thursday, Nov 15, 2018 at 10:21 AM PST

Soros Foundation Slams Facebook for Alleged Smear Campaign

Soros Foundation Slams Facebook for Alleged Smear Campaign

The president of George Soros' foundation blasted Facebook executives over allegations that the company had funded a Republican-opposition research firm to discredit Soros in part by leveraging anti-Semitic...

Thursday, Nov 15, 2018 at 03:51 AM PST

Electronic Driving Systems Don't Always Work, Tests Show

Electronic Driving Systems Don't Always Work, Tests Show

Testing by AAA shows that electronic driver assist systems on the road today may not keep vehicles in their lanes or spot stationary objects in time to avoid a crash. The tests brought a warning from the...

Tuesday, Nov 13, 2018 at 08:12 AM PST

Robots That Milk Cows

Robots That Milk Cows

All over Wisconsin cow farmers are starting to use robots to milk the cows.

Monday, Nov 12, 2018 at 10:31 AM PST

Facebook Briefly Goes Down: 'Something Went Wrong'

Facebook Briefly Goes Down: 'Something Went Wrong'

Some Facebook users were reporting that the site was down for them on Monday. For those experiencing the outage, opening a page on the social media site revealed an error message reading, "Sorry, something went...

Thursday, Nov 8, 2018 at 09:08 AM PST

Google Says It's Reforming Sexual Misconduct Rules

Google Says It's Reforming Sexual Misconduct Rules

Google is promising to be more forceful and open about its handling of sexual misconduct cases, a week after high-paid engineers and others walked out in protest over its male-dominated culture.

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2018 at 11:10 PM PST

Tesla Names Robyn Denholm New Board Chair

Tesla Names Robyn Denholm New Board Chair

Tesla late Wednesday announced that Robyn Denholm would take over as the chair of the company's board, effective immediately. Denholm presently serves as the CFO and Head of Strategy at Australia's largest...

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2018 at 09:08 PM PST

Smartphone Makers Bet on Foldable Screens as Next Big Thing

Smartphone Makers Bet on Foldable Screens as Next Big Thing

For the past few years, the smartphone industry has been searching for a breakthrough to revive a market mired in an innovation lull and a sales slump. A potential catalyst is on the horizon in the form of...

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