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Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 01:26 PM PST

Tech Troubles Dent Car, Truck Reliability: JD Power

Tech Troubles Dent Car, Truck Reliability: JD Power

Technology glitches including Bluetooth phone pairing and misunderstood voice commands put a dent in car and truck reliability scores in a major survey of automobile owners. Lexus and Porsche tied for the top...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 03:56 AM PST

Russian Supply Ship Launches to International Space Station

Russian Supply Ship Launches to International Space Station

An unmanned Russian cargo ship lifted off successfully Wednesday on a supply mission to the International Space Station. A Soyuz-U booster rocket carrying the Progress MS-05 spacecraft blasted off as scheduled...

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 08:38 PM PST

Zuckerberg's Goal: Remake a World Facebook Helped Create

Zuckerberg's Goal: Remake a World Facebook Helped Create

Mark Zuckerberg helped create the modern world by connecting nearly a quarter of its citizens to Facebook and giving them a platform to share, well, everything — baby pictures and Pepe memes, social updates and...

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 08:36 PM PST

Bay Area Teens Help Navigate SF With New Crime-Mapping App

Bay Area Teens Help Navigate SF With New Crime-Mapping App

A group of Bay Area teenagers won a national hunt for new and innovative applications for their crime-mapping navigation app in San Francisco.

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 04:05 PM PST

Bill Gates Thinks It May Be Time to Tax Robots

Bill Gates Thinks It May Be Time to Tax Robots

Bill Gates sees an upside to the robots taking jobs from humans: taxes. Harnessing technology helped make Gates, the co-founder of Microsoft, the richest man in the world. Now, told the publication Quartz that...

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 07:09 AM PST

Atlanta, Other Cities Eye Test Tracks for Self-Driving Cars

Atlanta, Other Cities Eye Test Tracks for Self-Driving Cars

Self-driving vehicles could begin tooling down a bustling Atlanta street full of cars, buses, bicyclists and college students, as the city vies with other communities nationwide to test the emerging technology....

Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 at 07:23 AM PST

SpaceX Aborts Launch Seconds Before Liftoff

SpaceX Aborts Launch Seconds Before Liftoff

SpaceX aborted a launch mission Saturday seconds before their Falcon 9 rocket was supposed to lift off from the launch pad used to send Americans to the moon and shuttle astronauts into orbit. The mission...

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 12:29 PM PST

New Warning of Potential Yahoo Email Account Breach

New Warning of Potential Yahoo Email Account Breach

Yahoo is warning users of potentially malicious activity on their accounts between 2015 and 2016, the latest development in the internet company's investigation of a mega-breach that exposed 1 billion users'...

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 07:39 AM PST

Young Adults More Likely Than Teens to Text and Drive: Study

Young Adults More Likely Than Teens to Text and Drive: Study

A new study by AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety confirmed that millennials can’t seem to put down their cellphones, even when they’re behind the wheel. After surveying over 2,500 Americans, AAA concluded that...

Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 at 06:45 PM PST

Apple Unveils New 'Planet of the Apps' Show

Apple Unveils New 'Planet of the Apps' Show

Apple revealed the first trailer for its upcoming TV reality show "Planet of the Apps," an unscripted series about apps and the talented developers who make them. The show, a mashup of "Shark Tank" and "The...

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