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Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 at 10:24 PM PDT

Nest Labs Adds Doorbell That Can Recognize Familiar Faces

Nest Labs Adds Doorbell That Can Recognize Familiar Faces

Home device maker Nest Labs is adding Google’s facial recognition technology to a camera-equipped doorbell and rolling out a security system in an attempt to end its history of losses.

Tuesday, Sep 19, 2017 at 09:28 AM PDT
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By Jonathan Lloyd

NASA's Juno Spacecraft Goes Storm Chasing Above Jupiter

NASA's Juno spacecraft has sent back raw images of the planet's best-known featu...View gallery

  • Jumping Jupiters
  • Little Red Spot
  • Jupiter's Great Red Spot
Tuesday, Sep 19, 2017 at 06:16 AM PDT

Companies Help Schools Teach Students How to Work for Them

Companies Help Schools Teach Students How to Work for Them

Some companies are so set on having workers who know just how their computer systems work that they're partnering with schools to start or invest in job training programs of their own, NBC News reported. Call...

Tuesday, Sep 19, 2017 at 05:39 AM PDT

Avril Lavigne Named Most Likely Celebrity to Expose People to Malware Online

Avril Lavigne Named Most Likely Celebrity to Expose People to Malware Online

One-time pop-punk princess Avril Lavigne has beaten superstar Beyonce at something, but she may not be totally happy with her victory — she's been named the most dangerous celebrity on the internet. Cybersecur...

Tuesday, Sep 19, 2017 at 04:46 AM PDT

Facebook May Be Facing an 'Era of Accountability'

Facebook May Be Facing an 'Era of Accountability'

The problems keep piling up for Facebook, and it's unclear how long the internet giant will be able to brush them aside as it barrels toward acquiring its next billion users. The world's biggest social network...

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 01:36 PM PDT

Saudi Authorities Pressure Snapchat to Block Al-Jazeera

 Saudi Authorities Pressure Snapchat to Block Al-Jazeera

Snapchat has blocked Al-Jazeera's Discover channel in Saudi Arabia amid an ongoing dispute between Gulf states and Qatar, where the media network is headquartered. Al-Jazeera said Snapchat's decision to...

Friday, Sep 15, 2017 at 09:37 PM PDT

New Hack Can Access Phones and Computers Via Bluetooth

New Hack Can Access Phones and Computers Via Bluetooth

Silicon Valley security company, Armis, has discovered vulnerabilities that can allow hackers to access a user’s phone or computer through Bluetooth.

Friday, Sep 15, 2017 at 04:54 PM PDT

300 Drones Light Up Night Sky Over Downtown LA

300 Drones Light Up Night Sky Over Downtown LA

To celebrate the Blu-ray release of “Wonder Woman,” 300 drones flew over downtown Los Angeles in an illuminated, choreographed art show creating some stunning visuals. Patty Jenkins has signed on to...

Friday, Sep 15, 2017 at 10:14 AM PDT
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By Jonathan Lloyd

Cassini's Final Moments: Tears, Hugs After 20-Year Mission

More than 1,500 people, including past and present team members, jammed Southern...View gallery

  • APTOPIX Saturn Cassini Finale
  • Saturn Cassini Finale
  • Saturn Cassini Finale
Friday, Sep 15, 2017 at 05:26 AM PDT

NASA's Saturn Probe Comes to a Fiery End After 20-Year Trip

NASA's Saturn Probe Comes to a Fiery End After 20-Year Trip

NASA's Cassini spacecraft disintegrated in the skies above Saturn early Friday in a final, fateful blaze of cosmic glory, following a remarkable journey of 20 years. Confirmation of Cassini's expected demise...

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