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Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 08:28 AM PST

Twitter Takes New Steps to Address Cyberbullying

Twitter Takes New Steps to Address Cyberbullying

Twitter says it's giving users more tools to combat abuse that's becoming more common on the social media platform. Users are getting more options for muting tweets they don't want to see, the company said in a...

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 03:18 PM PST

Lyft Replaces Pink Moustache Logo With Light-Up Beacons

Lyft Replaces Pink Moustache Logo With Light-Up Beacons

Ride-hailing service Lyft, the underdog rival to Uber, is getting rid of its iconic pink moustache logo and replacing it with something more useful -- beacons. The light-up beacons, which Lyft calls "amps," will...

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 04:38 AM PST

Google Also Gets Fooled by Fake Election News

Google Also Gets Fooled by Fake Election News

Google's search engine highlighted an inaccurate story claiming that President-elect Donald Trump won the popular vote in last week's election, the latest example of bogus information spread by the internet's...

Monday, Nov 14, 2016 at 01:30 PM PST

New Hybrid, Electric Cars Will Have to Make Noise

New Hybrid, Electric Cars Will Have to Make Noise

Transportation officials say the government is requiring new hybrid and electric cars to make noise when traveling at low speeds so that pedestrians, especially those who are blind or have poor eyesight, will...

Monday, Nov 14, 2016 at 07:54 AM PST

Design Firm Grows Furniture From Fungus

Design Firm Grows Furniture From Fungus

The sturdy stools and spongy cushions made at a factory in upstate New York are formed with fungus. Ecovative Design is a business staking its growth on mycelium, the thread-like "roots" of mushrooms. The...

Friday, Nov 11, 2016 at 01:12 PM PST

WATCH: Powerful Imaging Satellite Launched From Vandenberg

WATCH: Powerful Imaging Satellite Launched From Vandenberg

A rocket carrying a commercial satellite launched Friday morning from a military base along the California coast.

Friday, Nov 11, 2016 at 04:30 AM PST

Bionic Eyes Give 88-Year-Old Man New Sight

Bionic Eyes Give 88-Year-Old Man New Sight

The chipper and charming gentleman loves technology and enjoys learning how to use it and he's ready to learn how to use his new "eyes" for the first time in decades.

Thursday, Nov 10, 2016 at 12:30 PM PST
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In Venice, Snapchat Debuts Snapbot Vending Machine

Snapchat’s Snapbot, a cartoonish bright yellow vending machine that sells the...View gallery

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Friday, Nov 11, 2016 at 04:51 AM PST

Snapchat Debuts Cartoonish Vending Machine for Video Glasses

Snapchat Debuts Cartoonish Vending Machine for Video Glasses

Snapchat has unveiled bright yellow vending machines that will sell its new line of video glasses.

Wednesday, Nov 9, 2016 at 08:03 AM PST

3-D Technology Helps Girl Play to the Beat of Own Drum

3-D Technology Helps Girl Play to the Beat of Own Drum

Doctors removed half of Jayna's brain when she was a baby to prevent life-threatening seizures. The surgery meant she couldn't use part of her left side -- until engineering students used 3-D printing technology...

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