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Friday, Jan 27, 2017 at 09:50 AM PST
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By Mike Bebernes

Stunning First Images From New Weather Satellite

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released the first batch...View gallery

  • Western Hemisphere
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Friday, Jan 27, 2017 at 11:39 AM PST

Buying a TV? Here's How to Get the Most Bang for Your Buck

Buying a TV? Here's How to Get the Most Bang for Your Buck

With Super Bowl LI less than two weeks away, big deals on TVs are starting to crop up. But how do you know if you're getting the best bargain? There is a sweet spot about six months in where you can get the best...

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017 at 01:48 PM PST

Freeze-Dried Food and 1 Bathroom: 6 Scientists Simulate Mars in Dome

Freeze-Dried Food and 1 Bathroom: 6 Scientists Simulate Mars in Dome

Crammed into a dome with one bathroom, six scientists will spend eight months munching on mostly freeze-dried foods — with a rare treat of Spam — and have only their small sleeping quarters to retreat to for...

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017 at 12:24 PM PST

HP Recalls More Than 100,000 Batteries Due to Overheating

HP Recalls More Than 100,000 Batteries Due to Overheating

HP is recalling about 101,000 laptop batteries due to risk of overheating and causing fires. The company has expanded the number of recalled batteries to include those shipped with laptops sold between March...

Tuesday, Jan 24, 2017 at 02:22 AM PST

Dementia Patients Get Police Tracking Devices

Dementia Patients Get Police Tracking Devices

Police in the Los Angeles suburb of Glendale are hoping to reduce the time it takes to find missing people diagnosed with dementia by providing patients with tracking devices.

Sunday, Jan 22, 2017 at 05:56 PM PST

Note 7 Battery Design, Manufacturing Caused Fires: Samsung

Note 7 Battery Design, Manufacturing Caused Fires: Samsung

Samsung Electronics Co. said Monday that problems with the design and manufacturing of batteries in its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones caused them to overheat and burst into fire. The announcement of results from...

Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017 at 02:22 AM PST

Facebook's Zuckerberg Testifies at VR Copyright Trial

Facebook's Zuckerberg Testifies at VR Copyright Trial

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was in Dallas Tuesday to testify at an intellectual property lawsuit over his company's virtual reality headset. Zuckerberg arrived at the Earle Cabell Federal Building for the trial...

Sunday, Jan 15, 2017 at 08:30 PM PST

IHOP Says Twitter Account Hacked

IHOP Says Twitter Account Hacked

IHOP said that sometime Sunday morning, the company’s Twitter account was hacked when a politically charged retweet appeared that caused some customers to pledge to never eat their golden fluffy pancakes again.

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 12:03 PM PST

Facebook Issues Briefly Affect Some Pages

Facebook Issues Briefly Affect Some Pages

Some Facebook pages weren't loading properly Friday for about an hour. The Facebook platform product dashboard didn't indicate any errors, but people on Twitter started tweeting about getting error pages soon...

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 04:39 AM PST

Nintendo Reveals Launch of Switch Console

Nintendo Reveals Launch of Switch Console

The Nintendo Switch video game console will sell for 29,980 yen (about $260) in Japan, starting March 3, the same date as its global rollout in the U.S. and Europe. The Japanese company promises the device will...

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