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Monday, Oct 8, 2018 at 02:15 PM PDT

Facebook Wants People to Invite Its Cameras Into Their Homes

Facebook Wants People to Invite Its Cameras Into Their Homes

Facebook is launching the first electronic device to bear its brand, a screen and camera-equipped gadget intended to make video calls easier and more intuitive. But it's unclear if people will open their homes...

Monday, Oct 8, 2018 at 07:37 AM PDT

Facebook Cloned Accounts Message Is Fake; Don't Spread the Hoax

Facebook Cloned Accounts Message Is Fake; Don't Spread the Hoax

A hoax that is gaining ground on Facebook has some worried about a new possible hack of the social network. Facebook says to disregard the message. The hoax works by targeting a user's inbox on Messenger, with...

Monday, Oct 8, 2018 at 08:00 AM PDT

SpaceX Follows Spectacular Launch by Sticking the Landing

SpaceX Follows Spectacular Launch by Sticking the Landing

SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket and satellite into orbit Sunday night from Vandenberg Air Force Base and also safely landed the ship's rocket booster back to Earth, marking a West Coast first for the...

Sunday, Oct 7, 2018 at 08:23 PM PDT

Bright Rocket Contrails Light Up SoCal Sky After SpaceX Launch Tonight

Bright Rocket Contrails Light Up SoCal Sky After SpaceX Launch Tonight

SpaceX will launch a Falcon 9 rocket on Sunday evening from Vandenberg Air Force base, carrying an Argentinean satellite and marking the first time the Falcon 9 booster returns to land at Vandenberg AFB.

Friday, Oct 5, 2018 at 09:47 AM PDT

Internal Drama at Facebook Over VP Who's Friend of Kavanaugh

Internal Drama at Facebook Over VP Who's Friend of Kavanaugh

A Facebook vice president's public support of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has set off an internal revolt in the company, sources told NBC News. Hundreds of employees have complained on message boards...

Thursday, Oct 4, 2018 at 08:17 PM PDT

Musk Taunts SEC as 'Shortseller Enrichment Commission'

Musk Taunts SEC as 'Shortseller Enrichment Commission'

Elon Musk on Thursday lashed out at the Securities and Exchange Commission, taking to Twitter to mock the “incredible work” of the “Shortseller Enrichment Commission.” “Just want to [say] that the Shortseller...

Thursday, Oct 4, 2018 at 09:05 AM PDT

'Snapcrap' Hopes to Help Clean Up San Francisco Streets

'Snapcrap' Hopes to Help Clean Up San Francisco Streets

No, Snapcrap isn't a weird bathroom parody of Snapchat. The new app released on Tuesday to iOS users is trying to help clean up the dirty streets of San Francisco, according to its developer Sean Miller, a San...

Thursday, Oct 4, 2018 at 03:55 PM PDT

Maker Faire Takes Over Balboa Park

Maker Faire Takes Over Balboa Park

The 2018 Maker Faire San Diego will see over 200 makers and 12 exhibits. The event will take place October 6 and 7.

Thursday, Oct 4, 2018 at 09:21 AM PDT

Teens Say Online Bullying a Serious Problem, Poll Says

Teens Say Online Bullying a Serious Problem, Poll Says

Teens and young adults say cyberbullying is a serious problem for people their age, but most don't think they'll be the ones targeted for digital abuse. That's according to a new poll from The Associated...

Thursday, Oct 4, 2018 at 04:09 AM PDT

Meet the Farmers of the Future: Robots

Meet the Farmers of the Future: Robots

Brandon Alexander would like to introduce you to Angus, the farmer of the future. He's heavyset, weighing in at nearly 1,000 pounds, not to mention a bit slow. But he's strong enough to hoist 800-pound...

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