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Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 04:03 PM PDT

Fortnite Objects Brought to Life in California Desert

Fortnite Objects Brought to Life in California Desert

Fortnite items have begun to make their way from your gaming screen into real life. The "Durr Burger," a bug-eyed, larger than life burger from the popular videogame Fornite Battle Royale, was spotted in the...

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 11:00 AM PDT

SpaceX Tests Mini-Submarine to Help Thailand Cave Rescue

SpaceX Tests Mini-Submarine to Help Thailand Cave Rescue

A mini-submarine designed to help rescuers bring members of a soccer team and their coach out of a flooded Thailand cave was tested over the weekend in a pool at a Southern California high school.

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 08:43 PM PDT

FB Flags Declaration of Independence Passage as Hate Speech

FB Flags Declaration of Independence Passage as Hate Speech

In anticipation of Fourth of July, a Texas-based publisher posted various passages from the Declaration of Independence on its Facebook page in an attempt to make it “a little easier to digest,” according to NBC...

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 10:18 AM PDT

European Lawmakers Reject Online Copyright Law

European Lawmakers Reject Online Copyright Law

Lawmakers in the European Parliament on Thursday rejected a new copyright proposal that digital rights campaigners said would have changed the free and open nature of the internet. Article 13 of the E.U....

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 05:39 AM PDT

Behind Trade Fight, China Pushing to End Reliance on US Tech

Behind Trade Fight, China Pushing to End Reliance on US Tech

Chinese telecoms giant ZTE Corp.'s brush with death after Washington barred it from buying U.S. components was a stark reminder that China's industries still depend on American technology despite Beijing's...

Wednesday, Jul 4, 2018 at 12:35 PM PDT
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By NBC4 Staff

Photos: 100 of Our Favorites From NASA's Image of the Day

From spiraling galaxies and supernova explosions deep in the cosmos to massive...View gallery

  • Burst of Celestial Fireworks
  • Rover Under the Milky Way
  • Lagoon Nebula
Wednesday, Jul 4, 2018 at 07:16 AM PDT

Samsung Investigating Reports of Phones Quietly Sending Pics

Samsung Investigating Reports of Phones Quietly Sending Pics

Samsung says it is investigating reports that some of its smartphones messaged users' photos without their knowledge. Several people posted online that photos stored on their smartphone were sent at random...

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018 at 07:47 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

  • Jupiter's Southern Hemisphere
  • Jupiter Cyclones
  • Jumping Jupiters
Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018 at 01:55 AM PDT

Rocket Engine Designed for Reusable Flights Tested

Rocket Engine Designed for Reusable Flights Tested

Triggering a massive cloud of vapor and a roar, officials on Monday test fired a rocket engine designed to be part of a reusable spacecraft that can launch into space repeatedly with a quick turnaround...

Monday, Jul 2, 2018 at 09:22 PM PDT

Federal Facebook Probe Now Includes FBI, SEC: Report

Federal Facebook Probe Now Includes FBI, SEC: Report

A federal probe into Facebook's sharing of user data with Cambridge Analytica now involves the FBI, the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Justice Department, the Washington Post reported. Representati...

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