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  • Legend of Loch Ness Monster will be tested with DNA samples

    Legend of Loch Ness Monster will be tested with DNA samples

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:13 PM EDT2018-05-23 03:13:14 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 9:46 AM EDT2018-05-27 13:46:10 GMT
    A New Zealand scientist is leading an international team to Loch Ness next month, where they will take samples of the murky waters and conduct DNA tests to determine what species live there. (Source: cezzie901/Flickr)A New Zealand scientist is leading an international team to Loch Ness next month, where they will take samples of the murky waters and conduct DNA tests to determine what species live there. (Source: cezzie901/Flickr)

    A New Zealand scientist is leading an international team to Loch Ness next month, where they will take samples of the murky waters and conduct DNA tests to determine what species live there.

    A New Zealand scientist is leading an international team to Loch Ness next month, where they will take samples of the murky waters and conduct DNA tests to determine what species live there.

  • Facebook to label election-related 'issue ads' in US

    Facebook to label election-related 'issue ads' in US

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-05-24 18:54:06 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-05-26 16:06:28 GMT
    Facebook to label election-related 'issue ads' in US.
    Facebook to label election-related 'issue ads' in US.
  • Amazon: Echo device sent conversation to family's contact

    Amazon: Echo device sent conversation to family's contact

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:52:19 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-05-26 16:06:24 GMT
    A woman says her Amazon device recorded a private conversation and sent it out to a random contact. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)A woman says her Amazon device recorded a private conversation and sent it out to a random contact. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
    A woman says her Amazon device recorded a private conversation and sent it out to a random contact. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)A woman says her Amazon device recorded a private conversation and sent it out to a random contact. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

    Amazon says an "unlikely" string of events prompted its Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and then send the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle.

    Amazon says an "unlikely" string of events prompted its Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and then send the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle.

  • California court: Defendants get crack at some social media

    California court: Defendants get crack at some social media

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:52 AM EDT2018-05-24 06:52:08 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-05-26 16:06:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE - In this June 11, 2014, file photo, a man walks past a mural in an office on the Facebook campus in Menlo Park, Calif. The California Supreme Court will decide whether Facebook and other social media companies must tur...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE - In this June 11, 2014, file photo, a man walks past a mural in an office on the Facebook campus in Menlo Park, Calif. The California Supreme Court will decide whether Facebook and other social media companies must tur...

    The California Supreme Court will decide whether Facebook and other social media companies must turn over user content to criminal defendants preparing for trial.

    The California Supreme Court will decide whether Facebook and other social media companies must turn over user content to criminal defendants preparing for trial.

  • Egypt's top court orders temporary suspension of YouTube

    Egypt's top court orders temporary suspension of YouTube

    Saturday, May 26 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-05-26 16:03:27 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-05-26 16:06:18 GMT
    An Egyptian court has ordered the suspension for one month of video-sharing website, YouTube, and others sharing a video found to be insulting the Muslim Prophet Mohammed.
    An Egyptian court has ordered the suspension for one month of video-sharing website, YouTube, and others sharing a video found to be insulting the Muslim Prophet Mohammed.
  • Jury says Samsung must pay $539M for copying parts of iPhone

    Jury says Samsung must pay $539M for copying parts of iPhone

    Thursday, May 24 2018 7:12 PM EDT2018-05-24 23:12:19 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-05-26 16:06:13 GMT
    A jury has decided Samsung must pay Apple $539 million in damages for illegally copying some of the iPhone's features to lure people into buying its competing products.
    A jury has decided Samsung must pay Apple $539 million in damages for illegally copying some of the iPhone's features to lure people into buying its competing products.
  • Facebook won't pay compensation for Cambridge Analytica case

    Facebook won't pay compensation for Cambridge Analytica case

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:32 PM EDT2018-05-24 16:32:17 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 11:37 AM EDT2018-05-26 15:37:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert). Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg leaves the EU Parliament in Brussels on Tuesday, May 22, 2018.  European Union lawmakers plan to press Zuckerberg on Tuesday about data protection standards at the internet giant at a hear...(AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert). Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg leaves the EU Parliament in Brussels on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. European Union lawmakers plan to press Zuckerberg on Tuesday about data protection standards at the internet giant at a hear...
    Facebook says it will not compensate users in the scandal over the misuse of their personal data by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica.
    Facebook says it will not compensate users in the scandal over the misuse of their personal data by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica.
  • Trump aims to make it easier for companies to get to space

    Trump aims to make it easier for companies to get to space

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:52:17 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 2:04 AM EDT2018-05-26 06:04:42 GMT
    President Donald Trump is asking the government to make it easier for companies to get to and from space.
    President Donald Trump is asking the government to make it easier for companies to get to and from space.
  • Space station accepts special delivery from Virginia

    Space station accepts special delivery from Virginia

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:41 AM EDT2018-05-24 09:41:57 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 2:04 AM EDT2018-05-26 06:04:40 GMT
    The International Space Station has accepted delivery of more than 7,000 pounds of supplies from Virginia.
    The International Space Station has accepted delivery of more than 7,000 pounds of supplies from Virginia.
  • Study offers new look at why our brains evolved to be so big

    Study offers new look at why our brains evolved to be so big

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:13 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:13:47 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 9:56 PM EDT2018-05-26 01:56:21 GMT
    (Oscar G. Mason/J.C. Dalton/Philadelphia, Lea Brothers & Co. via AP). This 1885 photo shows a side view of a human brain. In relation to body size, our brains are huge, about six times larger than one would expect from other mammals. And this three...(Oscar G. Mason/J.C. Dalton/Philadelphia, Lea Brothers & Co. via AP). This 1885 photo shows a side view of a human brain. In relation to body size, our brains are huge, about six times larger than one would expect from other mammals. And this three...
    A new study suggests our brains evolved to be so big largely to cope with the environmental demands our ancestors faced.
    A new study suggests our brains evolved to be so big largely to cope with the environmental demands our ancestors faced.
  • Arizona educators consider altering evolution references

    Arizona educators consider altering evolution references

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:54:23 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-05-25 22:07:55 GMT
    The Arizona Department of Education is considering changes to school science standards, including instances when it may remove or alter references to evolution.
    The Arizona Department of Education is considering changes to school science standards, including instances when it may remove or alter references to evolution.
  • The Russians may have control of your computer router: What can you do?

    The Russians may have control of your computer router: What can you do?

    Friday, May 25 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:54:58 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-05-25 22:03:44 GMT

    Russian hackers may have taken control of 500,000 routers around the globe.

    Russian hackers may have taken control of 500,000 routers around the globe.

  • Uber ends self-driving program in Arizona after fatal crash

    Uber ends self-driving program in Arizona after fatal crash

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:43:18 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 3:29 PM EDT2018-05-25 19:29:33 GMT
    Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, file)Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, file)
    Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, file)Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, file)

    Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles.

    Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles.

  • The Latest: Twitter to verify US political advertisers

    The Latest: Twitter to verify US political advertisers

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:32 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:32:17 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-05-24 22:15:51 GMT
    Twitter to verify US political advertisers, joining Facebook and Google.
    Twitter to verify US political advertisers, joining Facebook and Google.
  • Wyoming courts tech behind cryptocurrency to entice business

    Wyoming courts tech behind cryptocurrency to entice business

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-05-23 07:03:06 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-05-24 19:06:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mead Gruver). In this March 8, 2018 photo Wyoming state Rep. Tyler Lindholm poses next to computer servers in an office building in Cheyenne, Wyo. Lindholm was a lead proponent of several new laws that have made Wyoming friendly to the networ...(AP Photo/Mead Gruver). In this March 8, 2018 photo Wyoming state Rep. Tyler Lindholm poses next to computer servers in an office building in Cheyenne, Wyo. Lindholm was a lead proponent of several new laws that have made Wyoming friendly to the networ...
    Companies flock to register in Wyoming after bold push for hyped new technology but results remain virtual.
    Companies flock to register in Wyoming after bold push for hyped new technology but results remain virtual.
  • Twitter to add special labels to political candidates in US

    Twitter to add special labels to political candidates in US

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:13:38 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-05-24 18:25:13 GMT
    Twitter says the move is to provide users with "authentic information" and prevent spoofed and fake accounts from fooling users. The labels will include what office a person is running for and where. (Source: Twitter)Twitter says the move is to provide users with "authentic information" and prevent spoofed and fake accounts from fooling users. The labels will include what office a person is running for and where. (Source: Twitter)

    Twitter says it's adding special labels to tweets from some U.S. political candidates ahead of this year's midterm elections.

    Twitter says it's adding special labels to tweets from some U.S. political candidates ahead of this year's midterm elections.

  • France's Macron takes on Facebook's Zuckerberg in tech push

    France's Macron takes on Facebook's Zuckerberg in tech push

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-05-23 06:22:59 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-05-24 15:15:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert). Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg leaves the EU Parliament in Brussels on Tuesday, May 22, 2018.  European Union lawmakers plan to press Zuckerberg on Tuesday about data protection standards at the internet giant at a hear...(AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert). Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg leaves the EU Parliament in Brussels on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. European Union lawmakers plan to press Zuckerberg on Tuesday about data protection standards at the internet giant at a hear...

    The meeting comes after Zuckerberg faced tough questions Tuesday from European Union lawmakers, during which he apologized for the way the social network has been used to produce fake news and interfere in elections.

    The meeting comes after Zuckerberg faced tough questions Tuesday from European Union lawmakers, during which he apologized for the way the social network has been used to produce fake news and interfere in elections.

  • FBI seeks to thwart major cyberattack on Ukraine

    FBI seeks to thwart major cyberattack on Ukraine

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:13:23 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-05-24 10:36:36 GMT
    Cisco says that a hundreds of thousands of routers have been compromised in preparation for what could be a major cyberattack against Ukraine.
    Cisco says that a hundreds of thousands of routers have been compromised in preparation for what could be a major cyberattack against Ukraine.
  • Experts: China far side lunar mission potentially historic

    Experts: China far side lunar mission potentially historic

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-05-22 05:14:13 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:05 AM EDT2018-05-24 09:05:22 GMT
    (Cai Yang/Xinhua via AP). In this photo provided by China's official Xinhua News Agency, a Long March-4C rocket carrying a relay satellite, named Queqiao (Magpie Bridge), is launched from southwest China's Xichang Satellite Launch Center, Monday, May 2...(Cai Yang/Xinhua via AP). In this photo provided by China's official Xinhua News Agency, a Long March-4C rocket carrying a relay satellite, named Queqiao (Magpie Bridge), is launched from southwest China's Xichang Satellite Launch Center, Monday, May 2...
    Experts say China's ambition to soft-land a spacecraft on the far side of the moon later this year faces considerable challenges but if successful, would put its space program in the forefront of one of the most...
    Experts say China's ambition to soft-land a spacecraft on the far side of the moon later this year faces considerable challenges but if successful, would put its space program in the forefront of one of the most important areas of lunar exploration.
  • New wind projects would deliver enough power for 600K homes

    New wind projects would deliver enough power for 600K homes

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:51:38 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:52 AM EDT2018-05-24 08:52:19 GMT
    Massachusetts and Rhode Island have announced offshore wind projects aimed at delivering a combined 1,200 megawatts of energy.
    Massachusetts and Rhode Island have announced offshore wind projects aimed at delivering a combined 1,200 megawatts of energy.
  • Facebook chief faces EU grilling over his 'digital monster'

    Facebook chief faces EU grilling over his 'digital monster'

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 5:52 AM EDT2018-05-22 09:52:37 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 3:06 AM EDT2018-05-24 07:06:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this April 11, 2018 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pauses while testifying on Capitol Hill in Washington. Tech moguls Bill Gates and Zuckerberg are teaming up to help develop new technologies for kids ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this April 11, 2018 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pauses while testifying on Capitol Hill in Washington. Tech moguls Bill Gates and Zuckerberg are teaming up to help develop new technologies for kids ...

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faces senior European Union lawmakers later Tuesday to answer questions about a scandal over the alleged misuse of the data of millions of Facebook users.

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faces senior European Union lawmakers later Tuesday to answer questions about a scandal over the alleged misuse of the data of millions of Facebook users.

  • Humans account for little next to plants, worms, bugs

    Humans account for little next to plants, worms, bugs

    Monday, May 21 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-05-21 19:22:18 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:03:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Probst, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, two boys push their scooters through a park with green blossoming trees in Frankfurt, Germany. When you weigh all life on Earth, billions of humans don’t amount to much compare...(AP Photo/Michael Probst, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, two boys push their scooters through a park with green blossoming trees in Frankfurt, Germany. When you weigh all life on Earth, billions of humans don’t amount to much compare...
    Scientists now can estimate how much the different types of life on Earth weigh and humans don't nearly measure up to plants, bacteria or even earthworms.
    Scientists now can estimate how much the different types of life on Earth weigh and humans don't nearly measure up to plants, bacteria or even earthworms.
  • Microsoft pledges to extend EU data rights worldwide

    Microsoft pledges to extend EU data rights worldwide

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:52:11 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:05:37 GMT
    Microsoft says it's committing to giving users worldwide the same data and privacy rights being offered to Europeans under new regulations there.
    Microsoft says it's committing to giving users worldwide the same data and privacy rights being offered to Europeans under new regulations there.
  • NASA shipper Orbital ATK launches space station supplies

    NASA shipper Orbital ATK launches space station supplies

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:51 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:51:52 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:27 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:27:04 GMT
    The Antares rocket blasted off from Wallops Island before dawn, treating early risers along the East Coast to a cosmic light show, at least where skies were clear. (Source: NASA TV/CNN)The Antares rocket blasted off from Wallops Island before dawn, treating early risers along the East Coast to a cosmic light show, at least where skies were clear. (Source: NASA TV/CNN)

    One of NASA's prime shippers, Orbital ATK, has launched a fresh load of supplies to the International Space Station.

    One of NASA's prime shippers, Orbital ATK, has launched a fresh load of supplies to the International Space Station.

  • Man dies after Tesla crashes into San Francisco area pond

    Man dies after Tesla crashes into San Francisco area pond

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:52:11 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:56 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:56:22 GMT
    (Bob Rendell/NBC Bay Area/KNTV via AP). This photo provided by NBC Bay Area-KNTV shows a Tesla car after it was pulled from a pond near the city of San Ramon, Calif., on Monday, May 21, 2018. Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area are investigating ...(Bob Rendell/NBC Bay Area/KNTV via AP). This photo provided by NBC Bay Area-KNTV shows a Tesla car after it was pulled from a pond near the city of San Ramon, Calif., on Monday, May 21, 2018. Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area are investigating ...
    Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area are investigating the death of a man after a Tesla car he was driving veered off a road and crashed into a pond Sunday night.
    Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area are investigating the death of a man after a Tesla car he was driving veered off a road and crashed into a pond Sunday night.
  • Social media under microscope in emotive Irish abortion vote

    Social media under microscope in emotive Irish abortion vote

    Monday, May 21 2018 8:42 AM EDT2018-05-21 12:42:05 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:05:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Morrison). In this photo taken on May 17, 2018, an anti-abortion poster is hung on a lamppost outside the Google offices in Dublin, Ireland. In homes and pubs, on leaflets and lampposts, debate rages in Ireland over whether to lift the ...(AP Photo/Peter Morrison). In this photo taken on May 17, 2018, an anti-abortion poster is hung on a lamppost outside the Google offices in Dublin, Ireland. In homes and pubs, on leaflets and lampposts, debate rages in Ireland over whether to lift the ...
    Debate is raging in Ireland over whether to lift the country's decades-old ban on abortion.
    Debate is raging in Ireland over whether to lift the country's decades-old ban on abortion.
  • Amazon offers police facial recognition tool, worrying privacy advocates

    Amazon offers police facial recognition tool, worrying privacy advocates

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 11:03 AM EDT2018-05-23 15:03:29 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-05-23 15:20:46 GMT
    Dozens of organizations signed a letter to Jeff Bezos saying the tech giant's marketing of this technology to police officers can mean people could be identified and tracked in real time, even if they're not involved in crimes. (Source: CNN)Dozens of organizations signed a letter to Jeff Bezos saying the tech giant's marketing of this technology to police officers can mean people could be identified and tracked in real time, even if they're not involved in crimes. (Source: CNN)

    Dozens of organizations say the tech giant's marketing of this technology to police officers can mean people could be identified and tracked in real time, even if they're not involved in crimes.

    Dozens of organizations say the tech giant's marketing of this technology to police officers can mean people could be identified and tracked in real time, even if they're not involved in crimes.

  • Correction: Science Says-Green-Blooded Lizard story

    Correction: Science Says-Green-Blooded Lizard story

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-05-16 18:09:55 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:56 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:56:29 GMT
    (Christopher Austin via AP). This undated photo provided by Christopher Austin in May 2018 shows a prehensile tailed skink (Prasinohaema prehensicauda) from the highlands of New Papua New Guinea. The high concentrations of the green bile pigment bilive...(Christopher Austin via AP). This undated photo provided by Christopher Austin in May 2018 shows a prehensile tailed skink (Prasinohaema prehensicauda) from the highlands of New Papua New Guinea. The high concentrations of the green bile pigment bilive...
    Scientists are gaining evolutionary insights into why a group of lizards in New Guinea have green blood.
    Scientists are gaining evolutionary insights into why a group of lizards in New Guinea have green blood.
  • Zuckerberg meeting with EU parliament leaders to be webcast

    Zuckerberg meeting with EU parliament leaders to be webcast

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:41 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:41:58 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:15:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's Tuesday meeting with the leaders of the European parliament about the data protection scandal that has engulfed his company will be open to the public through web streaming.

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's Tuesday meeting with the leaders of the European parliament about the data protection scandal that has engulfed his company will be open to the public through web streaming.

  • Instagram's new mute feature hides annoying accounts

    Instagram's new mute feature hides annoying accounts

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-05-22 17:07:53 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-05-22 17:07:53 GMT
    The new feature will let users quiet their feeds without having to unfollow their friends (Source: INSTAGRAM/CNN)The new feature will let users quiet their feeds without having to unfollow their friends (Source: INSTAGRAM/CNN)

    The new feature will let users quiet their feeds without having to unfollow their friends 

    The new feature will let users quiet their feeds without having to unfollow their friends 

  • Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse

    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse

    Friday, May 18 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-05-18 23:40:55 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:36 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:36:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...(AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...
    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse.
    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse.
  • China launches relay satellite for far side moon landing

    China launches relay satellite for far side moon landing

    Monday, May 21 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-05-21 04:51:45 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:26 AM EDT2018-05-22 05:26:09 GMT
    China has launched a relay satellite as part of a groundbreaking program to land a probe on the far side of the moon this year.
    China has launched a relay satellite as part of a groundbreaking program to land a probe on the far side of the moon this year.
  • Gay-friendly Apple weighs North Carolina despite LGBT laws

    Gay-friendly Apple weighs North Carolina despite LGBT laws

    Friday, May 18 2018 6:10 PM EDT2018-05-18 22:10:24 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:46:42 GMT
    Gay-rights advocates are divided on a potential marriage between one of the corporations most friendly to LGBT workers and causes and North Carolina, where a law passed two years ago and still partly in effect...
    Gay-rights advocates are divided on a potential marriage between one of the corporations most friendly to LGBT workers and causes and North Carolina, where a law passed two years ago and still partly in effect allows discrimination against them.
  • Facebook: We're better at policing nudity than hate speech

    Facebook: We're better at policing nudity than hate speech

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:17:56 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 7:27 AM EDT2018-05-21 11:27:31 GMT
    For hate speech, Facebook's human reviewers and computer algorithms identified just 38 percent of the violations. (Source: Pixabay)For hate speech, Facebook's human reviewers and computer algorithms identified just 38 percent of the violations. (Source: Pixabay)

    Facebook report reveals its screening system is better at detecting some forms of offensive content than others.

    Facebook report reveals its screening system is better at detecting some forms of offensive content than others.

  • Wanted woman arrested after taunting police on Facebook

    Wanted woman arrested after taunting police on Facebook

    Monday, May 21 2018 7:02 AM EDT2018-05-21 11:02:46 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 7:19 AM EDT2018-05-21 11:19:39 GMT

    The 19-year-old is charged with unlawful possession of a firearm and possession of heroin.

    The 19-year-old is charged with unlawful possession of a firearm and possession of heroin.

  • Archaeologists find street of balconies in Italy's Pompeii

    Archaeologists find street of balconies in Italy's Pompeii

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:19 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:19:45 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:36:16 GMT
    Archaeologists excavating an unexplored part of Italy's volcanic ash-covered city of Pompeii have discovered a street of houses with intact balconies that were buried when Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD.
    Archaeologists excavating an unexplored part of Italy's volcanic ash-covered city of Pompeii have discovered a street of houses with intact balconies that were buried when Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD.
  • Clocks may go a little cuckoo with power grid change

    Clocks may go a little cuckoo with power grid change

    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:32 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:32:21 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:43:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Sison). FILE - This Tuesday, June 30, 2015 file photo shows a wall clock in New York. Plugged-in clocks may be losing or gaining as much as seven and a half minutes between May and November 2018 because of U.S. government energy dereg...(AP Photo/Patrick Sison). FILE - This Tuesday, June 30, 2015 file photo shows a wall clock in New York. Plugged-in clocks may be losing or gaining as much as seven and a half minutes between May and November 2018 because of U.S. government energy dereg...
    Some clocks in U.S. may be running too slow or too fast because of a change to a power grid rule.
    Some clocks in U.S. may be running too slow or too fast because of a change to a power grid rule.
  • Emissions of banned ozone-eating chemical somehow are rising

    Emissions of banned ozone-eating chemical somehow are rising

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 1:18 PM EDT2018-05-16 17:18:44 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-05-20 05:15:50 GMT
    (Patrick Cullis/NOAA via AP). This undated photo provided by NOAA in May 2018 shows aurora australis near the South Pole Atmospheric Research Observatory in Antarctica. When a hole in the ozone formed over Antarctica, countries around the world in 1987...(Patrick Cullis/NOAA via AP). This undated photo provided by NOAA in May 2018 shows aurora australis near the South Pole Atmospheric Research Observatory in Antarctica. When a hole in the ozone formed over Antarctica, countries around the world in 1987...
    Emissions are somehow rising of a banned chemical that eats away at Earth's protective ozone layer, surprising scientists.
    Emissions are somehow rising of a banned chemical that eats away at Earth's protective ozone layer, surprising scientists.
  • Hawaii officials warn residents about latest lava flow

    Hawaii officials warn residents about latest lava flow

    Friday, May 18 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:20:27 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-05-19 05:20:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lindsey Magnani, center, her finance Elroy Rodrigues, left, and their children, Kahele, right, and Kayden, not shown, pick up respirators to help protect against ash from Kilauea volcano, Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Volcano, Hawa...(AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lindsey Magnani, center, her finance Elroy Rodrigues, left, and their children, Kahele, right, and Kayden, not shown, pick up respirators to help protect against ash from Kilauea volcano, Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Volcano, Hawa...
    A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has spewed a steely gray plume of ash into the sky that began raining down on a nearby town.
    A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has spewed a steely gray plume of ash into the sky that began raining down on a nearby town.
  • Website flaw exposes real-time locations of US cellphones

    Website flaw exposes real-time locations of US cellphones

    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:50:29 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-05-18 20:35:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...(AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...
    Website flaw exposes real-time locations of US cellphones.
    Website flaw exposes real-time locations of US cellphones.
  • Zuckerberg to meet EU officials _ dodging public grilling

    Zuckerberg to meet EU officials _ dodging public grilling

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:49 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:49:34 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:46:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has accepted to come explain his company's recent privacy issues with and allegations that it misused personal data at the European Parliament, the legislature's president says.
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has accepted to come explain his company's recent privacy issues with and allegations that it misused personal data at the European Parliament, the legislature's president says.
  • Thoreau's 'Walden' gets new life as a video game

    Thoreau's 'Walden' gets new life as a video game

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:39 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:39:33 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-05-18 00:11:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - This May 23, 2017, file photo shows a view of Walden Pond in Concord, Mass., where the 19th century American philosopher and naturalist Henry David Thoreau spent two years in solitude and reflection. A new Playst...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - This May 23, 2017, file photo shows a view of Walden Pond in Concord, Mass., where the 19th century American philosopher and naturalist Henry David Thoreau spent two years in solitude and reflection. A new Playst...
    A team at the University of Southern California's Game Innovation Lab has adapted Henry David Thoreau's "Walden" into a video game.
    A team at the University of Southern California's Game Innovation Lab has adapted Henry David Thoreau's "Walden" into a video game.
  • Car data: Utah Tesla driver had hands off wheel before crash

    Car data: Utah Tesla driver had hands off wheel before crash

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:49:24 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-05-18 00:11:47 GMT
    Data from a Tesla electric vehicle confirms that a Utah driver had engaged the car's semi-autonomous Autopilot functions before she slammed into the back of a fire truck last week.
    Data from a Tesla electric vehicle confirms that a Utah driver had engaged the car's semi-autonomous Autopilot functions before she slammed into the back of a fire truck last week.
  • Correction: Cyberattack Fighter-Detained story

    Correction: Cyberattack Fighter-Detained story

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:23:25 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-05-17 22:44:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File). FILE - This May 15, 2017, file photo shows British cybersecurity expert Marcus Hutchins during an interview in Ilfracombe, England. Hutchins, accused of creating and distributing malware designed to steal banking passwo...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File). FILE - This May 15, 2017, file photo shows British cybersecurity expert Marcus Hutchins during an interview in Ilfracombe, England. Hutchins, accused of creating and distributing malware designed to steal banking passwo...
    A British cybersecurity expert accused of creating and distributing malware designed to steal banking passwords is headed to court for a hearing on what evidence may be used in the case.
    A British cybersecurity expert accused of creating and distributing malware designed to steal banking passwords is headed to court for a hearing on what evidence may be used in the case.
  • Popular science center that featured sharks, Titanic closing

    Popular science center that featured sharks, Titanic closing

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 6:26 PM EDT2018-05-15 22:26:57 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:05:51 GMT
    A popular science center that has attracted traveling exhibits to Maine's largest city is closing its doors.
    A popular science center that has attracted traveling exhibits to Maine's largest city is closing its doors.
  • AP analysis shows how Bill Gates influences education policy

    AP analysis shows how Bill Gates influences education policy

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:08 AM EDT2018-05-16 06:08:34 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:03 AM EDT2018-05-17 15:03:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, file). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2018 file photo, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda take part in an AP interview in Kirkland, Wash. Gates' non-profit Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has given about $44 million...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, file). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2018 file photo, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda take part in an AP interview in Kirkland, Wash. Gates' non-profit Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has given about $44 million...
    Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates saw an opportunity with a new federal education law that has widespread repercussions on American classrooms.
    Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates saw an opportunity with a new federal education law that has widespread repercussions on American classrooms.
  • Democrats hope net neutrality issue will win votes this fall

    Democrats hope net neutrality issue will win votes this fall

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:19:35 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-05-17 05:52:39 GMT

    Democrats say their push will energize young voters who are tech savvy and value unfettered access to the internet.

    Democrats say their push will energize young voters who are tech savvy and value unfettered access to the internet.

  • Brexit in space: EU, Britain fight over Galileo navigation

    Brexit in space: EU, Britain fight over Galileo navigation

    Monday, May 14 2018 8:14 AM EDT2018-05-14 12:14:05 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:03:03 GMT
    (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP). From left, Liberal Democrat former deputy PM Nick Clegg, Tory ex-education secretary Nicky Morgan and Labour former foreign secretary David Miliband speaking at a cross-party intervention Brexit negotiation at Tilda Rice Mi...(Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP). From left, Liberal Democrat former deputy PM Nick Clegg, Tory ex-education secretary Nicky Morgan and Labour former foreign secretary David Miliband speaking at a cross-party intervention Brexit negotiation at Tilda Rice Mi...
    Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has joined with politicians from rival parties to call for Britain to retain the closest possible ties with the European Union after Brexit.
    Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has joined with politicians from rival parties to call for Britain to retain the closest possible ties with the European Union after Brexit.
  • Mexico acknowledges banks were hacked; losses unknown

    Mexico acknowledges banks were hacked; losses unknown

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-05-15 16:03:55 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:12 PM EDT2018-05-17 00:12:39 GMT
    Mexico has established a one-day waiting period on electronic money transfers of over $2,500 in the wake of a hacking attack that may have taken as much as $20 million from several Mexican banks.
    Mexico has established a one-day waiting period on electronic money transfers of over $2,500 in the wake of a hacking attack that may have taken as much as $20 million from several Mexican banks.
  • E-cig explosion kills FL man

    E-cig explosion kills FL man

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:12 AM EDT2018-05-16 12:12:58 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-05-16 13:16:22 GMT
    An autopsy confirmed that a man died from a vape pen exploding. (Source: Pixabay)An autopsy confirmed that a man died from a vape pen exploding. (Source: Pixabay)

    Tallmadge D'Elia, 38, died May 5 in a house fire with about 80 percent of his body burned.

    Tallmadge D'Elia, 38, died May 5 in a house fire with about 80 percent of his body burned.

  • Uber shifts policy for alleged sexual misconduct on service

    Uber shifts policy for alleged sexual misconduct on service

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 6:34 AM EDT2018-05-15 10:34:26 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:59 AM EDT2018-05-16 06:59:10 GMT
    The shift announced by Uber Tuesday will allow riders and drivers to file allegations of rape, sexual assault and harassment in courts and mediation, rather than being locked into arbitration. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, file)The shift announced by Uber Tuesday will allow riders and drivers to file allegations of rape, sexual assault and harassment in courts and mediation, rather than being locked into arbitration. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, file)

    Uber's ride-hailing service changes US rules governing riders, drivers seeking to pursue claims of sexual misconduct.

    Uber's ride-hailing service changes US rules governing riders, drivers seeking to pursue claims of sexual misconduct.

  • Senate Democrats urge Trump to rethink helping China's ZTE

    Senate Democrats urge Trump to rethink helping China's ZTE

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 2:32 PM EDT2018-05-15 18:32:59 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-05-15 21:08:54 GMT
    Senate Democrats are urging President Donald Trump to reconsider his plans for helping Chinese telecommunications company ZTE get back into business saying "America's national security must not be used as a...
    Senate Democrats are urging President Donald Trump to reconsider his plans for helping Chinese telecommunications company ZTE get back into business saying "America's national security must not be used as a bargaining chip in trade negotiations.".
  • Texas city of Arlington says it's out of bid for Amazon HQ2

    Texas city of Arlington says it's out of bid for Amazon HQ2

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:19 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:19:13 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:51:10 GMT
    The Texas city of Arlington says it's "no longer moving forward" in the competition to become Amazon's second headquarters.
    The Texas city of Arlington says it's "no longer moving forward" in the competition to become Amazon's second headquarters.
  • Clarification: Tesla Crash-Utah story

    Clarification: Tesla Crash-Utah story

    Monday, May 14 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-05-14 22:44:27 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:50:42 GMT
    (South Jordan Police Department via AP). In this Friday, May 11, 2018, photo released by the South Jordan Police Department shows a traffic collision involving a Tesla Model S sedan with a Fire Department mechanic truck stopped at a red light in South ...(South Jordan Police Department via AP). In this Friday, May 11, 2018, photo released by the South Jordan Police Department shows a traffic collision involving a Tesla Model S sedan with a Fire Department mechanic truck stopped at a red light in South ...
    The driver of a Tesla electric car had the vehicle's semi-autonomous Autopilot mode engaged when she slammed into the back of a Utah fire department vehicle this weekend, in the latest crash involving a car with...
    The driver of a Tesla electric car had the vehicle's semi-autonomous Autopilot mode engaged when she slammed into the back of a Utah fire department vehicle this weekend, in the latest crash involving a car with self-driving features.
  • European spy chiefs warn of hybrid threats from Russia, IS

    European spy chiefs warn of hybrid threats from Russia, IS

    Monday, May 14 2018 6:34 AM EDT2018-05-14 10:34:04 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:53:57 GMT
    (Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP). Hans-Georg Maassen, head of the German Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution, right, talks MI5 head Andrew Parker during symposium on hybrid threat scenarios in Berlin Monday, May 14, 2018.(Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP). Hans-Georg Maassen, head of the German Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution, right, talks MI5 head Andrew Parker during symposium on hybrid threat scenarios in Berlin Monday, May 14, 2018.
    European intelligence chiefs warned Monday that Russia is actively seeking to undermine their democracies by disinformation, cyberattacks and more traditional means of espionage.
    European intelligence chiefs warned Monday that Russia is actively seeking to undermine their democracies by disinformation, cyberattacks and more traditional means of espionage.
  • The Latest: Driver: Tesla's Autopilot engaged during crash

    The Latest: Driver: Tesla's Autopilot engaged during crash

    Monday, May 14 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-05-14 22:14:24 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 8:55 PM EDT2018-05-15 00:55:49 GMT
    The driver of a Tesla electric car that hit a Utah fire department vehicle this weekend says the car's semi-autonomous Autopilot mode was engaged at the time of the crash.
    The driver of a Tesla electric car that hit a Utah fire department vehicle this weekend says the car's semi-autonomous Autopilot mode was engaged at the time of the crash.
  • California, Florida stem cell clinics target of US lawsuit

    California, Florida stem cell clinics target of US lawsuit

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-05-10 00:11:21 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-05-14 20:38:12 GMT
    Prosecutors in California and Florida have sued to stop two companies from providing stem cell treatments, alleging the clinics marketed their procedures as remedies for ailments including cancer and heart disease...
    Prosecutors in California and Florida have sued to stop two companies from providing stem cell treatments, alleging the clinics marketed their procedures as remedies for ailments including cancer and heart disease without proof of safety and efficacy.
  • Walking robot maker prepares to unleash its dog-like machine

    Walking robot maker prepares to unleash its dog-like machine

    Friday, May 11 2018 5:01 PM EDT2018-05-11 21:01:45 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 1:20 PM EDT2018-05-14 17:20:49 GMT
    Boston Dynamics plans to begin selling the dog-like SpotMini robot next year. (Source: Boston Dynamics)Boston Dynamics plans to begin selling the dog-like SpotMini robot next year. (Source: Boston Dynamics)

    A robotics company known for its widely-shared YouTube videos of nimble, legged robots opening doors or walking through rough terrain is finally preparing to sell some of them after years of research.

    A robotics company known for its widely-shared YouTube videos of nimble, legged robots opening doors or walking through rough terrain is finally preparing to sell some of them after years of research.

  • Facebook suspends 200 apps for possible data misuse

    Facebook suspends 200 apps for possible data misuse

    Monday, May 14 2018 12:11 PM EDT2018-05-14 16:11:00 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 12:30 PM EDT2018-05-14 16:30:12 GMT

    The social media giant is conducting a review of apps as a result of the Cambridge Analytica data misuse scandal.

    The social media giant is conducting a review of apps as a result of the Cambridge Analytica data misuse scandal.

  • Tech leaders push for more White House focus on AI

    Tech leaders push for more White House focus on AI

    Thursday, May 10 2018 3:42 AM EDT2018-05-10 07:42:07 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 12:19 PM EDT2018-05-14 16:19:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this April 2, 2017, file photo, the White House is lit with blue lights in honor of World Autism Awareness Day in Washington. Top U.S. tech executives and researchers are gathering at a White House summit, Thurs...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this April 2, 2017, file photo, the White House is lit with blue lights in honor of World Autism Awareness Day in Washington. Top U.S. tech executives and researchers are gathering at a White House summit, Thurs...
    Top U.S. tech executives and researchers are gathering at a White House summit to press Trump administration officials on investing in artificial intelligence and crafting policies they hope will strengthen the...
    Top U.S. tech executives and researchers are gathering at a White House summit to press Trump administration officials on investing in artificial intelligence and crafting policies they hope will strengthen the economy.
  • Police probe whether Autopilot feature was on in Tesla crash

    Police probe whether Autopilot feature was on in Tesla crash

    Saturday, May 12 2018 6:52 PM EDT2018-05-12 22:52:30 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-05-14 14:00:40 GMT
    (South Jordan Police Department via AP). In this Friday, May 11, 2018, photo released by the South Jordan Police Department shows a traffic collision involving a Tesla Model S sedan with a Fire Department mechanic truck stopped at a red light in South ...(South Jordan Police Department via AP). In this Friday, May 11, 2018, photo released by the South Jordan Police Department shows a traffic collision involving a Tesla Model S sedan with a Fire Department mechanic truck stopped at a red light in South ...

    The crash, in which the Tesla driver was injured, comes as federal safety agencies investigate the performance of Tesla's semi-autonomous driving system.

    The crash, in which the Tesla driver was injured, comes as federal safety agencies investigate the performance of Tesla's semi-autonomous driving system.

  • Facebook shares bounce back to pre-scandal level

    Facebook shares bounce back to pre-scandal level

    Friday, May 11 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-05-11 14:11:45 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-05-14 13:10:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2018 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appears on a television screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange as he testifies in the Senate in Washington.  Shares in the social media gi...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2018 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appears on a television screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange as he testifies in the Senate in Washington. Shares in the social media gi...
    Facebook shares bounce back to $185, right where they were before the Cambridge Analytica scandal broke eight weeks ago.
    Facebook shares bounce back to $185, right where they were before the Cambridge Analytica scandal broke eight weeks ago.
  • Facebook ads show Russian effort to stoke political division

    Facebook ads show Russian effort to stoke political division

    Thursday, May 10 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-05-10 14:12:02 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 6:08 AM EDT2018-05-14 10:08:08 GMT
    Democrats on the House intelligence committee have released more than 3,500 Facebook ads that were created or promoted by a Russian internet agency. (Source: CNN)Democrats on the House intelligence committee have released more than 3,500 Facebook ads that were created or promoted by a Russian internet agency. (Source: CNN)

    Democrats on the House intelligence committee have released more than 3,500 Facebook ads that were created or promoted by a Russian internet agency.

    Democrats on the House intelligence committee have released more than 3,500 Facebook ads that were created or promoted by a Russian internet agency.

  • Facebook used billions of Instagram posts for AI 'genuine breakthrough'

    Facebook used billions of Instagram posts for AI 'genuine breakthrough'

    Wednesday, May 2 2018 8:02 PM EDT2018-05-03 00:02:00 GMT
    Wednesday, May 2 2018 8:02 PM EDT2018-05-03 00:02:00 GMT
    Facebook's chief technology officer, Mike Schroepfer, explained the findings at a presentation on Wednesday. (Source: Facebook)Facebook's chief technology officer, Mike Schroepfer, explained the findings at a presentation on Wednesday. (Source: Facebook)

    Facebook used billions of publicly available Instagram posts in a first-of-its-kind machine learning image recognition study.

    Facebook used billions of publicly available Instagram posts in a first-of-its-kind machine learning image recognition study.

  • Ford unveils smart window for blind passengers

    Ford unveils smart window for blind passengers

    Wednesday, May 2 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-05-02 20:55:32 GMT
    Wednesday, May 2 2018 5:32 PM EDT2018-05-02 21:32:57 GMT
    Ford’s prototype of a smart window allows blind passengers to mentally recreate the outside landscape with touch. (Source: Ford/CNN)Ford’s prototype of a smart window allows blind passengers to mentally recreate the outside landscape with touch. (Source: Ford/CNN)

    Ford’s prototype of a smart window allows blind passengers to mentally recreate the passing landscape with touch.

    Ford’s prototype of a smart window allows blind passengers to mentally recreate the passing landscape with touch.

  • Cambridge Analytica announces it is shutting down

    Cambridge Analytica announces it is shutting down

    Wednesday, May 2 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-05-02 18:55:58 GMT
    Wednesday, May 2 2018 3:13 PM EDT2018-05-02 19:13:13 GMT

    The data-mining and political consulting firm that worked for President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign says it is shutting down.

    The data-mining and political consulting firm that worked for President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign says it is shutting down.

  • NASA cancels moon rover project

    NASA cancels moon rover project

    Wednesday, May 2 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-05-02 17:59:58 GMT
    Wednesday, May 2 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-05-02 17:59:58 GMT
    The rover would have mined the lunar surface for things like water, hydrogen and oxygen. (Source: NASA)The rover would have mined the lunar surface for things like water, hydrogen and oxygen. (Source: NASA)

    The rover would have mined the lunar surface for things like water, hydrogen and oxygen.

    The rover would have mined the lunar surface for things like water, hydrogen and oxygen.

  • Facebook staffer reportedly fired for stalking women using company data

    Facebook staffer reportedly fired for stalking women using company data

    Wednesday, May 2 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-05-02 17:39:49 GMT
    Wednesday, May 2 2018 1:41 PM EDT2018-05-02 17:41:05 GMT
    A security engineer was reportedly fired for stalking women online by using his access to Facebook's data. (Source: Facebook/CNN)A security engineer was reportedly fired for stalking women online by using his access to Facebook's data. (Source: Facebook/CNN)

    The Facebook employee jokingly called himself a "professional stalker" because of his profession, according to an excerpt of a Tinder log that was released.

    The Facebook employee jokingly called himself a "professional stalker" because of his profession, according to an excerpt of a Tinder log that was released.

  • Facebook announces new optional dating feature

    Facebook announces new optional dating feature

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-05-01 19:43:20 GMT
    Tuesday, May 1 2018 5:14 PM EDT2018-05-01 21:14:02 GMT

    At Tuesday’s F8 developer conference, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerburg announced the company is launching a dating feature.

    At Tuesday’s F8 developer conference, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerburg announced the company is launching a dating feature.

  • Scientists build robot that assembles Ikea chair

    Scientists build robot that assembles Ikea chair

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:38 AM EDT2018-04-19 12:38:02 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:12 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:12:21 GMT
    The robot uses 3D camera technology and algorithms can assemble a chair in less than 9 minutes. (Source: NTU Singapore)The robot uses 3D camera technology and algorithms can assemble a chair in less than 9 minutes. (Source: NTU Singapore)

    The robot uses 3D camera technology and can assemble a chair in less than 9 minutes.

    The robot uses 3D camera technology and can assemble a chair in less than 9 minutes.

  • NASA satellite to search for habitable planets

    NASA satellite to search for habitable planets

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:00 AM EDT2018-04-17 11:00:46 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:00 AM EDT2018-04-17 11:00:46 GMT
    NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), shown here in a conceptual illustration, will identify exoplanets orbiting the brightest stars just outside our solar system. (Source: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center)NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), shown here in a conceptual illustration, will identify exoplanets orbiting the brightest stars just outside our solar system. (Source: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center)

    Ultimately, the satellite will help pave the way toward discovering whether life exists – or could exist – on other planets.

    Ultimately, the satellite will help pave the way toward discovering whether life exists – or could exist – on other planets.

  • Was your Facebook data compromised? Here's how to find out

    Was your Facebook data compromised? Here's how to find out

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 11:44 AM EDT2018-04-11 15:44:18 GMT
    Wednesday, April 11 2018 11:44 AM EDT2018-04-11 15:44:18 GMT
    (Source: Facebook)(Source: Facebook)
    (Source: Facebook)(Source: Facebook)

    In addition to notifications sent out to billions of Facebook users this week, the social website posted a topic in its Help Center titled, "How can I tell if my info was shared with Cambridge Analytica?"

    In addition to notifications sent out to billions of Facebook users this week, the social website posted a topic in its Help Center titled, "How can I tell if my info was shared with Cambridge Analytica?"

  • Science says it's fine to marry your first cousin

    Science says it's fine to marry your first cousin

    Thursday, March 8 2018 6:46 AM EST2018-03-08 11:46:06 GMT
    Thursday, March 8 2018 6:46 AM EST2018-03-08 11:46:06 GMT
    (Source: Pixabay)(Source: Pixabay)

    First cousins share only about 12.5 percent of their DNA, and it’s estimated that 4 to 7 percent of children born to them are likely to have birth defects.

    First cousins share only about 12.5 percent of their DNA, and it’s estimated that 4 to 7 percent of children born to them are likely to have birth defects.

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    Social media news

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify in front of Congress on how Cambridge Analytica got millions of users information.

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify in front of Congress on how Cambridge Analytica got millions of users information.

  • Apple news

    Apple news

    The enigmatic American technology company is always making waves. Currently, it's facing backlash over news it slows down older iPhones on purpose.

    The enigmatic American technology company is always making waves. Currently, it's facing backlash over news it slows down older iPhones on purpose.

  • Cyber crime

    Cyber crime

    Computers have made our lives easier, but they’ve also created many new ways for thieves to steal information, money and identities. 

    Companies, people, governments, and non-profits are evaluating their cyber security after ransomware held information hostage across the globe.

  • News on space exploration, technology and the planets

    Space exploration

    Space exploration

    From SpaceX stepping into the void the closed NASA Space Shuttle program to news about the planets - including a possible new large one, click here for all the news regarding space, the universe and beyond.

    From SpaceX stepping into the void the closed NASA Space Shuttle program to news about the planets - including a possible new large one, click here for all the news regarding space, the universe and beyond.

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  • Freed after 2 years, man jailed in Venezuela returns to US

    Freed after 2 years, man jailed in Venezuela returns to US

    Saturday, May 26 2018 9:53 AM EDT2018-05-26 13:53:22 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-05-27 15:25:59 GMT
    Senator Corker’s office tweeted out an image of Josh Holt and his wife before leaving Venezuela. (Source: Twitter/@SenBobCorker)Senator Corker’s office tweeted out an image of Josh Holt and his wife before leaving Venezuela. (Source: Twitter/@SenBobCorker)

    A Utah man has been released from a jail in Venezuela after spending nearly two years behind bars on weapons charges.

    A Utah man has been released from a jail in Venezuela after spending nearly two years behind bars on weapons charges.

  • S. Korea: Kim commits to summit with Trump, denuclearization

    S. Korea: Kim commits to summit with Trump, denuclearization

    Saturday, May 26 2018 9:23 PM EDT2018-05-27 01:23:54 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-05-27 15:25:52 GMT
    (South Korea Presidential Blue House/Yonhap via AP). In this May 26, 2018 photo provided on May 27, 2018, by South Korea Presidential Blue House via Yonhap News Agency, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center left, and South Korean President Moon Jae-i...(South Korea Presidential Blue House/Yonhap via AP). In this May 26, 2018 photo provided on May 27, 2018, by South Korea Presidential Blue House via Yonhap News Agency, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center left, and South Korean President Moon Jae-i...

    At the White House, President Trump said negotiations over a potential June 12 summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that he had earlier canceled are "going along very well." 

    At the White House, President Trump said negotiations over a potential June 12 summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that he had earlier canceled are "going along very well." 

  • Oklahoma restaurant shooting victims recovering

    Oklahoma restaurant shooting victims recovering

    Saturday, May 26 2018 4:03 AM EDT2018-05-26 08:03:40 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-05-27 15:19:05 GMT
    (Sarah Phipps/The Oklahoman via AP). Police officers stand at the scene of a shooting on the east side of Lake Hefner in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 24, 2018. A man armed with a pistol walked into Louie’s On The Lake restaurant at the dinner hour and ...(Sarah Phipps/The Oklahoman via AP). Police officers stand at the scene of a shooting on the east side of Lake Hefner in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 24, 2018. A man armed with a pistol walked into Louie’s On The Lake restaurant at the dinner hour and ...
    Authorities say a Facebook page in which a man claims his television is possessed by the devil belongs to the man suspected of shooting three people at an Oklahoma City restaurant before being killed by two armed...
    Authorities say a Facebook page in which a man claims his television is possessed by the devil belongs to the man suspected of shooting three people at an Oklahoma City restaurant before being killed by two armed bystanders.
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