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Thursday, Jul 27, 2017 at 04:56 PM EDT

Forbes: Amazon CEO Bezos Was Briefly the World's Richest Man

Forbes: Amazon CEO Bezos Was Briefly the World's Richest Man

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos briefly became the world's richest man Thursday in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. Microsoft founder Bill Gates reclaimed the...

Thursday, Jul 27, 2017 at 12:58 AM EDT

Judge Recommends Contested Giant Hawaii Telescope for Permit

Judge Recommends Contested Giant Hawaii Telescope for Permit

A construction permit should be granted for a giant telescope planned for a Hawaii mountain summit that some consider sacred, a hearings officer recommended Wednesday. Retired judge Riki May Amano, who is...

Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017 at 04:55 PM EDT

TSA to Implement New, Stronger Airport Screening

TSA to Implement New, Stronger Airport Screening

The Transportation Security Administration is rolling out new and stronger screening methods for carry-on baggages at airports across the United States.

Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017 at 04:48 PM EDT

Facebook's Ads Just Keep Creeping Into New Apps

Facebook's Ads Just Keep Creeping Into New Apps

Scrolling through an ad-free Instagram is now a distant memory, much like the once ad-free Facebook itself. Soon, users of its Messenger app will begin to see advertisements, too — and WhatsApp may not be...

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 03:17 PM EDT

Zuckerberg and Musk Spar Over Artificial Intelligence

Zuckerberg and Musk Spar Over Artificial Intelligence

Tech giants Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg are feuding on social media on the impact of artificial intelligence. The Facebook CEO referred to Musk's beliefs on AI as "pretty irresponsible" in a Facebook Live...

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 10:57 AM EDT

Microsoft Paint Is 'Here to Stay,' Despite What You Heard

Microsoft Paint Is 'Here to Stay,' Despite What You Heard

Despite nostalgic articles and disappointed tweets mourning the end Microsoft Paint, the apparently beloved application is not going anywhere. The application, which has been featured on every Windows...

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 07:29 AM EDT

NASA Moves Ahead With Plans for Quiet Supersonic Jet

NASA Moves Ahead With Plans for Quiet Supersonic Jet

Bloomberg is reporting NASA wants to build a real-life supersonic jet to start testing. If all goes according to plan, the plane would travel at 55,000 feet, be as quiet inside as a luxury car and go at...

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 10:55 AM EDT

Twins Born Conjoined at the Heart

Twins Born Conjoined at the Heart

Twin baby girls Paisleigh and Paislyn Martinez were born conjoined at the chest, with their hearts fused together. Doctors from University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital used groundbreaking technology...

Sunday, Jul 23, 2017 at 12:19 PM EDT

Pokémon Go Fest Attendees Refunded as Glitches Plague Event

Pokémon Go Fest Attendees Refunded as Glitches Plague Event

Thousands of people descended on Chicago Saturday for Pokémon Go Fest – an event that was billed as a celebration of the smartphone game’s first year but instead became a debacle plagued by massive lines and...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 06:06 PM EDT

Lyft Launches Own Autonomous Vehicle Unit

Lyft Launches Own Autonomous Vehicle Unit

Lyft said Friday that it is setting up its own unit to develop autonomous vehicle technology, but its approach will be different from other companies and partnerships working on self-driving cars. The San...

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