<![CDATA[NBC10 Boston - Tech News]]>Copyright 2019 https://www.nbcboston.com/news/tech http://media.nbcboston.com/designimages/clear.gif NBC10 Boston https://www.nbcboston.com en-usFri, 22 Mar 2019 00:46:32 -0400Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:46:32 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[New Anti-Spammer Caller ID Tech Closer to Reality]]> Thu, 21 Mar 2019 06:43:15 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/03302019RoboCalls_6508231.JPG
Technology that could silence illegal scam and spam robocallers has passed a major test, and is now just months away from arriving on your phone.On Wednesday, AT&T and Comcast announced they had completed the...

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<![CDATA[Calif. to Give 'Future-Proof' Upgrades to 911 Call Centers]]> Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:39:36 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/new+call+911+center+image.jpg
The state of California will overhaul all of its emergency call centers with a new technology in hopes of improving its location accuracy and situational awareness.RapidDeploy is a new, cloud-based system that...]]>
<![CDATA[Crew Returns from ISS on SpaceX 'Dragon']]> Fri, 08 Mar 2019 11:10:27 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/SpaceX_Crew_Returns_to_Earth-155205708041100002.jpg
SpaceX's new Dragon crew capsule made a successful splashdown off the coast of Florida after detaching from the International Space Station with a crew inside. NASA is counting on SpaceX and Boeing to start...]]>
<![CDATA[Cameras and Camera Stores Adapt in the Smartphone Age]]> Thu, 28 Feb 2019 18:09:47 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/NewCamera+THUMB.jpg
In a nondescript office at the edge of San Francisco's financial district, a few reporters were invited for an early glimpse of a hotly anticipated new camera that, at first glance, looks like a museum...
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<![CDATA[The Features in Samsung's Newest Gadget]]> Tue, 26 Feb 2019 09:12:21 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/214*120/The_Features_in_Samsungs_Newest_Gadget.jpg
Samsung revealed its longly anticipated Galaxy S10 will ship in early March. NBC10 Boston Tech Check reporter, Brian Shactman, got to test the new gadget before it hit the market.]]>
<![CDATA[NASA Honors ‘Hidden Figure’ Katherine Johnson]]> Sat, 23 Feb 2019 00:03:18 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/katherine+johnson+nasa+building.jpg
NASA has renamed a facility in West Virginia to honor one of the pioneering black women featured in the book and film "Hidden Figures."The Independent Verification and Validation Facility in Fairmont,...

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<![CDATA[Fortnite Has New Rival in 'Apex Legends']]> Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:42:10 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/Fortnite_Has_New_Rival_in_Apex_Legends.jpg
Samsung’s new smartwatch was designed with athletes in mind. It is meant to be more comfortable to wear while working out. You can now pre-order it online. Twitter is trying to make it easier to follow...]]>
<![CDATA[Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg Returns to Harvard University]]> Wed, 20 Feb 2019 19:03:10 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/Mark_Zuckerberg_Speaks_at_Harvard.jpg
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has spoken about his annual personal challenge. Past challenges have included learning Mandarin, visiting every state and writing more thank you notes.]]>
<![CDATA[Zuckerberg Defends Big Tech, Says Facebook Should Stay Free]]> Wed, 20 Feb 2019 15:05:01 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/953502232-Mark-Zuckerberg.jpg
Facebook is committed to remaining free, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Wednesday as he defending his company's place in Silicon Valley, NBC News reported.Facebook has helped decentralize society, Zuckerberg said in...

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<![CDATA[App Makes it Easy for Cows to Find Romance]]> Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:25:30 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/App_Makes_it_Easy_for_Cows_to_Find_Romance.jpg
Apple is getting ready to try its hand at streaming with a service that could be released in April. Nintendo’s new Battle Royale version of Tetris was just launched and allows players to square off.]]>