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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...

Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017 at 01:19 PM EDT

Dead Heavy Metal Icon Ronnie James Dio Will Tour as Hologram

Dead Heavy Metal Icon Ronnie James Dio Will Tour as Hologram

Late heavy metal icon Ronnie James Dio is set to tour again in hologram form. Rolling Stone reports the "Dio Returns" world tour kicks off in Helsinki on Nov. 30 and comes to the U.S. in the spring. Dio's...

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...

Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017 at 02:49 PM EDT

The 'Inner Power' of Music

The 'Inner Power' of Music

Inner Power Records is a free student run record label that is based in the Honickman Learning Center Comcast Technology Labs in North Philadelphia. Mikel Lewis and Paul Dunnaville are in studio to talk...

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 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...

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 02:28 PM EDT

Wisconsin-Based Company Offering to Microchip Employees

Wisconsin-Based Company Offering to Microchip Employees

The fear once was Big Brother might be watching you. Now? Big Brother might actually be inside of you.

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...

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