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Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 at 11:16 PM EDT

Twitter Suspended 58 Million Accounts in 4Q

Twitter Suspended 58 Million Accounts in 4Q

Twitter suspended at least 58 million user accounts in the final three months of 2017, according to data obtained by The Associated Press. The figure highlights the company's newly aggressive stance against...

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 at 04:09 PM EDT

Why Is Facebook Keen on Robots? It's Just the Future of AI

Why Is Facebook Keen on Robots? It's Just the Future of AI

Facebook announced several new hires of top academics in the field of artificial intelligence Tuesday, among them a roboticist known for her work at Disney making animated figures move in more human-like...

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 at 03:43 PM EDT

Here Are the Emojis That Get Used Most and Least

Here Are the Emojis That Get Used Most and Least

If you find yourself frequently sending the heart or face with tears of joy emojis, you’re in good company. Those two are among the most commonly sent emojis on Facebook and Twitter. The social media networks...

Monday, Jul 16, 2018 at 02:12 PM EDT

Apple, Google Cashed in on Conspiracy App

Apple, Google Cashed in on Conspiracy App

An app that sent alerts about a child sex ring conspiracy theory called QAnon stayed in Apple's App Store and Google's Play Store for months, raising revenue for the conspirators and the tech giants, NBC News...

Monday, Jul 16, 2018 at 07:51 AM EDT

Thai Cave Rescue Diver Mulls Legal Action Against Elon Musk

Thai Cave Rescue Diver Mulls Legal Action Against Elon Musk

A British diver involved in the Thai cave rescue mission that saved 12 boys and their soccer coach is reportedly considering legal action against Tesla head Elon Musk for having called him a "pedo guy." Spelun...

Friday, Jul 13, 2018 at 11:50 AM EDT

Nissan Recalls About 105K Cars to Replace Takata Air Bags

Nissan Recalls About 105K Cars to Replace Takata Air Bags

Nissan is recalling nearly 105,000 small cars to replace Takata passenger air bag inflators that can explode and hurl shrapnel at drivers and passengers. Included are the 2011 Versa sedan and the 2011 and 2012...

Friday, Jul 13, 2018 at 07:01 PM EDT

Project Innovation: String Theory Schools

Project Innovation: String Theory Schools

String Theory Schools' Particle Accelerator helps students gain real-world skills while working alongside innovative Philadelphia startups. The program received a $50,000 grant from Project Innovation.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 03:17 PM EDT

FCC May Start Charging $225 to Look Into Consumer Complaints

FCC May Start Charging $225 to Look Into Consumer Complaints

Consumers who ask the Federal Communications Commission to investigate complaints against broadband providers would be charged $225 — possibly more than the amount in dispute — under a proposal the FCC is voting...

Friday, Jul 13, 2018 at 03:13 PM EDT

He Has Run Every Philadelphia Marathon

He Has Run Every Philadelphia Marathon

Mark Sullivan is the founder of the Philadelphia Marathon Legacy Club. He has run every Philadelphia Marathon. He sat down with NBC10's Erin Coleman to talk about how he and other runners are partnering with the...

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 01:15 PM EDT

'Fortnite' Unveils Newest Season

'Fortnite' Unveils Newest Season

"Fortniters" rejoice! Season 5 of the hot video game "Fortnite" has been unveiled. It's called "World's Collide."

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