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Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 at 10:55 AM EDT

New Twitter App Brings NFL Games to Apple TV, Xbox One

New Twitter App Brings NFL Games to Apple TV, Xbox One

A new Twitter app is coming to Xbox One, Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV, where viewers will be able to watch NFL games on Thursday nights. The short-messaging service secured the rights to stream 10 Thursday night...

Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 at 09:54 AM EDT

Space Agency to Map 1 Billion Stars in Milky Way

Space Agency to Map 1 Billion Stars in Milky Way

If space is the final frontier, it will help to have an accurate map, and the European Space Agency said Wednesday its mission to chart more than 1 billion stars in the Milky Way is on track for completion in a...

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 05:35 PM EDT

Samsung's Quick Fix for Galaxy Note 7 Is No Full Recharge

Samsung's Quick Fix for Galaxy Note 7 Is No Full Recharge

Samsung plans to issue a software update for its recalled Galaxy Note 7 smartphones that will prevent them from overheating by limiting battery recharges to 60 percent. The front page of the Seoul Shinmun, a...

Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016 at 07:02 AM EDT

Facebook Apologizes for Removing 'Napalm Girl' Photo

Facebook Apologizes for Removing 'Napalm Girl' Photo

Facebook's chief operating officer has apologized to Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg for deleting a photograph from its pages and conceded that "we don't always get it right." Sheryl Sandberg said in a...

Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 05:58 AM EDT

Yahoo CEO Could Reap $44 Million if She Leaves After Sale

Yahoo CEO Could Reap $44 Million if She Leaves After Sale

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer stands to collect a $44 million severance package if she leaves after Verizon completes its purchase of the once-mighty internet company. Mayer hasn't announced plans to leave, but...

Friday, Sep 9, 2016 at 06:20 PM EDT

Burritos in the Sky: Chipotle Tests Drone Deliveries

Burritos in the Sky: Chipotle Tests Drone Deliveries

Flying burritos will soon be a reality over Virginia Tech. Chipotle is taking part in a test this month that will let some of the university's students and staff have their favorite tortilla-wrapped meal...

Friday, Sep 9, 2016 at 05:44 PM EDT

CPSC: Stop Using, Charging Samsung's Note 7

CPSC: Stop Using, Charging Samsung's Note 7

The United States Consumer Products Safety Commission is urging all consumers who own a Samsung Galaxy Note 7 to power them down and stop charging or using the device a week after the company issued a recall of...

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 05:20 PM EDT

Facebook Allows Postings of 'Napalm Girl' Photo After Debate

Facebook Allows Postings of 'Napalm Girl' Photo After Debate

Facebook on Friday reversed its decision to remove postings of an iconic 1972 image of a naked, screaming girl running from a napalm attack in Vietnam, after a Norwegian revolt against the tech giant. Protests...

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 05:33 PM EDT

FAA Warns Airline Passengers Not to Use Samsung Smartphone

FAA Warns Airline Passengers Not to Use Samsung Smartphone

U.S. aviation safety officials took the extraordinary step late Thursday of warning airline passengers not to turn on or charge a new-model Samsung smartphone during flights following numerous reports of the...

Thursday, Sep 8, 2016 at 08:59 PM EDT

FAA Issues Warning About Samsung Phones

FAA Issues Warning About Samsung Phones

The Federal Aviation Administration on Thursday strongly urged travelers not to turn on or charge Samsung Galaxy Note 7 cell phones while on planes, after a series of incidents involving exploding batteries. In...

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