A paralyzed 24-year-old man has regained some use of his right hand, controlling it with signals relayed from electronic sensors in his brain. Ian Burkhart of Dublin, Ohio, can grasp a bottle, pour its contents...
Police in New York may soon be equipped with a "Textalyzer," a device that will determine if a driver involved in a crash was texting while driving, CNBC reported.
New York Senator Terrence Murphy and Assembly...
Facebook announced Tuesday it will let developers build chatbots – interactive, responsive messaging programs – to communicate directly with people, CNBC reports.
The announcement came at its annual F8...
Monday, Apr 11, 2016 at 02:50 PM EDT
Tesla Recalling 2,700 Model X SUVs for Seat Defect
Tesla Motors Inc. is recalling 2,700 Model X SUVs after the automaker's own tests showed the third-row seats could snap forward in a crash.
The recall involves SUVs made before March 26 and sold in the...
The owner of Britain's Daily Mail is in early discussions over a bid for the ailing U.S. internet company Yahoo.
The Wall Street Journal first reported Sunday that the media company is speaking with private...
A NASA space probe fell into a hibernation-like mode last week leaving scientists wondering why, NBC News reports.
Mission operations engineers discovered that the Kepler spacecraft went into emergency mode on...
Sunday, Apr 10, 2016 at 05:27 PM EDT
SpaceX Delivers 1st Inflatable Room for Astronauts
SpaceX has made good on a high-priority delivery: the world's first inflatable room for astronauts.
A SpaceX Dragon cargo ship arrived at the International Space Station on Sunday, two days after launching from...
Friday, Apr 8, 2016 at 05:48 PM EDT
Netflix Hikes Prices for Standard HD Service in May
Netflix will raise the price for members streaming its standard HD service by $2 in May, NBC News reported.
Netflix previously announced that a "substantial number" of U.S. subs will see the price hike.
Friday, Apr 8, 2016 at 12:08 PM EDT
Adobe Issues Emergency Flash Player Security Update
Adobe issued an emergency security update for Flash Player on Thursday after researchers discovered a security flaw that hackers have been exploiting to infect computers with ransomware.
The software maker urged...
Forget blowup air mattresses. Space station astronauts are getting their first inflatable room.
It's a technology demo meant to pave the way for moon bases and Mars expeditions, as well as orbiting outposts...
The USA Science & Engineering Festival is in its fourth year and is the only national science festival. Science is celebrated all weekend with activities, symposiums, speakers, and special exhibits. Read more
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.