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Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 05:28 PM EDT

'What Is the EU?' Among Top UK Google Searches After Brexit

'What Is the EU?' Among Top UK Google Searches After Brexit

The United Kingdom's historic vote to exit the European Union is dominating the conversation online as well as global headlines. Google Trends is reporting spiking searches in the United Kingdom for "getting an...

Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 07:15 AM EDT

Streaming Technology Shines During House Democrats' Sit-In

Streaming Technology Shines During House Democrats' Sit-In

The shot wasn’t always steady, and sometimes people got in the way. Such are the perils of recording video on a cellphone. Streaming media conveyed House Democrats' message to the masses when C-SPAN cameras...

Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 06:13 AM EDT

Robotic Dog Does Dishes, Plays Fetch

Robotic Dog Does Dishes, Plays Fetch

A new robotic pup does a lot of things real dogs are known for — it plays fetch, hides under the dinner table and even cleans up dirty dishes — only without the slobber. Boston Dynamics, a Massachusetts-based...

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 at 07:16 AM EDT

Swiss Officials Say Solar-Powered Plane Lands in Spain

Swiss Officials Say Solar-Powered Plane Lands in Spain

Swiss officials say an experimental solar-powered airplane has completed a three-day flight across the Atlantic in the latest leg of its globe-circling voyage. The Aero-Club of Switzerland said the Solar...

Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 03:26 PM EDT

Uber, Lyft Battle Governments Over Fingerprint Checks

Uber, Lyft Battle Governments Over Fingerprint Checks

Hailing a ride with a smartphone app in many U.S. cities is coming down to a fight over fingerprints. Following incidents where Uber drivers were found to have criminal records, a number of state and local...

Monday, Jun 20, 2016 at 06:20 AM EDT

Solar Plane Begins Trans-Atlantic Stretch of Global Journey

Solar Plane Begins Trans-Atlantic Stretch of Global Journey

A solar-powered airplane has begun its trans-Atlantic flight on the latest leg of its globe-circling voyage. The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 took off from New York City early Monday morning. Bertrand Piccard,

Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 06:53 PM EDT

Uber, Lyft Threaten to Leave Chicago Over License Rule

Uber, Lyft Threaten to Leave Chicago Over License Rule

Uber and Lyft are threatening to leave Chicago if a rideshare ordinance that was unanimously approved Friday by a joint City Council committee passes the full council next week. "It would make true ridesharing...

Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 05:44 PM EDT

Hacker Floods ISIS Twitter Accounts With LGBT Messages

Hacker Floods ISIS Twitter Accounts With LGBT Messages

A hacker associated with Anonymous has gained control of what had been pro-ISIS Twitter accounts, according to NBC News. The hacker, who goes by the name WauchulaGhost, took control of the accounts and flooded...

Tuesday, Jun 14, 2016 at 11:40 AM EDT

Spider-Man, Batman Coming to PlayStation

Spider-Man, Batman Coming to PlayStation

The Dark Knight and Spidey are among the heroes swinging onto the PlayStation. Sony announced at its Monday presentation at the Electronic Entertainment Expo that a virtual reality rendition of Rocksteady...

Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016 at 01:59 PM EDT

Apple CEO Tears Up Over 'Unconscionable' Shooting

Apple CEO Tears Up Over 'Unconscionable' Shooting

Apple CEO Tim Cook addressed the massacre in Orlando and asked for a moment of silence Monday at the tech giant's annual developer's conference. Cook spoke to the crowd Monday at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium...

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