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Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 09:22 AM EDT

Nissan Recalls Cars, SUVs Due to Risk of Fire

Nissan Recalls Cars, SUVs Due to Risk of Fire

Nissan recalled more than 215,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. due to a fire risk and is advising people to park the vehicles outdoors in rare cases. An anti-lock brake pump can leak brake fluid onto a circuit...

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018 at 02:21 PM EDT

Apple, Google Roll Out New Screen Time Controls for Adults and Kids

Apple, Google Roll Out New Screen Time Controls for Adults and Kids

Apple and Google want to help you spend less time on your phone — really. Like that time you checked Facebook at 3 a.m. Stats don't lie. Their new tools for managing screen time will let you see how often...

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018 at 03:30 PM EDT

Tesla Says It Has Turned Over Documents to Feds

Tesla Says It Has Turned Over Documents to Feds

Tesla Inc. has turned over documents to the U.S. Justice Department after statements by CEO Elon Musk about taking the company private, the electric car maker confirmed Tuesday. The Palo Alto, California,...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 05:41 PM EDT

Amazon Plans to Release at Least 8 New Alexa-Powered Devices

Amazon Plans to Release at Least 8 New Alexa-Powered Devices

Amazon is doubling down on its Alexa-powered devices, with plans to release at least 8 new voice-controlled hardware devices before the end of the year, CNBC has learned. The devices include, among others, a...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 07:29 PM EDT

Elon Musk Sued by Thai Cave Rescue Diver He Called a 'Pedo'

Elon Musk Sued by Thai Cave Rescue Diver He Called a 'Pedo'

A British diver who helped rescue youth soccer players trapped in a cave in Thailand is suing Elon Musk, alleging that the Tesla CEO falsely accused him of being a pedophile. Diver Vernon Unsworth, who lives...

Saturday, Sep 15, 2018 at 01:33 PM EDT

Hackers Fight Wildlife Trafficking at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Hackers Fight Wildlife Trafficking at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Some of the brightest minds in technology and research are gathering at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park in Escondido, California, to try to solve the world-wide problem of wildlife trafficking. Programmers,...

Saturday, Sep 15, 2018 at 01:33 AM EDT

California to Launch Climate Satellite: Gov. Brown

California to Launch Climate Satellite: Gov. Brown

California Gov. Jerry Brown said Friday that the state plans to launch its "own damn satellite" into orbit to battle climate change. The man the late Chicago columnist Mike Royko famously dubbed "Gov. Moonbeam"...

Friday, Sep 14, 2018 at 10:10 AM EDT

SpaceX Books the First Tourist to the Moon

SpaceX Books the First Tourist to the Moon

The moon may soon get its first tourist — and first human visitor in more than four decades. SpaceX announced Thursday that it's booked the world's first private passenger to the moon. Elon Musk's space...

Thursday, Sep 13, 2018 at 06:57 AM EDT

Reddit Bans Qanon Subreddits After Series of Violent Threats

Reddit Bans Qanon Subreddits After Series of Violent Threats

Reddit banned one of its largest communities dedicated to discussion of the Qanon fringe conspiracy theory on Wednesday, citing the subreddit's repeated violations of the network's content policy. The...

Thursday, Sep 13, 2018 at 12:48 AM EDT

Got $1,100? Apple Shows Off Its Most Expensive iPhone Yet

Got $1,100? Apple Shows Off Its Most Expensive iPhone Yet

Apple is expected to showcase three new iPhones on Wednesday, including its biggest and most expensive model yet, as the company seeks to widen the product's appeal amid slowing sales. Most of the buzz is...

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