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Monday, May 7, 2018 at 12:40 PM EDT

Microsoft Launches $25M Program to Use AI for Disabilities

Microsoft Launches $25M Program to Use AI for Disabilities

Microsoft is launching a $25 million initiative to use artificial intelligence to build better technology for people with disabilities. CEO Satya Nadella announced the new "AI for Accessibility" effort as he...

Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 08:35 PM EDT

Lyft, Aptiv to Launch Self-Driving Car Program in Las Vegas

Lyft, Aptiv to Launch Self-Driving Car Program in Las Vegas

Ride-hailing service Lyft is partnering with an automotive technology company to deploy a fleet of 30 self-driving cars to the streets of Las Vegas this summer. Lyft and Aptiv will run the self-driving BMWs...

Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 01:48 PM EDT

SpaceX's Dragon Supply Ship Leaves ISS

SpaceX's Dragon Supply Ship Leaves ISS

The resupply ship, carrying 4,000 pounds of NASA equipment, left the International Space Station and before splashing down in Baja, California.

Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 01:12 PM EDT

Scientists Say Fossilized Footprints Tell Tale of Sloth Hunt

Scientists Say Fossilized Footprints Tell Tale of Sloth Hunt

Researchers studying a trail of fossilized footprints on a remote New Mexico salt flat have determined the tracks tell the story of a group of Ice Age hunters stalking a giant sloth. Park naturalist David...

Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 02:51 AM EDT

Google to Verify Identity of US Political Ad Buyers

Google to Verify Identity of US Political Ad Buyers

Google says it will do a better job of verifying the identity of political ad buyers in the U.S. by requiring a copy of a government-issued ID and other information. Google will also require the disclosure...

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 11:32 PM EDT

4 Concerns Wall Street Has for Tesla

4 Concerns Wall Street Has for Tesla

Elon Musk's track record for technological feats as chief of SpaceX has turned skeptics into believers in everything from his quest to open space travel to Mars to his desire to build a tunnel for high-speed...

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 04:50 PM EDT

Political World Braces for The Next Generation of Fake News

Political World Braces for The Next Generation of Fake News

Have you ever wanted to manipulate the facial expressions of political leaders or copy a politicians voice to make them say exactly what you want? thanks to new technology, now you can. The rapid advancement...

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 02:13 PM EDT

YouTuber Raises Money for Musk's Couch, Donates to Charity

YouTuber Raises Money for Musk's Couch, Donates to Charity

Lots of us heard Elon Musk say he was tired, overworked, and sleeping on the Tesla factory floor. Most of us probably giggled, or maybe said "just get those Model 3’s made" under our breath.

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 11:13 PM EDT

Satellites WALL-E and EVE Are Hitching a Ride to Mars

Satellites WALL-E and EVE Are Hitching a Ride to Mars

NASA's next Mars explorer, launching Saturday from the coast of California, is going to have company all the way to the red planet: a couple of puny yet groundbreaking sidekicks. Named after the characters...

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 03:18 AM EDT

Twitter Tells All Users to Change Passwords as Precaution

Twitter Tells All Users to Change Passwords as Precaution

Twitter on Thursday advised all users to change their passwords after the company discovered a bug that stored unmasked passwords. The social media company said that said the bug was fixed and that there was...

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