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1,800-ft. Wide Asteroid Buzzing by Earth
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1,800-ft. Wide Asteroid Buzzing by Earth

An asteroid up to 1,800 feet across is headed Earth's way. But don't worry: It will miss us by 745,000 miles, about three times the distance between Earth and the moon. Read »

2 hours ago
Sheriffs Want Popular Police-Tracking App

Sheriffs Want Popular Police-Tracking App "Waze" Disabled

Sheriffs are campaigning to pressure Google Inc. to turn off a feature on its Waze traffic software that warns driv... Read »

6 hours ago
San Jose-Based eBay Plans to Cut 2,400 Jobs

San Jose-Based eBay Plans to Cut 2,400 Jobs

EBay plans to cut 2,400 jobs, or 7 percent of its staff, in the first quarter to simplify its structure and boost... Read »

Jan 22, 2015
Google Planning to Sell Wireless Phone Service

Google Planning to Sell Wireless Phone Service

Google is planning to sell wireless phone service directly to consumers using the networks of Sprint and T-Mobile... Read »

Jan 22, 2015
Microsoft Shows Off Windows 10 &

Microsoft Shows Off Windows 10 & "HoloLens"

Microsoft will use an event Wednesday to offer a wider glimpse of the next version of Windows. Read »

Jan 22, 2015
SpaceX Release Video of Failed Landing Attempt

SpaceX Release Video of Failed Landing Attempt

SpaceX has released dramatic footage of its booster rocket trying to land on a floating barge in the Atlantic after... Read »

Jan 16, 2015
NY Post Says Some of Its Twitter Accounts Hacked

NY Post Says Some of Its Twitter Accounts Hacked

A New York Post spokeswoman said some of the newspaper's Twitter accounts were briefly hacked Friday. The Twitter... Read »

Jan 16, 2015
Federal Agent Says He Secretly Infiltrated Silk Road

Federal Agent Says He Secretly Infiltrated Silk Road

A federal agent told jurors on Wednesday he covertly became an employee of the website Silk Road, chatting with its... Read »

Jan 14, 2015
Apple Promotes MLK Day Volunteerism, But Says No to Paid Holiday

Apple Promotes MLK Day Volunteerism, But Says No to Paid Holiday

Apple is defending its policy on Martin Luther King Day, which will be observed nationally on Monday Jan. 19, after... Read »

Jan 14, 2015
Apple Granted Patent for Gesture-Tracking Tech

Apple Granted Patent for Gesture-Tracking Tech

The technology company was granted a patent Tuesday for technology that enables devices to read physical gestures... Read »

Jan 13, 2015
Facebook to Post Amber Alerts to Help Find Missing Kids

Facebook to Post Amber Alerts to Help Find Missing Kids

Facebook users in the U.S. will soon receive Amber Alerts to help find missing children who may be located near... Read »

Jan 13, 2015
Accused Silk Road Creator Heads to Trial

Accused Silk Road Creator Heads to Trial

Jury selection is set to begin Tuesday in Manhattan federal court in the case of Ross Ulbricht, 30, who authorities... Read »

Jan 12, 2015
NBC 6's Morales Talks Weather & Climate at Summit

NBC 6's Morales Talks Weather & Climate at Summit

NBC Chief Meteorologist John Morales traded in the warm sunshine of South Florida for the chill of snowy Breckenrid... Read »

Jan 12, 2015
SpaceX Prepared for Early Morning Launch

SpaceX Prepared for Early Morning Launch

SpaceX is taking another crack at delivering supplies to the International Space Station and landing the rocket... Read »

Jan 9, 2015
CEO: Call to Google Got “The Interview” Out

CEO: Call to Google Got “The Interview” Out

The network was crippled. Days before Thanksgiving, Sony Pictures employees had logged onto computers that flashed a... Read »

Jan 12, 2015
SpaceX Set for Next Launch Attempt on Saturday

SpaceX Set for Next Launch Attempt on Saturday

SpaceX will try again Saturday to launch a load of groceries and other supplies to the International Space Station. Read »

Jan 7, 2015
Sony Set to Release New High Quality Sound Walkman

Sony Set to Release New High Quality Sound Walkman

Is the Walkman back? Sony has unveiled a new Walkman that it says will deliver a "pure sound quality for a more... Read »

Jan 7, 2015
All About That Bass: Music at CES

All About That Bass: Music at CES

Amazing sound, and the price is dropping. Watch »

Jan 6, 2015
Mission Aborted: SpaceX Calls Off Launch to Space Station

Mission Aborted: SpaceX Calls Off Launch to Space Station

SpaceX called off its planned flight to the International Space Station on Tuesday because of rocket trouble. The... Read »

Jan 6, 2015
Smart Gadgets Take Center Stage at CES

Smart Gadgets Take Center Stage at CES

Imagine a world in which your garage door opens automatically as you pull into the driveway. The living room lights... Read »

Jan 5, 2015

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