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SpaceX postpones Starlink satellite launch again, for 'about a week'

SpaceX postpones Starlink satellite launch again, for 'about a week'

 

A Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket, with a payload of 60 satellites for SpaceX's Starlink broadband network, is seen on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. (AP Photo/John Raoux)


May 17, 2019 - 03:47 GMT
FCC Proposal Would Allow Phone Companies to Block Robocalls

FCC Proposal Would Allow Phone Companies to Block Robocalls

 

A call log displayed via an AT&T app on a cellphone in Orlando, Fla.


May 15, 2019 - 20:11 GMT
Facebook changes livestream rules after New Zealand shooting

Facebook changes livestream rules after New Zealand shooting

 

Audience members record and livestream on their smartphones at a concert in Sao Paulo, Brazil.


May 15, 2019 - 07:43 GMT
U.S. SUPREME COURT RULES AGAINST APPLE IN APP STORE ANTITRUST DISPUTE

U.S. SUPREME COURT RULES AGAINST APPLE IN APP STORE ANTITRUST DISPUTE

 

FILE - This March 19, 2018, file photo shows Apple's App Store app in Baltimore. Apple is at the Supreme Court to defend the way it sells apps for iPhones against claims by consumers that the company has unfairly monopolized the market. The justices are hearing arguments Monday, Nov. 26, in Apples effort to end an antitrust lawsuit that could force the iPhone maker to cut the 30 percent commission it charges software developers whose apps are sold exclusively through Apples App Store. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)


May 13, 2019 - 14:29 GMT
Just add water: Salt battery could help renewable energy use

Just add water: Salt battery could help renewable energy use

 

A chimney billows out steam at Berlin's Reuter West thermal power station on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. The energy company, together with a Swedish start-up, is testing the use of salt to store heat, which accounts for more than half the power consumed in Germany. (AP Photos/Frank Jordans)


May 13, 2019 - 06:05 GMT
Apollo rocks showed how the moon was made, and now theyre about to solve more mysteries

Apollo rocks showed how the moon was made, and now theyre about to solve more mysteries

 

Ryan Zeigler, an Apollo curator, closes the vault door to the lunar rock storage area at the Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center.


May 13, 2019 - 04:23 GMT
They call it a 'bat apocalypse.' The fungus causing it is spreading across Texas

They call it a 'bat apocalypse.' The fungus causing it is spreading across Texas

 

This is a close-up of a bat with fungus, New York, October 2008.


May 11, 2019 - 20:17 GMT
Facebook responds to co-founder in NYT op-ed: Break-up won't solve problems

Facebook responds to co-founder in NYT op-ed: Break-up won't solve problems

 

Facebook responded to an op-ed written by Chris Hughes, who co-founded Facebook with Mark Zuckerberg. 


May 11, 2019 - 19:48 GMT
A hacking ring stole millions by hijacking SIM cards, feds say

A hacking ring stole millions by hijacking SIM cards, feds say

 

A man installs a SIM card in a cell phone.


May 11, 2019 - 18:52 GMT
Facebook co-founder says Zuckerberg 'not accountable,' calls for government break up

Facebook co-founder says Zuckerberg 'not accountable,' calls for government break up

 

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Testifies At Joint Senate Commerce/Judiciary Hearing


May 09, 2019 - 13:33 GMT
US regulators under scrutiny as they look to punish Facebook

US regulators under scrutiny as they look to punish Facebook

 

FILE - This Jan. 28, 2015, file photo, shows the Federal Trade Commission building in Washington. Federal privacy regulators are under scrutiny in Congress as they negotiate a record fine with Facebook to punish the company for alleged violations of its users' privacy. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)


May 08, 2019 - 13:53 GMT
Over 20,000 known asteroids now cruise the cosmos near Earth

Over 20,000 known asteroids now cruise the cosmos near Earth

 

<p>This guy has over 20,000 friends that we know of.</p>


May 07, 2019 - 19:10 GMT
'One million species threatened with extinction because of humans' warns UN report

'One million species threatened with extinction because of humans' warns UN report

 

An Indian rhinoceros, also called the greater one-horned rhinoceros, walks through a wildfire in a field at Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary in Morigaon district, some 45 kms from Guwahati in the Assam state on March 3, 2019. - World Wildlife Day is observed on March 3, the signature day of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), to raise awareness of the world's wild animals and plants. (Photo by Biju BORO / AFP) (Photo credit should read BIJU BORO/AFP/Getty Images)


May 06, 2019 - 11:43 GMT
Scientists find cocaine in UK shrimp

Scientists find cocaine in UK shrimp

 

Scientists found a variety of chemicals, including illicit drugs and pesticides, in UK river wildlife.


May 02, 2019 - 10:56 GMT
These squishy robots are designed to survive falls, save lives

These squishy robots are designed to survive falls, save lives

 

Image: Squishy robotics


May 02, 2019 - 09:33 GMT
Facebook collected 1.5 million users' email contacts without their knowledge

Facebook collected 1.5 million users' email contacts without their knowledge

 

Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg gestures and delivers his speech during the VivaTech (Viva Technology) trade fair in Paris, on May 24, 2018. Photo By ELIOT BLONDET/Abaca/Sipa USA(Sipa via AP Images)


April 18, 2019 - 07:21 GMT
Researchers discover ancient giant 'lion' in Kenya

Researchers discover ancient giant 'lion' in Kenya

 

A Simbakubwa kutokaafrika, a gigantic mammalian carnivore that lived 22 million years ago in Africa and was larger than a polar bear


April 18, 2019 - 05:56 GMT
NASA astronaut to set record for longest spaceflight by a woman

NASA astronaut to set record for longest spaceflight by a woman

 

NASA astronaut Christina Koch's mission on the International Space Station is to be extended to 11 months, which would set a record for a woman in space


April 17, 2019 - 19:03 GMT
3-year-old disables dad's iPad for 25 million minutes, or nearly half a century

3-year-old disables dad's iPad for 25 million minutes, or nearly half a century

 

A screengrab of Evan Osnos iPad, which has evidently been disabled for nearly 50 years.


April 09, 2019 - 13:07 GMT
Iron volcanoes may have erupted on metal asteroids, study says

Iron volcanoes may have erupted on metal asteroids, study says

 

As a metallic asteroid such as Psyche cooled and solidified, iron volcanoes may have erupted onto its surface.


April 09, 2019 - 08:53 GMT
Poll: Americans give social media a clear thumbs-down

Poll: Americans give social media a clear thumbs-down

 

Americans give social media a clear thumbs-down


April 05, 2019 - 11:16 GMT
Japan just shot a copper cannonball at an asteroid

Japan just shot a copper cannonball at an asteroid

 

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April 05, 2019 - 06:43 GMT
Will Smith, Childish Gambino and Chance the Rapper Among 2019 Webby Award Nominees

Will Smith, Childish Gambino and Chance the Rapper Among 2019 Webby Award Nominees

 

Will Smith, Childish Gambino, Chance The Rapper


April 02, 2019 - 15:12 GMT
Facebook's Zuckerberg Calls for Global Internet Regulations

Facebook's Zuckerberg Calls for Global Internet Regulations

 

Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive officer and founder of Facebook Inc., listens during the Viva Technology conference in Paris, France, on Thursday, May 24, 2018. Viva Tech, a three-year-old event for startups, gathers global technology leaders and entrepreneurs as the French establishment unites behind a push for more tech investment in Paris.


March 30, 2019 - 22:33 GMT
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