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If Amazon is really working on a robot for the home, it's going to take on a challenge that caused at least 3 startups to fail

If Amazon is really working on a robot for the home, it's going to take on a challenge that caused at least 3 startups to fail

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Amazon's next big push into the smart home technology space could be a personal robot, as reports from Bloomberg have indicated. Amazon's reported ambitions in the home robot...
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'Where are they now?' Here's what happened to Apple's famous leadership team that launched the first iPhone in 2007

'Where are they now?' Here's what happened to Apple's famous leadership team that launched the first iPhone in 2007

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The above photo captures Apple's leadership team from 2007; it was shot right after the company unveiled its first iPhone. Just over 10 years later, everyone in this photo...
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An Alien-Hunting Russian Tech Mogul May Help Solve a Space Mystery

2 hours ago   |   Wired

Russian billionaire Yuri Milner has invested a fortune to help SETI find the source of cosmic flashes that emit the energy of 500 million suns.
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Your Smart TV Is Getting Too Smart for Your Own Good

2 hours ago   |   Fortune

To the delight of binge-watchers everywhere, it's no longer prohibitively expensive to purchase a giant television. And those devices are also getting smarter, with features...
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Intensive Anti-H.I.V. Efforts Meet With Mixed Success in Africa

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

Scientists tested a costly approach to curbing the AIDS epidemic: Test everyone in the community, and treat anyone who is infected.
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‘Nova' gives ‘The Planets' star treatment

‘Nova' gives ‘The Planets' star treatment

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

How much do you really know about Mars? Or Neptune? Or Saturn? PBS' “Nova” arguably is the most appropriate television series to administer that quiz, and it does so with the...
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Why the ‘skilled labor shortage' is all about timing

Why the ‘skilled labor shortage' is all about timing

12 hours ago   |   New York Post

Dear John: The “skilled labor shortage” is BS. I just got a Master of Science degree in computer science with a focus on artificial intelligence, and every job I apply for has...
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'Our adrenaline was pumping': Apollo 11 recovery crew recalls playing a part in space history 50 years later

12 hours ago   |   ABC

Navy Veteran Tom Trudell from San Jose was among thousands who came to the historic USS Hornet in Alameda for the Apollo anniversary. It's the same Navy ship which picked up...
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Microsoft joins the XR Association, which promotes responsible AR/VR development

Microsoft joins the XR Association, which promotes responsible AR/VR development

12 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

The XR Association, or XRA, now counts Microsoft among its membership, joining founding members Google, Facebook, Sony, HTC Vive, and Samsung.
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8 Podcasts for the Tech Curious

15 hours ago   |   NY Times

Following the latest innovations in science and technology may seem daunting, but these podcasts can help.
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Justin Bieber Thanks Trump For A$AP Rocky Help, Then Lashes Him Over Kids In...

Justin Bieber Thanks Trump For A$AP Rocky Help, Then Lashes Him Over Kids In Cages

"While you're at it, could you also let those kids in cages out?" singer asks the president. Read more ...

Boy given lit firework on 10th birthday as cruel prank explodes in his hand

Boy given lit firework on 10th birthday as cruel prank explodes in his hand

A 10-year-old boy in California remains hospitalized after an adult neighbor reportedly threw a lit firework to him that exploded in his hand. Read more ...

Once-endangered American crocodiles thriving outside nuclear plant

Once-endangered American crocodiles thriving outside nuclear plant

American crocodiles, once headed toward extinction, are thriving at an unusual spot - the canals surrounding a South Florida nuclear plant. Read more ...

Aussie Titmus stuns Ledecky to win 400 free at worlds

Aussie Titmus stuns Ledecky to win 400 free at worlds

GWANGJU, South Korea - Ariarne Titmus rallied midway through the final lap to upset Katie Ledecky and win the 400-meter freestyle at the world swimming championships Sunday... Read more ...

Julio Jones to report to Falcons training camp without new deal, report says

Julio Jones to report to Falcons training camp without new deal, report says

Jones, who will earn $9.6 million in 2019, remains optimistic that Falcons owner Arthur Blank will get him the new contract he promised. Read more ...

Callout Collection: Who UFC San Antonio winners want next - and how likely...

Callout Collection: Who UFC San Antonio winners want next - and how likely they'll get them

Earning wins in the UFC is certainly no easy task, but what comes next is often even more important: the post-fight callout. So after Saturday's UFC on ESPN 4 event in San... Read more ...

UFC San Antonio: Controversial heavyweight Greg Hardy claims quickfire win

UFC San Antonio: Controversial heavyweight Greg Hardy claims quickfire win

Former NFL star turned MMA fighter Greg Hardy was expected to receive a tough test from fellow rising prospect Juan Adams at UFC Fight Night in San Antonio, but the bout... Read more ...

Jorge Masvidal unimpressed by Leon Edwards' UFC on ESPN 4 win: 'Don't call...

Jorge Masvidal unimpressed by Leon Edwards' UFC on ESPN 4 win: 'Don't call me out no more'

Jorge Masvidal is quite clearly not interested in a fight with Leon Edwards after UFC on ESPN 4. Following his impressive unanimous-decision win over former champ Rafael dos... Read more ...

Karen Guregian's top 10 most indispensable Patriots

Karen Guregian's top 10 most indispensable Patriots

With training camp set to start Thursday, here is this writer's list of the top 10 most indispensable Patriot players, not counting Tom Brady. The term “indispensable” implies... Read more ...

Pac-Man is back! Manny Pacquiao dethrones Keith Thurman to win world title...

Pac-Man is back! Manny Pacquiao dethrones Keith Thurman to win world title number NINE

Filipino boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao rolled back the years to hand WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman his first career loss and claim the ninth world title of his... Read more ...