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Friday, Jul 15, 2016 at 04:04 AM CDT

Nintendo Plans Retro 'Mario,' 'Zelda' Console

Nintendo Plans Retro 'Mario,' 'Zelda' Console

Nintendo said Thursday it will release the "NES Classic Edition" on Nov. 11, a $59.99 system that comes loaded with 30 classic Nintendo games.

Wednesday, Jul 13, 2016 at 03:01 PM CDT

Security Robot Injures Boy at Calif. Shopping Center

Security Robot Injures Boy at Calif. Shopping Center

A 16-month-old boy is recovering after a security robot apparently ran over his foot at the Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto, California. The boy's mother, Tiffany Teng, said her son, Harwin Cheng,...

Friday, Jul 15, 2016 at 12:05 PM CDT

What You Need to Know About Pokemon Go

What You Need to Know About Pokemon Go

Pokémon have invaded once again, and they're everywhere. Since the Pokémon Go app launched on iOS and Android six days ago people have been catching the creatures anywhere from the Empire State Building to...

Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016 at 12:51 PM CDT

Checkout Issues Reported on Amazon Prime Day

Checkout Issues Reported on Amazon Prime Day

Amazon's second-annual summer shopping event, Prime Day, kicked off Tuesday, featuring more than 100,000 deals worldwide. Amazon said it will be launching new deals as often as every five minutes over...

Monday, Jul 11, 2016 at 05:57 AM CDT

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Working on 'Top Secret Masterplan'

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Working on 'Top Secret Masterplan'

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk, under pressure after a fatal crash involving one of his electric cars, went on Twitter Sunday to say he's working on another "Top Secret Tesla Masterplan." He said he hoped to publish...

Monday, Jul 11, 2016 at 04:10 PM CDT

'Pokemon Go' Can Lead to Real-Life Pains

'Pokemon Go' Can Lead to Real-Life Pains

Beware: "Pokemon Go," a new smartphone game based on cute Nintendo characters like Squirtle and Pikachu, can be harmful to your health.

Friday, Jul 8, 2016 at 07:19 AM CDT

NASA to Deploy Flying Laboratory in Greenhouse Gas Study

NASA to Deploy Flying Laboratory in Greenhouse Gas Study

When it comes to research, NASA's DC-8 jetliner is the only way to fly. The plane resembles a typical commercial airliner from the outside, except for the giant NASA logo on its tail.

Tuesday, Jul 5, 2016 at 12:55 PM CDT

Crooks Fleece "Computers for Learning" Program

Crooks Fleece "Computers for Learning" Program

The "Computers for Learning" program takes unused, excess computers from government buildings and sends them, free of charge, to public schools and non-profits nationwide. But as NBC Washington reporter...

Tuesday, Jul 5, 2016 at 02:08 PM CDT

Apple Urges Organ Donation Via New iPhone Software

Apple Urges Organ Donation Via New iPhone Software

CEO Tim Cook says he hopes the new software, set for limited release this month, will help ease a critical and longstanding donor shortage. He said the problem hit home when his friend and former boss,...

Tuesday, Jul 5, 2016 at 09:57 AM CDT

Dating Site Faces Probe Over Use of 'Fembots'

Dating Site Faces Probe Over Use of 'Fembots'

The parent company of infidelity dating site Ashley Madison, hit by a devastating hack last year, is now the target of a U.S. Federal Trade Commission investigation, the new executives seeking to revive...

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