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Monday, Aug 1, 2016 at 01:08 PM CDT

Uber's Chinese Rival Acquiring Company's China Operations

Uber's Chinese Rival Acquiring Company's China Operations

Uber Technology Ltd. and its main Chinese competitor are combining their ride-hailing operations in China, ending a costly battle to attract riders.

Sunday, Jul 31, 2016 at 08:55 AM CDT

Russia's Bid to Win New Space Race Isn't Going to Plan

Russia's Bid to Win New Space Race Isn't Going to Plan

Russia is building a spaceport designed to reinstate it at the forefront of cosmic travel and evoke its 1950s Soviet heyday when Moscow put the first human in orbit. But five years after construction...

Saturday, Jul 30, 2016 at 12:38 PM CDT

Sex Predators Could Lure Victims With 'Pokemon Go': NY Lawmaker

Sex Predators Could Lure Victims With 'Pokemon Go': NY Lawmaker

A state lawmaker in New York says the wildly popular smartphone game "Pokemon Go" could inadvertently give sexual predators easy access to new prey. To ensure that doesn't happen, the state should prohibit...

Saturday, Jul 30, 2016 at 07:11 AM CDT

Internet's Favorite Dogs Meet for Facebook Power Lunch

Internet's Favorite Dogs Meet for Facebook Power Lunch

Two social media powerhouses joined together for a business lunch at Facebook's Menlo Park headquarters on Thursday, no doubt striking a few business deals, comparing notes on the best brands of dog food,...

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 10:49 AM CDT

New Mobile Unit Saves Lives of Stroke Patients

New Mobile Unit Saves Lives of Stroke Patients

A new mobile stroke unit in ambulances in Colorado is saving stroke patients' lives, allowing them to get treatment before arriving at the hospital.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 09:44 AM CDT

'Parkémon' Initiative in Texas Piggybacks on 'Pokémon Go'

'Parkémon' Initiative in Texas Piggybacks on 'Pokémon Go'

The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department is taking advantage the hype around "Pokémon Go" in a unique way.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 06:54 AM CDT

Facebook Is Pushing More People to an App They Didn't Choose

Facebook Is Pushing More People to an App They Didn't Choose

Facebook is once again getting pushy about how people message one another. Two years ago, the social-media giant forced its users to adopt its Messenger app for direct communication, a change it enforced...

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 09:32 PM CDT

Facebook Beats Analyst Expectations in Second Quarter

Facebook Beats Analyst Expectations in Second Quarter

Facebook beat Wall Street expectations, posting stronger earnings for the second-quarter, NBC News reported. The company reported $6.44 billion in revenue, according to a release posted after the end of...

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 07:21 PM CDT

Apple Celebrates Sale of 1 Billionth iPhone

Apple Celebrates Sale of 1 Billionth iPhone

Apple recently sold its billionth iPhone, the Cupertino, California--based company announced in a blog post Wednesday.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 05:45 AM CDT

Washington Scientist Launches Effort to Digitize All Fish

Washington Scientist Launches Effort to Digitize All Fish

University of Washington biology professor Adam Summers no longer has to coax hospital staff to use their CT scanners so he can visualize the inner structures of stingrays and other fish. Last fall, he...

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