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Thursday, Sep 8, 2016 at 08:24 AM CDT

NASA Ready to Launch Asteroid Mission

NASA Ready to Launch Asteroid Mission

The first U.S. mission to sample an asteroid will launch Thursday. NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft will collect surface material from the near-Earth asteroid, called Bennu.

Thursday, Sep 8, 2016 at 01:36 AM CDT

Live Blog: Apple Event in SF

Live Blog: Apple Event in SF

Today's the day. What will it be? iPhone7? New Apple watch? No more headphone jack? Apple is hosting reporters and analysts at the Bill Graham Auditorium in San Francisco Wednesday for a product launch...

Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016 at 12:43 PM CDT

Tim Cook Kicks Off Apple Event With 'Carpool Karaoke'

Tim Cook Kicks Off Apple Event With 'Carpool Karaoke'

Tim Cook kicked off Apple's product event Wednesday with some "Carpool Karaoke." The Apple CEO joined James Corden in a recorded video to belt out a New Republic song. Later Pharrell Williams joined the pair...

Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016 at 06:22 PM CDT

New iPhone Has No Headphone Jack, Is Water Resistant

New iPhone Has No Headphone Jack, Is Water Resistant

Apple's latest iPhone may be more notable for what's missing from previous models than what's being added. The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus unveiled Wednesday won't have an analog headphone jack — a longtime staple in...

Tuesday, Sep 6, 2016 at 04:30 PM CDT

Can Apple Make Listening Easy Without Headphone Jacks?

Can Apple Make Listening Easy Without Headphone Jacks?

When Apple shows off its latest iPhone on Wednesday, it will answer a question it hasn't had to address in years: "What's it putting in the box?" (Besides the iPhone itself, that is.) The iPhone has traditiona...

Friday, Sep 2, 2016 at 05:24 PM CDT

NASA Spacecraft Beams Back Close-Up Views of Jupiter's Poles

NASA Spacecraft Beams Back Close-Up Views of Jupiter's Poles

A NASA spacecraft has captured the best views of Jupiter yet, revealing turbulent storms in the north pole. Jupiter's northern polar region is stormier than expected and appears bluer than the rest of the...

Friday, Sep 2, 2016 at 03:57 PM CDT

Facebook Satellites Part of Plan for Internet in Space

Facebook Satellites Part of Plan for Internet in Space

On Thursday, a SpaceX rocket, along with a satellite leased in part by Facebook, were destroyed in a launch pad explosion at Cape Canaveral. The explosion, in which no people were harmed, occurred during...

Friday, Sep 2, 2016 at 09:08 AM CDT

People Cope Without Tech at Digital Detox Camp

People Cope Without Tech at Digital Detox Camp

Our daily connection with digital devices can be obsessive for many, and even addicting for others. "Sixty-six percent of us suffer from nomophobia, which is a fear of losing your phone or not having access to...

Friday, Sep 2, 2016 at 05:45 AM CDT

Samsung Stops Galaxy Note 7 Sales After Battery Explosions

Samsung Stops Galaxy Note 7 Sales After Battery Explosions

Samsung says it is suspending sales of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone after finding batteries of some of the gadgets exploded while they were charging. Koh Dong-jin, president of Samsung's mobile business said...

Thursday, Sep 1, 2016 at 07:33 AM CDT

US Tax Law Allows for Retaliation in EU Apple Case

US Tax Law Allows for Retaliation in EU Apple Case

U.S. tax laws giveUS the Obama administration power to double tax rates for European companies doing business in America should it choose to dramatically escalate a dispute with the European Union over Apple's...

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