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Published: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 03:27:43 +0000

 



Space Council works to speed up launch approvals

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 20:23:13 +0000

The National Space Council is working to boost private sector space activity by streamlining regulations



Twitter responds to claims of lost followers, lockouts

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 21:55:38 +0000

Twitter said its tools are "apolitical" and that it enforces its rules "without political bias"



Too many selfies? You may have "selfitis"

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 22:04:29 +0000

The selfie trend is nothing new, but some psychologists worry people are taking it too far



How to watch the SpaceX Falcon 9 launch

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:18:22 +0000

The Falcon 9 rocket launch from a California air base could create a spectacular aerial display



Facebook's younger users are abandoning ship

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:03:27 +0000

As many switch to its Instagram site, it's also facing tougher competition from Snapchat and resurgent Twitter



First-ever video shows hatching of mysterious sea creature

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:31:23 +0000

The deep sea creature lives on the bottom of the ocean floor



Facebook exec apologizes for tweets about special counsel's Russia probe

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:01:22 +0000

The company's VP of advertisements said his tweets conveyed his views "poorly"



Amazon customer service scam targets your financial data

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:16:24 +0000

Fraudsters are using fake Amazon customer support numbers to steal consumers' bank and credit card info



Inside the "troll factory" at the center of Russia's election meddling

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:14:33 +0000

One internet activist went undercover writing fake news for the group accused of running a disinformation campaign targeting U.S. voters



"Cunning" dark web pedophile gets 32-year prison sentence

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 17:41:32 +0000

Judge in London calls Cambridge grad Matthew Falder "cruel" for blackmailing dozes of victims, distributing images online



How much do social media platforms deserve blame in election meddling?

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 00:14:17 +0000

The special counsel's indictment in the election meddling probe shows how easily Russians allegedly manipulated social media platforms. The document mentions Facebook 35 times in 37 pages. Twitter is brought up nine times and YouTube once. Wired editor-and-chief and CBS News contributor Nicholas Thompson joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the difficult question of who deserves the blame and bears responsibility.



The surprising source of much U.S. air pollution

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:13:33 +0000

Certain everyday household products emit nearly as many harmful compounds as motor vehicles, study finds



Indictment underscores how social media firms got played by Russian agents

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 12:35:31 +0000

It's not clear if companies have taken sufficient action to prevent something similar from happening again



After Russian indictments, Facebook says it has "more to do"

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 22:36:08 +0000

Vowing to tighten security, social media giant said Russia's interference in election "violates all of our values"



Russian Twitter bots seize on gun hashtags after Fla. school shooting

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 22:07:39 +0000

Propaganda-tracking sites report uptick in shooting-related terms following deadly spree in Florida



Amid killings, Borneo's endangered orangutans disappearing fast

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:26:25 +0000

Borneo's unique species of great ape is already critically endangered, and deadly encounters with humans are on the up



Spacewalkers reposition robot arm fittings

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 18:18:25 +0000

Two astronauts floated outside the space station to relocate two robot arm fittings that were removed earlier



As California drought returns, water use climbs in enclaves

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 20:36:54 +0000

U.S. drought monitors recently declared parts of Southern California back in severe drought



U.S., U.K. blame Russian military for "destructive" cyberattack

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 21:22:03 +0000

U.K. accused Moscow of "weaponizing information" in a new kind of warfare, and the White House called it "the most destructive and costly" in history



Apple addresses HomePod ring stains

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 13:30:26 +0000

Apple acknowledges its new HomePod speaker leaves a white ring on wooden surfaces. Consumers who bought the $350 speaker tweeted photos of the white rings.