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Facebook: We know we're bad for your mental health, here's how to fix it

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 23:14:59 +0000

The blogpost says they have employed social psychologists, social scientists and sociologists to come up with possible solutions that are not quitting Facebook

What created these giant cubes in Antarctic ice?

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:30:32 +0000

Antarctica isn't just a land of ice — sometimes, in some places, it appears to be a land of giant ice cube

California issues guidelines on cellphone radiation

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:50:39 +0000

State health officials aren't saying that cellphones pose health risks, but "the science is evolving"

Why consumers need to step up their cybersecurity

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:50:22 +0000

Greg Clark, CEO of cybersecurity giant Symantec, explains why people need to start taking responsibility for their own "digital safety"

SpaceX lifts off from launch pad rebuilt after explosion

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 05:05:41 +0000

SpaceX returns to a rebuilt launch pad for a flight to the International Space Station

With the FCC's repeal of net neutrality, here's what to expect

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:59:15 +0000

The federal government is rolling back internet protections, prompting questions about the consumer impact

Symantec CEO says cyberextortions, ransoms are "here to stay"

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:07:10 +0000

The U.S. has seen a number of massive cyberattacks in 2017, and a recent report says cybercrime is now costing the world trillions of dollars every year. Cybersecurity giant Symantec CEO Greg Clark joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss how to protect yourself from the threats.

New TSA camera scanner aims to spot concealed explosives

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:14:47 +0000

New technology is being tested to thwart attacks like the botched terror attempt in a New York City pedestrian tunnel

NASA uncovers another planet with help of artificial intelligence

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:40:16 +0000

NASA is celebrating after groundbreaking artificial intelligence helped discover a new planet. NASA researchers used advanced machine learning technology from Google to help find the planet thousands of light-years away. Michelle Miller reports.

Can Disney transform Hulu into Netflix-killer?

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:12:55 +0000

Key to the $52B marriage of Disney and 21st Century Fox may be streaming service Hulu: "Netflix has to be concerned"

Sighting of possible twin solar system has astronomers excited

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:10:10 +0000

Our solar system may have a twin: a sun, with at least eight planets orbiting, just like ours. This new discovery was made by a Google artificial intelligence program that was trained to recognize subtle clues from NASA's space telescope that eluded human astronomers.

FCC rolls back net neutrality rules

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:29:14 +0000

The Federal Communications Commission today voted to roll back Obama-era regulations on internet service companies. The commission scrapped what's known as net neutrality, which required providers to treat content on the internet equally. Bianna Golodryga reports.

Two new planets found orbiting distant suns

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:48:20 +0000

Advanced analysis of data from NASA's planet-hunting Kepler spacecraft leads to discovery of two new worlds

How did global warming affect Hurricane Harvey?

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 18:08:29 +0000

Researchers also believe climate change goosed aspects of hurricanes Irma and Maria

Are smart home assistants listening more than you realize?

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:19:29 +0000

A consumer watchdog organization reveals what patent filings for both companies show

Are smart home assistants listening more than you realize?

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:42:31 +0000

Digital assistants by Amazon and Google are listening – possibly even when you think they aren't. A consumer watchdog organization studied patent filings for both companies and found Alexa and her high-tech counterpart Google Home could start recording more information than you realize. Jamie Yuccas reports.

3 space station fliers back on Earth; 3 others going up in days

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:17:08 +0000

A Russian Soyuz spacecraft brought them to touchdown in frigid Kazakhstan; replacements slated to lift off in days

3 reasons to doubt bitcoin's spectacular rise

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 02:16:48 +0000

Cryptocurrencies have captured the imagination of the investing public, but hard questions remain unanswered

T-Mobile to launch pay-TV service in 2018

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 19:12:54 +0000

CEO John Legere says opportunity is ripe for cellphone giant to disrupt what he calls the "most hated" industry

Sir James Dyson on innovation: "A lot of things don't work very well"

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 18:03:49 +0000

Dyson is known for its unique reinventions of common household products like the first bagless vacuum cleaner and bladeless fans