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Monday, Apr 3, 2017 at 09:52 PM CDT

Tesla Reports Record Deliveries of Vehicles in 1st Quarter

Tesla Reports Record Deliveries of Vehicles in 1st Quarter

Electric car maker Tesla Inc. says it delivered a record 25,000 vehicles in the first quarter, up 69 percent from the same period last year. Tesla said Sunday that it delivered about 13,450 Model S cars and...

Sunday, Apr 2, 2017 at 05:20 AM CDT

Dems Urge Trump to Veto Bill Blocking Online Privacy Rule

Dems Urge Trump to Veto Bill Blocking Online Privacy Rule

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is urging President Donald Trump to veto a resolution that would kill an online privacy regulation, a move that could allow internet providers to sell information about their...

Friday, Mar 31, 2017 at 04:27 PM CDT

Google Releases 'Ms. Pac-Maps'

Google Releases 'Ms. Pac-Maps'

As part of April Fools' Day, Google has released a special Ms. Pac-Man game you can play using Google Maps. The browser game works on computers and mobile devices. It will be available until April 4.

Thursday, Mar 30, 2017 at 08:20 PM CDT

Twitter Removes Username From 140-Character Count in Replies

Twitter Removes Username From 140-Character Count in Replies

Twitter has found more creative ways to ease its 140-character limit without officially raising it. Now, the company says that when you reply to someone — or to a group — usernames will no longer count...

Thursday, Mar 30, 2017 at 12:42 PM CDT

Imagining a Martian Menu, Scientists Are Serving Up Spuds

Imagining a Martian Menu, Scientists Are Serving Up Spuds

Could potatoes one day support human life on Mars? Scientists in Peru have used a simulator that mimics the harsh conditions on the Red Planet to successfully grow a small potato plant. It's an experiment...

Friday, Mar 31, 2017 at 09:23 AM CDT

Here's What Gets Left Behind in Uber Cabs Most Often

Here's What Gets Left Behind in Uber Cabs Most Often

The most forgetful American Uber users are found on either coast, the company said Wednesday, and they leave behind some weird things. Los Angeles and New York City are the two most forgetful cities in...

Thursday, Mar 30, 2017 at 07:25 PM CDT

SpaceX Successfully Launches Its First Recycled Rocket

SpaceX Successfully Launches Its First Recycled Rocket

SpaceX successfully launched its first recycled rocket Thursday, the biggest leap yet in its bid to drive down costs and speed up flights. The Falcon 9 blasted off from Florida's Kennedy Space Center, hoisting...

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 02:20 PM CDT

Samsung Unveils New Galaxy Smartphones

Samsung Unveils New Galaxy Smartphones

Samsung unveiled its latest smartphones, the Galaxy 8 and 8+, at an event in New York City on Wednesday.  This is Samsung's first major phone release since issues with battery fires forced the company to...

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 01:51 PM CDT

Windows Update Will Bring 3-D, Game Tools, Doodling

Windows Update Will Bring 3-D, Game Tools, Doodling

A major update to Microsoft's Windows 10 system will start reaching consumers and businesses on April 11, offering 3-D drawing tools, game-broadcasting capabilities and better ways to manage your web browsing....

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 02:34 PM CDT

Samsung's New Phone Aims to Dispel the Note 7 Debacle

Samsung's New Phone Aims to Dispel the Note 7 Debacle

Samsung seems to be playing it safe —at least with its battery — as it unveils its first major smartphone since the embarrassing recall of its fire-prone Note 7. The Galaxy S8 will come in two sizes, both bigger...

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