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NTSB urges safety technologies be made standard

WASHINGTON (AP) – Federal accident investigators say the government should require auto manufacturers to include the latest collision prevention technologies as standard equipment on all new cars and trucks. The National Transportation Safety Board says […]

11/14/2012

Endeavour's L.A. flyover: Video from FA18

Hear the pilots and air traffic control talking during Endeavour’s extended aerial view tour of Southern California on September 21, 2012. Views include Malibu, Dodger Stadium, California Science Center, the Los Angeles Colosseum, downtown Los Angeles, […]

10/21/2012

Calif. prison first to block prisoner cell calls

  AVENAL, Calif. (AP) — California prison officials will start using new cellphone blocking technology at a Central Valley prison next week, the first step to rolling it out system-wide. Avenal State Prison, 60 miles […]

10/19/2012

Space Shuttle Endeavour comes to rest (audio)

After a final voyage that ran way overtime, the Space Shuttle Endeavour is at rest inside its retirement hanger at the California Science Center after it’s 12 mile – three-day crosstown journey. The move had […]

10/15/2012

Bieber publicist: Stolen laptop tweet not a hoax

SEATTLE (AP) – Was pop star Justin Bieber’s laptop actually stolen during a show in Washington state? Bieber tweeted to his nearly 29 million followers he and his tour manager were victimized during the show […]

10/12/2012

Timeline of major mission events during Curiosity's landing

  (NASA) – Curiosity’s EDL team release a timeline for mission milestones surrounding the landing of the Mars rover.

08/09/2012

No YouTube software in next version of iPhone / iPad

(AP) – For years, it has been one of the main fixtures on the screen of Apple’s iPhone and iPad. But soon, it will be no more. Apple says its next version of the operating […]

08/08/2012

NASA's mohawk guy (video)

A scientist at NASA JPL Laboratories is the newest Internet sensation, thanks in large part to his hair style. Watch the video: Follow Bobak Ferdowski @tweetsoutloud or @marscuriosity Related articles The Curiosity Landing Already Has […]

08/08/2012

Fake Facebook accounts

Facebook has revealed it has over 83 million fake users as part of the social network‘s first public quarterly earnings report. These fake accounts make up 8.7 percent of Facebooks 955 million monthly active users, […]

08/03/2012

NBC offers plenty of live Olympics online

By ANICK JESDANUN, AP Technology Writer Soccer and balance beam gymnastics on the desktop. Swimming and badminton on the laptop. Boxing on the iPhone. Gymnasts’ floor exercises on the iPad. Vault routines on an Android […]

07/31/2012

Fake Groupon discount emails carry malware

As reported by security blogger Graham Cluley on the Naked Security blog, cyber-criminals have spammed out malware, attached to emails claiming to be related to discounts for offers on Groupon. The emails have misspellings and […]

07/31/2012

Malware may knock thousands off Internet on Monday

(AP) – The warnings about the Internet problem have been splashed across Facebook and Google. Internet service providers have sent notices, and the FBI set up a special website. But tens of thousands of Americans […]

07/05/2012

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