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Astronaut Alan Bean dies at 86

Astronaut Alan Bean died Saturday. He was 86. Bean was a member of the Apollo 12 mission in 1969. He was the fourth man to...

Civil liberties groups slam Amazon for facial recognition technology

Civil liberties groups in the United States are up in arms demanding Amazon stop offering law enforcement and governments use of its facial recognition...

4 lawsuits filed against tech companies

On the first day of a new privacy rule in the European Union, four big tech companies were hit with billions of dollars in...

Swallowable sensor could make GI tests easy

This little ingestible sensor could be the way doctors in the future could see inside you. This is the IMBED, or Ingestible Micro-Bio-Electronic Device....

Lawsuit alleges Facebook gathered data via Texts, Photos, Microphone

Facebook has been accused of using its apps to gather information on users and their friends — even those not on the social network. A...

Amazon echo mistakenly shared conversation

A woman in Oregon broke up with her Amazon Echo devices after they recorded a private conversation and then sent it to someone on...

New Trump directive to loosen space regulations

In an ongoing effort to commercialize space, President Donald Trump signed orders to loosen regulations on commercial space companies like SpaceX. Traditionally, the Department...

NOAA issues 2018 hurricane season forecast

It looks like the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season could be another active one. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicts there's a 75 percent chance...

Facebook asks for some advertisers’ SSNs

Facebook users in the U.S. who want to buy certain ads will now have to provide the last four digits of their Social Security...

NOAA’s new weather satellite needs to chill out

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's newest weather satellite has no chill, and that's a problem. A cooling system onboard NOAA's GOES-17 satellite is malfunctioning...

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