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INFLUENCE GAME: GM bill is self-driving and…

General Motors is trying to persuade state lawmakers to approve self-driving car rules that would benefit the automaker while potentially keeping its competitors off the road

New Apple headquarters to have theater named for…

Apple has announced that its new headquarters will open for employees in the spring and will include a theater named for its late co-founder, Steve Jobs

Alphabet suing Uber over patent theft

Alphabet filed a complaint alleging that the Uber-owned Otto stole trade secrets from its self-driving car company.

World's Biggest Twin-Engine Jetline Has An…

Boeing finalized designs for the 777-9X, which is expected to begin service in 2020.

Instagram model survives Dubai skyscraper photo…

Russian Instagram model Viktoria Odintcova wows millions of followers with death-defying photo shoot, dangling off ledge of 1,000-foot building. 22-year-old faces legal action back on the ground

Vote expected on hotly contested New Jersey…

New Jersey regulators are set to vote on whether a natural gas pipeline should run through the state's federally protected Pinelands region, which includes more than a million acres of farms, forests and wetlands

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Study: Technology trouble dents car and truck…

Technology glitches including Bluetooth phone pairing and misunderstood voice commands put a dent in car and truck reliability scores in a major survey of automobile owners

Yahoo salvages Verizon deal with $350 million…

The two biggest security breaches in internet history will cost Yahoo at least $350 million

The 'Farsighted' view of Trappist-1 and its Earth…

The latest Farsighted show takes a look at the science and science fiction potential of the planet-rich star system that NASA and others think may be one of the best places to look for life.

Google-bred company accuses Uber of self-driving…

A self-driving car company founded by Google is accusing a former top engineer of stealing pivotal technology that is propelling Uber's effort to assemble a fleet of automated vehicles for its popular ride-hailing service

Italy cabbies clash with riot police during…

Thousands of taxi drivers protesting legislation they say will favor Uber clashed with riot police Tuesday, intensifying a weeklong cab strike that has crippled transport in Rome, Milan and Turin

NASA aims to measure vital snow data from…

Airplanes are scanning the Colorado high country with an array of sensors as scientists search for better ways to measure how much water is locked up in the world's mountain snows

Nighthawk X10 router

CNET editor Dong Ngo explains the meaning of overkill, and possibly overpriced as well, using the souped up Netgear Nighthawk X10 AD7200 Smart WiFi Router.

Amazon resists request for Echo info in Arkansas slaying

Amazon says Arkansas prosecutors looking to obtain potential recordings from a slaying suspect's Amazon Echo smart speaker haven't established that their investigation is more important than a customer's privacy rights

Inside Imax's first virtual reality arcade

These pods could be coming to a theater near you.

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High court ruling limits international reach of patent laws

The Supreme Court has sided with California-based Life Technologies Corp. in a patent infringement case that limits the international reach of U.S. patent laws

Fitbit picked up Pebble for just $23 million

Initial reports estimated that Fitbit paid upward of $40 million to acquire Pebble's technologies. That figure was way off.

Historic Manhattan cathedral activates eco-friendly power

The historic St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan has activated a geothermal plant _ part of a series of environmentally friendly upgrades

Let's unbox the Nintendo Switch and some of its…

Out March 3 for $299, the Nintendo Switch is the company's brand new hybrid console. Here's what's in the box.

Nigerians starved of electricity access turn to solar

Nigerians starved of electricity access turn to solar as US-backed project launches nationwide

Verizon to go 5G this year, Instagram introduces…

Today's major tech stories include Verizon's 5G test rollout, Instagram's introduction of slideshows and Disney's wireless charging technology.

The Best Mobile Games of 2017 (So Far)

Counting down in no particular order the best mobile games so far in 2017

Newly Discovered Star System Has Three…

All seven planets in the Trappist-1 system are Earth-sized. On top of that, three are in the habitable zone, so there's a chance they could harbor life.

Neato D5 Uses App Smarts to Keep your Floors Clean

Neato's new Botvac D5 Connected robot vacuum has plenty to like for a decent price such as mobile app control, a side brush, and a high-performance battery.

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Apple's 'Spaceship' Campus Apple Park Lands in…

The futuristic campus will have a giant ring-shaped building covered in glass and a theater named after former CEO Steve Jobs.

These Robots Are Coming for your Children

Playtime is being invaded by a new generation of toy robots, such as the life-like Luvabella baby doll. We find some new mechanical friends at the 2017 New York Toy Fair.

NASA announces exciting new star system

Trappist-1 has seven Earth-like planets in its system, and three of them are in the habitable zone, meaning they could harbor life as we know it.