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Technology & Science
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The FCC just stopped regulating equal access to the internet

The FCC meeting was evacuated "on advice of security," before the net neutrality repeal passed.

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:19:00 GMT
Inflammatory letter alleges Uber used shady tactics

The tactics allegedly included impersonating other people, illegally recording conversations and hacking into computers.

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 19:05:00 GMT
U.S. considers ending rule allowing spouses of H-1B visa holders to work

The federal government is considering the end of a rule granting employment authorization to certain holders of H-4 visas, granted to spouses of H-1B recipients

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:24:36 GMT
What's next for net neutrality, and when will we see change?

After the FCC voted to repeal laws that govern a free and open internet for all, when can we expect to see changes to our service and fee structure?

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 20:41:00 GMT
Electric car vending machines are coming soon

Chinese conglomerate plans to open dozens of the automated retail outlets in China next year.

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 20:03:26 GMT
Today we say goodbye to AOL Instant Messenger

AOL Instant Messenger, the program beloved by '90s kids and people who really didn't want to talk to their co-workers, retires today.

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:10:00 GMT
Can these water-gathering devices prevent 'pipeageddon?'

Automatic water generators and water harvesters are designed to suck drinking water from the air.

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:11:00 GMT
Net neutrality supporters vow a reboot after FCC pulls plug

State attorneys general said they would sue to overturn the FCC's vote to roll back "net neutrality" as advocates said the decision threatens the open internet.

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 01:47:00 GMT
Google helps NASA's Kepler telescope find eighth exoplanet around star

Machine learning pinpoints a sizzling-hot, rocky planet called Kepler-90i.

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 21:51:42 GMT
This flood-proof garage relies on reservoir to keep cars dry

Danish firm's innovative 'POP-UP' design also adds a bit of urban greenery.

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:15:40 GMT