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SpaceX getting ready for weather satellite launch

In addition to launching a weather station into space, the private space-exploration company will once again attempt to land the launch rocket on a barge.

By February 9, 2015

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​Uber vows to keep surge price promise in New York blizzard

The on-demand car service last year said it will cap fares during natural disasters. With a huge snowstorm hitting the East Coast, Uber has the chance to put its money where its mouth is.

By January 26, 2015

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Wireless carriers again brace for massive Northeast storm

As carriers prepare for Nemo, they're offering up tips for customers caught in the massive winter blizzard.

By February 8, 2013

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Google to test its Project Loon balloons over Australia

Can Google's high-orbit, high-tech balloons provide Internet access to remote areas? The company will conduct its latest Project Loon test above Australia.

By November 17, 2014

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Staples probes potential theft of customer credit card data

A pattern of payment card fraud suggests that data was stolen from cash registers in the Northeast US, security reporter Brian Krebs reports.

By October 20, 2014

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How to watch today's partial solar eclipse

Here's when and where to experience this rare cosmic event -- and how to do it safely.

By October 23, 2014

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Apple bars iPhone 6, 6 Plus wait time tool from App Store

A new app called MiQueue aimed to use crowdsourcing to let anyone see the wait times at all Apple stores for the new iPhones. But Apple said no go.

By September 17, 2014

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Diamonds? Nah. Burning Man wedding ring holds a piece of the moon

This wedding will be remembered for many things, but mostly because the new bride got a 3D-printed ring with an ultra-rare, honest-to-goodness lunar rock.

By September 6, 2014

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Time Warner Cable suffers massive outage nationwide

The cable giant's services went down in a number of areas across the US, but by midmorning Wednesday all seemed to be back to normal.

By August 27, 2014

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New species of pterosaur found in mass grave

A bed of ancient bones found in Brazil contains the skeletons of over 47 individuals of a new species of flying reptile.

By August 13, 2014