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Teens who friend their parents online feel closer to them in real life, study says

A Brigham Young study of nearly 500 families also finds that those students who engage with their parents online are more generous and kind to others.

By Jul. 15, 2013

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Eich resignation as Mozilla CEO as messy as his appointment

Brendan Eich stepping down as CEO solves Mozilla's immediate publicity problem, but many are torn about consequences of losing him as a leader and free-speech implications.

By Apr. 3, 2014

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Can smart guns slash gun violence? Silicon Valley says yes

Star investor Ron Conway is among those behind a series of $1 million challenges aimed at using technology to improve gun safety. The key? Find ways to make sure only guns' owners are able to fire them.

By Jan. 28, 2014

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Yitang Zhang: A prime-number proof and a world of persistence

An exciting breakthrough by an academic little known before last year is firing up mathematicians. Now even playwrights are getting in on the act.

By Feb. 12, 2014

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Google's Sergey Brin: You'll ride in robot cars within 5 years

Ordinary folks will have access to self-driving cars in the next few years, the Google cofounder said at a California bill signing today.

By Sep. 25, 2012

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California's autonomous car bill inches closer to reality

Autonomous car legislation SB 1298 passed the Senate Transportation Committee and is headed to the Senate Rules committee.

By Apr. 11, 2012

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Some of our favorite Nintendo 2DS jabs so far

Oh, snap! And we're not just talking about the lack of a hinge here. Word of Nintendo's new budget-friendly non-foldable handheld gaming device gets the jokes flowing.

By Aug. 28, 2013

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California jumps on driverless car bandwagon

Playing catch up to Nevada, California will introduce a bill that creates the framework for integrating autonomous cars on state roads.

By Mar. 1, 2012

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Google says California legislators could drive away robotic cars

A Google rep tells an Assembly committee that if California passes a bill that removes the ability to have driverless cars eventually, the state is telling technology providers to take autonomous cars elsewhere.

By Jun. 25, 2012

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Activists want stronger privacy protections for driverless cars

Consumer Watchdog says Google is going to go willy-nilly with data collection for autonomous vehicles, and the California bill shouldn't get the green light without more restrictions.

By Jun. 25, 2012