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Tech firms call on lawmakers to invest in STEM ed, reform immigration

Representatives from Microsoft, Facebook, and Amazon tell Democratic members of Congress they need a better-educated and more diverse workforce to stay competitive in the global economy.

By July 27, 2016

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Stem cells restore sight in rabbits and humans

In two different studies, stem cells have been used to regenerate parts of the eye and restore sight to both blind rabbits and blind humans.

By March 10, 2016

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Making STEM your daughter's BFF

A group aiming to get more math and science teachers into schools attracts some big-name backers. The long-term goal: get more women and minorities into the tech industry.

By February 17, 2016

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A cure for blindness? Stem cells may hold the key

A 60-year-old is the first person in a test to see whether the foundational cells can help reverse a vision problem called macular degeneration. Early results should arrive in December.

By September 29, 2015

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Obama and Bloomberg and Biden, oh my! Twitter reacts to DNC heavyweights

President Barack Obama throws his support to his former rival and everyone slams Republican nominee Donald Trump on the third night of the Democratic National Convention.

By July 27, 2016

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Proposed Lego set honoring women of NASA wants your vote

A suggested new Lego set honoring female pioneers who helped further US space exploration could hit store shelves if it gets enough votes on the Lego Ideas site.

By July 27, 2016

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Qualcomm agrees to pay $19.5 million in gender discrimination settlement

Plaintiffs in the class action suit said women at Qualcomm were paid less than "the men who work beside them."

By July 27, 2016

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Technically Literate: EROS

When it's impossible to distinguish true love from passion induced by an illegal chemical, does anyone really care? Original fiction by Nayomi Munaweera, published exclusively by CNET.

By July 26, 2016

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Crave giveaway: Piper DIY electronics kit for kids

Do your kids like playing Minecraft? This week's giveaway lets young ones build their own computer, then teaches them about programming through the game.

By July 22, 2016

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Alleged iPhone 7 goes up against iPhone 6S in video clip

The comparison video reveals dual speakers and a larger camera for this year's upcoming iPhone but no other discernible differences, at least not on the outside.

By July 18, 2016