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Computer Program to Take on World's Best in Texas Hold 'Em

April 27, 2015 9:51 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Carnegie Mellon University researchers are going all in, pitting a computer program against some of the world's best professional poker players. Computer science professor ...

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Photos of the Day: 'Millennium Camera' to Make a 1,000-Year-Long Exposure

April 27, 2015 9:50 am | by Bob Salsberg, Associated Press | News | Comments

Jonathon Keats, a San Francisco writer and self-described experimental philosopher and conceptual artist, has designed a "millennium camera" that he intends to mount in a ...

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A 1,000-Year Exposure Showing a Changing Earth

April 27, 2015 9:47 am | by Bob Salsberg, Associated Press | News | Comments

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then Jonathon Keats figures a picture can also span a thousand years. Keats, a San Francisco writer and self-described experimental philosopher and conceptual artist, has designed ...

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Billionaires Face Off in Renewed Texas Space Race

April 27, 2015 9:42 am | by Michael Graczyk, Associated Press | News | Comments

An isolated edge of vast West Texas is home to a highly secretive part of the 21st-century space race, one of two being directed in the Lone Star State by Internet billionaires whose personalities and corporate strategies seem worlds apart ...

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Harley Recalls Nearly 46K Motorcycles

April 27, 2015 9:29 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Harley-Davidson is recalling nearly 46,000 motorcycles in the U.S. because they could stay in gear due to clutches that won't fully disengage. The recall covers certain Electra Glide, Ultra Limited, Police Electra Glide, Street Glide ...

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Ford Recalls 390K Cars to Fix Door Latches

April 27, 2015 9:17 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Ford is recalling about 390,000 cars because the doors may not latch properly and could open while the cars are in motion. The recall covers certain 2012 through 2014 Ford Fiestas, and 2013 and 2014 Ford ...

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American, United Delay, Change Boeing 787 Orders

April 27, 2015 9:13 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

American Airlines Group Inc. says it will delay delivery of five Boeing 787 jets in response to slower growth in international travel demand. American announced Friday that it will take the planes in 2017 and 2018 instead of 2016 ...

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Backpack Strap Used by Apollo 14 Moonwalker Sells for $41K

April 27, 2015 9:10 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A backpack strap used by an Apollo 14 astronaut as he moved around the surface of the moon in 1971 has sold at auction for nearly $42,000. Massachusetts-based RR Auction says the strap that Edgar Mitchell brought back as ...

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Start of Dwarf Planet Mission Delayed After Small Mix-Up

April 27, 2015 9:07 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

NASA said Friday observations of a dwarf planet have been delayed slightly after a communication glitch. The Dawn spacecraft circling dwarf planet Ceres was supposed to kick off its science campaign in the morning ...

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Telescope Website Taken Down in Apparent Cyberattack

April 27, 2015 9:02 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

An apparent cyberattack Sunday temporarily disrupted the main website of Thirty Meter Telescope, the organization trying to construct one of the world's largest telescopes near the summit of Mauna Kea on Hawaii's Big Island ...

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Boeing Could Move Engineering Jobs Overseas

April 24, 2015 5:40 pm | by Jacob Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter, Design Group | Round Ups | Comments

The STEM job market is ever evolving as a result of promising job growth and movement. That change was on display this week ...

Health Band Users Don't Plan on Moving to the Apple Watch

April 24, 2015 4:54 pm | by Jacob Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter, Design Group | News | Comments

Users of fitness trackers won’t be driven to jump to the newly released Apple Watch, according to one survey ...

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Metallurgy of Wrought Aluminum Webinar

April 24, 2015 4:46 pm | by Industrial Metallurgists, LLC | Events

Michael Pfeifer, the president of Industrial Metallurgists, will be holding a Metallurgy of Wrought Aluminum webinar on Thursday April 30, 2015, 10 -11 am central time. The topics will include the composition differences between the ...

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DoD's Cyber Strategy Being Backed by Northrop Grumman

April 24, 2015 2:44 pm | by Jacob Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter, Design Group | News | Comments

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) announced its new cyber strategy on Thursday and Northrop Grumman has already voiced its support ...

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Shocking Shark Among 4 Design Fails This Week

April 24, 2015 2:26 pm | by Melissa Fassbender, Editor, @melfass | News | Comments

Euro-Pro is recalling its Shark vacuums cleaners due to a shock hazard. The company has received 62 reports of incidents in which ...

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