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Tokyo Olympic Stadium Designer Strikes Back at Critics

July 28, 2015 9:40 am | by Ken Moritsugu, Associated Press | News | Comments

The architects behind a scrapped plan for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic stadium blamed the bidding process and rocketing building costs for the spiraling price tag, striking back at claims that ...


Photos of the Day: Developing the Atomic Bomb

July 28, 2015 9:37 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A new PBS special looks into the creation of the atomic bomb in the city of Los Alamos and will feature newly-restored footage of nuclear weaponry. "The Bomb," which begins ...


PBS Special 'The Bomb' Seeks to Tell Story of Atomic Weapons

July 28, 2015 9:34 am | by Russell Contreras, Associated Press | News | Comments

The creation of the atomic bomb in a New Mexico secret city and newly restored and declassified footage will be featured in a new PBS special released as the 70th anniversary of ...


United Express Makes Emergency Landing at Milwaukee Airport

July 28, 2015 9:32 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A Milwaukee airport official says all passengers are safe after a United Express plane made an emergency landing due to a mechanical problem. Airport spokeswoman Pat Rowe says ...


Software Turns Smartphones into Tools for Medical Research

July 28, 2015 9:21 am | by Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Jody Kearns doesn't like to spend time obsessing about her Parkinson's disease. The 56-year-old dietitian from Syracuse, New York, had to give up bicycling because the disorder affected her ...


Stephen Hawking Fields Questions on Artificial Intelligence

July 28, 2015 9:18 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Have a question about artificial intelligence and think theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking is the man to ask? Hawking is giving the Internet-going public a rare ...


Apple Watch Will Be Sold at Some Best Buy Stores

July 28, 2015 9:16 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The Apple Watch is heading to some Best Buy stores ahead of the holiday shopping season. Best Buy Co. says it will sell the Apple Watch at 100 of its ...


NY Wins $600M Hub for Photonics Research, Development

July 28, 2015 9:14 am | by Carolyn Thompson, Associated Press | News | Comments

Rochester, whose fortunes have risen and fallen with the demand for futuristic technologies from former powerhouses like Xerox and Kodak, is looking for its next big breakthrough in ...


Nike Offers Partial Refund to End FuelBand Lawsuit

July 28, 2015 9:09 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Nike will give partial refunds or gift cards to people who bought FuelBand fitness trackers in the last 3 1/2 years, resolving a lawsuit that says the products can't accurately tally how ...


Microsoft Launches Windows 10: Here's What That Means

July 28, 2015 9:06 am | by Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Microsoft's new Windows 10 operating system debuts Wednesday, as the longtime leader in PC software struggles to carve out a new role in a world where people increasingly rely on ...


Federal Officials Examine Probable Cause of Spaceship Crash

July 28, 2015 9:04 am | by Kevin Freking, Associated Press | News | Comments

The National Transportation Safety Board is considering what caused a Virgin Galactic spaceship to break apart over the Mojave Desert during a test flight 10 months ago, killing the co-pilot and seriously ...


Scientists Worry About Arms Race in Artificial Intelligence

July 28, 2015 9:01 am | by Danica Kirka, Associated Press | News | Comments

Scientists and tech experts — including Prof. Stephen Hawking and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak — warned Tuesday of a global arms race with weapons using ...


3D Printing Caps Used to Help Babies Recover from Flat Head Syndrome

July 27, 2015 5:30 pm | by Jake Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter | Round Ups | Comments

Because parents are encouraged to place their infants on their backs while sleeping, the children sometimes develop Flat Head Syndrome, which is caused when a baby repeatedly sleeps the same way.



Battery Industry Tends Toward Diversity; Brand Recognition Low

July 27, 2015 4:32 pm | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter, Design Group | News | Comments

As wearables become more popular, battery technology has to keep up in order to adapt for efficiency and comfort. A new analysis from Frost and Sullivan discusses the implications of macro trends ...


Drones Speed Through FPV Obstacle Course in U.K.

July 27, 2015 4:00 pm | by Jake Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter | Round Ups | Comments

Drone enthusiasts recently flew their UAVs through the UK’s first-purpose built first person view quadcopter racecourse in an attempt to demonstrate their piloting prowess. The race, which took place at a park...



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