More adults embrace sexting in relationships

CBS Sci-Tech - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 11:39am
New research shows 88 percent of adults surveyed admit to sexting
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State of emergency declared in Colorado over mine spill

CBS Sci-Tech - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 1:50am
City and county declare local emergencies after 3 million gallons of toxic wastewater from abandoned mine spill into Animas River
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How authorities infiltrate the Internet underworld

CBS Sci-Tech - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 1:26am
Pro tip for going undetected in the web's underbelly: "Refer to everybody as 'bro,'" says one Secret Service agent
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Touchjet Pond: A projector that fits in your pocket

CBS Sci-Tech - Sun, 08/09/2015 - 8:30pm
It's actually handheld Android computer that puts a fully functional touchscreen on a wall you can interact with
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Mystery fungus killing snakes in several states

CBS Sci-Tech - Sun, 08/09/2015 - 4:30pm
Fungus affects several species, but rattlesnakes hit especially hard; scientists say it's similar to disease that's killed millions of bats
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Almanac: The origin of escalators

CBS Sci-Tech - Sun, 08/09/2015 - 2:07pm
On Aug. 9, 1859, the patent for "revolving stairs" was awarded to Nathan Ames
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Inside two big hacker events in Vegas

CBS Sci-Tech - Sat, 08/08/2015 - 11:36am
Hackers who used to hide their identities now openly attend the annual Black Hat conference, one of two hacker events this week in Las Vegas. Government cyber-security officials will be there too
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Toxic sludge turns river in Colorado orange

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 08/07/2015 - 9:31pm
EPA crew trying to clean up old mine causes waste to enter Animas River in southern Colorado, contaminating it with lead, cadmium and arsenic
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Inside the hostile, helpful world of hacking conventions

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 08/07/2015 - 8:59pm
What happens when you put 10,000 hackers in one hotel? A n00b's guide to Black Hat and DEF CON
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See Mercury, Jupiter and a star in bright formation

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 08/07/2015 - 7:27pm
Celestial bodies will align in an equilateral triangle in the western night sky
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Use Firefox? You need this security update, stat

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 08/07/2015 - 6:21pm
Mozilla released an emergency fix to secure the web browser against a bug that lets hackers find and steal sensitive files
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Tinkerbell gets new tech as Disneyland turns 60

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 08/07/2015 - 5:43pm
For its 60th anniversary, Disneyland gave some of its classic rides and biggest shows a high-tech upgrade
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This Verizon move should make Apple worry

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 08/07/2015 - 5:19pm
Its new wireless contracts won't include subsidies for handsets, which could change the dynamics of phone sales
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Take a video tour of the curious dwarf planet Ceres

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 08/07/2015 - 4:51pm
New NASA video highlights a complex surface of craters, mountains, and the confounding source of those famous bright spots
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On Disneyland's 60th anniversary, a high-tech upgrade

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 08/07/2015 - 4:00pm
A behind-the-scenes look at the lights, sights and sounds making the Disney's classic theme park more magical than ever
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China suspected in hack on American Airlines

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 08/07/2015 - 2:31pm
The world's largest airline and travel company Sabre are investigating possible attacks by group linked to OPM, Anthem hacks
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Wasp turns spider into zombie slave before killing it

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 08/07/2015 - 1:04pm
Mind-controlling Japanese wasp forces spider host to do its bidding, then sucks it dry and makes a cocoon from its silk
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​Almanac: Escalators

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 08/07/2015 - 1:03pm
The first patent for "revolving stairs" was issued on August 9, 1859 - the first step towards the modern escalator
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Toxic frogs' venomous head spikes could kill you

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 8:24pm
Researchers discovered the amphibians' dangerous weapons the hard way in the wilds of Brazil
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​Android flaw lets hackers spy on you with your own phone

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 7:34pm
Hundreds of millions of Android phones are vulnerable to a bug found - ironically - in troubleshooting tools
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