Does Waze put police officers' lives at risk?

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 3:12pm
Some law enforcement officials want to put the brakes on a feature of the popular navigation app
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NASA scrubs launch of climate research satellite

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 2:17pm
The launch of a $916 million NASA soil moisture satellite was postponed Thursday due to high winds
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Apple launches bug-fixing iOS 8.1.3

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 1:27pm
The latest update to iOS 8 reduces the amount of space needed to install an update and squashes a number of bugs
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Drew Brees on technology used on sidelines

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 12:53pm
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees joins "CBS This Morning" to talk about how the addition of Microsoft Surface tablets to NFL sidelines is changing the game. Brees is a paid spokesperson for Microsoft Surface tablets.
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Six-second Vine videos turn man into celebrity

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 12:45pm
The Internet has the power to propel just about anyone to fame. One man is banking on that celebrity. Jerome Jarre went from arriving in NYC without a home to becoming one of the hottest acts on the Internet. Gigi Stone Woods reports on how one man's life changed with only six seconds.
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Police say Waze traffic app could put officers at risk

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 11:58am
Law enforcement officers want to put the brakes on a feature of a popular navigation app. It lets users self-report traffic jams, accidents and even the location of police. Carter Evans reports on why some argue it puts officers' lives at risk.
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The future of Air Force One

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 1:58am
Air Force One is getting an upgrade. CBS News aviation expert Mark Rosenker tells CBSN's Jeff Glor and Gigi Stone Woods that the Air Force will replace the current fleet of presidential planes with Boeing's 747-8 model.
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New car safety report underscores dangers of small cars

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 12:25am
The Insurance Institute For Highway Safety tested more than three dozen late-model vehicles to see if new safety features are preventing deaths. Chip Reid reports on the results.
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Robot explores volcanic depths

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:42pm
A small rolling robot may be able to give scientists an idea of the way the magma travels up a volcano during a eruption. 'Volcano Bot Two' can go as much as 100 meters deep. It has an infrared imaging camera that can send live video to the surface while scientists remotely navigate it.
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50,000 Super Bowl simulations, one clear winner

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:15pm
A sophisticated prediction software ran tens of thousands of scenarios and picked one team to win 60 percent of the time
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​5.7 earthquake shakes Northern California coast

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 8:45pm
No immediate reports of damage or injuries, no threat of tsunami
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YouTube too overloaded to filter terrorist videos

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 7:00pm
Google said the site's staff can't keep up with - and take down - all the terrorist propaganda and violent material that gets posted
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New space telescope would be higher-res than Hubble

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 6:37pm
University of Colorado researchers have come up with a design that might just give the iconic Hubble a run for its money
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​Uber delivering puppies on demand

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 4:41pm
In a one-day-only promotion, the ride service is taxiing pups to homes and offices for 15-minute blocks of playtime
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On Challenger anniversary, NASA's day of remembrance

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:40pm
NASA pauses to memorialize the astronauts who lost their lives in the Apollo, Challenger and Columbia tragedies
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9 ways professional sports are going green

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:26pm
From saving water to building wind turbines, pro teams and leagues are making a play to green up their games
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What's Netflix's secret to success?

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:24pm
What is behind the wild popularity of TV shows on Netflix? According to the company, it's all about data, but there's also some intuition. CBSN's Elaine Quijano speaks to New Yorker editor Nicholas Thompson about Netflix dancing between intuition and judgment and data when predicting a hit TV show.
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iPhone 6 sales shatter expectations

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:16pm
Apple sold 34,000 iPhones per hour for 90 days straight, blowing sales estimates out of the water. New Yorker editor Nicholas Thompson joins CBSN with what is driving the demand and whether Apple can ever top this.
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What Apple is doing right in China

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:12pm
Despite phones that cost twice as much as Asian competitors' models, the American tech company is gaining ground
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Drones pose security, privacy challenges

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 12:12pm
The drone that crashed onto the White House South Lawn has raised questions about the threats posed by small flying drones. Chip Reid speaks to Drone Shield founder Brian Hearing who is trying to keep up with the looming threat from the air.
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